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Re: [CQ-Contest] RDXC updated FAQ - Remote operation

To: "Mark" <pa5mw@home.nl>
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] RDXC updated FAQ - Remote operation
From: <kzerohb@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 27 Feb 2011 09:34:57 -0700
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Actually I'm 'shrinking' the point, not stretching it.

If a 'non-amateur' communications link is 'cheating' then the length of that 
link is immaterial, isn't it?

Paul, in a direct email, makes an apparent exception to his rule by 
conceding that "anything goes in the 500-metre circle at each end of the 
QSO".  Translation:  "It's not cheating if it is on your own property."

I'm interested in knowing the rationale for this logical disconnect in his 

73, de Hans, K0HB/K7
"Just a boy and his radio"

-----Original Message----- 
From: Mark
Sent: Sunday, February 27, 2011 4:48 AM
To: kzerohb@gmail.com
Cc: Paul O'Kane ; cq-contest@contesting.com
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] RDXC updated FAQ - Remote operation


You're stretching it to the point of ridiculous.
Please stick to the "boy and his hobby" as you've always greatly mastered in 
the past.

73, Mark PA5MW

On 26 feb. 2011, at 23:20, kzerohb@gmail.com wrote:

> I have a non-amateur 802.11(n) wireless network in my home.
> Is it permissible for me to run a RTTY contest from a laptop in my 
> favorite
> recliner while watching a football game over this network?
> 73, de Hans, K0HB/K7 

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