At 11:41 PM 6/22/2008, jeraldvolpe wrote:
>Since I have modified the rig control script so that CW Skimmer is
>reading and updating the frequency of the Orion's sub receiver I lock
>the Orion's transmitter to the sub receiver VFO too. So clicking on
>the signal on the CW Skimmer display takes the Orion's transmitter
>immediately to the frequency that the DX is listening to at that very
>moment. What can be more valuable than that?
Depends what your objective is - for contesting, the whole idea is to
harvest the calls of stations CQing over as wide a bandwidth as possible,
with Skimmer running in the background. Totally different concept than
DXing, where I agree that the 3 KHz mode is useful.
73, Pete N4ZR