Conditions on 17 meters are bad today. I pulled out my 6 inch reflector telescope to do some troubleshooting on ol' sol. Yea, just as I thought: one measly sunspot. Confirmed by the SOHO image above.
There was a discussion on QRP-L recently about historical solar flux data. I started wondering what the SFI was on the day I was born. A few clicks with google brought the answer: On September 14, 1958 SFI was close to 300. Today it was 94. :-(
Something should be done about this! Write to your Congressman! Demand more solar activity!
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Back to working n the Spectrum Analyzer again - Now that the BITX is nearly finished, I decided to get back to the Spectrum Analyzer project. I had did some work on the display and controller using a Ar...
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