[CQ-Contest] Assisted or multi op.?

Pete Smith n4zr at contesting.com
Tue Jul 13 05:12:41 PDT 2010

I think I probably did - I wasn't serious in any case.  Maybe I'll 
submit as a check log to make the point that they need an Assisted category.

73, Pete N4ZR

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On 7/13/2010 7:37 AM, Jimk8mr at aol.com wrote:
> If you enter as Multi-Single, I hope you followed the ten minute on a 
> band rule.  And that's ten minutes on the same mode as well as same band.
> Off hand, I believe the ARRL contests where packet gets classed into 
> Multi-Single are single band contests where a 10 minute rule does not 
> exist.
> There really is a big no-man's land in IARU for packet users.
> 73  -  Jim  K8MR
> In a message dated 7/13/2010 7:04:00 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time, 
> n4zr at contesting.com writes:
>     It's sort of funny the way the rule is worded - as if using spotting
>     assistance is shameful.  Several ARRL contests don't have a single-op
>     assisted category, but they classify single op + packet as
>     multi-single,
>     just as IARU does, but without the pejorative tone.  I'm entering as
>     multi-single.
>     73, Pete N4ZR

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