Canadian International DX Club

Canada's International radio club since 1962


Monthly bulletin, the Messenger

      CIDX publishes a monthly electronic bulletin, the Messenger. It is sent to all members by e-mail in PDF format. The bulletin covers the full gamut of radio, including shortwave radio, AM and FM radio, amateur radio, utility transmissions, pirate broadcasting, and satellite and Internet radio.

   A sample copy of the Messenger is available, free of charge. Simply send an e-mail to requesting a free sample.

Monthly columns in the Messenger

HQ Report and Board of Directors' Report
General news and information, announcements, calendar of events, Board of Directors reports, new member profiles, and classified ads.
Editor: Sheldon Harvey ve2shw @

DX Listening Digest
Glenn Hauser's collection of SWL/DX tips, news, opinions and commentary.
Editor: Glenn Hauser, wghauser @

DX Programme Guide
A listing of popular communications-related shows on shortwave and satellite, with frequencies and times.
Editor: Glenn Hauser, wghauser @

Prime Time SW
Shortwave programming and scheduling information, especially English language broadcasts aimed to North America.
Editor: Daniel Sampson, dsampson @

Broadcast Band Column
A column featuring mediumwave (AM), FM, longwave and TV loggings and other information.
Editor: Nigel Pimblett, njp @

UTE — The Worldwide Utility Column
Features utility communications, including aeronautical, maritime, military, radioteletype, facsimile, and other non-broadcast transmissions.
Editor: Robert Ellis, krypto22 @

Scanning News
Information on VHF/UHF monitoring (scanning).
Editor: cidxclub @

Shortwave loggings of members, sorted by time and frequency.
Editor: David Ross, dross @

Free Radio Scene
Reports and features on pirate and clandestine radio, including loggings.
Editor: Greg Majewski, greg_majewski @

CIDX Forum
An open platform for members' views, comments, questions, or suggestions.
Editor: Sue Hickey, sue.hickey @

Ham Radio Report
News, information, loggings, contests, DX tips, and the latest developments in amateur radio.
Editor: Vernon Ikeda, VE2MBS ve2mbs @

25 Plus
Focuses on the 25-30 MHz part of the radio spectrum, including Citizens' Band (CB).
Editor: Alan Roberts, AlanJRoberts @

Technical Talks
Equipment reviews, projects, modifications, antenna tips and more from the technical side of the hobby.
Editor: Don Moman, ve6jy @

Signals Unlimited
Bringing radio and the Internet together, exploring radio-related sources and resources on the Internet.
Editor: John Barnard, jfjb @

Verie Interesting -- the QSL column
Verifications from radio stations.
Editor: Mickey Delmage, ve6idx @

What's News
Reprints of radio-related newspaper or magazine articles.
Editor: Michael Rochon mrochon7 @

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Last modified, April 29, 2008.