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Offline DYGradio

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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #195 on: November 18, 2020, 2120 UTC »
Windy now sending "H" 21:20 UTC 18 NOV 2020
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #196 on: November 21, 2020, 1617 UTC »
1218 UTC 21 NOV 2020:  "TMP 59 B 115" with wind pips better than 1/sec.   Well above the noise at times.
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #197 on: November 22, 2020, 0034 UTC »
Battery needs replacement. Anyone want to volunteer to swap in a new one?  I'll pass the hat.

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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #198 on: November 22, 2020, 0224 UTC »
TMP 68 B 113 About two dits per second wind. Very strong signal this evening. 02:24 UTC 22 NOV 2020
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #199 on: November 22, 2020, 0246 UTC »
Battery needs replacement. Anyone want to volunteer to swap in a new one?  I'll pass the hat.

John (Windy Fan Club member)

Iíll go
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #200 on: November 23, 2020, 2321 UTC »
Road trip!

(a bit of a slog from the east coast, but it would be good to swap out the batt)

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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #201 on: November 27, 2020, 0138 UTC »
"S" with a strong signal. 01:38 UTC 27 NOV 2020
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #202 on: November 28, 2020, 0042 UTC »
Strong signal with minimal fading. Variable winds 1-3 dits per second. TMP 59 B 119

00:39 UTC 28 NOV 2020
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #203 on: November 28, 2020, 1457 UTC »
1115 UTC 28 NOV 2020:  "TMP 48 B 115" variable wind speed (~1-2 pips/sec).
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