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EME In 2006



    Cluster Activity

    Spots per uW band today:
    UK spotter or spotted only.

    Solar data:
    SFI
    71
    A-Index
    13
    K-Index
    4
    Exp.K
    0
    Sunspots
    12
    Activity
    qui
    GMF
    qui
    Aurora?
    no

    My Weather

    Date:20/01/18 Time:00:04
    Temp:1C
    Wind Speed:5mph
    Wind Dir:202deg
    Pressure:1001mB
    Humidity:118%
    Dew Point:4.6C
    UKHASnet
    EME In 2006

    I managed to hear some of the bigger stations about including OK1DFC, OE9ERC, ON7UN, G4CCH and probably a few others i could not positively identify!. All these stations have been on cw but have heard a few stations on JT65c also..

    This is with the home made 1.8M dish, 12.5mm steel mesh and 15mm square ribs manually hammered into shape using a jig!
    Feed was a 3 turn helical at this point.


    OE9ERC the strongest JT65 station i heard..

    OE9ERC on JT65



    On CW the loudest station heard was OK1DFC...
    OK1DFC



    Dish



    Dish Mount





    I hvae done some Sun Noise measurements with this setup and i am getting around 4.3db of Sun Noise.

    I need to do a bit more optimising yet!

    Sun Noise measurement in SpectrumLab













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