[CQ-Contest] mobiling

Zack Widup w9sz at prairienet.org
Thu Dec 5 13:18:43 EST 2002

On Thu, 5 Dec 2002, jim funk wrote:

> K4OJ wrote:
> In the FQP crossing a county line for the mobiles is like suddenly
> showing up in North Korea - the pileups when you hit the new counties
> are fast and furious...
> And, generally speaking, you don't get thrown out of the county.
> Well, wait a second; that *has* happened....

I'm curious if that HAS happened.

For some reason the sheriff's dept. in the county I live in (Champaign
county) has gotten a reputation for kicking out VHF hilltop contesters.
It hasn't happened to me yet, but a few people I know have been chased off
hilltops with no real explanation given.

73, Zack W9SZ

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