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Re: Cost of email at sea services

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Originally Posted by rockDAWG View Post
The upfront cost of SSB is prohibited in today's technology, unless you are a radio head and enjoy chatting with others, or have the SSB system came with the boat. I would not invest 3k to 4k.
A common opinion but not substantiated. There are good reasons why SSB is part of GMDSS and sat phones still are not.

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