Content (e.g. blog posts, information pages, and files/links) about the activities of the RRRA Technical Committee and the equipment/systems they maintain, along with technical topics of general interest.
FT8 is a new mode included in WSJT-X versions 1.8 and later.
This weak signal mode is intended—and optimised—for making efficient
barebones contacts; a definite plus during this time of poor
propagation. Although FT8 does not support rag-chewing or contesting
exchanges it is, none the less, well worth trying out in the Amateur Radio
spirit of learning and experimentation.
Ever wonder about amateur radio in space? Learn all about it here with this
great presentation by Doug Tabor - N6UA explaining all about chasing
satellites at the 2018 Winter Hamfest hosted by Northern Colorado Amateur
Radio Club. 1