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Rob Atkinson ranchorobbo at gmail.com
Tue Dec 20 17:50:18 EST 2016


On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 3:04 PM,  <manualman at juno.com> wrote:
> Actually, the Extra Class ranks increased by 68.0K from Dec 1999 to Sept.
> 2016.
>

Indeed--it used to be that when Extra involved a 20 wpm CW test, the %
of Extras of the entire US licensees hung steady at 5 percent.

Obviously elimination of the CW test, and of course the other aids
facilitating memorization have pumped up the percentage.

What's the result?  Questions to the QST Q&A column from hams with
Extra class call signs looking for answers for such as why their 80 m.
dipole won't work on 40 m.

73

Rob
K5UJ


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