Amateur Radio Armed Forces Day Next Weekend.
This is a fun event that will give you an opportunity to experiment with that SPLIT button. Listen on the MARS freq, the operator will announce the specific Amateur freq the station is monitoring. And the next time the DX says 'Up,' you'll know how to do it!
And if you're concerned about legality, it is specifically authorized in Part 97.111(a)5.
If you have to worry about the cost of HF e-mail, you can't afford the boat.
CW: The mode that accomplishes the most with the least circuitry, the least spectrum, and the least power.
What hath God wrought?
He hath wrought that pounding brass still kicks .- ... ...