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Oct07 04:36 ....make it the North Miami farm, ZIP 33169/cdEL96 (
Oct07 04:35 My first ID'd Ms was during xmtr maintenance at the Hallandale farm, which never happens now (it was KOYN 93.9 TX)/cd (
Oct07 04:25 most of these came when I had more open freqs to listen on for ms - de WA5IYX (
Oct07 04:15 I have had all of *two* FM via Ms prior to the purchase of Total Recorder; I should be up to about 30 now/cdEL96 (
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Oct06 18:01 Tr 89.7 WUWM Milwaukee, WI. RELOG @ 337 Miles WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio IDs & NPR News de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Oct06 17:12 well I think the "green" makes it stand out, live or not. Because WKLG has been off (lightning strike), 102.1 is being monitored./cd (
Oct06 16:59 once ate up one side of a 600' reel when 94.5 Harlingen appeared and keyed the system :( - de WA5IYX (
Oct06 16:55 similar to this (COR) - had to fiddle with cap to get enough "hang time" after burst ended - de WA5IYX (
Oct06 16:48 94.5 AZ PHOENIX (ms) KOOL- 08-11-1974 02-- my only non-real time FM ms ident (r-to-r tape keyed by s-meter thru hi-imped op-amp etc) - de WA5IYX (
Oct06 16:45 I like to scribble it down in the log first before posting it here - de WA5IY EL09ql STX (
Oct06 16:43 Tr 89.7 WHND Sister Bay, WISCONSIN RELOG Wisconsin Public Radio IDS Pledge Drive. de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Oct06 16:43 my FM ms spots may be a min or two late from the live log - de WA5IYX (
Oct06 14:24 Distance 570/cdEL96 (
Oct06 14:21 Isn't all Ms on this board latent? I sure cannot sit and listen for it live./cdEL96 (
Oct06 14:19 I have a question...../cdEL96 (
Oct06 14:19 Ms (latent) 102.1 WGMG GA maybe 600 mi/cdEL96 (
Oct06 00:10 Numerous UHF Oklahoma City stations decoding. APRS map holds true - de N5NIQ EM18 (
Oct05 21:37 it turned out they already knew here - and the lines held up - oh well - de WA5IYX (
Oct05 21:34 the USWS NOLA feared loss of their landlines from H. Danny flooding there and needed to advise the SA office - de WA5IYX (
Oct05 21:32 in 50+ yrs of being licensed the only emergency traffic that I ever handled was in mid Aug 1985 on 80m - de WA5IYX (
Oct05 21:01 a good (if lenghty) read - de WA5IYX (
Oct05 17:47 take care, Fred - our Jul 2002 followed an Oct 1998 "100-year flood" ... - de WA5IYX (
Oct05 15:41 13:35 Fred, I hope things come out well for you. That is a lot of water. Danny-LA (
Oct05 14:04 a brief overview of that - de WA5IYX (
Oct05 14:01 in Jul 2002 this area had a multi-day rain event with 33" or so total - de WA5IYX (
Oct05 13:35 Anti-Tropo being noted here for last 5 days with non-stop rain-now at 20.81 inches (if this was snow in Syracuse NY it translates to 208.1 inches!) de Fred SC FM03af (
Oct05 04:37 Tr 99.5 KHCR Bismarck, MO (244 mi, 4.2 kW) new log - K4NBF EM66 (
Oct05 01:55 22:09 Good job, cd. Danny-LA (
Oct04 23:28 only 50-MHz southern SAmericans - de WA5IYX (
Oct04 23:06 [22:55] was napping---did I miss something?/cdEL96 (
Oct04 22:55 [21:57] - guess all the Es-linking was a big factor - de WA5IYX (
Oct04 22:09 Es (Thanks JAW!) ch2 CDR Costa Rica, 3 TVN Panama, & uniD 4 w/ soccer/cdEL96 (
Oct04 21:57 odd that these N-S 6m F2F2 paths between NAmer and SAmer w/o the more-common Euro-SAfrica ones earlier in the day - de WA5IYX (
Oct04 20:50 [10/2, 01:16] I should have used more detail. The space between two concentric rings, 850 and 1300 miles from Roseburg - the DX favored by sporadic-E N8NU (
Oct04 20:45 [10/2, 01:16] I DHO (
Oct04 20:21 cdEL96: West central and Southeast FL has Es into Nicaragua-Costa Rica border - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Oct04 19:53 [14:07] Be safe with all that rain, Fred. Randy EM69wq (
Oct04 14:07 [14:06] Fred N - SC fm031f (
Oct04 14:06 No tropo no sun just rain rain rain - 17.41" of the wet stuff since 10/1! (
Oct04 13:56 Ms 88.5 WCUG Lumpkin, GA jazz / RDS PI bogus "WEFE" 823 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Oct04 12:44 WCBD's livestream - de WA5IYX (
Oct03 14:30 and - de WA5IYX (
Oct03 14:29 egads, I've two SWL ham QSLs from Aug 17-18, 1959 - de WA5IYX (
Oct03 14:11 Needless to say - no tropo over last week due to incessant rain in low country, 6 inches and counting de Fred SC FM03af (
Oct03 13:22 [Oct01 22:37] I don't recall that Aug 1959 event, but I do remember the Yellowstone quake and the Kansas City fire later that month - de WA5IYX (
Oct03 12:56 been watching some of WCBD's streaming coverage of the flooding there - de WA5IYX (
Oct03 00:58 Not home, but if Suriname was possible, I would check against on smartphone!/cdEL96 (
Oct02 23:37 I reconnected my 8-Bay today for the first since May 2014. Danny-LA. (
Oct02 23:35 Pat, nice job with the DTVs. Danny-LA (
Oct02 20:45 Ms 91.1 WKNO- TN Memphis (645 mi) RDS - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Oct02 20:39 think I had some US (n.e ? n,w,?) 31.46 MHz F2 a while ago on the PRO-163 - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 20:33 if that's one-hop F2 I woudn't hold my breath for any 54+ MHz MUF, if it's 2Es ... - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 20:08 KD4ESV has French Guiana, 2498 miles distance at 1953 UTC - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Oct02 20:04 ATV-2 Paramaribo 195kW Analog - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Oct02 20:03 CdEL96: If your here, turn your antenna SE towards Surinam for call sign ATV on Ch2 - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Oct02 19:33 latent Es KDLO-DT-3 SD Florence (1071 mi) - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Oct02 19:08 Es 91.1, brief rock/rap - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Oct02 19:05 Nothing showing up in EPA - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Oct02 19:03 definitely out of practice for this ,,, - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 18:55 Es KOTA-DT-2.3 SD Rapid City (1040 mi) - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Oct02 18:42 Es 60.310 - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Oct02 18:41 Es 54.310 - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Oct02 17:41 keep adding improved features and price wont drop - reminds me of camcorders in the mid/late 1980s - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 17:27 only had mine since late Apr and now they have Ver. 2 of it - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 13:24 details - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 13:23 I'm lucky I got what I did on Ch 4 via Es - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 13:20 lots of old full-power US NTSC Ch 4s (including SLC, DEN, and here) - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 07:26 That is true. LAX and SFO both have a 4, though SDO and PHX do not. No idea about SLC or DEN ... Mike (
Oct02 05:32 01:19--We haven't historically had a plethora of DX'ers within that 800 to 1200 mile band from Roseburg, who also had an open Channel 4; that's what really counts.--Frank M. (
Oct02 04:42 that's a camcorder pixel artifact 2050 CST etc, not a stellar object :< - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 04:36 so-so images from the Sep 27 lunar eclipse - de WA5IYX (
Oct02 01:19 well, exclude those <500 miles away and that drops it to 30-35 million (
Oct02 01:16 No, not too many people...only 50-60 million. ... Mike (
Oct02 00:36 perhaps because a 1,000 mile radius around Roseburg covers the Pacific, Baja, Sonoran Desert, Rockies and Central B.C. Not many people, even fewer TV DXers NU (
Oct01 23:50 Told you it was rare. Jim Pizzi in CA did catch KPIC in 1999. Was less than 550 miles from his QTH however! > Yakima CN96 (
Oct01 23:48 Roseburg also has KTCW-46 (digital 45) with NBC // KMTR-16 Eugene, and a translator for KEZI/ABC (K46KS, explains why KTCW is on 45) > Yakima CN96 (
Oct01 23:46 KPIC-TV, Ch 4 CBS Roseburg. I think VERY few people, if not any, caught that one via Es. 5.37KW pre-digital. > Yakima CN96 (
Oct01 22:48 [22:01] I moved to Austin less than a week after Whitman's Aug 1, 1966 rampage from the UT Tower - de WA5IYX (
Oct01 22:37 the town was all but destroyed in 1959 when a dynamite truck blew up. NU (
Oct01 22:36 it also had a CH 4 TV station with very little power way up a mountain - tiny city grade contour and huge grade B N8NU (
Oct01 22:01 Pray for Roseburg. 10+ dead, 20+ wounded. RIP to all of the victims. Senseless crime, and one too many. > Yakima CN96 (
Oct01 21:32 about all I knew abt Roseburg, OR before today was that it used to have a 35-MHz mobile phone system - de WA5IYX (
Oct01 13:31 now I have to "apply" a proportional linear "correction" to the files over those six years - de WA5IYX (
Oct01 13:29 since it doesn't display date/time on its LCD screen I hadn't reset that since getting it (JVC GZ-MG630SU) in Sept 2009 ! - de WA5IYX (
Oct01 13:26 just found out the time stamp (on files, not images) of my lunar eclipse vid clips was 23 min fast - de WA5IYX (
Oct01 12:37 Happy October DX'ers, hope it's a great month! :-) (
Sep30 23:15 the 95F high hr today tied the record for this date - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep30 03:13 in this area a lot of the easily-reached "high ground" are likely to already be sites for broadcast TLs - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep30 02:58 Still, in my opinion, when it comes to mountain summits, I do like to take a portable with me and scan the dial briefly. Last time I went hiking, I was near Bumping Lake (40 miles west of Yakima), and logged a ton of new stations including KAFE-104.1 over KXDD, as well as others > Yakima CN96 (
Sep29 17:41 that was on private grazing land so one had to be careful of what you might step in ... - de WA5IYX (
Sep29 17:38 next semester more interesting with some fossil hunts + looking in a creek bed at bentonite layers from ancient Pilot Knob volcano eruptions - de WA5IYX (
Sep29 17:31 had a (Sat morn :<) UT Geology Lab field trip in fall 1966 out to the south end of Lake Austin - de WA5IYX (
Sep29 17:22 1966-69 I lived n.e. of Mueller Airport so never got to see much of west Austin - de WA5IYX (
Sep29 17:15 I used to inner tube skiing there when I was a teenager. You want mountains, this is the place (Arizona). There is lots of SOTA activites here. de dwi (
Sep29 17:12 Pat, you get some nice propagation up there on Bonnell. I remember when there was nothing below that other than the Colorado River and a few house boats. de Art ka5dwi/7 (
Sep29 17:07 "moutains" in this part of TX can be rather small affairs - de WA5IYX (
Sep29 16:37 [06:16] Brockway Mountain in the UP of Michigan is another one of those places, as Frank can attest to -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Sep29 13:01 Ms 97.7 KJSM Augusta, AR 832 miles, RDS with calls & Religious Talk, prev Es -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep29 06:16 Cadillac Mountain is a great plce to forget radio for a few minutes! ... Mike / on the other side of the continent (
Sep28 12:59 Tr 105.9 WBCI Bath, ME In Touch with Dr Stanley fading with WHCN Hartford CT - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep28 06:17 [27th 0331] I actually had the car radio, but I was in a hurry to go hiking, so I didn't try DX'ing on Cadillac Mountain--Frank M. (
Sep28 04:50 well, the clouds cleared out a lot AFTER totality ended - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep28 03:21 if the eclipse causes DX, bring it on!/cdEL96 :) (
Sep28 03:14 mostly cirrus from earlier storms in east TX (Houston) - de WA5IYX (
Sep28 02:25 some clouds messing up lunar eclipse here - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep28 01:22 [12:27] confirmed by some1 at KDGE that it's indeed KDGE/cdEL96 (
Sep27 23:14 [12:27] Gag---I forgot "102-1 the Edge" could be Toronto...clip on WTFDA Forums....familiar to anybody?/cdEL96 (
Sep27 22:35 my TV-DX video clips wind up in some far-flung places - de WA5IYX (
Sep27 16:33 even when accurate they're mostly just meteor bursts - de WA5IYX (
Sep27 16:30 wish they'd leave skimmer spots off those DX maps ... - de WA5IYX (
Sep27 12:44 Tr also getting 94.9 WKLL-FM 122.0. mi. Utica strong. Hinder - Lips of an Angel - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep27 12:35 Tr 96.9 WOUR-FM Utica, NY. ID. NEW CATCH! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep27 12:27 Latent Ms 102.1 KDGE "102-1 the Edge" at about 1000 UTC/cdEL96 (
Sep27 04:53 Tr 104.7 WMRP-LP Mundy Township, MI weak but couple of "Positive Country WMRP" IDs 100 watts NEW! -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep27 04:36 Tr 106.5 W293CA Flint, MI nice signal religious music //WSNL-600 AM 115 mi NEW! -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep27 03:32 Oops - NB, not Manitoba (MB)... > Yakima CN96 (
Sep27 03:31 Frank - did you bring a radio into Acadia NP? You'd probably get some interesting DX especially on top of the mountains - ME, MB, NH, VT, MA possible? > Yakima CN96 (
Sep27 00:49 Tr 94.9 WHOM Mount Washington, NH. (325mi) with classic rock and ads for the Portland area. Weak but listenable. First I've heard this in a few years, especially after the 6kw "94.9 News Now" WJJF in Montauk, NY came on the air. e. (
Sep26 19:55 Trails in Acadia are faux-natural very rocky, not the well groomed dirt trails some places have. Very difficult--Frank M. (
