So that means a human ear can copy a CQ at 35 wpm, and the callsign
at 30 wpm, but the skimmer can't.
Oh, thats too bad.
> Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2010 17:09:08 -0400
> From: email@example.com
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: [CQ-Contest] Speed Change Prevents Skimmer Spot
> After consultation with VE3NEA, he confirms that any speed change
> between the keyword (CQ, TEST etc.) and the call-sign will stop CW
> Skimmer cold. Also, CQs in the format TEST N4ZR (only one of each) will
> be spotted.
> For those who are interested, I will be publishing on
> email@example.com a full explanation of how Skimmer identifies
> CQers (run stations) and validates callsigns.
> 73, Pete N4ZR
> The World Contest Station Database, updated daily at www.conteststations.com
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