[CQ-Contest] Time Off Rule

k6ll at juno.com k6ll at juno.com
Fri Sep 17 08:52:28 EDT 1999

On Fri, 17 Sep 1999 13:41:42 +0100 K0HB - Hans <k0hb at arrl.org> writes:
>Why do many contests specify maximum operating time
>(usually for single ops) which is less than the total
>contest period?
>This isn't meant to be an argument "for" or "against"
>but just a query into the thinking behind the rule.
>Thanks & 73,
>de Hans K0HB
>(Married Op)

a. It introduces another element of strategy; deciding which times
   to take off.

b. It allows us geezers to get some sleep.

Dave Hachadorian, K6LL
San Diego, CA
K6LL at juno.com

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