Sep26 19:54 Wednesday extreme hiking in Acadia N. P. I climbed nearly half a mile altitude change! Went to Fenway Park last night--Frank M. (
Sep26 19:53 Looks like I'm missing nothing. Been out and about for 10 days. I'm near Plymouth, Mass. right now, soon to go into Providence--Frank M. (
Sep26 13:30 Tr 92.9 WLTJ Pittsburgh, PA "Q 92.9" - poor - 220 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep26 13:21 Tr 102.5 WDVE Pittsburgh, PA - weak/mixing - 220 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep26 13:18 Tr 107.9 WDSY Pittsburgh, PA - Y108 and local ads- weak/mixing - 222 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep26 12:49 Latent Tr, Mix 102(.1) Freeport, Bahamas "off the back" of my FM6 antenna; no other 102.1 is Mix/cdEL96 (
Sep26 03:44 due to the lightning delays, at least one area HS football game has just started its 2nd half - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep26 00:38 more thunder, rain, etc nearing me - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 23:53 on the extreme left of that photo u csn see some of vans they parked out there - like in my photo - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 23:49 better photo - by 1971 just helices on it, no Yagis - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 23:41 GB Hill c. 1964 - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 22:43 the DoC leased 30 acres - I only recognize the farmhouse there now from then - de WA5IYX,+Gunbarrel,+CO+80301/@40.0918807,-105.1262218,1135m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x876bf11a50513087:0xca661ccadbd97378!5m1!1e4 (
Sep25 22:24 maybe this was one of the satellites interogated since Alouette 1 couldn't store data to dump - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 22:17 the data was collected on large tapes shipped to Goddard - in a "previous life" the op had been a long-haul truck driver for NASA - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 22:15 it was abt 800' from where I was with the operator showing up at odd hours to send a command signal up - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 22:13 at the GB Hill DoC site in Colorado in 1971 they had a sterable 4-helix array for 137-MHz satellite data dumps, this among them - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 21:52 (12:40) Not much at all, Lee. Had some local enhancement but nothing over 100 miles. Randy EM69wq (
Sep25 21:47 TIMED Mission Celebrates 5,000 Days of Continuous Data Collection, Sixth Extended Mission- KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep25 19:54 one of the heavier cells over here (zoom in to see Ingram Hills near Leon Valley) - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 19:42 thunder and some rain - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep25 13:54 Cd, that sure was a long burst. Danny-LA (
Sep25 13:10 On 102.1 had an Ms burst of 1 minute....but it was only music....Grrrrrr/cdEL96 (
Sep25 12:42 06:33 I can't even SEE Indiana for all the red on APRS right now! But Hepburn is projecting nothing. Interested to see what that translates for ya... // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep25 12:40 06:33 Hey Randy, anything ever materialize from that? Somehow APRS has never been relevant for me! :/ // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep25 12:20 top of page 24 in this 1968 RS catalog - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 12:14 thst 1968 Radio Shack r-to-r machine did not have ALC so was subject to being loud/distorted on fading signal peaks with manual audio gain control - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 12:05 montage of clips re the Apr 1974 Xenia, OH tornado from WLW-D Es - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 11:53 604-kb that be - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 11:52 OK, it made a 160-kbps mp3 of 604-kn vs the 126-kb ra - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 10:52 Tr DTV 17 WXMA & 20 WOTV (not far, but not common here) N8NU (
Sep25 10:46 Tr WHBE-FM - ESPN Radio 680 105.7 FM Eminence, KY Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep25 10:21 Tr 104.1 WVGR Grand Rapids, MICHIGAN RELOG NPR News Talk MIchigan Radio de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep25 10:16 Tr 98.9 WBYR Woodburn, INDIANA RELOG RDS Capture Ft. Wayne Ads ID as THE BEAR de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep25 10:10 Tr 93.3 WBTU Kendallville, INDIANA RELOG RDS Capture US 933 C/W Mx de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep25 10:08 Tr 89.1 WBOI Ft. Wayne, INDIANA RELOG NPR and WBOI IDs Talk de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep25 08:55 KCCW is DTV #60 for me. Except for a few in Fargo and elsewhere, I think I've cleared out the semi-locals here. Nothing new until a bigger opening now - En25 (
Sep25 08:14 Tr 12 KCCW. New. Usually Mankato takes over 12. Fargo in on 19. EN25 (
Sep25 07:11 Tr unid dtv 14 again. Both Rochester and Fargo are in. Hmmph EN25 (
Sep25 06:33 Watching the red on APRS. It's over Indianapolis, but nothing yet. Randy EM69wq (
Sep25 05:51 Trying to keep computers clean, rather than dirty "by variable standards" ... Mike (
Sep25 05:50 PUP = Potentially Unwanted Program, which is something you got that you didn't ask for ... Mike (
Sep25 05:49 FYI ... We avoid CNET because they load PUPs into their download programs ... Mike (
Sep25 05:48 Once you have LAME in place, it will use it from that point forward ... Mike (
Sep25 05:47 If it doesn't have LAME built-in, you need to download it ,,, Mile (
Sep25 05:46 go here for Foobar info (
Sep25 05:46 Haven't been paying attention for the last few hours. CNET give you spyware. Avoid it! (
Sep25 05:44 namely, this one - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 05:12 I was going to do a Mar 1974 WXLT-40 2.758 MB 22-kHz WAV (1:04) which has a 126-kb RA 16-kbps- de WA5IYX (
Sep25 05:09 are all WAV=>MP3 software going to do that or what ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 05:04 well, it asked for the LAME file to do an mp3 conversion - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 04:50 so got it from the site - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 04:44 the CNET page for that Foobar2000 d/l doesn't seem to want to open - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 04:40 OK, I'm on the Dell D830 XP laptop now, the WAVs (done by Wavepad) range from 110kb to over 8Mb - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 04:27 I try to continually grow...embrace what was better, but move on when appropriate. Good to check status now and then ... Mike (
Sep25 04:26 Let me know. As much as I criticize the old school approach, it would be good to have an actual comparison (using same file guidelines) ... Mike (
Sep25 04:15 I've some 1968-74 "fresh" (made this past Jun from r-to-r tapes) WAV files on an XP laptop that I plan to try that with - de WA5IYX (
Sep25 04:09 No DX yet, but 102.1 WKLG is still off----Ssssshhhh! Just our secret./cdEL96 (
Sep25 04:08 Pat: Did you try MP3 audio, and if so, how did it compare for you? ... Mike (
Sep25 03:17 106.3 WMNA Gretna, VA 120 miles, 6kW (NEW, stream match; simulcasts WIQO Lynchburg, VA) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep25 03:00 Tr 104.1 WTQR “New Country Q104-1” Winston-Salem, NC 193 miles, 100kW (NEW, positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 17:50 yes, I've installed VLC on just about every platform here that can handle it - made this very large collection using it on video mpegs - de WA5IYX (
Sep24 17:50 04:31 Nice, John! I've picked up WVOD a few times // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 17:18 I've been so busy lately I haven't been able to do any DXing at all....really since the beginning of august lol JJ in EN82 (
Sep24 17:17 Pat: VLC is amazing software, I use it almost exclusively anymore to play any media. Used to be a die hard Winamp fan until AOHELL purchased it. JJ in EN82 (
Sep24 17:16 FWIW, Cleveland FMs were screaming into Sterling Heights MI this morning while I was there JJ in EN82 (
Sep24 16:57 --Tr 89.7 WCPE “The Classical Station” Raleigh, NC 133 miles, 100kW (re-log; full quieting, completely overriding local WLRJ) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 16:48 --Tr 105.3 WOSF “Old School 105.3” Gaffney, SC (Charlotte, NC metro) 265 miles, 51kW (NEW) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 16:48 --Tr 102.9 WLKO "102.9 The Lake" Hickory, NC 260 miles (NEW, over local W275BQ, and under nulled out WOWI; first log from Charlotte metro) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 16:47 --Tr 106.7 WKVK “K-Love” Semora, NC 132 miles, 50kW (NEW, under IBOC hash) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 16:47 A few more reports from this AM... // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 14:46 14:10 Thanks cd! Actually got my first logs from Charlotte this morning, but will have to post later! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 14:29 Tr new log: WVNU - Lite 97.5 Greenfield, OH taking out WAMZ that I usally get 24/7. Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep24 14:21 Tr WZZY - Star 98.3 Winchester, IN sounding like a local with no static at all even with strong WRRM 98.5 next to it. Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep24 14:10 nice going, Lee./cdEL96 (
Sep24 13:10 Tr 96.9 WWPL "Pulse FM" Goldsboro, NC, 160 miles, 196° (re-log, over local WWUZ) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 13:07 Tr 100.3 WMKS “100.3 Kiss FM” High Point, NC 179 miles, 100kW, 231° (new, stream match) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 12:53 Tr 95.7 WKML Lumberton “The Big 95-7 WKML” 218 miles, 100kW, 206° (new, under nulled-out WVKL) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 12:41 Tr 92.3 WZPR Nags Head, NC "Classic Rock 104.9 & 92.3” 142 miles, 10kW, 142° (new positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 12:16 Tr 99.1 WZFX “Foxy 99” Whiteville, NC 216 miles, 100kW, 202° (new positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep24 05:20 as were Apr-May 1963 - de WA5IYX (
Sep24 05:18 Mar 30-31 very productive - de WA5IYX (
Sep24 04:38 On a Sat morning in '65 my bro & I saw Tampa TV on 8 & 13---I thought they raised power so we could see all the time :) /cd (
Sep24 04:37 [18:53] Pat, was that 3/31/74? I kinda "discovered" FM DX the next morning---Tampa blasting in, and as far as Panama City/cd (
Sep24 04:32 One of my favorite DX frequencies (104.7) bites the proverbial dust/cdEL96 (
Sep24 04:31 Tr (if you wanna call it that) 104.7 W231CU (a move from a CP on 94.1) Miami, NEW, only //WMIA 93.9/cdEL96 (
Sep24 03:21 Tr 100.9 WFMI Southern Shores NC 342 miles John DE (
Sep24 03:16 Tr 99.1 WVOD Manteo NC 277 miles John DE (
Sep23 22:50 tnx, I settled on 16-kbps as many files had music content, and 8-kpbs didn't hack it - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 22:01 [21:54] Do one and find out. Download Foobar2000, plug in a WAV file and convert to various formats. You'll find the difference. Just make sure to set your output specs (16kbps sounds like your favorite) .. Mike (
Sep23 21:56 lately I've been using VLC media player to do most things (aud and vid) - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 21:54 a 1:13 mp3 would be smaller than a 145-k ra ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 21:47 MP3 would be even smaller AND people actually use that format. You want to share your stuff, so a resouce-stingy format that is widely used is the best way to go ... Mike (
Sep23 21:44 to my ears on these computer speakers a 16-kbps RA sounds the same as a 22-kHz WAV and is 10% the file size - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 21:36 They keep upgrading Real Player, though I'd be content with Ver 8 of it that as it displayed more text - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 21:30 Still using RA huh? Its good someone is. Pretty much abandoned by 2005 ... Mike (
Sep23 18:57 most are in fat WAV format as I've not run them thru the RA encoder yet on there - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 18:55 also some TV audio Es clips from 1968 when in Austin and much from 1971 when in Colorado - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 18:53 well, no WKID-51 there but tropo clips of WINZ-94.9, WMYQ-96.3, WTOG-44 et al - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 17:55 I think that I've another audio clip of them from Mar 1974 - it's on another laptop (XP) right now - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 17:30 WKID introduced all night TV with Dave Dixon---campy stuff---he would tell you if the upcoming movie stunk./cdEL96 (
Sep23 17:29 in 1973 WKID got as much pro Atlanta sports as they could (Braves, Flames hockey, Hawks basketball)...saw a 20 inning Braves game on 51/cd (
Sep23 17:28 that was sure a "plain" audio ID/cdEL96 (
Sep23 16:45 like on this - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 16:44 when I think of 51 Miami - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 16:01 Nice XEFB color bars too Pat/cd (
Sep23 16:01 13 as a great tropo channel here before WLMF came along/cd (
