[CQ-Contest] Re:1 pt qso

Jan-Erik Holm JEH at on.mobile.telia.se
Thu Apr 30 09:28:18 EDT 1998

>EU to EU QSO counts 1 point. 
>We don't have any 2 points QSOs on high bands (or 4 points on low bands) as
>you have.
>VI. Points:
>(a) Contacts between stations on different continents are worth three (3)
>points on 28, 21 & 14 MHz and six (6) points on 7, 3.5 & 1.8 MHz.
>(b) Contacts between stations on the same continent, but different
>countries, are worth one (1) point on 28, 21 & 14 MHz and two (2) points on
>7, 3.5 & 1.8 MHz. Exception: For North American stations only - contacts
>between stations with the North American boundaries are worth two (2)
>points on 28, 21 & 14 MHz and four (4) points on 7, 3.5 & 1.8 MHz.
>(c) Contacts between stations in the same country are permitted for
>multiplier credit but are worth zero (0) points.
>So, if you will get 1 point for all the QSOs inside your own country why
>not then also give us 2 points for QSOs in the same continent? Or what is
>the difference between QSO from Ontario to Indiana and from Finland to
>Spain (except we get less points for longer distance)?
>Harry OH6YF
Yes indeed. If this is supposed to be a world wide contest why not
have the same point system for everyone?
I guess the plain fact is since the Americans set the rules it sure
will come out in favour to them.

73 Jim SM2EKM

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