[AMRadio] The Ultimate NonHam Ham experience


Mark K3MSB mark.k3msb at gmail.com
Wed Feb 25 18:49:36 EST 2015


Well put Kim.

And, as someone that does remember the days of paper logs and paper dupe
sheets,  I'm sure glad I have a computer to do the logging now!

The important thing with this issue is to keep the playing field level.

73 Mark K3MSB

On Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 6:36 PM, Kim Elmore <cw_de_n5op at sbcglobal.net>
wrote:

> Oh, please. This is a remotely controlled station, not automatic.
>
> Should we all go back to straight keys along with paper logs and paper
> dupe sheets?
>
> How many here are contesters? No one can be even remotely competitive
> without computers. DX clusters are here to stay. They differ from the good
> old days in that the pile gets big faster. DX clubs used to maintain
> calling trees because they didn't have DX clusters.
>
> Simply because these guys didn't contest in the same way it was done in
> the good ol' days doesn't make any less ham radio. Simply different.
>
> Kim N5OP
>
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