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by Tim Bucknall
23 Apr 2019 17:47
Forum: Off Channel
Topic: Hate speech on media in your country?
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: Hate speech on media in your country?

I don’t think objecting to press and commentators creating a hostile environment where our cultural centre in Hammersmith is attacked or our elderly are abused makes us snowflakes.
by Tim Bucknall
23 Apr 2019 17:40
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: Raw Innocence 87.5
Replies: 13
Views: 693

Re: Raw Innocence 87.5

AMDXHUN wrote:
23 Apr 2019 08:55
1300 watts ERP? Crazy guys!
There used to be an 1800 watt station on Merseyside. They didn’t run all the time like raw innocence they broadcast on public holidays and used multiple names, one was mixology
by Tim Bucknall
23 Apr 2019 09:55
Forum: Off Channel
Topic: Hate speech on media in your country?
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: Hate speech on media in your country?

not as bad as yours but bad by our standards (the media) https://twitter.com/StopFundingHate I'm a member of the Polish diaspora in the UK and we're seeing more attacks since 2016 our elderly people who survived Siberia are being abused in shops for speaking Polish to their family members, one of th...
by Tim Bucknall
23 Apr 2019 09:48
Forum: SDR Receivers
Topic: Elad FDM-S2 actual freq range
Replies: 5
Views: 239

Re: Elad FDM-S2 actual freq range

thanks mate
by Tim Bucknall
22 Apr 2019 11:28
Forum: SDR Receivers
Topic: Elad FDM-S2 actual freq range
Replies: 5
Views: 239

Re: Elad FDM-S2 actual freq range

should i start another thread for the airspy HF+ or use this one? i haven't found the upper limit yet but its at least 270mhz (official upper limit is 260) i use it for the entire satcom band. never had reason to tune above 270 so far i'd love to know if it will go down to 55.25 but i don't have an ...
by Tim Bucknall
21 Apr 2019 10:03
Forum: Off Channel
Topic: Adapting Technology from radio astronomy
Replies: 0
Views: 66

Adapting Technology from radio astronomy

I almost posted this under sdr software but as this is probably in cloud cuckoo land I thought better of it. You know how the signals from different radio telescopes are combined together to create the capabilities of a receiving array of huge dimensions. Well can we do this with our reception? Obvi...
by Tim Bucknall
20 Apr 2019 17:53
Forum: DX Alerts
Topic: Tropo 28/03/19
Replies: 8
Views: 515

Re: Tropo 28/03/19

I miss uhf analogue tv dx, there were lots of enhancements that never reached vhf
by Tim Bucknall
20 Apr 2019 15:36
Forum: DX Alerts
Topic: Tropo 28/03/19
Replies: 8
Views: 515

Re: Tropo 28/03/19

Feel free to start a new thread if you think it’s better than normal
by Tim Bucknall
20 Apr 2019 11:44
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: 87.5 weak mess of multiple stations saturday 20th april
Replies: 5
Views: 255

Re: 87.5 weak mess of multiple stations saturday 20th april

87.6 weak but it sounds like them and the direction is right for UCB
by Tim Bucknall
20 Apr 2019 11:21
Forum: Unidentified?
Topic: 103.4 New UK Station Testing?
Replies: 2
Views: 155

Re: 103.4 New UK Station Testing?

i love a mystery!
C5B6 is the pi code for the beach fwiw
i'm investigating
by Tim Bucknall
20 Apr 2019 11:05
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: 87.5 weak mess of multiple stations saturday 20th april
Replies: 5
Views: 255

87.5 weak mess of multiple stations saturday 20th april

the one i can seperate is from the west and playing comedy routines
by Tim Bucknall
20 Apr 2019 11:02
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: weak signal bearing south 87.6
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: weak signal bearing south 87.6

thanks
by Tim Bucknall
19 Apr 2019 20:06
Forum: Television
Topic: 180-205mhz cleared of comms
Replies: 1
Views: 163

180-205mhz cleared of comms

is it the same everywhere in the UK?

its currently the quietest piece of spectrum i have so i'm looking for potential moon bounce targets before it fills up with DAB

i'll share any likely candidates
by Tim Bucknall
19 Apr 2019 20:03
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: skyline 87.7
Replies: 1
Views: 159

skyline 87.7

great signal beaming west

they played a french song when i tuned across them and i thought e skip had started!

now playing erasure
by Tim Bucknall
19 Apr 2019 19:43
Forum: SDR Receivers
Topic: Elad FDM-S2 actual freq range
Replies: 5
Views: 239

Elad FDM-S2 actual freq range

I'm posting this as its the sort of thing i'd have liked to know The VHF portion will work down to 71.67mhz with no loss of gain and up to at least 179.325 but with a drop off in sensitivity lack of local signals in the 180-184 range means i can't be more precise but by 185mhz you're seeing spurious...
by Tim Bucknall
19 Apr 2019 17:26
Forum: Unidentified?
Topic: 262.150 MHz - TV audio carrier?
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Re: 262.150 MHz - TV audio carrier?

You did well getting that on a whip aerial Sounds like cable tv leakage from Brazil Satellite is receiving on 303.25 so video carrier would be 298.75 I’ve had presumed cable leakage from china - assuming they don’t have broadcast txs in the 290 mhz range I’ve had vision buzz too which I tentatively ...
by Tim Bucknall
19 Apr 2019 17:07
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: 1670 UK Pirate - Different Radio
Replies: 4
Views: 196

Re: 1670 UK Pirate - Different Radio

I wonder if he’s using a talking house transmitter into an amplifier or just to a decent aerial My talking house tx not only came preset to 1670 but was 42hz high too! Audio even sounds a bit like a TH They’re cheap, (even with import duty) reliable, robust and built to be installed by realtors with...
by Tim Bucknall
19 Apr 2019 13:33
Forum: DX Alerts
Topic: Es on 15 and 10m
Replies: 14
Views: 580

Re: Es on 15 and 10m

Its all hamilton academical now for me with my local qrn problems on HF

John! Come over here and lets do some props studies on upper hf - low vhf on hilltops!
by Tim Bucknall
18 Apr 2019 17:06
Forum: SDR Receivers
Topic: Winradio excalibur sigma 64mhz recording £6200/
Replies: 5
Views: 148

Winradio excalibur sigma 64mhz recording £6200/

Review in wrth 2019
No band 2 and coverage stops at 190mhz
But maybe their previous model that records 32mhz will turn up cheaper now
by Tim Bucknall
17 Apr 2019 11:04
Forum: Receivers
Topic: Consumer-ready Titus II SDR Receiver
Replies: 5
Views: 2064

Re: Consumer-ready Titus II SDR Receiver

no, i was right to be cynical apparently! "It is around, but you can't actually purchase it. It's made for charitable services only." "It does exist but only for donation at China listeners. See www.radiosfortheworld.com and click on China. Just a way to rise money. If not put on sale it's probably ...

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