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TX Delay needed for FT8 and PGXL?

Is there a TX delay needed for FT8 while using the PGXL amp?

Answers

  • Mack
    Mack Member ✭✭✭
    edited March 2019
    20 ms should work perfectly.

    73,

    Mack
    W4AX
    Alpha Team
  • Greg - KØGDI
    Greg - KØGDI Member
    edited July 2018
    I wasn't sure.  Thanks Mack!


  • John - AI4FR
    John - AI4FR Member ✭✭
    edited July 2019
    Interesting topic. Not sure if Mack was referring to the settings in SDR or what FT8 software you're using, but if it is wsjt-x, there is a setting under file, settings, advance, to cause a delay between PTT and the start of the transmitted audio. I think the default for wsjt-x is .2 seconds so that delay might already be in effect.
  • Mack
    Mack Member ✭✭✭
    edited March 2019
    I was referring to SmartSDR TX Delay. Mack W4AX

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