Topband: Strange propagation
barry.n1eu at gmail.com
Fri Jan 15 09:07:30 EST 2016
On Fri, Jan 15, 2016 at 9:00 AM, Herbert Schoenbohm <
herbert.schoenbohm at gmail.com> wrote:
> Climbing Mt. Everest is something of vast personal acheivement but land on
> top with a helicopter and having your picture taken to prove you were there
> is quite another.
> Herb Schoenbohm, KV4FZ
> On 1/15/2016 8:31 AM, Mark van Wijk, PA5MW wrote:
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>> Can they add /RHR or such please?
>> So I can choose if I want to make this kind of QSO.
>> BTW, I require a remote solution for climbing Everest or participate in
>> Car Racing.
>> That is currently not possible from where I am sitting and I demand the
>> 73 Mark, PA5MW
>> -----Original Message----- From: Louis Parascondola via Topband
>> Sent: Thursday, January 14, 2016 11:47 PM
>> When a ham operates a remote station using his call sign that is within
>> the continental US, it makes no difference. If a ham is operating at an
>> alternate QTH he does not have to sign/X any longer. Those days are gone.
>> SO even if you look him up it does not mean he is at that location. The
>> rub comes in when you want credit for an award like WAS, so what credit do
>> you get? I suppose he needs to know where the station is located so he can
>> write it on a QSL card for your credit.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Barry N1EU <barry.n1eu at gmail.com>
>> To: topBand List <topband at contesting.com>
>> Sent: Thu, Jan 14, 2016 5:06 pm
>> Subject: Re: Topband: Strange propagation
>> This is a BIG issue to grapple with. It would make sense to me that a
>> callsign transmitted over the air should correspond to a station location
>> in a publically viewable registry and if the location of the transmission
>> deviates, the callsign needs to append /XX to reflect the station
>> 73, Barry N1EU
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