[CQ-Contest] Thoughts on 40 SSB
LA5HE Ragnar Otterstad
la5he at otterstad.dk
Wed Nov 2 22:12:11 EST 2005
Not to pour petrol on the fire, but if R1 7040 kc boundary is, with a few
exceptions, simply a bandplan & not a regulatory requirement, then
why is it that gentlemanly EU dominate the band as seen from R3?
It must be a concentration of our bad apples !!!
From where I am, the rest of world is trying to deal with EU chaos &
then EU types slag us off for doing so.
If it is any comfort, it is worse up here !!!!
The DUs & YBs who work SSB every day below 7010 kc are also
entirely legal & will be there for a reason, too.
First step towards being able to get along is to understand others.
Everyone seems to be applying their standards here & not able
to see big picture, so IMHO not gonna get anywhere with this.
Sadly, this reminds of political/ideological/religious/ethnic
The responsability, IMHO is the organiser's ! They set the rules for the
I appreciate that not all rules can be enforced, but at least there would be
pressure on the bad guys who dont play it by the book.
The rules may also contain a provision for disqualification if reports of
are coming in from fe x countries/ continents. That should help, I
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