Sep23 16:00 They had programming around the clock from different countries, but mostly news reports/cdEL96 (
Sep23 16:00 BTW WLMF 51 (virt 53) began on ch 13 in the 1990s as a SCOLA affiliate/cdEL96 (
Sep23 15:59 Very nice & clear Teleactiva there, JAW/cdEL96 (
Sep23 15:49 14:09 D'oh!! :) cdEL96 (
Sep23 14:57 only video I ever made of it (K02MX obviously off) - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 14:53 and its later incarnation - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 14:51 FWIW - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep23 14:46 I saw it there on Es from Colorado in Jul/Aug 1971 - W6ABN (SK) in Fullerton, CA used to see it that way as well in the mid 1960s (along with KIII-3) - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 14:44 once upon a time it XEFB-3 (until 1983-84) when it moved so Monterrey cud have a Ch 4 - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 14:11 Last time I had XEFB-2 was back on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:20 am - KA3JAW FN29jq (
Sep23 14:09 CdEL96: Did you forget to take off the XEFB notch filter off your antenna? - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 14:06 so I have 2 days for the elusive XEFB 2; it's the running gag on WTFDA that I haven't ever seen it/cdEL96 (
Sep23 13:54 Here it is: KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 13:49 Speaking of Mexican, today is the last full day for Monterrey Mexico analog, is it not?/cd (
Sep23 13:48 WLMF 51 back on, as if anyone is watching here--it's LATV for Mexican demos, and most of the Hispanics here are Cuban/cdEL96 (
Sep23 13:47 Had a long (maybe 30 sec) Ms burst on 102.1 while I was sleeping (recording), but wouldn't u know it was music/cdEL96 (
Sep23 13:43 FM tropo burning off towards the SE - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 13:36 Yep, been waiting for the fanfare to start on 2M - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 13:35 I'm not hearing either Es or Ms here - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 13:33 true 300-mi 50-MHz Es just doesn't come and go w/o a lot of prelude/fanfare - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 13:30 I wish I knew how much of these early-morn "Es" reports were just overlapping/residual ms from that diurnal peak - de WA5IYX (
Sep23 13:12 Sp-e over TN state - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 12:00 Now over western Cuba - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 11:46 Sporadic-e developing over the NE US - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 11:03 Tr 94.3 CJFH Woodstock, ONTARIO RELOG 30 Miles @ 37 Watts Religious Mx ID as HOPE FM Local News de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep23 11:02 Lets all welcome the autumnal equinox which occurred at 4:21 am (ET) - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 11:01 Lets all wecome the autumnal equinox which occurred at 4:21 am (ET) - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep23 04:57 getting frustrating. several channels that were just shy of decoding now have nothing. NU (
Sep23 04:38 Tr DT 51 WHLV Cocoa FL ("TBN 52-1" PSIP); WLMF LD has been off for days, and I am not sure if it will return./cdEL96 (
Sep23 04:31 Tr WJET, WFXP Erie PA, but several strong DTV from OH interior in as well. trying to get a mystery DTV 19 to decode. N8NU (
Sep23 01:08 Tr 89.9 WCGF Cambridge Springs, PA- weak fade-ups over CBE with TobyMac 'Speak Life' and webstream match- 25kw 248 miles- EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep22 23:27 Tr - WMMS-HD 100.7 Cleveland, OH - HD1 is Buzzard with rock, HD2 is 99X Cleveland's New Rock Alternative. No sign of local CKUE! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 16:45 Tr 102.5 WUSQ “Q102” Winchester, VA 118 miles, 32kW 335° (NEW, midday; over local W273BB) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep22 16:12 Tr 101.3 WROZ “Fun 101.3” Lancaster, PA 171 miles, 13° (NEW; midday) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep22 13:56 Morning tropo definitely seems to be burning off now. It was great while it was in! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 13:50 Tr - WBVI-96.7 Fostoria, OH - Good with Findlay area ads. No sign of local CHYR! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 13:40 I tried for anything on RDS on 101.1, but WRIF proved too much once again. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 13:38 RR, Rob -- FWA and SBN in here, two new logs: W243AD Adrian, and WHPZ Bremen was in for a moment over semi-local K-Love drone. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 13:38 Tr - WGDE-91.9 Defiance in good with RDS! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 13:37 Erc….Mostly Ft. Wayne and Area in here this morning…but one NEW Station 101.1 WIOE South Whitney!! de ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Sep22 13:35 I have WBOI here also in WEMU null, but alas, no RDS. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 13:29 89.1 WBOI de ROB VA3SW (
Sep22 13:28 Tr 89.1 WBI Ft. Wayne, INDIANA now in HD!! de ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Sep22 13:28 Tr 88.3 WMUB Oxford, OHIO RELOG WVXU IDS and NPR Fundraiser de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 13:01 Tr - WDPG-89.9 Greenville, OH - Phantom log from them; audio is still local CBE! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 13:00 Tr 89.1 WBOI Ft. Wayne, INDIANA RELOG NPR and WBOI IDs Talk de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 12:56 Tr 88.3 WLAB Ft. Wayne, INDIANA RELOG Relig Star 88-3 IDs Weather Report de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 12:32 Tr - W243AD-96.5 Adrian, MI - Barely audible with simulcast of WLEN-103.9. NEW! Finally logged this elusive translator! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 12:23 Tr 101.7 WLDE Ft. Wayne, INDIANA RELOG @ 3 KW "FUN 101.7" IDs Classic Rock Stn Contest spot de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 12:10 Tr - WJFX-HD 107.9 New Haven, IN - HD-1 morning chatter, HD-2 was in for a second, but lost. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 12:09 Tr - WRSW 107.3 Warsaw, IN - Poor with local nx, ads, classic hit. Rare thanks to WJUC! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 11:52 Tr 100.1 WFCV Bluffton, INDIANA RELOG @ 6 KW BOTT Radio Network Grace To You Relig // Webfeed de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 11:50 Tr - WHPZ-96.9 Bremen, IN - Poor with CCM, SBN ments/ads, Pulse FM. Quickly lost to semi-local WNKL. NEW! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep22 11:46 Tr 98.9 WBYR Woodburn, INDIANA RELOG RDS Capture Ft. Wayne Ads ID as THE BEAR de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 11:40 Tr 97.3 WMEE Ft. Wayne, INDIANA RELOG ID as "97.3 WMEE" Ft. Wayne Ads and WMEE Cash Code Station Contest de Rob-VA3SW (
Sep22 11:16 Tr 102.5 WMDH Newcastle, INDIANA RELOG @ 282 Miles Hoosier Loto spot. All New Nash FM 102.5 ID Muncie area news C/W de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 11:10 Tr 101.1 WIOE South Whitney, INDIANA NEW STN!! 6 KW @ 261 Miles WIOE Oldies 101 IDS Warsaw Wx Oldies de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 10:59 Tr 93.3 WBTU Kendallville, INDIANA RELOG RDS Capture US 933 C/W Mx de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 10:56 Tr 90.3 WBCL FT. Wayne, INDIANA RELOG RDS and Christian Mx also ID sung out de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep22 08:37 Tr (new) 94.1 WWDK Jackson, MI 40K-B 201.9 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep22 08:09 Tr (new) 107.7 WRKR Portage, MI 50K-B 173.5 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep22 07:59 Tr (new) 103.9 WWFW Fort Wayne, IN 3K-A 110.7 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep21 23:07 Tr 98.5 WINL Linden, AL (288 mi, 100 kW) over semi-local... great tropo for late afternoon - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep21 20:02 Tr WMVV-90.7 Griffin GA - New Life FM (NEW) 241 mi while local WYFH off the air de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep21 16:48 Distant WCYQ "Q 100.3" Knoxville at 154 miles in strong about a week solid now with the fall-like temps and tropo. -- Dan EM73QX (
Sep21 16:40 Tentative Tr 102.1 Mix 102 Freeport, Bahamas; mention of Bahamas; for 6 kW they sure don't get out much./cdEL96 (
Sep21 16:15 Make that about 310 mi./cd (
Sep21 15:50 Tr 102.1 WQLC Watertown FL 330 miles, WKLG still off, no complaints apparently. :)/cdEL96 (
Sep21 13:59 Ms 104.7 RDS with “WVO” and Classic Rock, I’ve seen this station several times antenna was aiming west, any one with any idea? -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep21 04:52 Tr WGMW-99,5 La Crosse FL RDS - Gold 99.5 99.7 (NEW) 279 mi - strong tropo conditions to south -de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep21 02:36 [18:50] Vane Jones DEFINITELY didn't have addresses. Frank M. (
Sep21 02:34 [13:40] Your 100.1 is off...AGAIN????? I consider that one of my best catches from here. Had them on Tropo in 1988 through 3-mile local WKAI-100.1 (which is now farther away)--Frank M. (
Sep20 21:48 "Strong St." on DXMaps but nothing here/cdEL96 (
Sep20 21:43 once in the mid 1970s looked at KISS 99.5 hr on N5TX's Cushman Spectrum Analyzer - they were running so much compression it looked like a square wave - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 21:41 My money is on the speaker system. I even rewired my entire DX setup this morning to see if I could find the problem, nope. Swapped cables around and no difference - En25 (
Sep20 21:40 oh well ... it's always best if one can swap out the speaker system before delving deeper - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 21:38 I hear the distortion more on 101.7, but that's probably a bi-product of poor HD processing. Our local KCML 99.9 is quieter than most, and it sound excellent - En25 (
Sep20 21:36 u might try runing some dedicated ground line from Sony to computer to see if any change - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 21:34 Because I can see the levels on Cooledit pro, and listening back on the computer it sounds fine (Line in). - EN25 (
Sep20 21:34 I still think it's the speaker system, which I've had since Utah (2008), and I have no clue how old it is before that. Rescued it from my idiot roommate at the time - En25 (
Sep20 21:32 tnx, need someone with better "audiophile ears" than mine on that - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 21:31 KVEX-LP 97.5 fixed their RDS. Now shows "RadioX". - En25 (
Sep20 21:28 The Sony's output is split into two, one L-R going to the speaker system, the other L-R going to the computer input.- En25 (
Sep20 21:24 Ok, here is the audio off the radio, recorded into the line-in jack on my soundcard. The first half is WVAL 800 AM, the second is WHMH 101.7 - En25 (
Sep20 21:20 Odd, when I disconnect the Sony from the big computer input, now I don't hear it as much. - En25 (
Sep20 21:15 Yeah, give me a second. I'll record one with a local AM and FM station. - En25 (
Sep20 21:06 Any samples of that for u/l on your site ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 20:47 It is either the sony or the speaker system but one or the other is distorted, especially on AM. I haven't pinpointed the reason yet - En25 (
Sep20 20:46 Those of you who own the Sony wonder tuner, have you noticed its audio is slightly distorted (i.e. too loud)? (cont) - En25 (
Sep20 20:25 there are lots of defunct call letters in that - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 20:17 some of those are on this - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 20:14 I've a couple hundred of FM veries (QSL cards and letters) scanned from 1972-75 - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep20 20:07 sometimes the FM veries were like this (my fill-in-the-blank report "form") - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 19:56 Pat, I don't suppose that would work today. It certainly worked well then. Danny-LA (
Sep20 19:49 IIRC, don't think one was ever returned as "addresse unknown" - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 19:46 Later in the 70s (for mostly FMs by then) I added a partial ZIP code (the town's as determined by the World Almanac) - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 19:43 I soon added Chief Engineer to it - always hoped that the station was well known by the (then) USPO in their town - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 19:41 I never had any direct addresses other than like used on this - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 18:50 I don't recall if Vane Jones or others had addresses. It seems like no. Danny-LA (
Sep20 18:49 Did the station addresses come from WRTH, Broadcasting Yearbook, or what? Danny-LA (
Sep20 18:39 Pat, that is an interesting log. I like those verie letters. Danny-LA (
Sep20 18:23 KANE (
Sep20 17:35 ...but how many TV stations existed back then?? ;) /cdEL96 (
Sep20 17:22 it took me a few years to get 60 TV stations here - de WA5IYX (
Sep20 17:18 Many pings, some spoken-word; but "Lido" was the only thing to give me a clue/cd (
Sep20 17:17 (13:40) I started running 102.1 at about 6 am....I got a ping of "Lido Shuffle" & I wrote Big 102.1 LA/cdEL96 (
Sep20 16:54 Tr 49 WEUX Chippewa Falls, WI overnight. Log #59, first new tv stn in almost a month - En25 (
