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by Tim Bucknall
08 Apr 2021 09:38
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: 88.8 fm south east coast
Replies: 3
Views: 827

Re: 88.8 fm south east coast

Still on?
by Tim Bucknall
07 Apr 2021 15:28
Forum: News
Topic: UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032

Lets do it!!
by Tim Bucknall
31 Mar 2021 18:13
Forum: News
Topic: Unity Radio 92.8 Manchester tech probs = DX window!
Replies: 0
Views: 82

Unity Radio 92.8 Manchester tech probs = DX window!

they're currently radiating an unstable blank carrier centered on 92.79884
should be very easy to detect in cw mode at big distances,
go vertical and beam at manchester and let me know how far its getting
by Tim Bucknall
31 Mar 2021 18:11
Forum: News
Topic: Any unusual radio signals heard as a result of meteor exploding over the Bristol Channel??
Replies: 1
Views: 103

Re: Any unusual radio signals heard as a result of meteor exploding over the Bristol Channel??

really sorry no one was recording at the time it would have been very interesting i used to record mornings but kind of burned myself out with meteor dxing even back then i probably wouldn't have been recording at 14:50 outside the e season i just looked at FM list's log book, it doesn't seem like a...
by Tim Bucknall
31 Mar 2021 16:40
Forum: News
Topic: UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032

With plug ins improving we’ll be able to remove most annoying locals soon anyway When Norway turned off the big txs we didn’t suddenly see Norwegian dxers getting amazing dx so I’m indifferent about this news. Switzerland will be an interesting test case for shut down Further south than us and with ...
by Tim Bucknall
31 Mar 2021 09:48
Forum: News
Topic: UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032

absolutely medium wave will go sooner
It’s expensive to operate and listenership is falling
Government hasn’t given up on DAB yet and DAB services are still in the terms of the commercial licenses so ditching medium wave is the only cost cutting measure left
by Tim Bucknall
31 Mar 2021 05:39
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: 87.7 Manchester area all day. House Of Silk DJ S
Replies: 16
Views: 1931

Re: 87.7 Manchester area all day. House Of Silk DJ S

Base FM has moved to 100.0 Info via Andy Webster I don’t hear it anymore as my Aerial is designed for max resonance at the bottom of the band I had a wander round the garden with a portable but 100.0 was totally owned by Classic FM from North Hessary Tor (tropo conditions) Anyway good luck to them. ...
by Tim Bucknall
31 Mar 2021 05:27
Forum: News
Topic: UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032
Replies: 11
Views: 177

UK Analog shutdown delayed till 2032

Info heard on BBC Radio Tees a couple of nights ago I don’t know whether to be happy or sad Obviously it’s nice to know we have another 10 years to dx domestic tropo But i was secretly hoping for an empty band so we could hear multi-hop from exotic places in the developing world I’m sure the commerc...
by Tim Bucknall
29 Mar 2021 13:48
Forum: News
Topic: Bosnia Analog still on
Replies: 10
Views: 287

Bosnia Analog still on

E6 could be a possible tx target if we get a high MUF this summer "Hello Tim, Yes, analog signals continue to be active in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Some of the stronger transmitters had to reduce their power because of interference, but some are going strong like they always used to. I can still log ...
by Tim Bucknall
17 Mar 2021 09:24
Forum: Unidentified?
Topic: 87.6 German (small IQ file) from 2019 perseids
Replies: 0
Views: 88

87.6 German (small IQ file) from 2019 perseids

Gentlemen, I'm filling the endless hours of lockdown by revisiting old IQ files I have a German unid on 87.6 , any help with accent or content would be appreciated https://mega.nz/file/tjxykDxY#kT71OvVFYChixPh5m9nUTLKAALKDubC_EGDzVyZnP2Q the file is centred on 87.75 or 87.8 for orientation i have a ...
by Tim Bucknall
03 Mar 2021 13:31
Forum: Unidentified?
Topic: France Culture 98.6, accidental Relay? 1/3/21
Replies: 0
Views: 199

France Culture 98.6, accidental Relay? 1/3/21

Thanks to Lucas Gallone for matching my recording to France Culture's podcast but he suggests, and i agree, that conditions were not adequate to support reception of the 200watt tx at Amplepuis at 929km so its probably accidental pick up I suspect Chesterfield, which is fed off air from Sutton Coldf...
by Tim Bucknall
11 Feb 2021 11:29
Forum: News
Topic: Chesterfield BBC R2 89.0 lost feed ?
Replies: 0
Views: 808

Chesterfield BBC R2 89.0 lost feed ?

i have a strong stereo blank carrier peaking towards Chesterfield
not much else it could be really...

if its C'field then theres 2 more radio 2 txs on the channel, 1 is obvs Bilsdale
the other must be either blundson or churchdown hill as i get those tx on other freqs
by Tim Bucknall
15 Jan 2021 16:56
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: 87.7 Manchester area all day. House Of Silk DJ S
Replies: 16
Views: 1931

Re: 87.7 Manchester area all day. House Of Silk DJ S

audio has improved somewhat and it now actually sounds like a radio broadcast and not a faulty PSU

it seems horizontally polarised oddly
by Tim Bucknall
07 Jan 2021 18:34
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: 87.7 Manchester area all day. House Of Silk DJ S
Replies: 16
Views: 1931

Re: 87.7 Manchester area all day. House Of Silk DJ S

strong but terrible distorted mess around 87.7 when beamed at Manchester
i'm astonished anyone has identified anything
by Tim Bucknall
31 Dec 2020 11:39
Forum: News
Topic: Irish Church Broadcasts
Replies: 8
Views: 1604

Re: Irish Church Broadcasts

Same
107.5, 108.0 etc
And that was before the band filled up
by Tim Bucknall
31 Dec 2020 08:51
Forum: News
Topic: Irish Church Broadcasts
Replies: 8
Views: 1604

Re: Irish Church Broadcasts

Amazing dx
I lost my YouTube login do you want to pass him the list and suggest the Cavan station to him?
by Tim Bucknall
20 Nov 2020 07:54
Forum: News
Topic: Cannock Chase Radio
Replies: 37
Views: 8284

Re: Cannock Chase Radio

I don't think it will do much damage in the peakdistrict
from the other Chris' observations it seems like a very low powered tx
by Tim Bucknall
20 Sep 2020 08:47
Forum: DX Alerts (FM)
Topic: Denmark 20/09/20
Replies: 6
Views: 1297

Denmark 20/09/20

2020-09-20 MHz UTC ITU Program + Location Details Remarks km 87.70 0548 D NDR Info, Flensburg-Engelsby (shs) 788km 89.60 0548 D NDR 1 Welle Nord, Flensburg-Engelsby (shs) 788km 90.20 0737 DNK DR P1, Holstebro/Mejrup/Kalsgårdvej 11 (mjy) poor xf BBC 785km 90.90 0655 D NDR 1 Welle Nord, Morsum (Sylt) ...
by Tim Bucknall
18 Sep 2020 09:44
Forum: DX Alerts (FM)
Topic: sweden tropo now
Replies: 15
Views: 2177

Re: sweden tropo now

i have a horse shoe of tropo enhancement from sweden round to Ireland 2020-09-18 MHz UTC ITU Program + Location Details Remarks km 87.60 0338 D hr3, Sackpfeife (Biedenkopf) (hes) 776km 87.70 0336 D NDR Info, Flensburg-Engelsby (shs) 788km 87.90 0412 UNID classical, allegro motto, brahms 87.90 0416 D...

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