STATION VK2KRR
THE ROCK HILL
SOUTHERN N.S.W
Grid Ref - QF34mr - Elevation 222 masl
Site last updated : 
17.01.17
Radio Wave Propagation Monitoring & Research

~LAST MAJOR DUCT OPENINGS~
VK5 - SOUTH AUSTRALIA -
14.01.17
VK6 - SOUTH WESTERN AUSTRALIA -
09.02.16 

FIND ME ON ON4KST REGION 3 - 144 MHz CHAT PAGE

Bands Status (MHz) - 1.8 MHz OK - 28 MHz OK - 50 MHz OK - 144 SSB OK - 147 FM OK - 162 Marine OK - 432 SSB OK - 438 FM OK - 1296 SSB OK - 10 GHz OFF

Current Operations - 2m, 6m & 10m WSPR on full time. 2m is beaming west and 6m/10m beams USA first half of day then EU later in day...144 MHz Horizontal WSPR now up and running in test phase! :)

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VK2KRR - AN INTRODUCTION TROPO DUCTING LOG 1.8 MHz BAND
RESULTS & RECORDS VK2KRR DUCT INFORMATION 28 MHz BAND
HANDY LINKS 2&70 REPEATERS WORKED 50 MHz BAND
VK2KRR WEATHER EXTREMES MARINE TRACKING 162 MHz 144 MHz BAND
ATMOSPHERIC OPTICS HF / 6m & Digital TV 432 MHz BAND
EARTH - MOON - EARTH HIGH MUF SPORADIC-E OPENINGS 1296 MHz BAND
WSPR DIGITAL OPERATIONS COMMERCIAL PRODUCT REVIEWS 10 GHz BAND

ABOVE PHOTO : 02.01.2006, 144 MHz path made with VK6JR @ 2933 km. Now running 162 MHz Marine Tracking to find tropospheric paths that will extend beyond this distance into the Indian ocean and possibly across to FR5DN @ 8800 km.


PHOTO BELOW : Waiting to break into the 3000+ km tropospheric ducting club. The path to Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse @ 2938 km is as far as I can hear on Australian mainland, and its 162 MHz Marine tracking signal was heard numerous times here on 19th Jan 2014. It will take another marine tracking signal on a ship a mere 62 km further a field to finally make this goal.


EMAIL: vk2krr at bigpond dot com

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