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861Re: [dxatlas] Re: CW Skimmer 1.2

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  • Pete Smith
    Jun 23, 2008
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      At 11:41 PM 6/22/2008, jeraldvolpe wrote:
      >.... also.....
      >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?
      >Jerry, KKG6TT

      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
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