Quite a number of members of our facebook-group asked for an introduction and/or links for FT8.

There are plenty of very good websites and there is a lot of information available, so we did not want to re-invent the wheel but rather publish some (what we think) useful links.

The official WSJT-website of Dr. Joe Taylor, K1JT with the latest full-versions for Windows, Mac and Linux, the user-guides in English, German and Swedish and all the release notes:

New FT8 website in Italy, full of useful informations, in italian only:

Tips for FT8 DXers, by Gary Hinson, ZL2IFB/G4IFB:

Website to JTDX:

User-Manuals, Videos etc. for JTDX:

MSHV, another software that includes FT8:

FT8 on YouTube:

FT8 with Icom’s IC-7300:

Time-Sync programmes:

K7AR FT8 DX cluster

K8ZT Digital Mode Collection


If you find any other good and helpful links or info about FT8 please tell us so we can add them to our website.