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by satnipper
06 Feb 2019 17:36
Forum: Off Channel
Topic: Windy weekend
Replies: 3
Views: 295

Re: Windy weekend

You're not a serious dxer unless you've put an antenna back up a few times...
by satnipper
22 Jan 2019 11:05
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: KMOX / KFAB - 1120
Replies: 7
Views: 519

Re: KMOX / KFAB - 1120

There is a perseus splitter which works well with stock iq files. Need to see if it works with the Big Cat
by satnipper
21 Jan 2019 23:31
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: KMOX / KFAB - 1120
Replies: 7
Views: 519

Re: KMOX / KFAB - 1120

Are you using the stock Perseus application? There is a bug when you stop playback and then resume the frequency readout can be inaccurate. I don't know if this has corrupted the IQ file.

Are other stations where they should be? Can you make available say 30s of the IQ file?
by satnipper
18 Jan 2019 15:46
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: 18/01/2019
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Re: 18/01/2019

And 920 WOKY Milwaukee WI
by satnipper
18 Jan 2019 14:39
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: 18/01/2019
Replies: 4
Views: 271

18/01/2019

Strange NA MF conditions overnight in western coastal scouselands. 06/07/08 were nothing special but some incredible signal strengths at 0500 from mid-West. Never hear 670 WSCR Chicago so strong and a new one for me on 620 WTMJ Milwaukee.
by satnipper
18 Jan 2019 10:40
Forum: Unidentified?
Topic: UNID on 890
Replies: 2
Views: 172

Re: UNID on 890

It's Boston's La Mega WAMG - there is an English ID at 22s with 94.9 audible.

Stuart
by satnipper
16 Jan 2019 17:59
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: dx tip 16/1
Replies: 5
Views: 332

Re: dx tip 16/1

Yes you are right - not every station uses the call letters (even though they should) but it should be noted on the log. Every season some stations dominate over others. Years ago WINS used to be very dominant but these days it's CFRB which normally wins the battle. CJYQ went very quiet a few years ...
by satnipper
16 Jan 2019 17:43
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: dx tip 16/1
Replies: 5
Views: 332

Re: dx tip 16/1

Some nice loggings there. 590 CJCL is quite rare as normally VOCM dominates.

It's the convention when logging NA MF stations to id by the call letters. You can also give the slogan as it's very useful for others but the formal ID is the call sign.
by satnipper
15 Jan 2019 23:23
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: Radio Educasion on 1060
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Re: Radio Educasion on 1060

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by satnipper
07 Jan 2019 20:35
Forum: News
Topic: Short Waves not working
Replies: 2
Views: 205

Re: Short Waves not working

China all over 49m as usual
by satnipper
05 Jan 2019 11:39
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: Gothcity pirate
Replies: 3
Views: 367

Re: Gothcity pirate

Where is Goth City?
by satnipper
03 Jan 2019 22:14
Forum: Receivers
Topic: Sony XDR-F1HD vs Kenwood KDC-BT710 car stereo selectivity test
Replies: 1
Views: 235

Re: Sony XDR-F1HD vs Kenwood KDC-BT710 car stereo selectivity test

The car radio obviously has a narrower default bandwidth. With the Konrad mod you can very finely adjust the Sony BW up to 309 kHz and down to 9 kHz. Be a very different comparison then.....
by satnipper
03 Jan 2019 12:55
Forum: News
Topic: Quadrantids 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 606

Re: Quadrantids 2019

I think you will run into issues. SDR apps write a lot of data to the disk and there will be enormous contention between the two apps. No doubt memory buffering will come into play - how much memory do you have?

Can't each SDR record to a different disk?

Stuart
by satnipper
02 Jan 2019 16:58
Forum: DX Alerts
Topic: Tropospheric Forecast 29 Dec -01 Jan
Replies: 31
Views: 1254

Re: Tropospheric Forecast 29 Dec -01 Jan

There is a tropo lift to the auld country from coastal scouselands. RTE1 on 87.8, 88.2, 89.1 and 89.6 in.

Stuart
by satnipper
01 Jan 2019 10:12
Forum: Unidentified?
Topic: 1471
Replies: 8
Views: 373

Re: 1471

Time to check the coax - spurii
by satnipper
01 Jan 2019 10:07
Forum: News
Topic: Wavre transmitter shutdown
Replies: 4
Views: 411

Re: Wavre transmitter shutdown

Checking on websdrs there are carriers still on 621/1125

Stuart
by satnipper
31 Dec 2018 15:07
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: MAR
Replies: 4
Views: 434

Re: MAR

And now 102.2 - Free Radio Wirral is on (thanks Andy for last two tips).

The Scouselands - where English pirate radio never died!
by satnipper
31 Dec 2018 14:28
Forum: DX Alerts
Topic: World Music Radio WMR
Replies: 2
Views: 195

Re: World Music Radio WMR

Same here in western coastal scouselands- 5840 is S8 with average modulation whilst the 15m band signal not there as expected due to skip.
by satnipper
31 Dec 2018 11:55
Forum: Unidentified?
Topic: 1602 - Dutch
Replies: 6
Views: 263

Re: 1602 - Dutch

Sounds like Radio Millside but not in this list - http://radio-tv-nederland.nl/am/am.html
by satnipper
30 Dec 2018 22:50
Forum: Pirate Radio
Topic: MAR
Replies: 4
Views: 434

Re: MAR

Concept Radio appeared on 100.8 MHz tonight from the pool.

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