We seek to understand and document all radio transmissions, legal and otherwise, as part of the radio listening hobby. We do not encourage any radio operations contrary to regulations. Always consult with the appropriate authorities if you have questions concerning what is permissable in your locale.

Author Topic: 90dash/min beacon on 8000Khz  (Read 2460 times)

Fansome

  • Guest
90dash/min beacon on 8000Khz
« on: July 13, 2008, 2032 UTC »
[UDXF] UID beacon‏
From:    udxf@yahoogroups.com on behalf of hiferbeacon (hiferbeacon@yahoo.com)
Sent:    Sun 7/13/08 4:25 PM
Reply-to:    UDXF@yahoogroups.com
To:    UDXF@yahoogroups.com

I just started hearing a 90dash/min beacon on 8000Khz my antenna is
broadside north-south from my Colorado location I dont have a clue as
of yet who is running this beacon...please let me know if you hear it...
it is not any of mine.
hiferbeacon@yahoo.com
 

Offline Pigmeat

  • DX Legend
  • ******
  • Posts: 4241
    • View Profile
Re: 90dash/min beacon on 8000Khz
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2008, 0316 UTC »
Their used to be an "S" beacon in the Mojave Desert on that frequency. I've heard it here several times and that's a long haul. Wonder if they've reprogrammed it?

Offline Lex

  • Global Moderator
  • DX Legend
  • *****
  • Posts: 2101
  • Gopher Stomp, Texas
  • i c u
    • View Profile
    • Email
Re: 90dash/min beacon on 8000Khz
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2008, 1307 UTC »
All I hear on 8000 kHz is an African AM station, presumably Eritrea.
That li'l ol' DXer from Texas
Unpleasant Frequencies Crew
Al: Palstar R30C & various antennae
Snoopy: Sony ICF-2010
Roger: Magnavox D2935
(Off-air recordings.)
Email=my name at hotmail dot com