> Welcome to contesting. You may be interested to hear about my
> progression of increased scores and standings which runs
> completely counter to the theory that SO2R is worthy of a new
> category. I have been seriously doing SOABLP SO2R contesting
> since 2001.
> The point is IT'S THE ANTENNAS and LOCATION that make the
> difference in many cases. Not SO2R. I wouldn't hesitate in
> an instant to go to SO1R from my current station vs. SO2R
> from my old station. SO2R is a red herring..its the whole
> package that wins.not SO2R. I love SO2R and would not want
> to give it up, but for those in the contesting community that
> keep focusing on SO2R as a separate category, it just IS NOT
> the BIG EQUALIZER.IT'S THE ANTENNAS!
Excellent testimony, Ed (N1UR). Unfortunately, it will probably have little
impact on the mindless SO1R vs. SO2R rants.
Ed - W0YK
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