Sep20 15:35 Even worse, that would fill the world with yet millions of tons more of electronic waste N8NU (
Sep20 15:34 My worry is that ATSC 3.0 receivers could be HDMI output-only, making it impossible to watch live TV on vintage TV sets N8NU (
Sep20 15:32 [04:10] A brand-new LG LCD set has manual tuning and random access (just like the Zenith CECBs) N8NU (
Sep20 13:48 just some Houston Us decoding here - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep20 13:40 (00:12) You should be up here. I have four supposed locals off the air (92.3, 99.3, 100.1, 101.5) and a fifth (101.9) on greatly reduced power - Christian EN64 Manistee, MI (
Sep20 13:35 Tr KFDM-DT-25 Beaumont TX. ...Jack, EM10, ATX (
Sep20 13:14 Getting some DFW and east TX tropo this morning but nothing outstanding...Jack, EM10, ATX (
Sep20 05:51 Tr 27 WHWC Menomonie, WI 117 miles, strong for a few moments - En25 (
Sep20 05:14 Bad link...just start with the wklg in url/cdEL96 (
Sep20 04:46 If you have never caught WKLG via Es, count your blessings. :) cdEL96 (
Sep20 04:45 Indubitably. Was getting some Ms pings but notlong enough. And, why does valuable/invaluable mean the same thing?/cdEL96 (
Sep20 04:12 [00:12] Well you, as a DX'er, probably listen to 102.1 more when they're off, hi (old-school LOL)--Frank M. (
Sep20 04:11 Fat chance, I think. (Why is "slim chance" and "fat chance" the same thing?) Giving the consumer that much control over electronics is so old-school--Frank M. (
Sep20 04:10 After the change from ATSC, will there still be digital boxes allowing random access like Zenith/Insignia boxes do now? (Are those, in fact, discontinued now?) (
Sep20 02:26 with these false Radar Echoes there should be bigtime Tropo all over the place. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep20 01:37 here is another good read on the Repack Auction - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep20 00:15 If I aim it to Freeport, Bahamas (home of Mix 102), I'd likely only hear local Ft. Lauderdale pirates/cd (
Sep20 00:14 My antenna is at 315 degrees....getting very brief Ms bursts & some TrS/cd (
Sep20 00:12 WKLG 102.1 off the air....this happens a lot with them....the 102.1 ratings might be *higher* now than when they are on, hi/cdEL96 (
Sep19 22:38 22:27 what I said at 15:13 can apply here :) cdEL96 (
Sep19 22:27 with college football on NBC, CBS, ABC no evening local or network news today - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 22:09 OTA/cd (
Sep19 22:09 15:28 SOAC is no longer 24h OTA; 24h cable/sat only. It now shares with JUCE OA/cdEL96 (
Sep19 16:37 mentions Bullwinkle - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 15:28 Funny Co. is on TBN's Smile of a Child channel/cd (
Sep19 15:25 As opposed to "that time of the month"/cdEL96 (
Sep19 15:13 Trust me, I would report DX if I could - it's that time of the year/cdEL96 (
Sep19 14:49 Hey, what's a DX post doing here in the cartoons forum? LOL - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep19 14:44 Ms 88.9 WWIO Brunswick, GA "on Georgia Public Broadcasting" relog 857 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep19 14:30 They had that stereotyped Indian chief whose voice was a foghorn and had to be interpreted - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep19 14:29 I saw "The Funny Company" recently on some Christian channel's kid-vid blocl - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep19 14:16 "Tennesse Tuxedo" & "The Funny Company" (early "E/I" style toons) were created as a result of Minow's "Wasteland" speech in 1961/cd (
Sep19 14:14 Wow, Minow approving! Never knew/cd (
Sep19 14:14 Narrator: "And as the network-approved flames rose higher and higher...."/cdEL96 (
Sep19 14:13 Indian: "Oh we not eat you, just roast you!" Rocky: "Oh I guess that's okay then."/cd (
Sep19 14:12 Rocky himself said, (shortening this) "The network says! No cannibalism on TV!"/cd (
Sep19 14:12 In one R&B story, an Indian had Rocky at the stake, ready to set a fire...>>>/cdEL96 (
Sep19 13:25 [12:27] One toon had R&B put in a cooking pot by headhunters - Censors: "You can't show cannibalism on TV!" - Ward: "Cannibalism? A moose and a squirrel?" - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep19 12:42 He was puzzled at the harsh turn-away he rcvd from the Secret Service - until he later learned he had shown up in the midst of the (thus far unknown to public) Cuban Missile Crisis! - - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep19 12:40 Funniest Jay Ward story - when he was doing his "Statehood for Mooselvania" publicity stunt and showed up unannounced at the White House with his tricked-out van - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep19 12:29 having FCC Chmn. Newton Minow as a fan of the show didn't hurt - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 12:27 there are TVGuide articles from the early 1960s describing the often-stormy relationship Jay Ward had with NBC - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 11:44 BTW no DX for me :P /cd (
Sep19 11:43 A neat website about classic H-B---many cartoon reviews/cdEL96 (
Sep19 11:42 05:05 SOme of the animators from Disney moved on to Hanna-Barbera & other studios I assume/cdEL96 (
Sep19 11:21 04:31 Same here, Pat. Danny-LA (
Sep19 07:42 Rocky & Bullwinkle was the closest I ever got to watching cartoons. That show was fantastic ... Mike (
Sep19 06:15 1280 is still news/talk KIT-AM, and has been for a long time now > Yakima CN96 (
Sep19 06:14 FORMAT FLIP - 99.3 KIT-FM News/Talk (// 1280AM) has flipped to a music format for the first time in around 5 years. "Mega 99.3" with rhythmic oldies. Mix of top 40 and dance tracks from 1970s-1990s. Kind of like what the "Movin" stations used to do. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep19 05:08 some of - watched it last year on YouTube - about all I recalled was Rusty Hamer riding a boast in Adventureland and Linkletter trying to get another mike when his failed - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 05:05 never knew he'd had so many labor union problems in the 1940s - saw some on the Disneyland Jul 1955 telescast - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 05:04 watched (and recorded) the 2-part 4-hr PBS American Experience on Disney last Mon-Tues- de WA5IYX (
Sep19 04:37 I heard that BFC (04:24) only had 2 R & B story arcs, and there were 28 produced./cd (
Sep19 04:35 IMHO the uniqueness of Rocky & Bullwinkle was that it got *funnier* as it got further along...few shows can claim that/cdEL96 (
Sep19 04:31 I never saw the original runs in color as no set for that until mid 1968 - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 04:24 To tie things together, about 10 yrs ago ZNS TV 13 Nassau was running Bullwinkle on weeknds from Black Family Channel/cdEL96 (
Sep19 04:22 Who could not like the title,"Don't Make It Worse, It's Badenov"? (BTW what board is this?) cdEL96 (
Sep19 04:20 the two-titled episodes are clever plays on words, and Wiki at times has a reference to their meanings, which are lost on many, incl. me!/cd (
Sep19 04:19 here/cd (
Sep19 04:19 Ah yes, Mr. Jay long as we are on this, check out this wiki/cdEL96 (
Sep19 03:59 used to get a hoot out of these in the early 1960s - de WA5IYX (
Sep19 03:54 JAW: first time I saw you mention "ATV-2" I thought I could be seeing Suriname (whose ch 2 is called ATV)/cd (
Sep19 03:52 "I've always wanted to meet you; I think we have so much in common."/cd (
Sep19 03:52 She went to Sally Kellerman (playing Natasha) and told her in the Natasha cartoon voice, ...>>>/cdEL96 (
Sep19 03:51 Foray did a cameo in the live-action "Boris & Natasha" movie in 1992/cdEL96 (
Sep19 03:50 17:53 Where ya been Stanislav? Just like J Waldo, Foray has not appeared in front of cameras often./cdEL96 (
Sep19 03:49 I hope to be home now for the next couple of days, loaded for F2 bear./cdEL96 (
Sep18 23:18 Tr 101.5 WKHX Marietta, GA (208 mi, 100 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep18 23:15 Tr 98.5 WSB Atlanta, GA (211 mi, 100 kW) over semi local WKSW - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep18 22:16 F2 cloud gone - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 21:59 The upper and lower edges of the first F2 cloud at 15N is compressing thinner. - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 21:43 FWIW - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 21:30 cdEL96: Event is still active. Maybe you can take a peek between storm cells - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 21:14 Sorry again folks; t'storms again/cdEL96 (
Sep18 21:13 That second F2 cloud that was over Venezuela is gone. Might have merged with the first one at 15 N Lat - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 20:33 I've seen this sort of pattern, more or less, with the right flux since the late 1960s (Cycle 20) - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 20:30 as this more than hints at - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 20:27 I'm seeing moderate ATV-2 video flashing with ant. aimed south - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 20:27 It's mid Sept, the flux is near 100, and those are afternoon one-hop F2 paths to northern S America - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 20:20 Strong 2x Es signals being reported - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 20:14 Es ALERT: KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 20:14 ALERT: - 50 MHz Double-hop Es activity from S.W. Florida and S.E. Texas into Ecuador, Peru and Brazil - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 20:00 FoF2 @ 14 MHz - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 19:59 Hope cdEL96 has is vcr recorder on 2 because there are two F2 clouds. One over Hispaniola/P.R. and the second over S.E. Venezuela - KA3JAW FN20jq over (
Sep18 19:42 The transmitter building remains. No tower - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 19:40 Former DuMont tower site is 3.8 miles SW of my QTH - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 19:39 ABC/DuMont WGLV-57 Easton, PA. Call letter were later reassigned to Philadelphia (Now WPSG-57): KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep18 18:29 thankfully, what color TV did not evolve into - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 18:28 [18:18] Extensive Cooper article on this very subject - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep18 18:20 at one FCC hearing it mentions DuMont wheeling in a monster CBS color-wheel system to show how impractical it was - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 18:18 One (sample) mid 70s issue of Bob Cooper's CATV Journal has an article on the CBS-NBC "war" for FCC color TV approval - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 17:59 That is impressive. I remember those characters. Danny-LA (
Sep18 17:53 [13:59] June Foray (Rocky, Natasha, Granny, Witch Hazel, etc., etc.) just turned 99 and still does occasional v/o work! - Stanislav EL98 (
Sep18 17:37 It is a copy of someone's doctorate paper. Danny-LA (
Sep18 17:36 Pat, I have a book about Allen DuMont , his TVs, and his TV network. Interesting book. Danny-LA (
Sep18 17:26 The old DuMont Network was on its last legs when we got the first TV in Apr 1955 - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 17:14 with a wide variety of syndicated items (Sanford and Son to Dr. Gene Scott) until it got with Fox in 1987 - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 17:11 this market didn't get an "independent" station until KRRT-35 came on in Nov 1985 - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep18 16:40 Sorry, wish I could have a post in a color aside from black. :) cdEL96 (
Sep18 15:10 Tr WETS-89.5 TN Kingsport ID - 254 mi (rare Tr direction - I'm looking for WV on FM) - de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep18 13:59 ...along with Janet "Judy Jetson" Waldo---both are in their 90s/cd (
Sep18 13:59 I think I heard that A. Young was still doing voicework for Focus on the Family's children's radio shows/cdEL96 (
Sep18 13:55 Allan mostly from Mr. Ed. Danny=LA (
Sep18 13:54 Tr WTFM-98.5 TN Kingsport - ID (NEW) 254 mi de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep18 13:53 Cd, I remember those two well. Danny-LA (
Sep18 13:49 Looks like Phyllis was 56 at the time---hmmm my age/cd (
Sep18 13:49 Both are still with us! :) /cd (
Sep18 13:48 One such sitcom was "Coming of Age" with Alan Young & Phyllis Newman as an old couple/cd (
Sep18 13:45 WWOR had the "EMI" service---I remember he Comedy Wheel where they alternated shows that ran very few episodes/cdEL96 (
Sep18 13:37 Cd, the alternate programming was sometimes a blank screen during those programs. Danny-LA (
Sep18 13:29 The superstation was required to run alternate programming, so as not to affect the purchase of local goodies./cd (
Sep18 13:28 If a local station had a syndie show that a superstation also had, /cd (
Sep18 13:27 25 years ago we had that "syndex" issue with superstations/cdEL96 (
Sep18 13:27 Because there goes the revenue for whatever product the "regular" market is pushing/cdEL96 (
Sep18 13:26 Syndie shows have breaks for local ads, and a station won't want you to view the same show on the adjacent market station/cdEL96 (
