Re: personal distance record with FT8 #ubitx #ft8

Gordon Gibby <ggibby@...>
 

Yes, but their  throughput is very low, and in emergencies, I’m not sure how much vital messaging you can get done with them.....

Communications protocols are a trade off


Gordon




On Aug 30, 2018, at 10:19, Doug W <dougwilner@...> wrote:

The K1JT modes sure do give you a high action to watt ratio.  I have FT8 QSO's between USA and ZL on just over 4w which is 13,176.51km (8,235.318 miles). On my raspberry pi WSPR rig I have reports from ZL as well and that is on .1w.
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