[CQ-Contest] Aniother rules/remote RX issue

Paul O'Kane pokane at ei5di.com
Wed May 30 11:48:33 PDT 2012

On 30/05/2012 16:35, Pete Smith N4ZR wrote:

> I know that I can't use a remote receiver, even from a multi-multi, for
> example to catch weak Europeans on 160,  But what about using one to
> check and see if your run frequency is clear in your target area?  Is
> that against the rules?

It seems to me that when you use the internet to
find, facilitate or make contest QSOs, then what
you're not is single-op unassisted.

A separate issue - local skimmers don't need the
internet, but their use as multi-channel decoders
is generally considered to be assisted.

Paul EI5DI

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