Sep18 13:25 (11:00) I knew I kinda goofed---I do mean network, but there is also the situation with syndicated shows/cdEL96 (
Sep18 13:10 I also might have once seen Ch 12 Chico on airplane scatter as well - with a vacant Ch 2, 3 there then if I'd known of Es (three seasons) ... - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 13:06 from Novato the better (larger, higher) existant antenna was fix aimed south so why I once caught Ch 8 (ABC) from Salinas - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 13:01 KNTV-11 SJ was always a snowy mess (maybe if the antenna wasn't fix aimed from Hayward across the Bay at SF TLs ...) - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 12:59 05:48 - the simple mid 50s there - KRON-4 NBC, KPIX-5 CBS, KGO-7 ABC, KQED 9 edu, 13 and a UHF indep our set wouldn't tune - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 12:43 My hope is that gov't could do a better job of planning before rushing into this. Danny-LA (
Sep18 12:40 The public (us) would rather have the new technologies than OTA TV. Danny-LA (
Sep18 12:36 03:05 Am, we probably will. It will be different, though. Danny-LA (
Sep18 11:00 (04:52) How will they know if someone is watching another affiliate than their own? - Christian EN64 Manistee, MI (
Sep18 05:48 100% signal strength with Preamp. without Preamp 50% with dropouts - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 05:48 Pat, now NBC has moved from SF to SJ, STK/SAC have switched CBS/ABC, Fox is SAC & OAK ... Mike (
Sep18 05:44 KATC is 65 miles from me and comes in with 100% signal strength. I don't think WBRZ can even be picked up in Lafayette, KATC's markert without Tropo - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 05:37 [04:52] we have that problem here cd. anyone with a good outdoor antenna & preamp can receive KATC like a local 24/7 65 miles away - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 05:27 BTW, my little collection of mid 50s SF area TVGs (which then included Sacramento) often has "kine" after the program details - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 05:24 tho I don't know how they did that in pre-VTR days unless they made local kinescope of the ABC feed - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 05:22 IIRC, in 1955-57 Ch 13 Stockton used to carry some ABC pgms maybe time shifted from KGO-7 - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 05:13 Live in one and work in the other, and your affinity changes. FCC doesn't see that ... Mike (
Sep18 05:12 [04:52] There are a lot of complaints here between San Francisco and Sacramento markets. ... Mike (
Sep18 05:04 Tr A42 CKCO-3 Oil Springs ON still going in glorious analog. N8NU (
Sep18 04:53 04:49 3.0 I mean, not thirty/cd (
Sep18 04:52 if a program is shown in both markets, one of the two will cry foul, if someone is watching the same show from the other/cdEL96 (
Sep18 04:51 I can get both Miami & West Palm Beach network stations (WPBF 16 is rare though)...>>>/cd (
Sep18 04:51 that will not cancel out the market "turf"; e.g....>>>/cd (
Sep18 04:50 Post 8 & 27 that is....also, even if the stations using 3.0 will have a better signal, ...>>>/cdEL96 (
Sep18 04:49 FWIW my take on the 30 & repacking are here:/cdEL96 (
Sep18 04:13 As long as SOMETHING new comes in across the western US, I'm happy. ... Mike (
Sep18 04:05 00:34 Danny-LA, I will read and see what's up with the repack mess on his blog. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 03:05 I am just hopeing we can still have a hobby on DTV after this mess is over Danny. amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 01:44 I'm sorry if I've offended people here. Danny-LA (
Sep18 01:37 Like we will have to wait until after the auction to figure everything out. Danny-LA. (
Sep18 01:34 What disappoints me most is that it looks like poor planning. Dann-LA (
Sep18 01:22 None of it is a surprise to me. I'll just keep DXing as long as it is possible. Danny-LA (
Sep18 00:43 the spectrum "belongs" to the people, the FCC is supposed to manage it in the public interest, convenience, and neccessity - de WA5IYX (
Sep18 00:40 They used to say the airwaves belonged to public. Danny-LA (
Sep18 00:38 It would probably save taxpayers money if the FCC just gave away the spectrum. Danny-LA (
Sep18 00:36 Just looks like a big mess headed our way. Danny-LA (
Sep18 00:34 Am, did you read the latest repacking information in Raymie's WTFDA Forums blog? Danny-LA (
Sep18 00:31 You will not have to worry anymore about weak OTA signals. if a very weak signal is in via Tropo you will get it if this is true. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 00:21 That is what it said in the arcicle might be a good thing for us DXers - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 00:18 In other words, you could potentially watch TV in a tunnel. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep18 00:17 Now, there will be a huge range of operating points from the rooftop antenna mobile all the way down to the operating point where the signal is 3db less than noise. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep17 23:56 aree=agree Danny-LA (
Sep17 23:13 Pat and Justin, I aree. Danny-LA (
Sep17 22:29 at least RCA's (NBC) 1954 color system (unlike CBS's) was compatible with all existing b&w sets - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 22:26 the DTT901 feeds a Diamond VC500 into an XP to a 20" LCD monitor so essentally I view at old NTSC res - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 22:23 I've two converter boxes, a Haup. device, and one little 7" true (Haier) HDTV - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 22:23 I don't want to have to go out and buy new equipment - En25 (
Sep17 22:22 That's interesting, but implementation starting next year? I doubt it will happen but that seems too fast. I wonder how ATSC 2.0 would've worked on the existing infrastructure - En25 (
Sep17 22:20 Somehow NTSC "survived" all those decades (1940s-2009) and now they want to change things (again) after just SIX years of ATSC dominance ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 21:30 Here is the fixed link - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep17 21:24 Its I good read -amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep17 21:23 ATSC 3.0: A New Broadcast Standard for the UltraHD and Mobile Age - aamfmtvdtvbrla. EM40 (
Sep17 20:09 Haven't received a new FM station in over 15 days. AM is cooking though. Time to switch over - En25 (
Sep17 16:45 was there when they "celebrated" the 50th anniversary of the 1906 one - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 16:43 I spent almost half of my first ten years in the SF Bay Area - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 16:38 FWIW - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 16:35 If we get an Mw >6 near here, we have a problem NU (
Sep17 16:33 miles SE! (
Sep17 16:33 It was felt near the epicenter and around here (150 more SE), but not in between - Temperance is on former lake bed with high water table. NU (
Sep17 16:30 (pardon OT) We had a Mw 4.2 in MI on May 3. Did not feel it, but heard it, as the attic shook and boxes fell over. N8NU (
Sep17 13:33 Tr 102.5 WMDH New Castle, Indiana Nash FM 176 miles - lost to WBZV de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep17 13:31 Tr 99.7 WSHW Frankfort, IN "Shine 99" 192 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep17 13:25 Tr 99.1 WHKO-HD Dayton, OH 175 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep17 13:24 Tr 96.5 WFTK Lebanon, Ohio "96 Rock" -weak at 201 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep17 04:41 the M3s and a 5 in the mid 50s out there were enuf for me ... - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 04:33 That's what I get for being on top of a sympathetic fault < 10 miles from epicenter of big puppy ... Mike (
Sep17 04:32 Been in multiple 7's. Building came down around me in the last one. Don't enjoy them anymore ... Mike (
Sep17 04:29 didn't know that 1960 tsunami hit Crescent City, CA - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 04:21 yes, May 1960 - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 04:14 Believe it was 9.2 ... Mike (
Sep17 04:10 recall the c. M8 Apr 1960 Chilean quakes they had that generated Tsunami that hit Hilo, HI - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 04:01 didn't catch that on local TV news (too concerned with debate) - was just reading a National Geog. 1976 article about Guatemala quake that year - de WA5IYX (
Sep17 03:51 A DXer in Santiago just joined WTFDA/cdEL96 (
Sep17 03:50 Prayers go out to the people of Chile---big 8.3 earthquake this evening/cdEL96 (
Sep17 01:52 Tr 91.1 WGGL Houghton, MI TENTATIVE with classical music and webstream match. Several public radio stations use this same overnight classical music feed though-- EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep17 01:18 Tr 92.3 WJPD Ishpeming, MICHIGAN RELOG @ 398 Miles Marquette and Gwinn Ads. PSA for Marquette County Big Country Wx de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep17 01:05 Tr 88.5 WPVM Sturgeon Bay, WISCONSIN NEW CALLS EX-WNLI Wx for Wisc and Iron River, Mich. ID as WRVM Suring and Multi City ID de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep17 00:46 Tr 89.7 WHND Sister Bay, WISCONSIN is Blasting in now with RDS and Big Signal!! de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep17 00:01 [23:35] I believe SIX AM stations in the Cleveland / Akron / Canton area had their ground systems stolen - one of them three times N8NU (
Sep16 23:45 the talk show morning DJ wondered why he wasn't getting any listener call ins ... - de WA5IYX (
Sep16 23:43 brief item re that - de WA5IYX (
Sep16 23:35 22:23 - looks like they were after more than just copper - years back someone stole the radial system of KAHL 1310 here - de WA5IYX (
Sep16 22:38 Tr 89.7 WHND Sister Bay, WISCONSIN RELOG Wisconsin Public Radio IDS and News Listed Sponsors. WPR IDs de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep16 22:23 interesting article came across. From what I can translate someone broke into the transmitter site of XHRAW and stole everything. I guess they are off the air for awhle de kw4rz (
Sep16 21:49 for the MUFs still need h'F2 to figure the M-factor - de WA5IYX (
Sep16 21:21 Yes - Global Real Time Ionospheric NVIS map - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep16 21:14 Is that from a set of those IPS (Australian org.) maps ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep16 19:44 Two independent F2 clouds over Venz. SA. 5 and 15 deg N. Lat.. FoF2 at 13 MHz (gray color) - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep16 15:45 Tr 99.9 WXKC Erie, PA "Classy 100" - 187 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 15:40 Tr 95.1 WWGY Grove City, PA - Froggy 95 -179 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 15:19 Tr 96.9 WLAV Grand Rapids. MI. RELOG ID as WLAV and Rock Music de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep16 15:19 Tr new log: Magic 106 - WMMC - FM 105.9 - Marshall, IL Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep16 13:43 Nice battle between WMXY and CHCD heh de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 13:42 Tr 98.9 WMXY Youngstown, OH Mix 98.9 172 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 13:42 Tr 98.9 CHCD Simcoe, Ontario "My 98.9" - weak to fair - 171 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 13:33 Tr 101.3 CKOT Tillonsburg, Ontario "Easy 101" 150 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 13:14 Tr 88.5 WYSU Youngstown, OH NPR de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 13:11 Tr 93.3 WNCD Youngstown, OH Bob and Tom Show - 171 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 13:02 Tr 90.3 WHBM Park Falls, WI- Poor/fair out of nowhere with Ideas Network, WPR and call letter mention-- 35kw 380 miles- NEW CATCH!! EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep16 12:55 Tr 98.9 WVCX Tomah, WI- poor/weak with religious programming and 'VCY America' mentions- 100kw 305 miles- EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep16 12:46 Tr 101.7 CKNX Wingham, Ontario Canada "101.7 The One" into New Kids On the Block de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 12:42 Tr 103.9 CKDK Woodstock, ON- weak/poor with country 'Country 104'- 230 miles-- EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep16 12:12 Tr 105.3 CFCA Kitchener, Ontario. Kool FM - 171 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep16 11:53 Info now is all WEMU, thankfully, it lasted long enough for me to snap a pic of it. RZ, does WFSW have their calls as WFWS? de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep16 11:52 Ms ? -- 89.1, HD flashed, calls showed WFWS. Can't find anything like this anywhere; audio was all WEMU. QTF is 140. Any ideas? de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep16 03:20 Tr 92.7 KLOZ Eldon, MO (361 mi, 31 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep16 03:14 Tr 93.5 KMYK Osage Beach, MO (357 mi, 39 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep16 00:55 in general, the lower geomagnetic latitude you are the better the chances for N-S F2 MUFs - de WA5IYX (
Sep16 00:55 Maybe there will be a few more days of this/cdEL96 (
