[CQ-Contest] Logs - Upload don't email
2bfrank at orcon.net.nz
Wed Jun 12 01:14:34 EDT 2013
I'm pleased to note that more and more contest organisers have a log
upload facility rather than just accepting log email attachments. In view of
what happened to me recently I will be uploading when ever possible.
My wee tale of woe - as usual operated in the 2012 ARRL 10m contest,
sent my log by email and sat back. Having just checked the scores I noted
my log was not counted. A little research revealed that I had sent my log to
10m at arrl.org instead of 10meter at arrl.org. Okay it's all my fault, but
surprisingly the ARRL email server didn't send me a "your email is
I'm annoyed with myself because my log of 919 contacts and claimed
score of 441,100 would have been the second highest DX CW HP score.
Had a quad heart bi-pass operation just four weeks before the contest, so
was feeling quite pleased with myself that I had managed to operate for 30
Oh well, there's always another year, but you can betcha I'll be uploading
my log not emailing it!
73, Frank ZM2B/ZL2BR
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