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QRP rules.. but don't listen to me -

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  • Pete Hoffswell [via Yahoo]
    Just got this GREAT note from Scott. See? I TOLD you QRP s cool. Only a few days left. I DARE you to make a qrp contact. Double-dog dare ya! 73! And, as
    Message 1 of 1 , Apr 26, 2001
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      Just got this GREAT note from Scott.

      See? I TOLD you QRP's cool.

      Only a few days left. I DARE you to make a qrp contact.

      Double-dog dare ya!

      73! And, as they say in qrp circles "72!"


      >X-Apparently-To: petehoffswell@... via web3802
      >X-Track: 1: 40
      >From: Scott.A.Hansen@...
      >Subject: QRP Miles per watt
      >To: pete@...
      >X-Mailer: Lotus Notes Release 5.0.3 (Intl) 21 March 2000
      >Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2001 08:06:06 -0400
      >X-MIMETrack: Serialize by Router on
      >jwimkrs1.na.jci.com/NA/Johnson_Controls(Release 5.0.6a
      > |January 17, 2001) at 04/26/2001 07:22:52 AM
      >X-NZ-Hop-Count: 1
      >
      >Hi Pete,
      >I was messing around last night and I heard Abdullah talking and I thought
      >I would give him a try. About 10 minutes later (big pile up) he came back.
      >He was laughing at me, he said "surely you must be joking, 8 watts! You
      >are 5,9 +10 into Kuwait City."
      >I explained my G5RV at 30 feet and my Alinco running at 8 watts and old
      >Abdullah seemed to be quite amazed. Lots of fun. I am hooked! Anyone can
      >do it at 100 watts, less than 10, now thats a challenge.
      >Thanks,
      >Scott
      >
      >Call: 9K2GS
      >Name: Abdullah
      >Country: Kuwait City, Kuwait
      >Freq: 14.198
      >Mode: SSB
      >Time: 22:13 Est.
      >Date: 4/25/01
      >Power: 8 Watts
      >Miles per watt: 832


      - Pete
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