Tag Archives: Olivia 16/500

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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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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New UK 5 MHz Technical topics group mailing list

A new UK 5 MHz ‘Technical topics’ group mailing list has been established. This group is dedicated to only the experimental and technical side of 5MHz, in the ethos of the original NoV. A place to compare notes on the … Continue reading

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UK 5 MHz observed activity as at 21st January 2013

I have been busy monitoring the UK 5 MHz band, which has now settled down considerably since 1st January 2013. The attached pdf file shows where the predominant UK SSB/CW/Data/AM etc  activity can be heard currently within the bandlets and lets … Continue reading

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Olivia data mode on 5.368 MHz Sunday 30th December 2012

I have to say that I had a really interesting and pleasurable experience today with (for me) the new ‘Olivia’ 16/500 data mode on 5 MHz. I started listening, replying to CQs and later calling CQ myself this morning around … Continue reading

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