[CQ-Contest] Sweepstakes legends

Fred Laun K3ZO aalaun at ibm.net
Wed Jul 9 23:33:25 EDT 1997

Matt, K7BG wrote:

>I was reading an old NCJ yesterday with an article by W9IOP that was
>originally published in 1960. The article was titled, "How to beat the
>winners" and was full of useful tips for operating SS. As I understand it,
>W9IOP and W4KFC were the kingpins of SS in those days and into the early
>I began to ponder the psyche of these operators and I, with some amazement,
>realized that (at least as far as said article goes) there was no mention of
>"two radio" operating.

Far from using two radios, Vic, W4KFC, even changed plug-in tank coils in
his military-surplus BC-610 (which was his only amplifier) every time he
changed bands!

73, Fred

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