Re: Frustration

Tim Castagnola

When I got my general and set up a very modest station I was not able to make very many phone contacts and I found that quite frustrating.  After doing some looking around I found ft8 and it filled a void.  Making contacts in Peru, Japan, Australia, and Russia kept me in the hobbie.  It was the stuff I had heard about as a kid that had originally got my interest.

I eventually updated my station and really enjoy the ragchew of PSK but when the band is in bad shape or the pickens are slim I change modes and continue to radio.  That's the important part to me,  radioing.

Two more cents,


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