Cb frequency odds and ends

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Cb frequency odds and ends

Post by Paul_Logan » 01 Jun 2015 19:26

Hi all,

anyone else heard the NFM signal on 27.170 playing Russian ballads with excellent audio - I've heard it a few times in the last week. I'd guess it's from Germany. CB with a cd player wired through the mic input? Anyway they have their levels right, it sounds really good.

Another oddity recently was two Finnish guys talking through a repeater on 27.225 - anyone have any idea where it's from?

I have a dipole up for CB freqs for the first time since 1988 - had some great fun talking into GB on May 28th with contacts from the isle of Wight up to Bradford. A real blast from the past.

anyone else use CB these days?

Paul Logan
Lisnaskea, Fermanagh, N. Ireland IO64GG

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Re: Cb frequency odds and ends

Post by Tim Bucknall » 03 Jun 2015 12:46

27.170 is a Radio chanson relay

I listen but i could never get a decent SWR since moving house so jacked in the tx'ing
Rx: Burkhardt Reuter RDR54D1, Elad FDM-S2, Airspy HF+ w/ CLP 5130 Log P ant on rooftop rotator V/H polarization options. Pira P275 RDS analyser

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