[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 10/12/13

2013-10-12 Thread Richard N. Allen
Conditions were improved here this morning with a few TP signals (LSR at 1235). 693 JOAB, Tokyo J, poor, mostly unreadable JJ talk. 747 JOIB, Sapporo J, barely audible to poor, fadiing in and out between 1143 and 1216, mostly unreadable. 774 JOUB, Akita J, barely audible to poor, fading in and

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 10/13/13

2013-10-13 Thread Richard N. Allen
I listened from 1139 until 1237, and not a trace of a TP signal was detected. It wasn't as silent here during the recent solar events. It was a very unusual morning. Receiver: Tecsun PL-310 with 7.5-inch ferrite stick combined with 7-inch FSL. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA.

[IRCA] KHGZ 670

2013-10-15 Thread Richard N. Allen
KHGZ 670 Hog Call Sports Radio, broadcasting CBS Sports Radio, heard since 0655 UTC. Did someone forget to flip the off switch? Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 10/20/13

2013-10-20 Thread Richard N. Allen
I listened again this morning and the TP drought continues here. Only a weak het heard on 972 kHz before sunrise. Good DX everyone. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 10/25/13 (early report)

2013-10-25 Thread Richard N. Allen
The TP DX drought may be broken here. 747 JOIB, poor //JOUB at 1005. 774 JOUB, good signal at 0957-1005 on barefoot PL-310 receiver. Best TP signal of the season thus far. Still audible at poor strength at 1050 hours. 972 HLCA, strong het at 0955, QRM: 970 WDAY. Weak audio at 1047. Fair

[IRCA] Is TA DX down tonight?

2013-10-25 Thread Richard N. Allen
Is reception of TA signals off this evening? I'm hearing nothing on the long wave band. The past few nights there were signals on 153, 162, 183 and 216. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list

Re: [IRCA] Is TA DX down tonight?

2013-10-25 Thread Richard N. Allen
I am now hearing 183 kHz, but not as good as last night. Also hearing weak audio fading in and out on 1215 and 1377. Richard. Sent from my iPad On Oct 25, 2013, at 20:03, Richard N. Allen dx7...@me.com wrote: Is reception of TA signals off this evening? I'm hearing nothing on the long

[IRCA] Iceland 189 heard in Oklahoma.

2013-10-26 Thread Richard N. Allen
I'm hearing Iceland on 189 kHz since 0715 UTC. Fair signal strength at times. Receiver: Tecsun PL-360 with DeBock 7.5-inch ferrite stick antenna. New station and country for me. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA

Re: [IRCA] Iceland 189 heard in Oklahoma.

2013-10-26 Thread Richard N. Allen
Gary: I tuned to 189 kHz at 0715 GMT and was surprised to hear a man and woman talking in Icelandic. The single finally faded out at 0815. I never figured I'd ever hear Iceland after trying for several decades. The PL-360 with refinements such as your antenna is an amazing ultralight

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 10/26/13

2013-10-26 Thread Richard N. Allen
This morning was nowhere as good as yesterday. Only JOIB, JOUB and 1053 jamming station were audible. JOUB was first heard on a barefoot PL-310 at 0857 and didn't fade out until 1253 (LSR at 1248). There was a strong het, but no audio, on 972 kHz. Also traces of signals at times on 1134

[IRCA] Disney 620 TX question

2013-10-26 Thread Richard N. Allen
I've a hunch you did hear KMKI, Plano TX. It's a pest here 24-hour a day. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com http://montreal.kotalampi.com/mailman/listinfo/irca Opinions

Re: [IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 10/26/13

2013-10-26 Thread Richard N. Allen
Gary: I have no idea what I was hearing on 279 kHz. There was barely audible music briefly under the signal of the NDB SRE, Seminole OK, on the same frequency. I use to hear the Far East long wave transmitters here in the 1980’s, but I haven't listened for them since. I was surprised to see

