Author: Razvan

The 630m band is official

The European Communications Comitee (ECC) of the European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administrations (CEPT) have recently approved the new European Table of Frequency Allocations and Applications in the...

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Kenwood TS-990s – inside pictures

Some pictures of the Kenwood TS-990s popped up recently, it’s a real beauty. The pictures are on the QRZ – Ham Radio Facebook page, not sure what is the original source. Also posted on my friend YO3IBW’s...

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A bit of solar activity

Hopefully these days we will finally get a bit of solar activity and of course, a bit of 10m openings. The number of sunspots continuously grew in the last five days (60 > 63 > 88 > 90 to 115 today), the SFI is a mediocre 115...

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Kenwood TS-990S instruction manual is public

Kenwood has released the TS-990S instruction manual today, so it brings much more info about the contest-class long awaited chunk of iron. I didn’t get the chance to read it yet but I will come back with some comments...

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V53ARC – multiband WSPR beacon in Namibia

In the last few days my station has been running continuously on WSPR frequency hopping between the 80m, 40m, 20m and 10m bands, and I got the chance to spot on 10 meters the V53ARC WSPR beacon in Namibia. Apparently it is on...

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