Sep16 00:54 Sorry guys, but with thunderstorms every day at my QTH, I can't have antenna connected/cdEL96 (
Sep16 00:15 thar=that Danny-LA (
Sep16 00:14 Is his far-south QTH better suited to F2 reception than we are here? Danny-LA (
Sep16 00:13 21:57 Pat, I know that is true. I'm surprised thar cd had even that short reception on Sunday. Danny-LA (
Sep15 23:16 Hopefully cdEL96 has good news for us when he comes home from work with ATV-2 F2 - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep15 22:45 no, my footprint seemed to be only off the coast - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep15 22:38 someone CQing CW on 50.110 with C1HC, you hear him Pat? I wonder if HC1HC - KW4RZ EM60 (
Sep15 22:27 I wish someone would reactivate the HC8SIX beacon down there - de WA5IYX (
Sep15 22:18 I've got a little 55.250 fading up at times, but it's likely Es and the S. America stuff is linked - kw4rz em60 (
Sep15 22:13 I am not seeing any indications of F2 on ATV2 via tube at 2977 miles into Guayaquil, Ecuador - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep15 21:58 didn't mean to key the subtle color there ... - de WA5IYX (
Sep15 21:57 F2 MUFs can be sharp (from a signal to none within a 100-kHz) so it's a long way from 50 to 55.25 MHz - de WA5IYX (
Sep15 21:53 some hint of that in this - de WA5IYX (
Sep15 21:51 JAW, I do too. Danny-LA (
Sep15 21:48 Hope he has the VCR running in EP mode - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep15 21:44 Cd is likely at work. Danny-LA (
Sep15 21:19 cdEL96: Check analog TV-2 - there is F2 from south FL to Peru on 50 MHz - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep15 11:39 Tr 106.9 WMIT Black Mountain, NC 443 mi. "106-9 The Light" nice signal - KW4RZ EM60 (
Sep14 21:29 it gets below 10S geographic over Peru c, 75W - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 21:25 the geomagnetic (dip) equator is south of the geographic from abt 40w to 160w - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 21:14 Last one... the UHF corner on the ground seemed larger than I thought it was. It was also quite bent, which may have been from taking it down, or years of hail damage. I didn't expect him to replace both the antennas - En25 (
Sep14 21:09 Pat, You have that reversed for both countries, Guayaquil is 2.1833 deg south of equator - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep14 21:05 20:35 - but all of Ecuador and almost all of Peru is north of the geomagnetic equator - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 21:02 and it was Hispanic, so if u had a UHF antenna it was assumed that u were (or liked to watch blood sports like bullfights) - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep14 21:00 19:48 - in this market there was only one UHF TV station, Ch 41 (KCOR/KUAL/KWEX) from 1955-1985 - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 20:51 Matches the Winegard HD7697P rated at 60 miles. - En25 (
Sep14 20:35 Guayaquil is south of the equator as compared to Quito which is on it. - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep14 20:22 If you use your LOB from your Peru F2 on 2-29-2012 event, Guayaquil is only 136 miles west of it. - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep14 20:12 cdEL96: Ref: 21:12 - It could have been ecuavisa from Guayaquil at 1950 miles - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep14 19:48 If anyone needs a very old UHF corner, its located in the dumpster behind my building in EN25WM. (
Sep14 19:44 Now KSTC (45) comes in like it should, and 35 (KSTP) is stronger. Should be nice if/when a Tr opening comes - En25 (
Sep14 19:43 The antenna guy believed the UHF corner to be at least 20 years old if not older. He said it was put up for 22 and 29 only. MSP UHFs up to 50 now. Nice - En25 (
Sep14 19:36 "evil laugh" - I am the sole reason the community antenna's UHF section is getting replaced with a new antenna today here. - En25 (
Sep14 17:47 Tr 95.7 KDAL Duluth. 121 miles. Not much other than that. - En25 (
Sep14 17:39 Pat, the photos on WTFDA Forums do look like F2, don't they? Danny-LA (
Sep14 15:25 to get direct 59.75 MHz F2 in Fla the 50-MHz footprint wud likely cover most of North America - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 12:27 11:56 There was a little audio during the F2, but I believe it was only from TVes in Venezuela./cdEL96 (
Sep14 11:56 cdEL96: Nice catch for out-of-season Es into SA. Did your Ch2 F2 have any audio? - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep14 11:45 03:05-nice video cd Mike-La (
Sep14 03:05 RCN video---cdEL96 (
Sep14 02:41 South America Es photos today/cdEL96 (
Sep14 02:38 Pat, nice F2 pix. Danny-LA (
Sep14 01:41 a Cycle 19 sample - page 36 - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 01:34 too many ghosts ... - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 01:32 I've never had much luck with Ch A2 F2 text - de WA5IYX (
Sep14 01:21 bottom---pls don't ask me to clarify; I cannot type well/cd (
Sep14 01:20 On this F2 is a constant banner at the bootom, a la Fox News or CNN; but it's torture to try to decipher/cdEL96 (
Sep14 01:18 DXMaps showed "work" FL to Ecuador/cd (
Sep14 01:18 I didn't record as much of the F2 as I thought; I am sending audio to TR in case some dialog comes up/cd (
Sep14 01:17 working on it later, Mike-La---nice look at RCN logo/cd (
Sep14 01:04 Nice going on those catches chance did you happen to upload them? Always interested in seeing S.A. Mike-La (
Sep14 00:28 22:16 had to do shopping & t'storms were all around---could not pursue/cdEL96 (
Sep14 00:09 The Dominican warbler is still in business. Mixing with another clean signal 55.250 - RZ EM60 (
Sep13 22:47 some enhacement of foF2 on Ramey, PR - de WA5IYX (
Sep13 22:40 only a slight hint on here - de WA5IYX (
Sep13 22:26 wish whoever is visiting HC8 would leave behind a 6m beacon - de WA5IYX (
Sep13 22:21 right time of year and paths but unexpected with flux levels and no magstorm - de WA5IYX (
Sep13 22:16 Cd, how is the DX doing? Danny-LA (
Sep13 21:54 3 trying/cd (
Sep13 21:53 Es TVes & RCN on 2, but could not make out the brief F2/cd (
Sep13 21:52 21:12 Cd, great DX! Danny-LA (
Sep13 21:13 Ms 88.9 KPRD Hays, KS "You are tuned to KGCR" / RDS, previous Es 954 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep13 21:12 Es RCN 2 Colombia & now ch 2 behaving like F2!/cdEL96 (
Sep13 21:00 Wow, briefly had something on 3, then it vanished; mighta been Ms/cdEL96 (
Sep13 19:58 Ms 88.9 WMAU Bude, MS RDS PI "WMPN" relog 983 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep13 13:24 we bottomed out at 51 here-cooler than expected Mike-La (
Sep13 13:03 68F here this morning - maybe mid 50sF tomorrow morn - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 04:46 Oddly no other Fargos are showing, no 13 or 19. May be something else. EN25 (
Sep13 04:45 Tr unid 21 probably Fargo - EN25 (
Sep13 03:44 KFFM is right back to what they were about a year ago. There are distorted spurs on 106.5 and 107.9 - and this time, 107.9 is causing interference to an LPFM just five miles away. > Y akima CN96 (
Sep13 02:34 The "Santa Claus" could be called marimba, but that would be iffy :) cd (
Sep13 02:33 I used to listen to Fabumarimbas a lot from Fabuestereo 88.1 online, but I keep forgetting/cd (
Sep13 02:27 most times I hear xylophone/marimba it's usually Guatemala - de WA5IYX (
Sep13 02:17 02:11 The beat was only slightly different; the melody was only an outro, I think/cdEL96 (
Sep13 02:17 a few oldies, agn, FWIW - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 02:15 02:10 - in that list you'll note jjust one ident after Samosa was deposed in 1979 - de WA5IYX (
Sep13 02:14 02:05-Oh yeah...thx cd-I've never seen ch 6 in Central Am either :( Mike-La (
Sep13 02:13 01:58-For me March is the "M" word-my only month never to ID Es-so yeah...Sep is better :) Mike-La (
Sep13 02:12 my Central American paths usually have a lot of Mexican CCI to deal with - may be easier when the latter vacates low-VHF - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 02:11 02:03 Was the xylophone version very good? Danny-LA (
Sep13 02:10 Pat, was the YNTC *commercial* during the heavy Sandinista days?/cdEL96 (
Sep13 02:08 I think that my Jan Es post midnight was until 1:15am here; had 4 Nic too/cd (
Sep13 02:06 The only 6 that commonly overrides WEYS is XET, which makes my lack of XEFB that much more strange./cd/cd (
Sep13 02:05 I hope to get some 6's eventually in Central America outside of 6 Nicaragua which I had in 2013 or 14/cd (
Sep13 02:04 01:58 Same here, Pat. Danny-LA (
Sep13 02:04 the background wall (talk show as usual) matched what CDR puts out on YT/cd (
Sep13 02:04 FWIW - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 02:03 I had audio of "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" as played on xylophone...>>>/cd (
Sep13 02:03 I had audio of "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" as played on xylophone...?cd (
Sep13 02:02 My reception of Honduras 6 was Jan,15, 2013. Danny-LA (
Sep13 02:02 01:57 yeah---my clearest ch 2 CDR CR (which is never good) was in Dec 2012 or 13...>>>/cdEL96 (
Sep13 02:01 01:59- make that 2013 Mike-La (
Sep13 02:00 all gone here now Mike-La (
Sep13 01:59 then in 2014 in Jan again lol-it seems to be a winter catch for me :) Mike-La (
Sep13 01:58 over the decades hr the avg TV/FM Es in Sept beats March - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 01:57 01:51-it's an odd thing cd, 3 out of the 4 times I've seen Costa Rica was in Dec and Jan of the same winter Mike-La (
Sep13 01:53 Faint TVMAS 4 still here---their "en vivo" online is not working/cdEL96 (
Sep13 01:51 And that was in a January!/cd (
Sep13 01:51 Amazingly I had 2 Nic after midnight here about 3.5 years ago, and they signed off & I missed it/cdEL96 (
Sep13 01:50 01:46-I agree-Sep normally very lean here Mike-La (
Sep13 01:48 That may well be the latest time in the day I've caught Nicaragua Mike-La (
Sep13 01:46 Gone here, but like Danny, anything in Sep is whipped cream on the milkshake/cdEL96 (
Sep13 01:40 i spoke too soon Mike-La (
Sep13 01:40 Es YNFA 302 Managua, Nicaragua weak (1331 mi) Mike-La (
Sep13 01:38 Nothjing here, cd. I had good Es Tuesday, so I can't complain - and I won't. Danny-LA (
Sep13 01:38 Es also ch 5 likely XHAJ, interview similar to C-Span/cd (
Sep13 01:37 thx Danny just a little teaser tonight-only chs 2 and 3 left very weak Mike-La (
Sep13 01:36 Es Amor 91.7 which I see is Xalapa/cd (
Sep13 01:35 No XEFB---12 more days?/cd (
Sep13 01:34 That was a question; missed the "?"/cd (
Sep13 01:33 Nothing there, Danny/cd96 (
Sep13 01:33 been working on spreadsheet of Mexican FMs with gear off, just flipped on to find a bunch of TV2 Es south - RZ EM60 (
Sep13 01:31 Cd, y'all enjoy the Es. Danny-LA (
Sep13 01:24 Es spotty 71.75 SS - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 01:24 Mike, good job with the Es. Nothing here. I was away from the TVuntil a few minutes ago. Danny-LA (
Sep13 01:23 Tnx for tips guys! TVMAS on 3 & 4, into FM/cdEL96 (
Sep13 01:18 FM faded out TGV-3 still in weak Mike-La (
Sep13 01:06 Es 91.5 SS - spotty - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 00:59 Es 59.75 SS on Airspy, s.e. - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep13 00:54 hearing mention of Tapachula on 93.1 Mike-La (
Sep13 00:51 FMs starting to come in Mike-La (
Sep13 00:48 Ch 5 very weak with net 5 logo Mike-La (
Sep13 00:36 Es TV-4 with trece logo UR Mike-La (
Sep13 00:35 TV-2 seems to be Azteca 7 with a Rambo movie Mike-La (
Sep13 00:29 Es TGV-3 Guatemala (1097 mi) Mike-La (
Sep13 00:28 Es TV-2 south weak Mike-La (
Sep12 23:08 I'm sure...I just don't have the equipment to do that/cdEL96 (
Sep12 22:01 u can detect a 54.310 pilot long before a DTV system will show a subdecode - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 21:59 any 54-60 MHz Es footprint is going to be smaller than the 50-MHz one - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 21:44 My Q is, contest or not, if there are many 50 MHz logs, should that not affect ch 2? Not even a KJWP subdecode/cdEL96 (
Sep12 21:34 How does spotting your own 6m pileup log help others ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 19:14 VHF Contest today so more activity - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 19:13 Double hop Es on 50 MHz from NH to MS - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep12 18:45 There is 50 Mhz Es from FL to the NE states - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep12 18:27 The panadapter was invented (or at least patented) by a French amateur radio operator Dr. Marcel Wallace F3MH in 1932 - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep12 14:29 also after WW2 with Ch 2 54-60 MHz the 2nd harmonics from 28-MHz fell on it vs prior 5-meters - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 14:27 and soon found to be a TVI source with those sets then using 21-MHz for the i.f. - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 14:25 09:49 - the 28-MHz band was allocated in 1927 and soon found (with high solar flux) to be better for DX than 14-MHz was - 15m (21-MHz) didn't get allocated until 1951 - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 12:17 that CVJ station in Uruguay (a trolley bus system) may have been active until the 1970s - XE1GE used it as a prop indicator for 6m - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 12:14 there are also listings for Pacific Islands under Japan mandate (that had been German, transfered after WW1) - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 12:10 as this is from early 1940 it also has MANY pages of USSR hf stations that were likely destroyed in WW2 - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 12:07 mni of the VHF US listing were for inland lighthouses that were converting to radio-controlled operations then - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 12:05 this from a publication that I got in Aug 1978 (the FCC NOLA Office had once had it) - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 09:52 I also notice that PORTIONS of most of those 1928 amateur bands still exist as ham bands--Frank M. (
