A few logs from this evening

I decided to concentrate on the 49m band this evening for my listening. Quite a noisy band and seems to suffer more than most from local QRM. However, with the a Datong FL1 filter connected to my Tecsun PL-600, this cuts out a lot of the noise to make listening that much more pleasant and less fatiguing. Although the FL1 is in excess of 30 years old, it still does a good job of digging out signals from the QRM. It is better suited to SSB and CW signal resolving rather than AM, but it is still effective.

Europa 24 was a new one I haven’t logged before. Seems to be just a music station with the likes of Elton John, Bee Gees etc. I shall have to listen further to see if this is the only format of the station.

5865 Khz Kuwait R. Farda 21:08 UTC Farsi. Music followed by ID at 21:10. Male announcer with further music from Gilbert O’Sullivan! SINPO: 33333 2015-05-05

6050 Khz Tibet PBS Xizang 21:14 UTC Chinese. Usual near non-stop music from Lhasa. Very nice. Occasional voice over. SINPO: 43333 2015-05-05

6080 Khz Botswana VOA 21:25 UTC English. Pop music. Some QSB. ID at 21:32 SINPO: 43344 2015-05-05

6115 Khz Phillipines R.Veritas Asia 21:44 UTC Chinese. female announcer with chinese music. SINPO: 32222 2015-05-05

6150 Khz Germany Europa 24 21:46 UTC Playing Elton John, Bee Gees etc. SINPO: 43333 2015-05-05

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