[CQ-Contest] Signal reports

Steve Miller millersg at dmapub.dma.org
Wed Jun 4 10:45:51 EDT 1997

> I am curious whether serious contesters feel the same way.  That is, do
> you send 599 just to save time and effort in transmitting

Yes, it makes for an easier/faster QSO.

, and on the
> receiving end you would just as soon get honest reports, or does
> receiving honest reports slow you down and annoy you?

For me, honest reports are annoying since 3 items (call, rst, exchange) 
must be logged versus 2. Besides, as a contestor - I like being loud 
so any report less than S9 is obviously an error  ;)

Steve Miller   N8SM   millersg at dma.org   http://www.dma.org/~millersg

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