[CQ-Contest] [DX-IS] Re: RBN Announcement on FT8 Spotting
k9yc at audiosystemsgroup.com
Wed Jun 13 12:58:54 EDT 2018
On 6/12/2018 6:13 PM, Radio KØHB wrote:
> What is the point of spotting something to me that is already clearly visible on my computer screen (and if it isn’t visible, of what value is a spot)?
Since E-skip is so important during the summer months on 6M, I find the
display of 6M spots on dxmaps.com to be extremely useful, and I send
them a few bucks each year. I think that these spots come from the
Sometimes that isn't clearly visible on my FT8 screen. This is often how
I've been aware of openings in the opposite direction of where my beam
is pointed. A month or so ago, it's how I found two JA openings a few
days apart, while I was working east and on the other TX cycle.
73, Jim K9YC
More information about the CQ-Contest