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by pe1etr
14 Dec 2018 08:36
Forum: Propagation
Topic: Extreme tropo in Australia
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: Extreme tropo in Australia

Hi Peter, Perhaps I missed something, but I actually never seen a prove of Australian tropo with distances over 2000 km. If you have any links to such an extreme tropo catches/recordings please post here. I would love to see it. Hello Zach, Trans Tasman tropo DX is not new. Here is a summary by Tod...
by pe1etr
11 Dec 2018 16:05
Forum: Receivers
Topic: Perseus FM+ audio quality tests
Replies: 0
Views: 83

Perseus FM+ audio quality tests

I've got my Perseus/FM+ combo hooked up. I used a UHF TV aerial which was found in situ on the property. Uncompressed WAV files. (44.1kHz sample rate) 93.7 BBC R4 35kHz IF bandwidth (There was a PI code displayed!) https://app.box.com/s/q57f70k8a8sjfk5iq8bmukugupyv6hvj 89.3 BBC R2 wide IF approx 190...
by pe1etr
10 Dec 2018 11:26
Forum: Propagation
Topic: Extreme tropo in Australia
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: Extreme tropo in Australia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qy7FTbeX8Rk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YZ_jPauUnBU These two videos are no longer available (maybe there was too much music inside?), but the same user added some new videos: https://www.youtube.com/user/dxer22000/videos?disable_polymer=1 Hello Franco, At the ti...
by pe1etr
10 Dec 2018 11:16
Forum: VHF Band 2, OIRT & DAB
Topic: Audio test Kenwood KT-6040 with TV aerial
Replies: 1
Views: 135

Re: Audio test Kenwood KT-6040 with TV aerial

97.4 Rock FM Winter Hill Kenwood KT-6040/ UHF TV aerial
Blackpool UK. WAV 44.1 kHz

https://app.box.com/s/adtbpetylkajrgh2di9h6by21e3ltjy8

Peter
by pe1etr
10 Dec 2018 08:40
Forum: VHF Band 2, OIRT & DAB
Topic: Audio test Kenwood KT-6040 with TV aerial
Replies: 1
Views: 135

Audio test Kenwood KT-6040 with TV aerial

WAV file 44.1 kHz.
98.9 MHz from Holme Moss

https://app.box.com/s/flrhibdgnn93zd9jrfudohna7uabiac7

Peter

Blackpool

Updated
Sorry the software down-mixed the edit to 44.1 kHz so no RDS.
by pe1etr
05 Dec 2018 11:35
Forum: DAB
Topic: Akai A61016
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: Akai A61016

Julian Hardstone wrote:
05 Dec 2018 11:21
Thanks, but just check your link pse
It's fine. You probably clicked it too early before.
by pe1etr
05 Dec 2018 11:17
Forum: DAB
Topic: Akai A61016
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: Akai A61016

Comparison video here

https://youtu.be/XK2CDai0l6Y

Peter
by pe1etr
05 Dec 2018 11:13
Forum: DAB
Topic: Akai A61016
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: Akai A61016

Looks good - what's the battery life like, Peter? The big benefit of DAB+ is it shows the radio has a newer chipset with considerably reduced power consumption. IMO there's no other reason to buy a DAB+ radio until there's any stations worth listening to :( I only bought it yesterday and have just ...
by pe1etr
05 Dec 2018 07:15
Forum: DAB
Topic: Akai A61016
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Akai A61016

First look here
https://youtu.be/OeO_ixtB8pE

Good on DAB and DAB+, overload problems on FM, but has RDS.

Peter Wilson
Blackpool UK
by pe1etr
03 Dec 2018 15:32
Forum: Television
Topic: Can't Receive Anything
Replies: 17
Views: 551

Re: Can't Receive Anything

Knob Twiddler and saucy photos, this thread is a right Carry On.
by pe1etr
01 Dec 2018 04:43
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: Peter back in Blackpool
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: Peter back in Blackpool

Unfortunately too much QRN.

