And some rare stations ask on their QRZ page for callers to NOT include their grid so they can work as many as possible. Openings on the VHF bands can be fleeting. Plenty of time when the band is closed to find out grid squares if required.
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73, Paul G4IJE.
From: main@WSJTX.groups.io <main@WSJTX.groups.io> On Behalf Of Jim
Sent: 30 September 2021 19:29
Subject: Re: [WSJTX] QSO sequence #QSO_practices
On 9/30/2021 9:31 AM, Jeff Townsend wrote:
And if the person is operating from somewhere other than home the gridWhen 6M opens to JA, virtually all JA stations call with signal report, so that
becomes a lot more important.
more QSOs can be made during the opening. I learn their grid from LOTW. At
first, many omitted their grid from LOTW, but after a few seasons, nearly all
There's been a Russian operating /MM in the Pacific CQing with no grid.
I've worked him several times in pursuit of rare CQ Fields, and his grid is in
LOTW a few days later.
73, Jim K9YC
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