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 10/27/13

2013-10-27 Thread Richard N. Allen
A very quiet morning here this morning. Only the HLCA 972 heterodyne was observed. Receivers: PL-310 with 7.5-inch ferrite rod antenna. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 10/29/13

2013-10-29 Thread Richard N. Allen
TP signals were not propagating this far this morning. The only exception was a carrier on 1566 kHz popping in and out at 1233 to about 1239 (LSR 1251). There was no sign of the usual het on 972. Receivers: PL-310 with 7-inch FSL. Last evening, I received audible TA signals on 1215 and

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 10/30/13

2013-10-30 Thread Richard N. Allen
There was no sign of TP DX until 1224 when 774 JOUB faded in with an English lesson. It was the only station received this morning, not fading out until 1301 (LSR 1252). The signal strength was fair at 1254 to 1257. There was a trace of the signal heard until 1308. Receiver: Tecsun PL-310

[IRCA] Scary Halloween Propagation

2013-10-31 Thread Richard N. Allen
The were no TP DX treats here this morning, only total silence. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com http://montreal.kotalampi.com/mailman/listinfo/irca Opinions expressed in messages on this

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 11/1/13

2013-11-01 Thread Richard N. Allen
I listened from about 1145 until past local sunrise (1254). The only TP signal observed was from 774 JOUB, Akita J. It faded in at 1222 with poor, unreadable talk between woman and man. The unusally noisy signal was barely audible after 1226 until complete fade out at 1235. Then the whole

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 11/2/13

2013-11-02 Thread Richard N. Allen
TP signals were much better here this morning (LSR 1256). 567 JOIK(?) barely audible talk at 1243. 594 JOAK, fair, man JJ at 1246. 657 KRE(?), barely audible at 1255. 693 JOAB, fair, man woman JJ at 1250-1256. 747 JOIB, fair to good from 1241 until fade out at 1258. The best TP signal of the

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 11/3/13

2013-11-03 Thread Richard N. Allen
TP reception was quite equal to yesterday with the exception of JOUB (LSR 1256). 567 JOIK(?), a trace of a signal at 1243. 747 JOIB, poor, at 1234 and 1249. 774 JOUB, good from 1227 until 1258, fading out at 1300. The best TP reception of the season. The signal was even audible on a barefoot

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 10/4/13

2013-11-04 Thread Richard N. Allen
TP signals continued to be audible here this morning (LSR 1257). 747 JOIB, fair at 1232 with EE language lesson //JOUB. 774 JOUB, fade in 1224, fair with EE lessons. 828 JOBB, barely audible at 1259-1300, only het afterward. 972 HLCA, het at 1247, heard man talking briefly at 1252 on 973 kHz

[IRCA] New ULR station - WELO 580

2013-11-04 Thread Richard N. Allen
I added another new station to my ULR log overnight. 11/4/13 0555 GMT 580 kHz, WELO, Tupelo MS (0.095 kW at 828 km/514 mi). Barely audible to poor signal in WIBW null with oldies music. Partial ID ...heart and soul, WELO...translator... at 0602. QRM: KJMJ. ULR station #1030 (barefoot

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 11/5/13

2013-11-05 Thread Richard N. Allen
TP signals were again audible here this morning (LSR 1258). 567 JOIK, poor JJ audio (w/o FSL) at 1304, fading out by 1307. 747 JOIB, barely audible (w/o FSL) at 1143, fair in EE at 1206. 774 JOUB, fair with woman talking JJ (w/o FSL) at 1137, audible through LSR. 828 JOBB, fair in EE at 1247,

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 11/6/13

2013-11-06 Thread Richard N. Allen
There was a drop off in TP propagation here this morning (LSR 1259). 747 JOIB, barely audible to poor w/o FSL at 1207. Barely audible in strong CKJH CK 750 slop with FSL at 1240. Not heard after 1243. 774 JOUB, barely audible to poor w/o FSL at 1128-1202 and with FSL at 1238-1240. Not

