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Drift Net Beacons 2MHz?
« on: December 29, 2016, 1024 UTC »
Wasn't really looking for these but came across a large group between 2.400MHz to 2.650MHz, these were the ones readable.  Drift Net beacons?


2.415MHz  CW  BL1
2.455MHz  CW  FG6
2.527MHz  CW  PO2
2.599MHz  CW  MV5
2.618MHz  CW  GO6

All of the above between 319-539 report.  There were some others too weak to ident.

Jack VK2XQ
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