[CQ-Contest] [WriteLog] [RTTY] Suggestions for RTTY RU

Steve **KT0DX** kt0dx at comcast.net
Mon Jan 3 06:18:58 PST 2011

To help out our brothers that use Writelog I will put the DE before my 
call.  But I will only put the DE in my CQ
and my TU key.  The DE should not be necessary when you send the report 
anyway and should avoid the problem of 599 CO  DE KT0DX. (Is he in 
Colorado or Delaware)


On 1/2/2011 20:01, Jim Reisert AD1C wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 2, 2011 at 12:57 PM, Jerry Flanders<jeflanders at comcast.net>  wrote:
>> Thanks for the reminder and tips. Let me add one additional tip: Many
>> of us think the "DE" is not necessary, and can even be confusing when
>> copy is difficult because DE = DELAWARE.  I haven't sent a DE in
>> years in a RTTY contest, and have had no problems because of it.
> DE is necessary if you are NOT using a "super check partial" database
> in WriteLog.   WriteLog will only highlight calls if they are in SCP
> or are preceded by "DE"
> 73 - Jim AD1C

More information about the CQ-Contest mailing list