Tropo within UK

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Catherine
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Tropo within UK

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Just switched on the D-808 and the tropo seems to be mainly to the west, e.g. BBC Leicester with RDS.
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eastangliauk
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lots of dutch hear just scanned on my 94i so will upload if youtube lets me.
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no blocked again god dam you youtube I hate you
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Nick Gilly
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Very good conditions to Germany and the Netherlands this morning. Lots of decent strength signals. Best DX was Delta Radio on 93.4 from Hamburg, which is 63 watts at 809 km.

Best distance was Schwerin, at 905 km.
Good DX.

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Plenty of Dutch this morning and also some French, Belgian and one DAB mux from Luxembourg.
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John Faulkner, Skegness
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Back in S. Lincs now and NDR2 is instant RDS and 0 BER on 87.6.

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Mainly a welsh takeover here. 93.7 Havefordwest, Radio Cymru over the top of Radio 4 Holme Moss. Lots of hiss as the two fight it out. Also a fair signal from the 50 watt Long Mountain 91.8 Radio Wales. Also good signals from Carmel, Llandrindndod Wells and Bleanplwyf. Nothing from Ireland.
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freance on 89.4 totel flattern my 7 watt fm tonight and only getting about less than 1 mile range I wonder if 92.1 will be a better place will find out tomorrow
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