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Re: [CQ-Contest] cut numbers

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Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] cut numbers
From: Paul O'Kane <pokane@ei5di.com>
Date: Sun, 25 Nov 2012 10:57:32 +1100
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On 25/11/2012 06:13, Marc - ON7SS - OO9O wrote:

First time I heard some send AE for 15.....
Well the guy lost the time he would have won, had
> to ask three times for a repeat before he sended 15.

The CQWW exchange is known in advance for many zones,
including zone 15.

There was no need to ask for a repeat.  You knew, from
the callsign, that the zone was 15.  Sending a zone as
AE is similar to sending a report as ENN - and no one
needs a repeat in those circumstances  :-)

Paul EI5DI

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