Re: Bitx-40 net? #bitx40
Robert D. Bowers
(Laugh!) I remember when PSK31 started. I used to be active on
it... a little. Then life happened. I also used to work JT65 a
little, but again life happened (and the software I used
I could cobble together cables, but I really would prefer to use this for what it was intended - SSB (I meant to use it mobile, but my van is too electrically noisy - and fixing it would be a major and un-affordable undertaking). Joining nets would be an answer. An afternoon/evening net would be best, as my limitations make mornings... difficult. (There is one net I've wanted to join for some time, but the early morning doesn't work at all.)
I've tried some nets in the past (with my other radio), but got treated to religious and political rants, which I don't care for. I will try again.
On 6/24/19 8:39 AM, Don - KM4UDX wrote:
Our local club (Vienna Wireless Society, in Vienna Va) has various nets almost every night in phone, digital, and CW). My humble v4 works well with all of them. But, getting a "SSB qso in the wild" is a rare bird. While listening to a contest, some island was calling CQ, and on a whim I answered, and I was floored when they came back to me. It was the first non-net qso. I was freaked and actually jumped for joy. (Getting out of the seat is good anyway, hahah).