[RTTY] BARTG HF Contest 2015 Preliminary Results
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Wed Apr 15 16:54:29 EDT 2015
On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 3:20 PM, Bill Turner <dezrat at outlook.com> wrote:
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> On Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:32:00 -0700, W0YK wrote:
>>Ragchewing is the place to "care" about the QSO exchange and to send
>>Contesting is a sport where the purpose of the
>>exchange is to test our ability to send and copy accurately and quickly.
> OK, but why not test our ability with something non-boring? Life is
> to short to waste it finding out what time the other guy has.
We'll obviously never agree but when I see the same thing over and
over, like a name, I get bored. Time, like a serial number, is
ever-changing. And times even less boring because it changes
regardless of what either op does. If you miss a S/N, you can watch
the other guy's next QSO and figure out what yours was. Can't do that
with time - very not boring!
Peter Laws | N5UWY | plaws plaws net | Travel by Train!
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