locked Re: Hound Settings


Tom V. Segalstad
 

 

Is it the Hound control which keeps your Cat under control, Jim ???

 

73 from Tom (LA4LN)

 

 

Fra: Jim W
Sendt: torsdag 26. november 2020 kl. 18.03
Til: main@WSJTX.groups.io
Emne: Re: [WSJTX] Hound Settings

 

HI Jim,

Thanks for your comments. I do have Cat control with the TS-590S, so no
issue there. The instructions in the Help file are very precise, I just
needed to read ALL of the Details, not just some of it. Hi!

73s
Jim
VA3XOV

-----Original Message-----
From: main@WSJTX.groups.io <main@WSJTX.groups.io> On Behalf Of Jim Shorney
Sent: November 25, 2020 10:38 PM
To: main@WSJTX.groups.io
Subject: Re: [WSJTX] Hound Settings


What Bill said, but you also need a good knowledge of how your radio works
to run without CAT split or entirely without CAT. WSJT-X will auto-QSY your
audio for you but you need to ensure that it all fits in your passband. That
may involve tweaking your base RF frequency a little bit but completely
do-able.

73

-Jim
NU0C

On Wed, 25 Nov 2020 13:42:55 -0500
"Jim W" <jamesw.va3xov@...> wrote:

> Hi Bill,
>

>
> So, I missed that part in the Help File. My bad. Thanks for the
explanation for a newbie Hound!!!
>

>
> 73s
>
> Jim
>
> VA3XOV
>

>
> From: main@WSJTX.groups.io <main@WSJTX.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bill
Somerville
> Sent: November 25, 2020 12:52 PM
> To: main@WSJTX.groups.io
> Subject: Re: [WSJTX] Hound Settings
>

>
> On 25/11/2020 15:38, Jim W wrote:
>
> I set up WSJT as a Hound for the first time. I followed the Help File
directions on setting up for Hound. When I clicked ok, a window popped up
stating I need to be in Split. I could not find this in the Help file on
setting up for Hound. Does Hound need to be in Split?
>

>

>
> 73s
>
> Jim
>
> VA3XOV
>
> Hi Jim,
>
> FT8 DXpedition mode Fox & Hound modes require operation with Tx offsets as
low as 300 Hz, it is strongly recommended to use on of the WSJT-X split
operating modes to ensure you transmit a clean signal. If yo do not have
working CAT control for you rig then see item 5 in the FAQ of this document:
>
> https://physics.princeton.edu/pulsar/K1JT/FT8_DXpedition_Mode.pdf
>
> 73
> Bill
> G4WJS.
>

 


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Tom (LA4LN)

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