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Subject: Re: vk and a 5z things getting better Mon Nov 16, 2020 9:58 pm
Worked Theo ZS6TVB on 10m ssb again today , strong enough for a chat . Larry was on 28.450 from Newfoundland strong and later Brazil all were sporadic E first hops from here and most likely Larry was two E hops (RX only) . The improved F layer MUF hasn't quite got to 10m (ssb) yet without a E hop to reach a contour of higher MUF but have heard VK on 10m SSB recently so things going in the right direction .
Call Sign : 26-CT-3228 Ham M7VIC Posts : 2089 Times Thanked : 134 Join date : 2019-11-10 QTH or Location : Bedford Equipment Used : Various
Subject: Re: vk and a 5z things getting better Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:29 pm
Well done Craig! Nice contacts.
Was listening to 20m & 30m later myself trying to brush up my Morse reading, (my sending is still awful!), and heard a callsign that surprised me....a BG! Had to double check, yep China. You hear China all over the SW commercial bands but can't recall a Chinese ham call before. A few ZLs on the old Morse too. Things are looking up