What is FT8?

From an article on arrl.org dated 08/01/2017 It’s still in beta testing, but FT8 — the latest digital bauble to capture the imagination of the Amateur Radio community — has been luring away many of those already using the popular JT65 “weak-signal” mode. FT8 is included in a beta release of WSJT-X, version 1.8.0-rc1. Among its […]

Winter Field Day 2018 Recap!

Here is the break down of how we did. 135 contacts made, using mostly phone but some digital thrown in there. 110 phone 25 digital. Usually we do more digital, but this weekend we seemed to enjoy phone. Technically we had 2 stations running with a third run by Dennis, who will usually get maybe […]