[CQ-Contest] Exchanges

Shelby Summerville k4ww at arrl.net
Thu Nov 24 06:53:44 EST 2005

"Robert Higgins" wrote: "I thought about a random number generator and also
making it part of the popular contest logging programs. But this shuts out
the casual guy who wants to play for an hour or two and not even use a
logging program."

Only if you choose to define casual "as one who intends to submit their
If they are just "playing" for an hour or two, without using their logging
program, there is a relatively good presumption that they won't submit a
log? With this in mind, many, myself included, couldn't care less what they
receive, just that they send the correct exchange? IMHO, it's a "win/win"
situation....the "serious" operator gets the points, and the "casual"
operator gets to play.
Happy Thanksgiving

C'Ya, Shelby - K4WW

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