Amrad LF Reception test ?]
Wed, 09 Dec 1998 07:51:07 -0500
Rik Strobbe wrote:
> At 00:11 9/12/98 -0500, you wrote:
> >The BBC on 198kHz (necessarily closer to the ocean than any continental
> >one) may in that respect be even better than the station he suggested.
> DCF39 has the advantage that it is very close to the 136kHz ham band. I
> wonder if propagation (skywave) on 200kHz and on 136kHz are the same.
> DCF39 is more to the south and maybe 800km furter away than the UK ham
> stations, but it's amost 50dB stronger signal should make up for that ...
> I will be on EA8 (Gran Canaria) from 30 december to 6 january and will
> listen out for ham signals on 136kHz (over a +/- 3000km path), maybe this
> will give some indication.
> 73, Rik
> Rik Strobbe ON7YD
> Villadreef 14 B-3128 Baal BELGIUM (JO20IX)