Sep12 09:49 [22:44] Very interesting! I've always assumed that UHF technology didn't even exist until much later. I don't think I even knew they were using anything as high as 15 or 20 mHz that early--Frank M. (
Sep12 07:04 check out this visible DX of the Chicago skyline - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep12 00:14 if those pre-WW2 ops had better than superegens on 112-MHz they might have encountered some Es there - de WA5IYX (
Sep12 00:11 that was before the 112-MHz band (2.5-m) was allocated (where now Navaids reside) - de WA5IYX (
Sep11 23:26 I checked another source and yes that does seem to be the case - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep11 22:44 A 400-MHz hamband in 1928 ! - de WA5IYX (
Sep11 22:25 Need to look up any ham calls from 1938 when a K5 meant Canal Zone, K6 TH, K7 Alaska, etc - de WA5IYX (
Sep11 17:30 13/13 KCPQ-DT Tacoma 223km (139mi) - de kb7wox cn85 (
Sep11 15:28 shallow TrS 14/20 KTBW-DTw/few FMs - de kb7wox cn85 (
Sep11 13:22 with this wonder why not more spotted on 50-MHz - de WA5IYX (
Sep11 02:06 Tr 104.9 WCVO Gahanna-Columbus, OHIO Columbus Ads and Christian Music THE RIVER Relog @ 6 KW de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep11 02:01 Tr All the Columbus OHIO stuff is full bore with RDS an HD tonight!! de ROB VA#SW EN92 (
Sep10 23:50 Tr 98.9 WMXY Youngtown, OH - Mix 98.9 de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 23:50 Tr 95.1 WWGY Grove City, PA - Froggy 95 - NFL Pre-game show - 179 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 23:33 Central New York FM stations are getting stronger -- dn bfd,pa FN01 (
Sep10 23:21 like 1600 in my ZIP code - 77Fnow from 97F hi - de WA5IYX (
Sep10 23:16 some 4000 customer power outages - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep10 22:00 sudden thundering - de WA5IYX (
Sep10 19:07 Tr 93.9 WKXZ-FM Norwich, NY replacing WMRV-FM 93.9 Dansville. - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep10 17:02 Tr 95.3 KCSI Red Oak, IA (near Omaha) good strong "Country Sunshine" - N0JK em28 (
Sep10 16:38 which are included on this - de WA5IYX (
Sep10 16:37 I have an almost-complete set of those ARRL IGY PRPs - de WA5IYX (
Sep10 15:25 Tr 89.7 WONU Kankakee, IL Shine.FM -233 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 15:19 Tr 95.1 KMXL Joplin, MO fair signal -- N0JK em28 (
Sep10 14:50 Tr 93.7 WJBC Pontiac, IL "Nash Icon" ID 280 miles - NEW! de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 14:38 Tr (new) 105.1 WOJO Evanston, IL 5.7K-B 170.8 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 13:58 13:02- yeah, the few times I would show her some Es, her response was "you can't even watch the whole show?" Mike-La (
Sep10 13:38 Tr 94.5 WLRW Champaign, IL " Mix 94.5 " - 284 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 13:16 Tr 97.5 WHMS Champaign, IL ID, local news and "Lite Rock 97.5" New! 284 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 13:02 Thankfully, my wife tolerates my DXing, as long as she is not involved. Danny-LA (
Sep10 13:00 12:52 Mike, I know about those tones... Danny-LA (
Sep10 12:56 Tr 90.1 WMBI Moody Radio Chicago - Moody radio Ads and RDS - 228 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 12:55 Tr 91.5 WHKC Columbus, Ohio "Freedom FM" 173 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 12:52 12:40- Yep. My wife would do that for a little while...then I would notice a change in her tone-not quite as excited :) Mike-La (
Sep10 12:40 Cd, you sure have a good wife. Danny-LA (
Sep10 12:37 04:42 I do the next best thing---I call my better half on the cell phone and play "Better or Worse?"/cdEL96 (
Sep10 11:57 Tr 99.5 US99 with local Chicago ads - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:55 Tr 91.9 WJCH - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:54 Tr 91.1 NPR News with program about world sounds - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:52 Tr 90.9 WILL with RDS - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:47 Tr 101.9 WTMX mixing with WLDR - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:45 Tr 101.1 WKQX with RDS and trying to get in HD - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:43 Tr 99.9 WCPQ with Polish ads - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:43 Tr 97.9 WLUP with ad mentioning 312 area code - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:41 Tr 96.9/97.1 the Drive - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep10 11:33 Tr 92.9 WRPW Colfax, IL "Cities 92.9" - Talk of things in the Chicago and "Cities 92.9 The Talk of Bloomington and Normal" 291 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep10 10:56 Tr (new) 99.1 WMYX Milwaukee, WI 50K-B 245.6 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 10:41 Tr (new) 103.9 WRSR Owosso, MI 2.85K-A 254.1 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 10:00 Tr (new) 99.1 WSMK Buchanan, MI 3K-A 151.3 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 09:44 Tr (re-log) 93.7 WBCT Grand Rapids, MI 320K-B 205.5 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 06:01 Tr (new) 91.9 WJCH Joliet, IL 50K-B 163.0 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 05:52 Tr (new) 92.5 WCPT DeKalb, IL 20K-B 203.2 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 05:51 Tr (new) 92.5 WCPT DeKalb, IL 20K-B 203.2 miles (
Sep10 05:34 Tr (new) 89.7 WONU Kankakee, IL 135.7 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 05:25 Tr (new) 100.3 WSHE Chicago, IL 5.7K-B 170.8 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 05:12 Tr (re-log) 99.1 WFMK East Lansing, MI 223.2 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 04:56 Tr (re-log) 95.1 WIIL Union Grove, WI 217.4 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 04:42 a cheap wireless security camera and monitor might get around that - de WA5IYX (
Sep10 04:27 (No windows in the back, I mean, where I can turn the mast AND look at the same time.)/cdEL96 (
Sep10 04:25 17:43 cont. ......(1) I only have the Armstrong rotor, and (2) I now have a house (same property) with no windows to peek at the screen/cdEL96 (
Sep10 04:24 17:43 Although I still have 2 masts, I cannot do that trick anymore because.../cdEL96 (
Sep10 04:23 21:00 That deadline has been suspended indefinitely. Stations can still run analog, including the 87.7-ch 6's./cdEL96 (
Sep10 03:40 Tr WSLM - WSLM-FM - FM 97.9 - Salem, IN Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep10 03:39 I guess Indiana is still in the FCC District 18 (Chicago) - de WA5IYX (
Sep10 02:43 Update on the 100.1 pirate in Indy: he's mobile. Shut down the broadcast at 0237Z and says he'll move to a location "north of I-70". Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 01:36 Someone in Indy is broadcasting on 100.1 as "100.1 WEDM" while 91.1 WEDM operates. Randy EM69wq (
Sep10 01:11 APRS map just went dowm. Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep09 21:37 Opens up that channel for tropo if thats the case. EN25 (
Sep09 21:00 Not sure if its permanent but my local WCMN-LP on 13 is off the air. Weren't LPs supposed to go off on Sept. 1st? EN25 (
Sep09 17:46 that's why the metallic guy wires on this (1965) were broken up by insulators into 5' sections at the top - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 17:43 connected or not, other near-reasonant pieces of nearby metal do affect antenna patterns - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 17:20 15:44 the target & turning the other (FM) antenna----the FM antenna was not connected/cdEL96 (
Sep09 16:27 15:44 I used to be able to null TV signals by aiming the TV (
Sep09 15:51 wonder what pattern it had at 88-108 MHz ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 15:48 once, for grins, I did hook up that TV antenna to the SX-110 when it was in the front room - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 15:47 I wud have only had to splice on about 10' of twin lead to reach its lead in - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 15:44 15:07 - I keep kicking myself for not thinking of using the fix-aimed 1955 h-low VHF TV Yagi on that FM set - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 15:44 who needs a Bolin phase box when you have a perfectly good arm. RZ EM60 (
Sep09 15:40 can sometimes get the same selective effect on car set by touching the antenna in various places - RZ EM60 (
Sep09 15:07 13:48 Haha, that's awesome Pat! Great workaround for a small space. You've definitely come a long way from that! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep09 14:41 13:35 Haha, thanks Bryce! Nice to know I'm not the only one resorting to extreme measures! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep09 14:08 Tr 105.7 WAPL Appleton, WI in and out / mixing with WSRW - 266 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep09 13:52 even a small FM Yagi's turning radius wouldn't have made it in that small dinette - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 13:48 more energetic than re-orienting the home-brew indoor 300-ohm twin-lead dipole (held by clothespins) that I used in late 1962 - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 13:42 Tr 105.1 WIOV “I-105” Ephrata, PA 187 miles, 19°, 3kW (NEW, under WAVA Arlington, VA) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep09 13:36 I would wave around the coax and/or touch an element to produce nulls and got a bunch of logs like that - Bryce K4NBF (
Sep09 13:35 Hahaha, Lee I love that. I lived in an apartment with a 4 element beam on a little table indoors (
Sep09 13:32 Step 8: Award yourself the DX Merit badge for “new log via null" :) (
Sep09 13:32 Step 7: Set antenna down until you regain feeling in your arm (
Sep09 13:31 Step 6: Wait for bumper ID’ing the country station as I-105, WIOV Ephrata, PA (
Sep09 13:31 Step 5: Hold antenna in place until country music suddenly takes over. (
Sep09 13:31 Step 4: Tune radio to 105.1; wave antenna around until WAVA’s rock-solid signal wavers slightly. (
Sep09 13:31 Step 3: Connect Silver Sensor to your radio (since, unlike the antenna in your attic, you can aim it!) (
Sep09 13:30 Step 2: Fish your old “Silver Sensor" antenna out of the garage (
Sep09 13:30 Step 1: Get bored with the same 20 tropo pests booming in from Washington DC (90 miles away) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep09 13:21 Dammit wrong board > Yakima CN96 (
Sep09 13:21 1320 Unid Regional Mexican at 0610 PT - not Roswell NM (too far east), can't find anything listed. Not CHMB. Yakima CN96 (
Sep09 11:50 Tr 99.9 WJVL Janesville, WI with ID - Christian EN63 mobile (
Sep09 11:44 Here is a short clip-best viewed in 720p Mike-La (
Sep09 11:42 04:01- yeah this was the second game of International Friendly-not sure if this was live or replay but there was alot of prelimenary festivities so I'm assuming it was "live" Mike-La (
Sep09 04:01 Wow, Mike-La, this late at night? I had VCR running today on 2, but nothing landed./cdEL96 (
Sep09 02:33 Es TV-2 Net 5 soccer Argentina vs Mexico about to start Mike-La (
Sep09 01:34 It's KADF-DT-20, the Azteca America station here. So this may be a new target for those of you close enough with an open channel 20 freq...Jack, EM10, ATX (
Sep09 01:32 Just lost DT-20 to an analog station converting to digital here in Austin...Jack, EM10, ATX (
Sep09 01:15 00:03 wow great catches! I am 200 miles closer to Charlotte, and I have never logged anything from there! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep09 00:23 00:03 - svrl familiar Es items there from NC - are those SCA spikes or what ? - de WA5IYX (
Sep09 00:17 Es TV-2 SW with canal cinco logo Mike-La (
Sep09 00:15 Es XHP-3 Puebla with very small logo LR (864 mi) Mike-La (
Sep09 00:03 Compilation of tropo logs from 9/6...NC >>NJ de Mark FM29 (
Sep08 23:59 23:52- a bit stronger now with Gala logo LR-possibly Merida Mike-La (
Sep08 23:52 Es TV-2 south very weak audio only Mike-La (