Peter
by pe1etr
30 Nov 2018 14:19
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: Peter back in Blackpool
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: Peter back in Blackpool

Franco Martelli wrote:
30 Nov 2018 13:58
It seems that these links don't work.
Sorry YT was in edit mode so links only worked for me.
Try these:

WFED
https://youtu.be/PNseSjkTOdI

WBBR
https://youtu.be/KlxMCzF0SMg

KXEL
https://youtu.be/L5hLBlqifig

Peter
by pe1etr
30 Nov 2018 13:48
Forum: Medium Wave & Long Wave
Topic: Peter back in Blackpool
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Peter back in Blackpool

I'll try my Sony ICF-M780SL for MW DX from Asia later today, and from North America tomorrow morning. It worked rather well in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. eg https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=PNseSjkTOdI https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=KlxMCzF0SMg https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&vid...
by pe1etr
26 Nov 2018 13:44
Forum: DX Alerts
Topic: Prairie / West Coast Again!
Replies: 8
Views: 197

Re: Prairie / West Coast Again!

tvdxrools wrote:
26 Nov 2018 13:32
i know peter just too heart lazy to type it out lol CHSM was still coming in 1100 up here this morning ,David
OK David. I misunderstood your post.
It reminded me to check the recording I'd made and had forgotten about.

BTW That clip was recorded at 11:41 UTC on 23rd Nov.

Peter
by pe1etr
26 Nov 2018 12:56
Forum: DX Alerts
Topic: Prairie / West Coast Again!
Replies: 8
Views: 197

Re: Prairie / West Coast Again!

KOMO in most of the morning here along with classical 950/1250 , good id CFRW 1000 and KDAL 610 08 , KTLK strong 1130 at 1000 no sign WBBR , got interesting cw id 1470 at 0700 , still trying to figure it out , David The classical music is from 950 CFAM, relayed on its sister station 1250 CHSM 950 C...
by pe1etr
24 Nov 2018 11:36
Forum: Logbook
Topic: NA MF heard in last 3 Months
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: NA MF heard in last 3 Months

Attached are my full TA MF logs from the last three months dxing in the western coastal scouselands. Rig is Perseus SDR with Jap Pro V4 software. Antenna is a weird 10x1.8m Flag antenna. Logs are in standard MWC format. Stuart A good haul indeed Stuart. I suspect you used Jaguar software and not Ja...
by pe1etr
23 Nov 2018 02:05
Forum: SDR Software
Topic: Testing Spy Server Network (Remote SDRs)
Replies: 5
Views: 263

Re: Testing Spy Server Network (Remote SDRs)

Hello Franco Here is a list of the stations I received with RDS info when I recorded the clip for the video. 104.7 5264 105.1 RAI Radio 1 5201 105.4 RDS 5264 105.7 R.105 5211 106.5 R. Maria 51CC 106.7 RMC 5213 107.2 R. Maria 51CC The receiver is an RTL-SDR so I suspect overload. There was nothing in...
by pe1etr
22 Nov 2018 22:59
Forum: SDR Software
Topic: Testing Spy Server Network (Remote SDRs)
Replies: 5
Views: 263

Re: Testing Spy Server Network (Remote SDRs)

Franco Martelli wrote:
22 Nov 2018 16:31
Do you know the location of the Italian one?
I suppose is Northern Lazio or Western Umbria (Viterbo? Orvieto?).
Exact location isn't given, but I think Lazio. The map has no cities or towns on it.

Peter
by pe1etr
22 Nov 2018 02:18
Forum: Receivers
Topic: Best portable for LW?
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Best portable for LW?

Hello Laszlo, I found a few videos on my YouTube channel showing good long wave reception. All of these radios are still available new. Sony ICF-M780SL (recording made in Las Palmas Gran Canaria) Skip forward to 11:04 for LW https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_kMkQEI4y2U Sony ICF-SW7600GR (recording ma...
by pe1etr
21 Nov 2018 02:44
Forum: SDR Software
Topic: Testing Spy Server Network (Remote SDRs)
Replies: 5
Views: 263

Testing Spy Server Network (Remote SDRs)

Spy Server Network
Remote SDRs (Airspy family and RTL-SDR)

Test 1
Italy FM
https://youtu.be/4O2EhNxoibE

Test 2
Russia FM, R3 and R1 TV audio, OIRT FM
https://youtu.be/Xe4QjniAD6A

Test 3
Germany FM.
https://youtu.be/_9SPZ8XcF5o

Peter
Bangkok

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