The TRANSPARENCY of The COOL

In some ways it’s good that the COOL meets some resistance, this shows that the foundations of the systems are 100% water tight and open to public scrutiny as to whether a contact is legit or not. The resistance primarily…

The easiest way to log on The COOL

As easy as One, Two, Three. I somehow find the smartphone to be convenient. Only three required fields, the rest are OPTIONAL! The “heavy lifting” can be done on a PC like editing and transferring of logs. One must just…

The COOL and RaDAR Sport

Actually RaDAR Sport is where the ideas of The COOL began. This artificial intelligence (AI) video brought back some fond memories. They are still applicable! Outdoor radio, no limit on equipment, rapid deployment amateur radio. Moving amateur radio Stand still…

Congratulations Helge ZS6HB

A COOL report: Well done Helge, the COOL CW Operators Club are extremely proud of you. Helge had logged his AWA contest QSO’s on The COOL and it was within minutes that we could see he, Ludwig and Ed were…

Cellphone logger updated

Well, the Cabrillo scene has changed The COOL a little to start accepting FIVE NINE NINE’s again! The RST’s take up valuable vertical space but hopefully okay on most smartphones. Actually easier to use than a PC just you can’t…

RST’s are back

Seems the world still needs 599’s ………. International contests require a separate RST, sent and received, even if it’s FIVE NINE NINE ….. So far available on the PC.

Second Cabrillo submission test

START-OF-LOG: 3.0CONTEST: ARRL-DX-CWCALLSIGN: ZS6BNELOCATION: MolopoCATEGORY-OPERATOR: SINGLE-OPCATEGORY-ASSISTED: NON-ASSISTEDCATEGORY-BAND: 10mCATEGORY-POWER: LOWCATEGORY-MODE: CWCATEGORY-TRANSMITTER: ONEGRID-LOCATOR: KG34acCLAIMED-SCORE: 00001CLUB: The COOL CW Operators ClubCREATED-BY: The COOLNAME: EddieADDRESS: 50 Piet my vrou avenueADDRESS-CITY: Molopo Private ParkADDRESS-STATE-PROVINCE: Northwest provinceADDRESS-POSTALCODE: 2740ADDRESS-COUNTRY: South AfricaOPERATORS: ZS6BNESOAPBOX: First attempt at Cabrillo submissionQSO:…