[CQ-Contest] Fwd: Prosign for Please Copy

Bob Grubic bobgrubic at gmail.com
Tue Nov 24 13:16:20 EST 2020

Ward N0AX,

I always thought of 5NN as a sort of Preamble in the exchange, meaning "get
ready, here it comes."

But, I like your interpretation better: "Please copy." That's funny and
also spot on!  (Thumbs up)

Bob NC6Q

---------- Forwarded message ---------
From: Ward Silver <hwardsil at gmail.com>
Date: Tue, Nov 24, 2020 at 10:10 AM
Subject: [CQ-Contest] Prosign for Please Copy
To: CQ-Contest <cq-contest at contesting.com>

>  In CW contests we will be required to begin every
> exchange with "Please copy" (sent in Morse, of course).

As far as I can tell, "5NN" is the prosign for "please copy" :-)

73, Ward N0AX
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