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 11/7/13

2013-11-07 Thread Richard N. Allen
It wasn't a good morning for hearing TP DX here. Looking at the K-index I'm surprised I heard anything. A large sunspot is facing now earth and will most likely affect DX for a few days. 594 JOAK(?), barely audible trace of audio at 1242-1243. 747 JOIB, poor, man and woman in EE at 1239. The

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX Report 10/8/13

2013-11-08 Thread Richard N. Allen
No TP signals heard here this morning. The only DX from that direction was 1040 CKST, Vancouver, at 1251 with NHL talk. Receiver: Tecsun PL-310 and Quantum QX Loop. Goood DX. I hope it's better at your QTH. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad

Re: [IRCA] Four new ULR stations, 4/3/14 4/4/14

2014-04-04 Thread Richard N. Allen
Mike: The DT-400W receiver's primary drawback is its price. I notice retailers now list it for $69.95. I've owned mine since 2008 and pay less then. Like most of the smaller ultralight receivers, selectivity is occasionally a problem when you tuned to a weak signal adjacent to a stronger

[IRCA] Fun DX-ing with SRF-59 ULR.

2014-04-07 Thread Richard N. Allen
This morning I thought it would be fun to return to my Ultralight Radio roots and DX using a Sony SRF-59. The particular receiver is as purchased sometime ago at K-mart. Stations heard: 730-XEX, México DF (100 kW @ 1904 km/1183 mi). Música y desporte con doh-bleh OO (W) ID's at 0942-1016

[IRCA] New ULR station 4/13/14

2014-04-14 Thread Richard N. Allen
I managed to added another new station to my ULR medium wave log on 4/13/14. 1060 kHz CKMX, Calgary AB (50 kW @ 2077 km/1290 mi). It was heard at 1105 UTC identifying as The All New Funny 1060, followed by a comedy skit by Joan Rivers before fading out under KIJN, Farwell TX. Heard again at

[IRCA] UnID. 1530 kHz

2014-04-18 Thread Richard N. Allen
Last night, I heard classical music (orchestral, operatic and choral) on 1580 kHz at 0342 UTC. It continued until 1109 UTC when it faded under WCKY. The signal peaked to fair strength at times. In WCKY's null there was QRM from KQNK until 0500, then XEUS for a time, and later KCMN. the

Re: [IRCA] Puyallup, WA Ultralight TP's for 10-25

2014-10-26 Thread Richard N. Allen
Gary: The transoceanic DX drought continues here on the southern Great Plains. No sign of a signal from Asia in over a fortnight. However, this morning (10-25) there was a trace of signal from about 250° on 774 kHz at 1243 GMT (LSR @ 1247). Possibly it was from 3LO, Melbourne NSW. Also, I

Re: [IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 10/29/14.

2014-10-29 Thread Richard N. Allen
Gary: This morning the signal strengths of JOIB and JOUB were sometimes good enough to be heard on a barefoot PL-310ET. In past there were sometimes a NHK1 parallel audible on 567 or 666 kHz. Surprisingly neither 693 JOAB nor 828 JOBB haven't been heard thus far this season. With the

[IRCA] Puyallup, WA Ultralight TP\'s for 10-31

2014-10-31 Thread Richard N. Allen
Gary: No TP signals were audible in Oklahoma this morning when I listened between 1030 and 1100 UTC. Due to an early morning meeting in Enid, I wasn't able to listen later. Richard Allen. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com

[IRCA] TP from Japan in AZ this morning on 774!? (Reality check needed)

2014-11-30 Thread Richard N. Allen
It is Japanese, and in all likelihood JOUB. Congratulations, I've been trying hear it for over a fortnight without success. It's usually a regular here before sunrise this time of year. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OKC USA. Sent from my iPad

[IRCA] Kansas TP DX 10-29-15

2015-10-29 Thread Richard N. Allen
JOIB and JOUB were heard in Garden City KS on a barefoot Skywave receiver this morning, 10-29-15. JOIB heard with barely audible to poor signal //774 at 1145-1147 UTC. JOUB with a poor to fair signal at 1143-1145 and again at 1211-1213. Household QRM ended the session at 1214. Good DX.

