Re: On Contests


Martin Tuip
 

I think you should get bonus points for being able to type out the first 25 digits of the pi number without using a macro in a QSO
 
 
My 2cts
 
 
Martin
KG7HAX
 

Sent: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:49 AM
To: 070@...
Subject: Re: [070] On Contests
 
 

Does this "level the playing field" ? 
 
Actually, I really don't think there is any such thing as a "level playing field" in ham radio because there are just too many variables in equipment, antennas and propagation. The only way that the playing fields could be leveled is if everyone was at the same station location.
 
Jerry  n9avy
 

From: "Drew from Zhrodague drew@... [070]" <070@...>
To: 070@...
Sent: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:43 PM
Subject: Re: [070] On Contests
 
 
Hm, that would work great for me - FN00 !!

On 3/25/15 1:25 PM, Joseph Miller kj8o.ham@... [070] wrote:
> FWIW, I like it... The Feld Hell Club (hellschreiber operating mode) has
> an award where you get point​s for the Grid Locator Number. The "00's"
> are scored as 100 points. If one digital club uses it, why can't another?
>
> 73 de Joe KJ8O PODXS 1244, FH 2912
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> On Wed, Mar 25, 2015 at 1:14 PM, Jerry n9avy@...
> [070] <070@...
> > wrote:
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> Here another suggestion that everyone will hate:
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> How about one where the grid number is the number of points you
> receive for each contact ? I'm in EN52 and you should get 52
> points for working me. Use s/p/c's as multipliers as everyone ends
> up with a pile of points !
>
> Jerry N9AVY
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> --
> It's important to think. It's what separates us from lentils. Jack Lucas
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Drew from Zhrodague
post-apocalyptic ad-hoc industrialist
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