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Drill Press Upgrade - Part 1 Design Process
For years I have persevered with my floor mounted drill press. I had fastened this to the concrete floor in the shop with anchor bolts but the position of it wasn't ideal. Obviously a home workshop is in a constant state of flux and is constantly evolving s...

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2018 has arrived and no woodworking - yet
It is a cold January 2018 day today. The car was frozen up and I opened the shop for the first time since before Christmas and put the heating on. Nothing had rusted so the application of CRC 3-36 periodically throughout the year had worked its benefits. CR...

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First QSO(s) using FT8
I recently downloaded the Release Candidate for WSJT-X v1.8.0-rc1 as I was curious to try out the new FT8 mode. After ticking the boxes Auto Seq and Call 1st I tuned to 20 metre band and set the program to call CQ. There was a bit of waiting before a statio...

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WSJT-X 1.8 Release Candidate
I've just downloaded the release candidate for WSJT-X fromĀ https://physics.princeton.edu/pulsar/k1jt/wsjtx.html and installed it. This version has the new FT8 mode and I was eager to try it out. It seems to be able to automatically establish communications ...

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JTAlert once again supports Ham Radio Deluxe - but read on
I just noticed this on hamapps.com "New JTAlert 2.10.0 is available for download. This version has full support for FT8 and the 15sec T/R period. HRD v6 logging is again supported. HRD v5 and V6 users need to upgrade their JTAlert version to 2.10.0 to avoid...
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