Re: [IRCA] A sad anniversary

2016-02-08 Thread Richard N. Allen
Yes, it's a sad anniversary. I remember visiting him about a fortnight before. Thanks to John for helping me get started in ultralight radio DXing. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad > On Feb 8, 2016, at 12:49, Walter Salmaniw wrote: > > Just a reminder

Re: [IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 4/6/16

2016-04-06 Thread Richard N Allen
Gary: I checked 972-HLCA a couple of time this morning, but there was too much adjacent channel QRM from 970. I was surprised to hear the ROK jamming station on 1053. Has anyone ever reported hearing the North Korean they are jamming? Richard. Sent from my iPad > On Apr 6, 2016, at

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 4/7/15

2016-04-07 Thread Richard N Allen
TP signals only audible briefly here this morning. Barely audible JJ talk heard on JOUB 774 at 1144-1145. The jamming signal on 1053 faded in and out at 1205. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 4/8/16.

2016-04-08 Thread Richard N Allen
Because of the increased geomagnetic activity last evening, I didn't expect to hear any signals from Asia this morning. However, there was a good carrier signal on 702 kHz (approximately 245°) at 1151 GMT, fading away by 1209 (LSR 1205). I suspect it was from 2BL, Sydney NSW. Receiver:

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 4/6/16

2016-04-06 Thread Richard N Allen
Indicative of TP DX for this time of year there is little to report for this morning, only a couple of signals were observed here on the Skywave and 8-inch FSL. 1153 JOUB 774 with barely audible talk fading out at 1156. 1205 ROK Jammer with barely audible to poor signal (LSR @ 1208).

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 3/20/16

2016-03-20 Thread Richard N. Allen
Good morning fellow DXers. For a few minutes around local sunrise (1231 GMT) I listened for TP signals. JOUB 774 was heard at 1225 GMT with a poor to barely audible signal fading out at 1228. No signals heard on 594, 693, 747 or 828 kHz. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent

[IRCA] New ULR station logged 3/26/16

2016-03-26 Thread Richard N Allen
I logged a new station this morning, 3/26/16. WNDZ, 750 kHz, Portage! Indiana (15 kW @ 1058 km/658 mi) was heard at 1159-1206 UTC. Station signed on at 1159 with woman saying "Good morning, this is WNDZ, Portage, Indiana", followed by a man speaking Spanish at 1200. The signal faded away at

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 3/27/16

2016-03-27 Thread Richard N Allen
I was able to hear signals from Japan this morning. Receiver: C Crane Skywave with 8-inch FSL. JOUB 774 at 1203-1218 peaking to fair strength, QRM from KSPI 780. Even audible on barefoot receiver at 1205. JOIB 747 at 1207-1208 with fair signal //JOUB. JOAK 594 barely audible at1212-1214.

[IRCA] Oklahoma Latino DX 3/3/16

2016-04-03 Thread Richard N Allen
I took advantage of the high K-index last evening (3/3/16) to listen for Latin American DX hearing mostly Cuban stations. 0107 GMT 670 Radio Rebelde, good signal // 5025 kHz. Sounded like a baseball game. 0117 GMT 710 WAQI Miami FL, fair with moderate Radio Rebelde QRM. 0121 GMT 770 XEACH,

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 3/30/16

2016-03-30 Thread Richard N Allen
I was able to hear JOUB 774 between 1148 and 1201 GMT using my Skywave receiver with the 8-inch FSL. The signal strength was poor at best. No other TP signals were observed. Richard Allen, near Billings OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 4/1/16

2016-04-01 Thread Richard N Allen
Only JOUB 774 was heard today, fair at 1155 tune-in but the signal was gone by 1157. Heard on PL-606 with 8-inch FSL. Good DX to all, and especially to those gathered this weekend at Grayland WA.. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 4/2/16

2016-04-02 Thread Richard N Allen
Only two Japanese stations heard here on PL-606 with 8-inch FSL, 4/2/16. JOIB 747 was barely audible briefly at 1140. JOUB 774 was barely audible to poor at 1145-1151. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 3/31/16

2016-03-31 Thread Richard N Allen
Only one Asian station was heard on 3/31/16 (LSR @ 1217 GMT) using a PL-606 receiver and 8-inch FSL. 1144-1152 JOUB 774 poor to fair strength at 1144 with moderate lightning static, improving to fair at 1146, peaking at good strength at 1150. Signal was audible on barefoot PL-606 at 1150.

