PCJ Radio International broadcasting from Taiwan, transmitted via Trincomalee, Sri Lanka, was heard on 30 June 2013. Their seventh test broadcast commenced a half hour later to get rid of co-channel QRM. Programme started at 1330 UTC with Andy Sennitt’s “Focus Asia Pacific”, at 1345 Tecsun shortwave receiver advertisement and followed by “PCJ Happy Station Show”.
Overall reception on 11.835 kHz at the time of sign on was very good SINPO 55444 . Excellent audio clarity despite slight fading.
Around 1341 UTC, suddenly atmospheric noise increased ( QRN) including transmitter hum and fading and reception deteriorate to 45333. At 1351 UTC, reception improved to 55444.
Fading and severe transmitter hum overruled the transmitting audio by around at1402 UTC. At 1414 UTC, hum and fading completely gone, reception improve to 55545.
A reception report was emailed shortly after the broadcast end.
e-QSL received on 4th July 2013.
PCJ Radio International
8th Floor, Number 47, Lane 31,
Sanmin Road, Section 1,
Banciao, New Taipei City
Republic Of China