[CQ-Contest] Interesting Contest Idea....

Lee Buller k0wa at swbell.net
Tue Jan 23 09:37:57 EST 2007

  Well, I appreciate the idea....sounds like fun.  But, I remember I was very happy when I could put the crystals away and use the VFO.  it wasn't much a VFO either (VF-1) but it gave me freedom!  Yea, I remember those days, but I also remember that there were three novices in a 60 mile radius of me on 40 that had the same exact crystal.  Talk about QRM.
  I appreciate the idea but ....Naw!  
  Have you guys noticed how much nastalgia there is in ham radio today.  Old rigs, old times, etc. etc.  I enjoy it...and I love the smell of burning tubes....but I really don't want to go back except to tinker.
  Flame suit on....
  Lee - K0WA

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