Originally Posted by bobbylockes
clARIFY dial was the issue. many thanks!!
any ideas how I can practice my ssb skills (or lack of them). I cant seen to find a channel that has any sailor chit chat.
I installed it as proof of concept on my boat today and did something ad could send but nothing was understandable.
Try 14.300 USB...always someone there. Maritime Mobile Net should be heard mostly after 12 in the afternoon depending on conditions. Yes it's an Amateur radio frequency but it's a very active net and should give you some experience for you to listen to gain experience.