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Re: [CQ-Contest] SO2R vs SO1R

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Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] SO2R vs SO1R
From: Steve London <n2icarrl@gmail.com>
Reply-to: n2ic@arrl.net
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2017 08:56:32 -0600
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On 08/10/2017 08:06 AM, Kelly Taylor wrote:

Those with that level of equipment will most likely do better than a guy with a 
tribander at 50 feet and a 5btv on the back fence, but that disparity is going 
to exist in SO1R, too.

You have actually described my first SO2R station. Two radios, no amplifiers, a tribander on the roof, and a trap vertical on the back fence. No filters. No fancy audio switching - just a toggle switch. Good for 60-100 extra QSO's and a top-5 slot in CW Sweepstakes.

Steve, N2IC
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