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Author Topic: WCK now operational from SE Minnesota  (Read 307 times)

Offline W0WCK

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WCK now operational from SE Minnesota
« on: December 05, 2018, 0205 UTC »
I have placed beacon WCK on the air from extreme Southeast Minnesota, grid square EN43AR, 13.56025 mHz.

Signal reports may be emailed to W0WCK@arrl.net.

Dave, W0WCK

Offline William Hassig

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Re: WCK now operational from SE Minnesota
« Reply #1 on: December 22, 2018, 0317 UTC »
At 0310utc I tried to tune it in but there is too much rhythmic fast chirps and beeps 24/7/365 from a huge commercial/industrial area just west of O'Hare airport and I am located 5 miles (8km) north of that. Maybe I'll try on xmas morning but they'll probably still be there. 
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