[IRCA] Domestic MWDX to Enid OK, May 6-12, 2016

2016-05-15 Thread Richard N. Allen
Glenn: While waiting for a left-turn signal at Cleveland and Garriott, Enid, at about 0100 UTC on 7/13/15, I discovered a strong signal of music on 1520 kHz. It finally identified as KYND. There was only minimal QRM from KOKC until 0115 when KYND's signal dropped out. Richard Allen. Sent

Re: [IRCA] S. AZ LWBC 171 good

2017-02-01 Thread Richard N Allen
Steve: I'm hearing R. Algérienne, 252, at 0400 with an S7 signal. Medi 1 Radio, 171, is poor, while R. Marocaine, 207, is barely audible. I'm surprise I can anything considering the increased geomagnetic activity. No European stations are audible. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, G313e &

Re: [IRCA] 1610-UnID Spanish Blaster

2017-02-03 Thread Richard N Allen
Gary: I'm pretty sure it's CHHA from Toronto. I hear it sometimes here on a barefoot SRF-T615. Richard. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean. ___ IRCA

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/2/17

2017-02-03 Thread Richard N Allen
I only heard carriers (no audio) from the WSW on 612 and 702 kHz. The one on 612 was strongest in KCSP-610 slop at around sunrise at 1330. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/31/17

2017-01-31 Thread Richard N Allen
After hearing numerous long wave broadcasts from across the Atlantic last evening I was hoping for a good TP DX session this morning. But little was heard. 774 JOUB TOH time signal heard on SDR at 1200. Only occasional brief barely audible talk on Skywave + Space Magnet at 1229-1241. 828

[IRCA] LW BC 2/5/17

2017-02-04 Thread Richard N Allen
Hearing Radio Algérienne on 252 kHz from 0308 GMT with S6 to 7 signal. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, G313e & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

[IRCA] Anniversary of Prof John Bryant\'s death

2017-02-08 Thread Richard N Allen
It was a tragic loss and he is sadly missed. Richard Allen. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean. ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/5/17

2017-02-05 Thread Richard N Allen
774 JOUB fair at 1146-1156, faded out at 1159 and not heard afterward. 828 JOBB? het in WCCO sideband. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

[IRCA] LW BC 2/8/17

2017-02-07 Thread Richard N Allen
Hearing R. Monte Carlo, 216, and R. Algèrienne, 252, at 0415 with S5 signals and severe lightning static from storms on the Gulf coast. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, G313e & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner,

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/8/17

2017-02-08 Thread Richard N Allen
Pre-sunrise carrier signals heard on 612 and 702 kHz from DU direction, both strong at times. What's going on? There appears to be no correlation between solar activity and propagation! Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/4/17

2017-02-04 Thread Richard N Allen
612 kHz carriersignal, strong at times (no audio), in 610 QRM from KCSP, XEGS and unID. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

[IRCA] LW BC 2/6/17

2017-02-05 Thread Richard N Allen
Currently hearing Radio Algérienne on 252 kHz at fair-to-good strength. Earlier Medi 1 Radio, 171, was audible. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA. G313e & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/2/17

2017-02-03 Thread Richard N. Allen
Only carrier signals (no audio) on 702 and 612 were heard here. The latter was strongest near 1330 sunrise. Sorry about this being late - having trouble sending messages. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/21/17

