Category Archives: Specials

Special EDXC Broadcast: December 5 – 7, 2015

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Robert AK3Q, who shares the following information: (Schedule Published on the Cumbre_DX group by Alokesh Gupta) Special EDXC Broadcast 5-7 December Rhein-Main-Radio-Club will be broadcasting on shortwave about EDXC – Conference at St.Petersburg. Special QSL-Card for … Continue reading

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Last minute changes to special PCJ broadcast to Europe

(Source: Keith Perron via Richard Langley) At the last minute we had to make a frequency change for our special broadcasts to Europe. The time will remain the same: 0900 to 1000UTC But we will not be using 17825 khz. … Continue reading

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PCJ special broadcasts to Europe and SE Asia

UPDATE: Frequency has changed.  Please read this update. (Source: PCJ Media Press Release) October 29, 2015 Beginning November 14th, 2015. PCJ Radio International will offer a series of special broadcasts before the end of the year for listeners in Europe … Continue reading

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Special Grimeton broadcast on United Nations Day

(Source: Southgate ARC) Extra Grimeton Radio/SAQ transmission There will be a transmission with the Alexanderson VLF alternator on 17.2 kHz on ‘United Nations Day’ October 24th, 2015 at 10:00 UTC (12:00 local time). Start up and tuning from about 09:30 … Continue reading

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SWLing Post DXpedition at PARI…this weekend!

If you’ve registered for, and plan to attend, the PARI DXPedition, please make sure you’ve joined our Yahoo Group.  This is where we’re finalizing details and communicating about the DXpedition, noting any changes, updates, etc.   If you’ve tried to … Continue reading

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Share a photo of your shack or listening post for a chance to win a Grundig G2

[UPDATE: We have a winner! If you didn’t win, fear not! Follow this link for future contests.] Want to share your shack or listening post with the world on the SWLing Post? Want a chance to win a Grundig G2? If so, … Continue reading

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SWLing Post, Number 2,000

This morning, I noticed that we’ve crossed a small milestone here at the SWLing Post: as of this post, there are now 2,000 published posts in our archives. It’s a bit incredible that it’s already been almost seven years since I started this blog. … Continue reading

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