[CQ-Contest] 10 minute rule explained
w9sz.zack at gmail.com
Thu Jul 30 09:58:23 PDT 2009
Yes but why 10 minutes? Why not one or two minutes?
73, Zack W9SZ
On Thu, Jul 30, 2009 at 10:53 AM, Tree <tree at kkn.net> wrote:
> > But, what is the idea behind the 10 min rule for M/S, anyway? It's
> > a single transmitter, just multiple operators. What makes this any
> > different than a S/O making band changes?
> > Just wondering. Seems to me like a really silly rule...that's why I
> > a decent explanation of why.
> Without the 10 minute rule - one can just use unlimited transmitters and
> operate like they were a full multi-multi. The intent of the 10 minute
> rule (or a limited # of band changes/hour) is to "enforce" the intent of
> the category - which is that you have two stations setup.
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