2017-01-21 Thread Richard N Allen
A weak carrier signal on 972 kHz was heard here between 1256 and 1335 GMT. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/23/17

2017-01-23 Thread Richard N Allen
Another poor morning here for hearing TP DX. There were patches of barely audible talking on 774 kHz between 1207 and 1225 GMT. A carrier signal was audible on 972 from 1231 until 1344 (LSR 1337), as well as on 828 at 1338-1339. Traces of signals on 1053 and 1566. Richard Allen, near

[IRCA] LW DX 1/24/17

2017-01-23 Thread Richard N Allen
I'm presently hearing BBC Radio Four, 198 kHz, poor signal strength, and Radio Algérienne, 252 kHz, fair signal strength. Also, there appears to be a carrier on 162 kHz from Allouis. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, WiNRADiO G313e & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/26/17

2017-01-26 Thread Richard N Allen
JOUB-774 was heard with poor signal fading in and out from 1135 until 1252 GMT. Also heard carrier signals from JOBB-828 and V7AB-1098. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by

Re: [IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/26/17

2017-01-26 Thread Richard N Allen
Mike: I suspect you may have heard a non-directional beacon (NDB). There is a list of the beacons at www.dxinfocentre.com/ndb.htm. Good luck. Richard Allen. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/30/17

2017-01-30 Thread Richard N Allen
There were signs of TP DX this morning, but only JOUB 774 had any audio (poor) fading in and out at 1236 to 1327 GMT. There was a consistent carrier on 828 (JOBB?) producing a strong heterodyne against WCCO until after sunrise. Also, an unidentified carrier on 702. Traces of signals on 972

[IRCA] LW BC 1/31/17

2017-01-30 Thread Richard N Allen
Medi 1 Radio is coming in here on 171 kHz with fair signal. Radio Algérienne on 252 kHz with poor strength. SNRT is barely audible on 207 kHz. Sadly, after 55 years of listening I heard Radio Australia close down without ceremony at 0100. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, WR-G313e &

Re: [IRCA] LW BC 1/31/17

2017-01-30 Thread Richard N. Allen
BBC Radio 4 poor on 198 kHz at 2110 GMT. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, WR-G313e & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com http://montreal.kotalampi.com/mailman/listinfo/irca Opinions expressed in messages on this

Re: [IRCA] LW BC 1/31/17

2017-01-30 Thread Richard N Allen
Algeria 252 (fair), Morocco 171 & 207 (poor), and Germany 183 (barely audible) at 0330 GMT. No sign of any MW signals yet. Richard. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

Re: [IRCA] LW BC 1/31/17

2017-01-30 Thread Richard N Allen
France 216 (fair) and Algeria 252 (fair) at 0430. Morocco 171 (poor) at 0445. BBC 198 (barely audible to poor). The strongest signal is silent carrier on 162. Best night of long wave DX in many years. Richard. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/28/17

2017-01-28 Thread Richard N Allen
It was one of the poorest morning for hearing TP DX so far this season. Only a couple of weak carriers were audible on 612 and 702 kHz. I hope you're able to hear something from across the big pond this morning! Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This

[IRCA] LW BC

2017-01-29 Thread Richard N Allen
Medi 1 heard here on 171 kHz with poor signal strength at 0035 GMT. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, WR-G313e & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

Re: [IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX

2017-01-25 Thread Richard N Allen
I'm sorry for the blank message. I mistakenly hit 'send' while typing the subject line. Unfortunately it was a morning without anything TP being heard here. There was only a trace of a signal on 1566 at 1313-1319 which faded away well before sunrise. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA,

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX

2017-01-25 Thread Richard N Allen
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[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/20/17

2017-01-20 Thread Richard N Allen
There were signs of a signal on 1566 kHz from 1327 until about 1344 GMT (LSR @ 1338). Listening to a recording of the signal on 1098 made on 1/14, I was able to hear weak Marshallese talk under the ever present WTAM at 0716. It is the only new transoceanic catch since 2BL and 3LO in early

