[VHFcontesting] An "eyeball" QSO party?

Christopher Burke chris at n9yh.com
Mon Mar 9 13:36:57 PDT 2009

On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 2:00 PM, <vhfcontesting-request at contesting.com>wrote:

> > I was talking to Jim K7ND this morning and suggested a new
> > contest - how many PNWVHFers can you meeting face to face at Puyallup?
> Swapmeet contesting - I like it.  Should we keep a log of the eyeball QSOs
> or exchange eyeball QSLs to confirm the meeting?  I suggest that points be
> computed based on the sum of the distances traveled by the two parties, and
> that 2nd floor contacts have a 2X multiplier.  Only random, unassisted
> meetings should count, with the possible exception of schedules that were
> arranged before the start of the swapmeet.  Maybe there should be different
> entry categories based on height.

As soon as somebody starts complaining about "hamfest circling" I'm out of
here!  :-D

73!  Chris N9YH

Chris Burke
chris at n9yh.com

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