Re: [softrock40] Wefax station on14.001885
Thank you for your pointer to the IARU Monitoring in Region I, I didn't knew about it and I'll send them all my future findings, it looks like they handle these issues pretty well.
And I will not waste bandwidth with these OT questions any more.
73 de Ignacio EB4APL
On 31/05/2013 14:35, Brett Graham wrote:
>>> > > Right now I'm receiving with a SR ensemble HF and HDSDR (not too much
>>> > > OT) a wefax station transmitting continuously on 14.001885 MHz,
>>> > > center frequency. It transmits the typical NOOA/NWS/NCEP products and
>>> > > it looks like a Cost Guard Station excepts for the frequency. Double
>>> > > checked with a boat anchor to be sure that it is not a SDR
>>> artifact. Do
>>> > > anybody noticed that?
>> > Spurious emission of some sort from NIK, happens from time to time going
>> > back some number of years now.
>> > 73, ex-VR2BG/p.
> Thank you for your hint. Are you sure NIK is still operating? I
> thought that this call sign was used time ago by USCG Boston, but they
> are currently referred as NMF.
> I tried to receive other USCG fax stations when the intruder appeared in
> order to identify the source if they were in phase, but I had not
> propagation neither from Boston or New Orleans.
That is what IARU Region 1 Monitoring System has said the source was in
I see this time they don't refer to it as NIK (first page) - previous
times (pages 22 & 24) at http://www.iarums-r1.org/iarums/actions.pdf