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Shortwave Log Entry – 12/29/16

​Station ID: WBCQ The Planet Date/Time: December 29, 2016 2:53 PM Frequency (kHz): 7.490 Mode: AM Receiver: BST-1 Antenna: CBST-1 Content Description: Music Language: English Signal Strength: 3 Interference: 4 Noise: 3 Propagation: 2 Overall Merit: 2

Tried And True. . .Revisiting Older Receivers – Realistic DX-440

Anyone who knows me, knows I am a fan of the “latest and greatest” when it comes to shortwave receivers. Like most of us involved in the hobby, I am always on the lookout for what newer technology has to offer me in order to pursue my quest of either capturing that elusive DX signal, or whatever will…

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A Peak Behind The Curtain

A candid photo of me tuning one of my newer rigs…

Shortwave Log Entry – 12/03/16

​Station ID: Radio Verdad Date/Time: December 3, 2016 10:21 PM Frequency (kHz): 4.055 Mode: AM Receiver: Realistic DX-440 Antenna: 100 Ft. Longwire Content Description: Singing Language: Spanish Signal Strength: 3 Interference: 4 Noise: 3 Propagation: 4 Overall Merit: 3