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 1/29/17

2017-01-29 Thread Richard N Allen
Other than traces of a signal on 1566 kHz around sunrise (1333 GMT), it has been a rather quiet morning here. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/21/17

2017-02-21 Thread Richard N Allen
Except for patches of a barely audible signal on 1566 kHz at 1308-1317 GMT (LSR @ 1310) it was a quiet morning here. I would have been better off listening to VP6EU on 80 meters! Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, PL-606 & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses

[IRCA] LW BC 2/22/17

2017-02-21 Thread Richard N Allen
I'm hearing Radio Algérienne, 252 kHz, with fair signal and usual NDB QRM at 0118 GMT. Also, BBC, 198, with barely audible signal. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, R75 with ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and

Re: [IRCA] LW BC 2/22/17

2017-02-21 Thread Richard N Allen
Medi 1 Radio, 171, poor signal at 0128. Richard. Sent from my iPad > On Feb 21, 2017, at 19:24, Richard N Allen <richa...@perryisp.net> wrote: > > I'm hearing Radio Algérienne, 252 kHz, with fair signal and usual NDB QRM at > 0118 GMT. Also, BBC, 198, with bar

Re: [IRCA] LW BC 2/22/17

2017-02-21 Thread Richard N Allen
gt; > > Todd Skaine > Bloomington MN > Tecsun 310 > > > > > > > On Tue, Feb 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM Richard N Allen <richa...@perryisp.net> > wrote: > >> Medi 1 Radio, 171, poor signal at 0128. >> >> Richard. >> >> Sent

Re: [IRCA] LW BC 2/22/17

2017-02-21 Thread Richard N Allen
Despite the k-index being four for the past three hours, Algeria 252 is still has a fair signal at 0345. Richard. -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean. ___ IRCA mailing list

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/20/17

2017-02-20 Thread Richard N. Allen
I listened for TP signals at 1122-1321 GMT hearing carriers on 702, 828, 972 and 1098 kHz. The one on 702 (probably 2BL) was strongest at sunrise (1311 GMT). Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave + FSL. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list

[IRCA] LW BC 2/17/17

2017-02-16 Thread Richard N Allen
Hearing Algeria on 252 kHz at 0105 GMT with fair signal. Allouis on 162 kHz is also fair. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, G313e & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

[IRCA] Fwd: LW BC 2/17/17

2017-02-16 Thread Richard N Allen
Hearing RÚV Rás 2 from Iceland on 189 at 0400 with poor signal. Richard. Sent from my iPad Begin forwarded message: > From: Richard N Allen <richa...@perryisp.net> > Date: February 16, 2017 at 19:10:28 CST > To: irca@hard-core-dx.com > Subject: [IRCA] LW BC 2/17/17 > R

Re: [IRCA] LW BC 2/17/17

2017-02-16 Thread Richard N Allen
Walter: I didn't say I was hearing 162 kHz. The signal is displayed by the G313e software on my computer. The signal can be heard when I set the receiver to 500 Hz CW. The station has been used for standard frequency purposes since the late 1970s, originally broadcasting on 163.8 kHz. It

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/18/17

2017-02-18 Thread Richard N Allen
Spent the pre-sunrise DX session chasing shadows, hearing only weak carriers on 612 and 702 kHz from DU. Mexican signals dominated the airwaves here. Now it's time to listen to RNZ on SW. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/25/17

2017-02-25 Thread Richard N Allen
The TP DX drought continues here. 828 JOBB? carrier signal under WCCO at 1259. 1566 HLAZ? traces of signal at 1304-1306 (LSR 1305). Even in the recent years of elevated sunspots the reception of high-powered Japanese stations was better than it has been here this winter. Normally JOUB was

Re: [IRCA] Today's FCC Daily Digest

2017-02-22 Thread Richard N Allen
I was able to open it at https://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Digest/2017/ddtoday.html Richard Allen. Sent from my iPad > On Feb 22, 2017, at 11:56, Dennis Gibson wrote: > > Is anyone having trouble with the links in today's FCC Daily Digest not > working? I get

