Monthly Archives: February 2013

Stealth antennas – Camouflage painting Wellbrook 1530+ Loop in MTP

I live in a Conservation area in Penrith, Cumbria, IO84oq where outdoor visible antennas are not permitted. I needed to hide my new bright and shiny Wellbrook 1530+ Active Loop Antenna from being easily observed by neighbours or my XYL! Below … Continue reading

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A good day for 5 MHz DX

Monday 11th February 2013 was a good day for me to work new 5MHz DX stations. I had noticed that at around sunset Scandinavian Countries had been active over the weekend on both PSK31 and Olivia 16/500 data modes. I … Continue reading

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UK 5 MHz observed activity as at 3rd February 2013

Definite signs now that the new UK 5 MHz band allocations have settled down, with the vast majority of operators being found as shown on the pdf link here UK 5 MHz activity 03.02.2013 Very little change from previous monitored … Continue reading

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Combining Fldigi data software with PSK Reporter

I’m really now getting to grips with Fldigi data mode software for windows, by W1HKJ. This modern software has many new features that my existing MixW software lacks, such as automatic identification of received data signals using RSID, even switching … Continue reading

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