I'm sorry, I had to go back and read this several times in case I was
missing something. The I went and checked the calendar to make sure it
was not April 1st.
This, to me, is so self-evidently a "no", it is hardly even worth asking
the question. How can a single operator unassisted imagine it is ok to
use a remote receiver in another continent to check if the run frequency
is in use?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Pete Smith N4ZR"<firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "reflector cq-contest"<CQ-Contest@Contesting.COM>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:35 AM
> Subject: [CQ-Contest] Aniother rules/remote RX issue
>> I was at a multi-multi this weekend, and one of the ops asked this
>> I know that I can't use a remote receiver, even from a multi-multi, for
>> example to catch weak Europeans on 160, But what about using one to
>> check and see if your run frequency is clear in your target area? Is
>> that against the rules?
>> I thought this was a pretty easy "yes" but the other guy seemed
>> unpersuaded, so I thought I'd crowd-source the answer.
>> 73, Pete N4ZR
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