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Glenn Hauser logs September 12-13, 2011

** ANTARCTICA. 15476, Sept 13 at 1247 nothing detectable from LRA36, and only a few signals on 19m, Cuba and VOA 15590 best. Not checked again until 1403 when band has opened up a lot, and there is a carrier now on 15476, with bits of music, still JBA at 1420 making 4 kHz het against 15480 doomed Rampisham (Glenn …

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Glenn Hauser logs September 10-11, 2011

** CHINA. Firedrake Sept 10: 17170, JBA at 2348; no others audible from 15 to 20 MHz Firedrake Sept 11: 7970, very poor at 1224 10300, poor at 1231 with flutter, over CCI maybe really Sound of Hope 11500, poor at 1251 with flutter like 10300; none in the 12s 13920, JBA at 1252, none in the 14s, 15s or …

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Glenn Hauser logs July 30-31, 2011

** CHINA. Firedrake July 31; poor propagation and not as many audible as usual; before 1230: 11500, fair at 1221 12900, fair at 1223; none in the 13s 14700, fair at 1225, none higher Before 1330: 10300, very good at 1317 11500, missing at 1317 12900, good at 1318 13850, very poor at 1321 // 12900; WWCR not making it …

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Glenn Hauser logs July 9-10, 2011

** CANADA. Following up my July 9 report on variable het on channel 2: “1453 UT on 2, local ad mentions Sault Ste. Marie (do French Canadians pronounce it Soo too or really soh?), so CHBX. Nice to be sure I`m not seeing the other CTV station in Ont., CKCO2 Wiarton. The whine caused by video co-channel QRM, wavers slightly, …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 26, 2011

** CANADA. Fitful sporadic E brings in some analog channel 2 peaking from the NNE, fading in UT June 26 at 0025, CCI among several stations. At 0205 now dominating poorly is stand-up comedy, which matches the CTV schedule for this hour, `Comedy Now!`. 1415 UT June 26, again weak Es on ch 2 with antenna still pointed NNE, and …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 23-24, 2011

** ANTARCTICA. 15476, still no LRA36, June 24 at 1236, 1335 chex. I wonder if they even try to fire up any more irregularly (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CHINA. Firedrake June 24: a geomag storm had been predicted for this date, and hi-latitude paths were certainly degraded to missing; yet WWV reported:“Solar-terrestrial indices for 23 June follow.Solar …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 22-23, 2011

** ANTARCTICA. 15476, no LRA36 June 23 at 1253, 1310, 1348 chex (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CHINA. Firedrake June 23; very poor conditions today with little extracontinental above 12 MHz. K-index 3 at 12 & 15; SF 93 yesterday.16100, JBA at 134614700, very poor at 125613920, fair with flutter at 125611500, fair at 1259; JBA at 1352: …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 19, 2011

** CHINA. Firedrake June 19: 7970, very poor at 113410300, poor at 123812270, good at 123411500, fair at 1142; fair at 131912980, fair-good at 131813130, fair at 123313500, good with flutter at 1232; good at 131613920, good with flutter at 1234; fair-good at 131814400, good at 131614720, good with flutter at 1230; good at 131615970, fair at 131416100, very poor at …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 12-16, 2011

** ANTARCTICA. 15476, LRA36 is back. June 16 I started monitoring at 1232 with my usual BFO technique tuned to 15475, and on came a very weak carrier at *1235:50, S2 on the meter; 1242 imagination-level trace of music maybe, now S3 peaking to S7. 1259 still JBA carrier, but now the FRG-7 meter is `resting` at S6 on open …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 11-12, 2011

** CHINA. Firedrake June 12:13130, fair at 1322; none lower; fair at 135213500, good at 1321; fair at 135215970, fair at 132216100, good at 1324; none higher(Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CUBA. 6010, June 12 at 0711, Esperanto from RHC in progress, VG signal, and no others on the air in any language this late on 49m. As …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 10, 2011

** ANTARCTICA. 15476, completing another week of LRA36 absence, June 10 at 1302 no signal (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CHINA. Firedrake June 10: quick check just before 1300 may not have caught them all:13500, poor at 125813920, very poor at 125914700, very poor at 1259(Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** GUINEA. 7125, June 10 at 0622, …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 7-9, 2011

** ANTARCTICA. 15476, no LRA36 carrier June 8 at 1231, 1309 chex. Nor June 9 at 1300 (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** BRAZIL. 11925+, June 9 at 0503 noticed Brazilian accent, must be R. Bandeirantes, but vanished at 0504* just as I was trying to estimate the frequency offset (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CHINA. Firedrake …

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