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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #315 on: July 02, 2016, 1048 UTC »
2097.310 KHz. Beacon A is 20 dB over the noise
7039.300 KHz  Russian letter beacon K again 30 dB over the noise floor and distorted
7039.400 KHz  Russian letter beacon M about 20 dB over the noise, heavily overshadowed by K

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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #316 on: July 02, 2016, 1552 UTC »
7039.300 KHz  Russian letter beacon K, weak but readable
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #317 on: July 04, 2016, 1618 UTC »
7039.300 KHz  Russian letter beacon K, very weak
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #318 on: July 04, 2016, 1727 UTC »
7039.360 KHz  T beacon came up for a little while and faded out
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #319 on: July 14, 2016, 1351 UTC »

7039.300 KHz  Russian letter beacon K, fading from 20 to 10 dB above the noise. Still sounds distorted.
7039.400 KHz  Russian letter beacon M, barely readable
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #320 on: July 15, 2016, 1329 UTC »
7039.360 KHz  T beacon, weak with slow fades
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #321 on: July 15, 2016, 1334 UTC »
4096.360 KHz  Haystack, weak but readable
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #322 on: July 15, 2016, 1617 UTC »
 July 15,
K and T at 1320 utc....about the same strength both weak

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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #323 on: July 16, 2016, 1252 UTC »
Woke up a little early to beat the sunrise and the noise from rooftop solar systems

2097.310 KHz  A beacon, weak but readable

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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #324 on: July 16, 2016, 1353 UTC »
4095.875 KHz  Viking, weak, slightly unstable in first second of key up
4096.260 KHz  Hexie, weak
4096.360 KHz Haystack, weak
7039.345 KHz  T beacon? Weak
« Last Edit: July 16, 2016, 1355 UTC by Teotwaki »
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #325 on: July 19, 2016, 1324 UTC »
4094.200 KHz  unknown, very weak, waterfall pattern looks like dashes. Not the X beacon.
4096.360 KHz  Haystack, weak but readable
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #326 on: July 20, 2016, 1248 UTC »
2097.305 KHz  A beacon, Good signal with light fading


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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #327 on: July 20, 2016, 1258 UTC »
A local noise source at 7 mhz suddenly shut off and I can hear weak signals. Maybe a street light switch?

7039.300 KHz  Russian letter beacon F, very weak but readable
7039.400 KHz  Russian letter beacon M, very weak but readable
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #328 on: July 20, 2016, 1319 UTC »

7039.345 KHz  T beacon
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Re: My Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #329 on: July 21, 2016, 1355 UTC »
7039.300 KHz  Russian letter beacon F, Barely readable and fading
7039.400 KHz  Russian letter beacon M, very weak
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