Author Archives: Dave Onley

About Dave Onley

I'm an Australian dxer formerly of Melbourne who has been listening to radio since 1976. I have lived in The Netherlands since 2006. I am interested mainly in Mediumwave, Navtex, FM and NDB. I also like Tropical Band Dx and Shortwave. I'm a big DXpeditioner. I travel to remote regions several times per year to hear good dx.

Parkalompolo 2018

October 30 2018 I officially became a PAX man. PAX 128 is the official number given to our official DXpedition to the Arctic Circle. We flew out from Amsterdam in the wee hours of Tuesday morning with a few stops … Continue reading

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Veurne – Knollehof Belgium

In October 2017 and again in January 2018 I was able to dx at Knollehof / Veurne in Belgium not far from the Belgian – French border. Dunkirk is 20 minutes away. We stay at a vacation house just out … Continue reading

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Kasterlee DXpedition (Belgium) November 25 – 27 2011

Once a year the fine young men of DX Antwerp in Belgium get together at Kasterlee for a radio DXpedition. Late November is an ideal time of the year in Europe to hear long distance dx. The days are getting … Continue reading

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New QSL’s

A few new QSL’s that I have scanned over the weekend. A few Navtex on 518 Khz and also some Mediumwave. During the winter here in Holland it is often possible to hear these US Coastguard stations on 518 khz. … Continue reading

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A few newish QSL’s that I have just scanned. 518 khz NMA Boston USA 518 khz NMG New Orleans USA 518 khz VCG Riviere-au-Renard. Canada 518 khz EJK Valentia Ireland 1368 khz MANX Radio 891 – Radio 538 Hulsberg The … Continue reading

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Beverage antenna at DX-Antwerps DX-pedition in Walsoorden

Dave Onley giving a course about beverage antennas. Well, let people do what they are good at. Dave wasn’t there when we were erecting the bev. :-) Click here Guido.

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A few loggings from last night

The conditions were better then yesterday. We had some nice catches from Latin America like R Alcaravan 5910; R Sta Cruz 6134.8, R Mosoj Chasi  3310, R Pio XII 5952.5, R Marumby 6080 too. Also Conakry on 7125 kHz was really going strong … Continue reading

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