[VHFcontesting] VHFcontesting Digest, Vol 59, Issue 2

Vince Adams vinoul at hotmail.com
Mon Nov 5 03:07:53 EST 2007


> > On Sat, 3 Nov 2007, R Johnson wrote:> > > Couple of day later he asked me a question I couldn't answer.> >> > The question is: If all the other Sprints run from 7 PM to 11 PM local time, how come> > the 6M Sprint runs from 2300Z to 0300Z. He figured out that the West Coast was starting> > at 4 PM local time while he was starting at 7 PM local time, giving the West Coast a 3hr> > daylight advantage over the East Coast.> >===============================================
 
Perhaps the 6m sprint should be held first.  Maybe have it right before the Sept VHF contest as a warmup of sorts.  Then there would be a greater chance for some Es action.  Even mid-Sept still has some days with good Es activity.  Just a thought.... 
 
Looking forward to January,
 
Vince - N9VN
 
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