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Re: [CQ-Contest] Real Time Scoreboards

To: CQ Contest <cq-contest@contesting.com>
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] Real Time Scoreboards
From: "Kenneth E. Harker" <kenharker@kenharker.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2006 09:27:12 -0700
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On Sat, Oct 21, 2006 at 06:24:03AM -0700, k2kw-8@adelphia.net wrote:

> It's OK to have a Real Time Scoreboard in WRTC, but not OK for CQWW or 
> other contests?  

What makes the WRTC scoreboard different:

* The WRTC competitors themselves were never allowed to see the scoreboard
  during the contest.   This was enforced by on-site referees.

* The WRTC scoreboard listed the call signs of the team members, not the 
  call sign being used over the air.  I'm not sure how you would anonymize
  a real time scoreboard for CQWW.

* The WRTC competitors did not submit their logs for the IARU HF World 
  Championship - they were in essence operating a separate contest of their 

Kenneth E. Harker WM5R

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