I still disagree. I send 68 because that is the year I was 1st licensed. Now I
have been through the following calls...
license expires, grace period is increased from 2 yrs to 5yrs but I didn't know.
At 5years and 6 months...
back to N4VI.
I intend to keep sending 68.
-------------- Original message ----------------------
From: Jim Reisert AD1C <email@example.com>
> Sorry, I was half-asleep when I wrote this.
> My intent is to tie the CK to the callsign used in the contest, not to
> the operator(s) who may be using that callsign. Maybe this wording is
> closer to my intent:
> CK represents the last two digits of the year that the station whose
> callsign is being used in the contest was first licensed.
> On 11/7/2007 8:06 AM, Jim Reisert AD1C wrote:
> > I would like to propose a modification to the ARRL Sweepstakes rules,
> > specifically:
> > 4.4. Check (the last two digits of the year you were first licensed);
> > Can this be changed to "(the last two digits of the year the callsign
> > used in the contest was first issued to the station)?"
> > This would eliminate the confusion of what CK to send by multi-ops and
> > school stations.
> > 73 - Jim AD1C
> Jim Reisert AD1C/Ø, <firstname.lastname@example.org>, http://www.ad1c.us
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