[CQ-Contest] How many hours do SOAB entrants actually operate?

Joe nss at mwt.net
Sun Mar 31 08:12:31 EDT 2013

Or how about yeah another new category.

The contest window is still the full 48 hours.  But you cant operate 
more than 24.

Skill strategy, comes in now. Not just the biggest signal. But when is 
best to maximize possible score and LOTS of time offs. So everyone 
should be able to do it.

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On 3/30/2013 8:35 PM, Tom Osborne wrote:
> Mike said:
> I suspect a "24 Hour" category would show very positive numbers initially.
> I'm doubtful there would be this sudden surge of "Casual Joe" type ops (they
> typically get on when they get on) but maybe a few would up their game.  In
> all likelihood the bulk of "24 Hour" entrants would come from "30-36 Hour"
> guys that dial it back.  Net result is less overall activity/QSOs.  But that
> may all be fine and good in the end.
> Hi Mike
> But, what if all the 24 hour guys operate the first 24 and then quit?  That
> would make for a boring weekend for the 48 hour guys.  73
> Tom W7WHY
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