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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #855 on: March 17, 2020, 1843 UTC »
Windy is again sending telemetry this morning

4102.840 KHz  Windy. Weak signal with fading. Light breeze. Temp ? and Battery 12.? v
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #856 on: March 18, 2020, 1437 UTC »

4102.835 KHz  Windy. Fair signal. Intermittent breeze. Temp 58  and Battery 11.4 v
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Good signal, 15 dB over the noise floor
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Good signal, 15 dB over the noise floor
7039.400 KHz  Russian "M". Good signal, 10 dB over the noise floor

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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #857 on: March 19, 2020, 1331 UTC »
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Weak signal
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Weak signal

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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #858 on: March 20, 2020, 1245 UTC »
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Weak signal with fading
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Weak signal with fading
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #859 on: March 21, 2020, 1407 UTC »

4102.835 KHz  Windy. Fair signal. No breeze. Temp 58  and Battery 11.2 v  (very low battery)
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Good signal, 10 dB over the noise floor
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Good signal, 15 dB over the noise floor

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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #860 on: March 23, 2020, 1425 UTC »
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Barely readable
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Weak with rapid fades
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #861 on: March 25, 2020, 1727 UTC »
4102.835 KHz  Windy. Faint signal. Faint breeze. Temp 77  and Battery 11.7 v 
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #862 on: March 27, 2020, 1312 UTC »
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Weak with rapid fades
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Weak with rapid fades
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #863 on: March 28, 2020, 1515 UTC »
4102.840 KHz  Windy. Fair signal. Faint breeze. Temp 67  and Battery 11.5 v
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #864 on: April 01, 2020, 1203 UTC »
4102.840 KHz  Windy. Good signal. Sending three dits
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Fair to good signal.
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Weak with rapid fades
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #865 on: April 02, 2020, 1618 UTC »
I think I just noticed that Windy transitioned from 4 dits to telemetry

4102.840 KHz  Windy. Fair signal. Faint breeze. Temp 83  and Battery 12.3 v
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #866 on: April 04, 2020, 1312 UTC »
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Weak with rapid fades.
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Fair with rapid fades
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #867 on: April 04, 2020, 1334 UTC »
Windy just popped up

4102.840 KHz  Windy. Fair signal. No breeze. Temp 55  and Battery 11.7 v
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #868 on: April 06, 2020, 1308 UTC »
7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Fair signal
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Fair signal
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #869 on: April 07, 2020, 1451 UTC »
Windy's battery is getting dragged way too low. Pray for sunshine   8)

4102.840 KHz  Windy. Fair signal with some fades. Light breeze. Temp 61  and Battery 11.2 v

7039.200 KHz  Russian "F". Weak but readable signal
Jim
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