[CQ-Contest] 40 meter SSB Contest musings
N4XM Paul D. Schrader
n4xm at iglou.com
Mon Mar 28 21:38:09 EST 2005
W4BCV!!! That sounds like a nice call.
Paul N4XM (ex W4BCV)
At 05:52 PM 3/28/2005 -0500, you wrote:
>I got on and worked several pages of DX mostly cross band.
>The most serious problem I noted was you never know who is working who. By
>that I mean say CN2R is listening on 7254 and W4XX calls on that frequency
>and replies 59205. Is he really working CN2R or another DX station. I
>noticed on Saturday nite that CN2R was asking "are you calling me?"
>Most serious contestants have gotten that "worked before" after a few
>contacts from a Dx station.
>I decided to give their call quickly without phonetics then the call I was
>using at the club (W4BCV). One Italian replied "finally one I know that is
>I also noted G6PZ was using their newly allocated band and working simplex
>73 Dave K4JRB (W4BCV)
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