Chi Capricornids

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pe1etr
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Chi Capricornids

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The Chi Capricornids Meteor Shower peaks at around 0500 UTC on the 14th Feb. The radiant is very close to the Sun. If you aren't using an omni FM aerial, point your beam at right angles to the position of the Sun in the sky.

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Tim Bucknall
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Re: Chi Capricornids

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Total wash out
I promise I followed Peters instructions!

I have 5 hours of 92.5-97.3 to play back anyway...
Rx: Burkhardt Reuter RDR54D1, Elad FDM-S2, Airspy HF+ w/ HS Publications 6 Element R3 -R5 Yagi on rooftop rotator V/H polarization options. Pira P275 RDS analyser

Tim Bucknall
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Re: Chi Capricornids

Post by Tim Bucknall »

Found some nice tropo scatter round 5am so not a waste of time
96.3 WDR 3
Rx: Burkhardt Reuter RDR54D1, Elad FDM-S2, Airspy HF+ w/ HS Publications 6 Element R3 -R5 Yagi on rooftop rotator V/H polarization options. Pira P275 RDS analyser

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