[CQ-Contest] Why 160m in SS?

Doug Smith W9WI w9wi at earthlink.net
Tue Dec 20 09:05:23 EST 2005

> At 12/19/2005 07:47 PM, Dale Martin wrote:
> >Why is there a 160m band category (?) in SS CW/SSB? 

To go in the other direction...  what about VHF?  

I'm probably missing something, but I don't see anything in the SS rules
that prevents the use of amateur frequencies above 30MHz.  I definitely
recall seeing in an old SS writeup (admittedly from the 1950s!) where
someone took advantage of an Es opening to work a number of QSOs on 6
Doug Smith W9WI
Pleasant View (Nashville), TN  EM66

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