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Offline KandiKlover

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4094 Beacon
« on: October 19, 2020, 1952 UTC »
I was looking for this and stumbled across a 1 beep per second beacon on 4094 kHz. Does anyone know what this is? It seems strongest around colorado/utah border area. (Not breaking DF rule just general areas)
« Last Edit: October 20, 2020, 1022 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »

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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2020, 1814 UTC »
I have caught the 4094 dasher several times the past couple of days, generally in the early evenings. Good signal last night 4094.0 KHz 01:20 UTC 25 OCT 2020.
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2020, 1123 UTC »
Sounding good right now (1122z) on the Sedona Kiwi
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #3 on: October 27, 2020, 0143 UTC »
4094 beacon just faded up here and seems to be settling in fairly solid. 01:42 UTC 27 OCT 2020
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2020, 0158 UTC »
Pretty good signal on it this evening with some fading. Hearing it on the vertical and also on the 60 ft horizontal long wire. A little stronger on the vertical at this point. 01:56 UTC 29 OCT 2020.
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2020, 0247 UTC »
Nice signal this evening on 4094, some fading but pretty solid overall. 02:45 UTC 31 OCT 2020
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #6 on: November 07, 2020, 0004 UTC »
4094 just faded up as as a new UTC day begins and evening falls across the Arizona farm country. 00:03 UTC 07 NOV 2020
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #7 on: November 12, 2020, 0046 UTC »
4094 fading in and out 00:45 UTC 12 NOV 2020
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #8 on: November 12, 2020, 1119 UTC »
I think this is my first reception of this beacon, dashes about once per second. 1115 UTC 12 Nov 2020.
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #9 on: November 14, 2020, 0006 UTC »
Some fading but a fair signal with its usual dashes roughly one per second. 00:05 UTC 14 NOV 2020
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #10 on: November 18, 2020, 0345 UTC »
Very nice signal, minimal fading at 03:45 UTC 18 NOV 2020
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #11 on: November 27, 2020, 0137 UTC »
Fading up and down just above the noise floor. 01:37 UTC 27 NOV 2020
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #12 on: November 30, 2020, 2355 UTC »
2354 UTC, 30 NOV 2020, very good rx here in Denver. I'm guessing from the reports that it's likely somewhere in the mountain west rather than the desert SW.
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #13 on: December 03, 2020, 0356 UTC »
Weak but readable on KFS SE KiwiSDR
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Re: 4094 Beacon
« Reply #14 on: December 07, 2020, 1131 UTC »
4094 heard here in MD at 1131 UTC 7 Dec 2020 with a weak signal.
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