[CQ-Contest] 1 X 1 Callsigns-Contest (dis)Advantage?
w5robert at blkbox.com
Mon Nov 10 22:30:42 EST 1997
> > I agree with Trey's comment...it's always better to be loud than funky!
> > And yes, there is a confusion factor with a 1x1 call. I was at the M6T
> > multi-multi in CQWW Phone last year. Was asked too many times for a
> > repeat of the call and what country I was in!
No question. When those 1x1's called (hc5c) during CQ WW we always went
through one repeat to insure it really was a 1x1. IF you ain't doing
the world radiosport contest - ditch the 1x1. I don't think the
intended "special" use of 1x1 to be for advantage during a contest.
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