What is drop catching?

From Wikipedia:

Domain drop catching, also known as domain sniping, is the practice of registering a domain name once registration has lapsed, immediately after expiration.

Can I use DNSimple for drop catching?

No, you may not use DNSimple for drop catching domains.

Why don’t you allow drop catching?

Our upstream domain registration providers limit the number of checks we’re allowed to execute. Attempts to engage in drop catching impact all our customers.

What happens if I try to drop catch?

If we observe drop catching, we will disable your account to avoid impacting all DNSimple customers.