[CQ-Contest] Beginner Contester Flyer
nss at mwt.net
Fri Jun 19 08:56:44 EDT 2015
I wonder how many actually did this?
I did in the days before memory keyers came to be. I had a Hallicrafters
"TO" keyer, and I indeed started to do that so I could key and paper log
quicker. was getting actually pretty good at it too. Then the MFJ
Grandmaster keyer came to be and my whole world changed forever!
The Original Rolling Ball Clock
On 6/18/2015 10:23 PM, w7dra at juno.com wrote:
> want a contest within a contest? send left handed with a hand key you
> made yourself. paper log.
> mike w7dra
> On Thu, 18 Jun 2015 18:14:50 -0400 k9gx at thepoint.net writes:
>> Joe, Bob, et al;
>> I'm a contester, broadcaster and writer. Been busy trying to handle
>> promotion on our FD effort here. Will be glad to assist you with
>> any way I can.
>> Thought starters: "Imagine working your DXCC (or a hundred
>> in a weekend"
>> "Radiosport requires concentration, accuracy and a winning spirit.
>> Hone your operating skills"
>> "The contesting fraternity are some of the finest operators and most
>> colorful characters in amateur radio"
>> "Set personal goals, improve your operating skills and earn some
>> operating awards..which look great on the wall of your shack"
>> "Contests really p**s off the AM ragchewers on 75 meters!"
>> This is a great idea. Ought to make the finished product available
>> local clubs and the League.
>> Mark Steven Williams
>> Elizabeth, IN
>> Quoting "Bob, W3IDT" <w3idt at comcast.net>:
>>> On 6/17/2015 5:23 PM, Joe wrote:
>>>> I'm putting together a flyer that we can give out at club
>>>> Field Day, any amateur event. It is to help try to get more
>> people into
>>>> So I'm looking for ideas as to why someone should do contests.
>>>> Joe WB9SBD
>>> What you want to find is an article written by W2SKE (Major CBS
>>> in the 1950s and 1960s):
>>> The Battle Of The Hams - Sports Illustrated - 6-30-1958
>>> Brief Google surfing leads to dead links.
>>> I think K3ZJ has a live copy (This email copied to Dave).
>>> Bob, w3idt
>>> . Robert F. Teitel, W3IDT .
>>> . .
>>> . W3IDT at arrl.net .
>>> . W3IDT at comcast.net .
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