[amsat-bb] QSO Protocol

Paul Stoetzer n8hm at arrl.net
Sun Oct 2 21:51:56 UTC 2016

Grid square isn't required. Time certainly isn't needed in any exchange
(except for BARTG RTTY contest).


Paul, N8HM

On Sunday, October 2, 2016, Jeff Yanko <wb3jfs at cox.net> wrote:

> Callsign and grid square is all that is needed, plus the time, (UTC).
> Signal report on any birds isn't necessary.
> BTW, signal reports aren't needed for HF QSO under WAS or DXCC.
> 73,
> Jeff  WB3JFS
> On 10/2/2016 1:37 PM, Joe wrote:
>> What is the standard for a minimal contact of what must be exchanged for
>> a valid QSO?
>> Joe WB9SBD
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