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Shortwave Weather Faxes with the Ten Tec RX320D

Figure 1: RX320D, by Ten Tec, with “homemade” serial gender changer. Click to enlarge So, I’d been trying to obtain weather faxes, of the type transmitted by the shortwave weather transmitters run by the US Coast Guard, and do that … Continue reading

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Weather Fax via Shortwave

Figure 1: Received from Boston Coast Guard Transmitter (4 kilowatts) with the fldigi ham software. The received transmission was not very strong, so the resulting facsimile came through with some rough spots, and the bottom half is relatively poor, but … Continue reading

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Maritime Mobile and the Weather Fax

Figure 1: The pieces and parts for a QDH weather fax antenna Posted 08/17/2015: My eventual intent to go maritime mobile is connected with amateur radio in more ways than the obvious. Homebrew construction technique is valuable for other things, … Continue reading

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