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Discussion in 'Interesting DX Contacts' started by Robb, Mar 3, 2010.

  1. Robb

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    Just made contact with Jason/"WhiskeyDelta40" from Trinidad/West Indies @3:40 PM/PST on 27.385LSB.
    2/7 signal strength.

    Also:
    MOSTLY East Coast/US contacts today.
    FL, MI, IL, NY, SC, NC, AL, KY, WV, PA, OH, LA, TX, and GA.
    Didn't mean to leave anyone out if I failed to mention you.
    A lot of them were 5/9 signal or better



    Skip is still rolling on the West Coast.
    Where did you contact today?
     

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  2. Robb

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    Made contact with Brian/WR1366 Queensland Australia @ 6:25 PM/PST on 27.390LSB 3/7
    Heard Dan 43WR137 at the same time/same signal strength.

    US contacts today: 250 NJ, 309 NC, 207 WV, 333 TN, 204 PA, 1992 AL, 13 IN, 235 MO, 437 LA to name a few.
    Skip started @ 10 AM/PST
    Anyone else have reports?
     

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  3. Robb

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    Worldwide Call / Monitor Frequencies On 11 metres

    27.995 USB: Eastern Europe

    27.985 USB: Soviet Republic

    27.980 USB: Mongolia

    27.977 USB: Mongolia /China

    27.965 USB: Ukraine

    27.960 LSB: Gabon

    27.950 LSB: Belize

    27.920 USB: WW Members (Canada)

    27.920 LSB: Central America

    27.915 USB: KA Members ( Kuwait /Turkey/ Middle East)

    27.900 USB: Faroe Islands

    27.880 USB: Alaska

    27.865 USB: RN Group (Norway)

    27.855 USB: CF Group ( France)

    27.815 USB: WF Group ( Ireland)

    27.805 USB: WAC Group ( Holland)

    27.795 USB: Tanzania

    27.785 USB: Burundi

    27 765 USB: CT Members ( USA, Brazil & Canada)

    27.740 USB: Congo/Mayotte

    27.730 USB: Greenland

    27.715 USB: AG Group ( France )

    27.675 USB: Mail West Africa

    27.650 USB: Bulgaria

    27.580 USB: Knight Patrol ( USA & West Indies )

    27.555 USB: General Call Frequency

    27.515 LSB: ( Caribbean area ... 223 - 276 divisions etc )

    27.510 LSB: ( West Indies )

    27.495 USB: ( Very popular for small pacific island nations such as the Philippines, Kiribatis, Marshall Islands, Guam, and Micronesia. In fact, you can almost guarantee a contact on this frequency if there is an opening into the OC region.)

    27.475 USB : Norfolk Island

    27.455 USB: ( Mostly French speaking stations, lots of the former French Colonies call here when conditions are open to the African continent + South American Stations use this frequency also)

    27.430 USB: Africa ( 39 - 64 - 74 - 216 divisions etc )

    27.425 LSB: ( Hwaiian Island monitor )

    27.385 LSB: ( Hwaiian Island monitor )

    27.365 USB: South Pacific Islands ( Tonga etc. )

    27.355 LSB: ( New Zealand & Australia )

    27.335 USB: ( Christrmas Island and Kiribatis Monitor )

    27.275 USB: ( South African Call Frequency )

    27.265 USB: ( South Africa /Indian Ocean )

    27.155 LSB : ( The Official Australian Call Frequency )



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    26 MHZ Frequencies ***

    26.030 USB: VLF Group, Canada

    26.260 LSB: NF Group ( Nordstrand Friendship , Oslo )

    26.270 USB: North Atlantic Net ( its no longer in use at this time, but will be active again in the future when time & conditions permit ... in the meantime why not check out the old North Atlantic Net website ..... you might just be able to recognise some of the North Atlantic Net monitors =))))) http://www.geocities.com/northatlanticnet/

    26.285 USB: General Call Frequency

    26.330 USB: Christchurch New Zealand Call Frequency

    26.355 LSB: New Zealand and small islands ie. 224, 130 divisions.

    26.400 USB: Cape Breton Island ( the guys around Big Pond & Sydney)

    26.425 USB: FF Group ( Polish Call Frequency )

    26.430 USB: Canadian Outlaws Group

    26.440 USB: Central Africa

    26.485 USB: PW Group ( Pendle Witches ... UK , Canada , USA etc)

    26.505 USB: ( Hungarian Call Frequency, they answer to a certain whistle !!! ... I was never into whistling on the radio, but there you go ... I guess it takes all sorts )

    26.567 USB: HO Group ( Norway)

    26.635 USB: VN Group ( Holland)

    26.720 LSB: ( New Zealand )

    26.780 LSB: ( International Calling Frequency for packet radio 1200 baud )

    26.790 USB: Kuwait

    26.795 USB: Tanzania

    26.920 USB: Moroco

    26.938 USB: French Polynesia
     
  4. Robb

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    My first New Zealand contact on 11 meters - I'm stoked!

    It was Bob 4169 with a 3/7 signal on 27.385LSB @ 4:30 PM/PST
     

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