Re: [RTTY] [ARRL-LOTW] I found this to be common in LoTW
- Well I'll put on my flame resistant suit.
(I'm a retired firefighter and still have my gear hanging on a hook.)
I think we should go back to 'you move, you apply for a new call that
represent your state/district'.
Or...you sign /# ALL THE TIME.
Goggles, Coat, Hat, Gloves, Boots are on. fire aways guys.
On 10/6/2007 7:00:47 PM, Joseph Lutz (kwz99@...) wrote:
> Hi Bill, etal:
> I agree with you completely regarding the xx9xx
> and /6. I can confirm that also as I kept wondering
> why everyone was getting their 4O5A LoTW cfms
> so fast, and I had zilch!! Then I 'hit my reset' and
> realized that I did not submit my log also as
> W7LPF. Primarily for RTTY contests I use /3 -
> and sometimes on CW - when I do, I upload the
> contest files to LoTW twice - as W7LPF &
> W7LPF/3. [Catches some everytime!!]. BTW,
> my 4O5A contact was there. I remembered that
> the operator replied without the /3 although I
> repeated it, but as you know in a contest, you
> do not want to spend time trying to confirm
> something like that. Sometimes I can have as
> many as 20 additions for the call structure that
> I did not employ for that contest [used W3LPF,
> and get additions when submitting the /3].
> Joe W7LPF [OR /3]
> BTW - I know I will have to probably put on a
> flame resistant suit for my next statement - but:
> The should require anyone outside their 'call
> designated area' indicate
> that fact with their
> call - like the old daz!!
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