[IRCA] LW

2017-02-22 Thread Richard N Allen
Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean. ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com http://montreal.kotalampi.com/mailman/listinfo/irca Opinions expressed in

[IRCA] LW BC 2/23/17

2017-02-22 Thread Richard N Allen
I've been hearing Algeria on 252 with fair strength since 0030. Morocco 171 and BBC 198 are barely audible at 0100. Richard Allen, NEAR Perry OK USA, R75 with ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/19/17

2017-02-19 Thread Richard N. Allen
I listened from about 1230 until 1320 GMT. Only JOUB 774 kHz was heard with a barely audible signal at 1235-1242. Carriers were noted on 702 (from DU), 828, 972, 1098 and 1566. Good DX. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave + FSL. Sent from my iPad

Re: [IRCA] Grayland DX won't quit

2017-02-21 Thread Richard N Allen
I knew I was in the wrong place this morning! Richard. Sent from my iPad > On Feb 21, 2017, at 10:52, Nicholas Hall-Patch wrote: > > Things won't shut up this morning at Grayland: > > http://www3.telus.net/public/shallpat/test1/display.htm > > > best wishes, > > Nick > >

[IRCA] LW BC 2/21/17

2017-02-20 Thread Richard N Allen
At 0545 GMT, I'm hearing Morocco, 171 kHz, S3-4, and Algeria, 252 kHz, S7, both in French. The carrier from Allouis, 162 kHz, is S5. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, G313e + ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/22/17

2017-02-22 Thread Richard N Allen
Carriers noted on 747, 774, 828 and 972 kHz with latter being the strongest. There were signal traces on 594 and 1566 kHz in the minutes before sunrise at 1309 GMT. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Receivers: iCOM R75 + ALA1530LNP & PL-310 + 8-inch FSL. Sent from my iPad -- This message

Re: [IRCA] Puyallup, WA Ultralight TP's for 2-11

2017-02-13 Thread Richard N Allen
Gary: I'm happy to see such an arrangement improves reception. In the past I've thought about trying it myself. With recent TP signal propagation I need a boost! Good DX. Richard Allen. Sent from my iPad > On Feb 12, 2017, at 00:50, d1028g...@comcast.net wrote: > > Early morning antenna

[IRCA] LW BC 2/12/17

2017-02-11 Thread Richard N. Allen
It's 0520 and I'm presently hearing barely audible-to-poor signals from RÚV (ISL) 189 and Radio Monte Carlo (F) 216 kHz. Also, an unID barely audible signal on 207, possibly RÚV (ISL). Meanwhile, Allouis (F) is transmitting a steady S6 signal. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, G313e &

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/14/17

2017-02-14 Thread Richard N. Allen
There's little to report from this morning's DX session. Carrier signals (hets) were heard on 828 and 972 kHz. HLAZ 1566 poor audio briefly at 1316, barely audible traces afterward until about 1325 (LSR @ 1318). Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave & FSL. Sent from my iPad

Re: [IRCA] earlier TA from Victoria

2017-02-14 Thread Richard N Allen
Nick: I'm hearing Algeria on 252 with poor-to-fair strength here. Richard. Sent from my iPad > On Feb 14, 2017, at 20:32, Nick Hall-Patch wrote: > > No audio yet, but possibilities, given the early hour (0230UT). Carriers on > 1215 909 and 1053 are sort of expected when

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/15/17

2017-02-15 Thread Richard N. Allen
Only an anemic signal from JOUB 774 was heard here this morning, fading in and out from 1134 until 1201. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, Skywave with FSL. Sent from my iPad ___ IRCA mailing list IRCA@hard-core-dx.com

[IRCA] Oklahoma TP DX 2/11/17

2017-02-13 Thread Richard N Allen
Strong carriers on 702, 828 and 972 kHz before sunrise this morning. Richard Allen, near Perry OK USA, R75 & ALA1530LNP. Sent from my iPad -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.

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