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Author Topic: KIPM South African listener postcard  (Read 1304 times)

Offline DrBenway

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KIPM South African listener postcard
« on: April 17, 2023, 1305 UTC »
I received this from Alan Maxwell and thought it might be interesting for the archives. He had a listener from South Africa in the early 2000s..



Offline Andrew Yoder

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Re: KIPM South African listener postcard
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2023, 1207 UTC »
Yeah, Vashek Korinek is a hardcore shortwave DXer. He's heard at least a handful of North American pirates. Here's an old "Outer Limits" column where he's mentioned hearing Radio Tellus: https://worldradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX-Short-Wave/Monitoring-Times-IDX/90s/Monitoring-Times-1997-04-OCR-Page-0088.pdf

Here's a report on a DXpedition he was a part of from a decade ago:
http://www.dxing.info/dxpeditions/seefontein_2012_08.dx

I hadn't really thought about it, but if some of these guys are still doing DXpeditions, it might be worth contacting them to coordinate activities. Could be fun for everyone involved
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