[CQ-Contest] CQ WW TEN MINUTE RULE
jjreisert at alum.mit.edu
Wed Dec 12 21:22:49 EST 2001
Right from the web page cqww.com:
"Only one transmitter and one band permitted during any 10-minute period,
defined as starting with the first logged QSO on a band."
That means if you make (log) a QSO on a band at 0015z (for example), you
can not make (log) a QSO on another band until 0025z at the
*earliest*. There is a separate 10-minute counter for the run and
multiplier stations. I.e. you can consider the run and multiplier logs
completely independent of each other for the purposes of the 10-minute rule.
Very easy to understand and interpret.
73 - Jim AD1C
At 09:27 PM 12/12/2001 +0000, G3RIR wrote:
>Does anyone have an "official" interpretation of the ten minute rule as
>applied to CQWW CW Multi-Single. We at M2A have a claimed score of
>6,000,000 points from 4444 "good" QSO's but would rather like to double
>check our log for any possible ten minute rule violations. But I am
>afraid I don't make enough sense out of the rule to write a program.
Jim Reisert AD1C, 7 Charlemont Court, North Chelmsford, MA 01863
USA +978-251-9933, <jjreisert at alum.mit.edu>, http://www.ad1c.com
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