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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #870 on: April 09, 2020, 1456 UTC »
4102.840 KHz  Windy. Fair signal. Sending three dits
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Barely readable.
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #871 on: April 10, 2020, 1510 UTC »
4102.840 KHz  Windy. Fair signal. Light breeze. Temp 48  and Battery 11.5 v
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Barely readable signal


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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #872 on: April 12, 2020, 1448 UTC »

4102.840 KHz  Windy. Weak signal. Three dits
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K". Weak but readable signal for the last hour
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #873 on: April 12, 2020, 1734 UTC »
In the last hour Windy went from three dits, to 4 dits to full telemetry. The sun must be heating the rocks up based on what the temperature sensor is claiming

4102.840 KHz  Windy. Barely readable signal. Light breeze. Temp 81  and Battery 12.4 v


Good sunshine out in the desert

Jim
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #874 on: April 14, 2020, 0156 UTC »
Guess who is baaaack!!!  0155 utc "A" booming in here in northern Utah!

Nice! 

73, Mark
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #875 on: April 14, 2020, 1402 UTC »
2097.290 KHz  The magnificent "A" beacon. Weak but readable
4102.840 KHz  Windy. Great signal. Light breeze. Temp 50  and Battery 11.5 v
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #876 on: April 15, 2020, 1433 UTC »
4102.835 KHz  Windy. Good signal with some deep fades. No breeze. Temp 69 and Battery 11.5 v
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #877 on: April 15, 2020, 1656 UTC »
A nice trio of surprises around 6 MHz

6626.360 KHz  Ditter. Rocky?  Very faint
6626.400 KHz  Rainy. Fair signal
6700.510 KHz  Hexie2K. Weak but readable
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #878 on: April 17, 2020, 1347 UTC »
2097.295 KHz  "A" beacon. Weak and fading with the sunrise
4102.830 KHz  Windy. Great signal. No breeze. Temp 58  and Battery 11.3 v
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K" Beacon. Fair signal
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #879 on: April 17, 2020, 1550 UTC »
6626.334 KHz  Ditter. Rocky?  Fair signal with fading
6626.400 KHz  Rainy. Faint signal with fading

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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #880 on: April 17, 2020, 1635 UTC »
6700.536 KHz  Hexie2K coming up strong
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #881 on: April 18, 2020, 1406 UTC »
4102.830 KHz  Windy. Great signal. Little to no breeze. Temp 60  and Battery 11.2 v
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K" Beacon. Weak signal
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #882 on: April 22, 2020, 1235 UTC »
2097.295 KHz  "A" beacon. Great signal
4102.830 KHz  Windy. Great signal. Small breeze. Temp 63  and Battery 11.8 v
7039.400 KHz  Russian "M" Beacon. Fair signal
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #883 on: April 24, 2020, 1302 UTC »
2097.290 KHz  "A" beacon. Signal belting out at better than 20 dB over the local noise floor.
7039.300 KHz  Russian "K" Beacon. Fair with fading signal
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Re: Teotwaki's Morning Beacon Log
« Reply #884 on: April 25, 2020, 1552 UTC »
LOL, 102 degrees already? Nah   ;D

4102.815 KHz  Windy. Fair to weak signal. Little to no breeze. Temp 102  and Battery 11.6 v
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