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Re: [CQ-Contest] KP2MM Disqualified in ARRL CW 2012

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Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] KP2MM Disqualified in ARRL CW 2012
From: W0MU Mike Fatchett <w0mu@w0mu.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2012 08:05:40 -0600
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Why not upgrade and then not every worry about this again.  *IF* KV4FZ 
was there the entire time as the control op then why not ask them to 
reclassify your logs to assisted?  Just because you did this in the past 
and were not DQed does not make it right.

Mike W0MU

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On 6/21/2012 3:03 PM, yuriy rakushchynets wrote:
> Hello to all
> I was operate in ARRL CW using KP2MM (club call)  trustee KV4FZ.  I have 
> General class licence.
> And Kutzko KX9X told me:
> Yuri-
> You were disqualified from the 2012 ARRL DX CW Contest for operating out of 
> band.
> ARRL Contest Rules state:
> 2.1.Entrants agree to be bound by the provisions and intent of ARRL contest 
> rules.
> 2.2.Entrants agree to be bound by the regulations of their national licensing 
> authority.
> 3.1.All operators must observe the limitations of their operator licenses and 
> station licenses at all times.
> You hold a General class license. Your log shows significant time on 15 
> meters below 21.025, on 40 meters below 7025 KHz and on 80 meters below 3525 
> KHz, which is outside the General class band
> And i second email:
> KV4FZ’s presence is irrelevant. You entered as a Single Operator, and you are 
> a General Class licensee.
> You are the Control Operator in a Single Op log.
> As a Single-Op, you must operate under the limits of your license.
> If KV4FZ was your Control Operator, you are no longer a Single Op.
> You entered as Single-Op and did not meet the rules requirements. Therefore, 
> you are disqualified.
> 73,
> Sean Kutzko, KX9X
> Contest Branch Manager
> My question why i was disqualified if i operate under Extra class privileges 
> and control operator was there all of the time. And WHY i should be in MO 
> entry if control operator did not help me. ( Some times wife brings you 
> coffee and you go to MO entry?)
> I don't feel like i broke FCC or ARRL rules.
> I was operate in many contest and never got this before, but now when i clam 
> high score Unassisted is happening. Of course, the easiest way to pass the 
> Extra class exam, but I wonder if I violated any rule or, or not?
> Need your opinion
> Yuri N2TTA
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