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by VK6CPU
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Beacons
Topic: VK6RPH Beacon
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: VK6RPH Beacon

Thanks for the update Igor
6,2 & 70 all heard clearly at my QTH.
As well as CW ident seem to have what sounds like a JT65 ident.. but start timing is along way off to decode.
its good to have the beacons back.
Thanks
by VK6CPU
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: 50 MHz
Topic: What has FT8 done for 6m ?
Replies: 28
Views: 2616

Re: What has FT8 done for 6m ?

Since noise is essentially random - the longer and at a lower data rate you transmit a signal the easier it is to resolve. So of course JT65 can resolve weaker signals. As stated in earlier posts its horses for courses. Like golf you choose your club/tool for the shot you are playing for. But tongue...
by VK6CPU
Sun Dec 16, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FT8 version 2 is coming
Replies: 38
Views: 3638

Re: FT8 version 2 is coming

It was a surprisingly good take up rate ...considering some are still on WIndows XP ;-)
by VK6CPU
Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: EMC, Interference
Topic: low noise solar inverters
Replies: 14
Views: 2129

Re: low noise solar inverters

Have had a Fronius 5Kw 3 phase inverter for two years now. Don't know its there. Incredibly quiet/clean system.
by VK6CPU
Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: 144 & 432 MHz
Topic: FT8 on 2m
Replies: 12
Views: 1613

Re: FT8 on 2m

144.174 is in the latest frequency list in the Beta of WSjt-X 2.0