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Shortwave Log Entry #3 – 09/30/17

​Station ID: Hobart Radio International (Tasmania, Australia) Date/Time: September 30, 2017 22:57 Frequency (kHz): 9.955 Mode: AM Receiver: Tecsun PL-660 Antenna: Sony AN-LP1 Content Description: Music, Cultural Programming Language: English Signal Strength: 4 Interference: 5 Noise: 4 Propagation: 4 Overall Merit: 4

Shortwave Log Entry #2 – 09/30/17

​Station ID: China Radio International Date/Time: September 30, 2017 22:51 Frequency (kHz): 9.790 Mode: AM Receiver: Tecsun PL-660 Antenna: Sony AN-LP1 Content Description: News, Cultural Programming Language: English Signal Strength: 5 Interference: 3 Noise: 3 Propagation: 4 Overall Merit: 3

Shortwave Log Entry – 09/30/17

​Station ID: NMG USCG New Orleans, LA Date/Time: September 30, 2017 22:32 Frequency (kHz): 4.316 Mode: USB Receiver: Tecsun PL-660 Antenna: Sony AN-LP1 Content Description: Weather Language: English Signal Strength: 4 Interference: 4 Noise: 4 Propagation: 4 Overall Merit: 4

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Shortwave Log Entry – 03/19/17

​Station ID: PBS Xinjiang (China) Date/Time: March 19, 2017 10:18 PM Frequency (kHz): 5.960 Mode: AM Receiver: Tecsun PL-660 Antenna: Sony AN-LP1 Content Description: Announcer Talking With Female Talking In Background (Auditorium Sounds And Music) Language: Mandarin Signal Strength: 5 Interference: 5 Noise: 5 Propagation: 5 Overall Merit: 5

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My Current Best Shortwave Receiver

I have owned a lot of shortwave radios over the course of 30 years of listening. . .from my first “real” shortwave receiver, the Zenith 10S668 to the venerable Sony ICF-2010 that served as my “high end rig” until its untimely demise a few months ago. Like most shortwave listeners, I am always on the lookout…

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