It's unnecessary in SS after the callsign anyway because it's part of the
In VHF contests people sometimes ASK me if I'm QRP and I then say "Yes."
But that's different. And on 432 and above, I'm sometimes just as loud as
the people running high power. Hilltops are an advantage.
Maybe there SHOULD be a contest where the receiving station gets extra
points for working QRP stations.
73, Zack W9SZ
On Mon, 23 Oct 2006, Eric Hilding wrote:
> Denny, K8DO, wrote:
> > QRP stations will sign /Q and the station working them will get 1
> extra point...
> PUHLEEEZE... NO "/Q" or "/QRP" monkey business mucking up callsign entries
> in a contest.
> Better to use an ERP identifier in the exchange like the ARRL DX ...leave
> callsigns alone to be the official designations they are.
> Tnx & 73...
> Rick, K6VVA
> P.S. I try NOT to work/log "callsign/QRP" stations in contests ... HIGHLY
> IRRITATING & ABSOLUTELY UNNECESSARY BAGGAGE ADDED ONTO A CALLSIGN ;-(
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