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Offline ChrisSmolinski

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March 2019 Beacons
« on: March 04, 2019, 1155 UTC »
March 4:
1050 UTC: A 2097.3, starting to fade out
1054 UTC: Windy 4102.8, fair to good signal
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Re: March 2019 Beacons
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2019, 1021 UTC »
March 12:
1015 UTC: Very good signals from both A on 2097.3 and Windy on 4102.8, better than recent conditions.
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Re: March 2019 Beacons
« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2019, 1023 UTC »
March 22:
1022 Good signals from both A and Windy, which did not seem to be very wind this morning.
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Re: March 2019 Beacons
« Reply #3 on: March 22, 2019, 1109 UTC »
A, 2097.28 kHz at 1107Z.  Weak but readable.  About 11 seconds between transmissions.

Rx: kiwiSDR in Midland, VA.  80M OCF dipole.

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Re: March 2019 Beacons
« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2019, 1115 UTC »
W windy, 4102.85 kHz.  Weaker than A, but still readable.  1114Z.

Rx: kiwiSDR in Midland, VA.  80M OCF dipole.

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Re: March 2019 Beacons
« Reply #5 on: March 26, 2019, 0947 UTC »
March 26:
2097.3 Weak signal from A
4102.8 Good signal from Windy, with quite a few wind dits.
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Re: March 2019 Beacons
« Reply #6 on: March 27, 2019, 1013 UTC »
1012 UTC March 27:
2097.3 A Somewhat weaker than usual
4102.8 Windy Good/average signal, lots of wind.
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