[CQ-Contest] Rule Enforcement - why not power cheating?
Pete Smith N4ZR
n4zr at comcast.net
Sun Feb 26 11:17:47 EST 2017
I hate to change the subject, but why not put the fear of being caught
to work on curbing power cheating? Just like a few speeding tickets on
a road can deter speeding to some degree, spotchecks that catch a few
major cheaters each year in a major contest could go a long way.
I'm not talking about CQ's ill-fated notion of having on-site monitors -
just that the contest committees could deputize a few respected and
well-trusted observers to drop in on suspected violators during contests
to verify that they are at least approximately complying with the
rules. Certainly anyoneusing KW amps as drivers, as recently reported,
would be easy to catch this way.
73, Pete N4ZR
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