[CQ-Contest] LOTW Cert. Renewal

Dick Green WC1M wc1m at msn.com
Sat Oct 15 07:16:55 EDT 2005

One reason to renew the certificate for an old callsign is to retain the
ability to correct any errors discovered in log records already uploaded.

73, Dick WC1M

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bill Coleman [mailto:aa4lr at arrl.net] 
> Sent: Friday, October 14, 2005 11:34 PM
> To: John Bastin K8AJS
> Cc: cq-contest
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] LOTW Cert. Renewal
> On Oct 11, 2005, at 4:37 PM, John Bastin K8AJS wrote:
> > I have another certificate for an old callsign that expires in 
> > December. I'll see what happens with that one.
> Why would you need to renew a certificate for an old 
> callsign? Once you've uploaded all the QSOs for that 
> callsign, you might as well let the certificate expire. 
> There's no reason to renew it.
> You only need to keep current certificates for callsigns for 
> which you still intend to upload QSOs.
> Bill Coleman, AA4LR, PP-ASEL        Mail: aa4lr at arrl.net
> Quote: "Not within a thousand years will man ever fly!"
>              -- Wilbur Wright, 1901

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