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Winlink… One of the first upgrades I made to Reboot for crusing was a Ham/Marine MF/HF (SSB) radio and an STS “Pactor” modem. With this equipment I would be able to send and receive email and weather information via “”. it has worked quite well for many years. I always assumed global coverage. Imagine my surprise to discover a big coverage hole here in the Pacific. We are still communicating with voice and the sat phone. Mike s InReach is sending and receiving texts. So we don t feel cut off. The benefit of newer tech. Fair winds and following seas 🙂 Please note your reply is limited to 160 Latin characters or approximately 135 for non-Latin characters. Sent via Inmarsat. The mobile satellite company