Sep08 23:25 Band is dead here. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep08 23:21 the Dakotas can catch one off guard - I've had 100-MHz Es raging there with barely a hint of anything on 50-MHz - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep08 23:19 been parked on 91.1 all afternoon and besides fading tropo just some ms - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep08 23:16 Estimated MUF of 66 over MO right now. Had an MUF in the 60's in IA when I discovered this-- EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep08 23:16 I stumbled upon it on accident. Tuned to 99.5 and had classic country sounding like it was coming from my backyard-- EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep08 23:14 Barely a local after several scans of the band here - no 6m activity, no TV Es - will keep looking a bit de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep08 23:04 Surprise Es! Nice. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep08 22:52 Es 99.5 KRKI Keystone, SD- STRONG with classic country 'The Range' NO JOKE!! EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep08 17:51 Es UNID-2- likely Mexico - in briefly - also heard XE20/B on 50068mhz de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep08 15:48 Looks like this model has been discontinued: (
Sep08 15:47 @Am: A WTFDA member gave me the model of the 2-6 antenna he bought, and I see one place that apparently still has it/cdEL96 (
Sep08 13:46 Es TV-2 and 3 south weak Mike-La (
Sep08 05:13 Strong (G3) geomagnetic storm level expected till 09 UTC - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep08 04:54 Aurora in MA - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep08 04:48 Planetary Kp index 6 been active for 12 hours - KA3JAW Fn20jq (
Sep08 04:01 The CM 3020 covers every channel. cdEL96 (
Sep08 03:05 02:47 cd, what brand and model VHF hi 7-13 antenna do you have - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:58 two now extinct and Defunct antennas going for crazy prices if you can find one for sale - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:54 I do have a Antennacraft Y10-7-13 antenna up below my FM-6 - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:54 You too, Danny/cd (
Sep08 02:53 9 was open at that time, but not now---we have an LD/cdEL96 (
Sep08 02:52 I just wish that ch 8 would have decoded when I had KENS 39 :) /cdEL96 (
Sep08 02:51 Have a good night cd and everybody. Danny-LA (
Sep08 02:50 02:45 cd, you do need a preamp for long UHF coax cable runs of over 50 FT. from antenna to Tuner To prevent signal loss. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:50 Cd, a preamp might overload am's VHF. He has two high VHFs. Danny-LA (
Sep08 02:48 [02:46] This looks like a job for {fanfare} OTA TV DAMAGE CONTROL!/cdEL96 (
Sep08 02:47 My 7-13's seem to be a bit hindered by the preamp, but I can't prove it/cd (
Sep08 02:46 no outdoor antenna or the wrong indoor or outdoor antenna and everyone hates the signal dropping out and then runs to cable or sat. easy OTA takedown - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:46 My jury is still out as to whether the preamp helps, or hurts, hi-V; but other channels need it, I'd say/cd (
Sep08 02:45 You cannot go wrong w/ the CM3020. I am a witness to that! Just be sure you get the CM7777 or similar preamp/cd (
Sep08 02:44 I have no plans to "fall" for being forced to pay for any TV viewing. I don't watch a lot of current TV anyway outsode of DX/cd (
Sep08 02:43 Even if you only want the antenna for VHF, don't cut off the UHF section. Danny-LA (
Sep08 02:43 [02:36] I made a similar comment on the Forums/cdEL96 (
Sep08 02:42 02:41 is in motion - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:41 looks like a setup in in motion to take out OTA and make it fail and force everyone to pay high subscription fees - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:40 I DXed at one time with a RS v/u similar to cd's antenna and had good results. Danny-LA (
Sep08 02:36 well there is going to be big trouble when the repack happens and stations move back to VHF low and no antennas to buy - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 02:35 Amazon has cd's large cm 3020 v/u antenna for $100. Danny-LA (
Sep08 02:17 not that long ago there were several 2-6 antennas available-but like the giant combo antennas, and the VHF only antennas before them-they are quickly disappearing Mike-La (
Sep08 02:04 Am, I cannot find the antenna I was looking for; only one for over $500. Give them a call; I know they helped me./cdEL96 (
Sep08 02:03 I think that is likely mistaking a tropo path post for Es there - de WA5IYX (
Sep08 01:51 on g7izu maps there is a 108Mhz cloud near north carolina right now - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 01:44 01:29 thanks to cd's option maybe theres hope Danny. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 01:39 Am---check ---I think they have a low priced 2-6 VHF antenna/cdEL96 (
Sep08 01:38 What I had apparently on 2 was not S AMerica, but Mexico, coulda been the elusive XEFB if I only pointed antenna properly/cdEL96 (
Sep08 01:34 01:29 will "work" Danny-LA (
Sep08 01:32 I would like to see you and Mike take advantage of the analog TV opportunities. Danny-LA. (
Sep08 01:30 You and Mike are in better locations than I am for Latin Am. TV DX. Danny-LA (
Sep08 01:29 Am, will you ever be able to get another antenna that will on low TV? Danny-LA (
Sep08 01:14 01:11 any FM Es with this AU to the south? - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 01:12 my low-VHF TV antenna was damaged from a storm in April - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 01:11 the 6m Fla TE paths to SAmer are obviously being Es linked - de WA5IYX (
Sep08 01:08 you'd be better off using a low-VHF TV antenna of some kind - de WA5IYX (
Sep08 01:00 cd all I have is my FM-6 antenna. is that good to receive the 47.900MHz Muzak station with? - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 00:58 Dx Sherlock maps is showing some AU over your location and near my location - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 00:58 I haven't even checked for FM Au. Every time I try, I get nothing. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep08 00:56 It never hurts, but I cannot make out a thing here on 2/cd (
Sep08 00:51 cd, should I be monitoring for the 47.900MHz Muzak station in Santiago, Chile? - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep08 00:35 Tnx Fred & JAW---I do see Es on 2 but not very strong---may have been CARACOL based on where logo was/cdEL96 (
Sep08 00:03 Radio 50 MHz Au down into central NY - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep07 23:52 Epic Aurora - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep07 23:28 States of ND, MN, WI having radio Au on 6 meters - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep07 23:20 Es still in from south - Cuba-ch 2/3 - with Mesa Rodonda news de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep07 22:27 Yakima - Are you hearing any FM Au now or the last two hours? - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep07 22:25 I have to drive to Wapato to get rid of 92.5 interference - heard KOMA OK and KRWN NM on the 4th of July > Yakima CN96 (
Sep07 22:25 870W, less than 700 miles and over a local almost unnullable KAWZ translator during strong Es to CA? Hmm, don't think so. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep07 22:17 Planetary Kp index at 6 - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep07 22:16 Geomagnetic storm G2 (moderate) since 1625 UTC due to a coronal hole high speed stream - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep07 22:03 Es south likely HIJB-2z - probably Au induced de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep07 20:47 It's really mind-blowing seeing heavy rains around you on all sides where across the street you cannot see the buildings that were once there… the pop-up storms here are very quick to grow this time of the year before the cold front! -- Dan EM73QX (
Sep07 20:42 [17:04] YOU may be the only person with a chance to hear that one. Wedged inbetween two high mountain ranges! ... Mike (
Sep07 19:35 As 98.1 KKFM Colorado Springs Co (175 mi) short hop over front range, but not much air traffic in midpoint. (
Sep07 17:10 15:47 Thanks Lee VA. This was my farthest tropo to this particular direction from the NYC Globaltuners node to date - Finndx (
Sep07 17:04 Format flips all over the place this Labor Day weekend - including KSRW-92.5 Independence, CA (eastern Sierra); flipped from AC to Alternative Rock "Alt 92.5" > Yakima CN96 (
Sep07 15:47 13:29 Great catches! Got my first NYC log from this duct on Saturday, but it has apparently moved east of me now // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep07 14:05 Thx Danny-trying to make something out of very little Mike-La (
Sep07 14:04 Mike, enjoy the DX. Danny-LA (
Sep07 14:04 Tr 96.7 KHFI Georgetown TX (312 mi) Mike-La (
Sep07 14:02 Tr 107.7 KLJA Georgetown TX (312 mi) Mike-La (
Sep07 13:29 Tr 104.9 WFMZ Hertford NC id mentioning both frequencies 104.9 and 92.3 346mi - NYC GT node (Finndx) (
Sep07 13:16 Tr 99.7 WYFI Norfolk VA BBN px 295mi - NYC GT node (Finndx) (
Sep07 13:11 Tr 97.7 WGTI Winfall NC with local Air1 id at 1303z 328mi - NYC GT node (Finndx) (
Sep07 08:26 Tr DTV 40 WHIZ Zanesville OH (18) in again N8NU (
Sep07 08:04 Tr DTV 35 WLWT Cincinnati OH N8NU (
Sep07 06:18 with classical and high power on that channel I bet, first time log here with strong 30kW WBYN-PA in my backyard - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep07 06:11 WFCC is a beacon - RZ EM60 (
Sep07 06:07 Tr 107.5 WFCC Chatham, MA (new log) - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep07 04:05 I've had WSTW blasting in almost all day, but nothing much else happening here tonight // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep07 04:04 Hey repeat tonight, huh? // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep07 03:48 its almost dead band now completely collapsed. LM/FM29 Lee Philly (
Sep07 03:14 Back from Denver, did I miss anything? - EN25 (
Sep07 03:02 Tr WRBG-LP 106.5 Millsboro, Delaware 100 WATTS. Thats a good catch here. LM/FM29 Lee Philly (
Sep07 02:49 Tr DTV 22 and 24 WFXP and WJET Erie PA (déjà view) N8NU (
Sep07 02:36 Tr WHTI 100.9 Richmond,VA. LM/FM29 Lee Philly (
Sep07 02:23 Tr WEAN 99.7 Providence, Rhode Island. LM/FM29 NEW. Lee Philly (
Sep07 02:21 Tr WXTK 95.1 Cape Cod, Mass. LM/FM29 Lee Philly (
Sep06 23:47 So far looks like hepburns maps here are very much dead on along the mid-Atlantic. LM/FM29 Lee philly (
Sep06 16:16 WYGB transmits from my garage. Thanks for the report! (
Sep06 15:06 Local WTBS 6/87.75 is off the air, perhaps permanently. -- Dan EM73QX (
Sep06 14:53 Tr 99.1 WHKO Dayton, OH (276 mi, 50 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep06 14:36 Tr 96.5 WAZY Lafayette, IN (291 mi, 50 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep06 14:34 Tr 100.3 WYGB Edinburgh, IN (223 mi, 4.9 kW) over semi local WVVR - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep06 14:23 Cant believe how bad the locals are getting beat badly or wiped out still at 10:23am EST. LM/FM29 Lee Philly (
Sep06 14:07 Tr WINM-12 Angola, IN TCT Religious network de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep06 14:03 Tr 100.3 WLKI Angola, IN over local WNIC at time - rare de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep06 13:59 Tr 98.7 WSMW Greensboro, NC - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep06 13:55 Tr Philly Locals for me are weak or wiped out. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 13:54 Tr 95.5 WHPE High Point, NC (new log) - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep06 13:53 Been DX'ing this tropo since 12 hours ago, its still going. LM/FM29 Lee Philly (
Sep06 13:52 Tr 97.1 WQMG Greesnsboro, NC (new log) - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep06 13:18 Tr 107.9 KFZO RDS Lewisburg TX (320 mi) Mike-La (
Sep06 13:17 [13:14] PS/:RT: WJJS-FM The #1 Hit Music Station de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep06 13:17 Tr 92.7 KISY TX Blossom (340 mi) Kiss FM relig - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep06 13:14 Tr WJJX--102.7 VA Appomattox - RDS PI:1D68 - 'KFCA' PS/RT:The #1 Hit Musci Station - PTY: Top 40 (298 mi) de Fred SC FM03af (
Sep06 13:13 Tr 91.3 KNCT Killen TX-RDS (317 mi) Mike-La (
Sep06 13:08 Tr 94.1 KLNO Fort Worth TX-RDS (327 mi) Mike-La (
Sep06 13:07 Tr 93.1 KTYL TX Tyler (290 mi) Mix 93.1 - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep06 13:05 Tr 94.9 KLTY Arlington TX (315 mi) Mike-La (
Sep06 13:03 Tr 96.3 KSCS Fort Worth TX (326 mi) Mike-La (
Sep06 12:50 Tr 93.5 KIKT Cooper TX (new) "The Coyote" with country mx...Jack, EM10, ATX (
Sep06 12:47 latent Tr KFDM-DT-25 TX Beaumont (280 mi) - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep06 12:45 decoding most of the philly dtv and nyc dtv very unusual de N3DC FM18 (
Sep06 12:34 Tr KAZD-DT-39 Lake Dallas TX...Jack, EM10, ATX (
Sep06 12:33 Tr WFAA-DT-8 Dallas TX (new) PSIP only...Jack, EM10, ATX (
Sep06 12:05 Tr 95.1 WNKS NC Charlotte HD (472 mi.) - Nick W2NJL FM29 (
Sep06 07:41 If Hepburn is right, we may be in for more Sunday night and Monday! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:40 Things seem to be fading a little...I'm gonna get some sleep! (
Sep06 07:37 Been feeling tired for 2 hours, but it was worth it! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:30 First time actually feeling tired for the night. LM/FM29 been up since 6am on saturday morning. (
Sep06 07:27 Tr 95.7 WBEN Philadelphia, PA 95-7 Ben FM" 201 miles // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:27 95.7 WBEN Philadelphia, PA 95-7 Ben FM" 201 miles // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:26 Good question i have WASH. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 07:23 Infomercial on 97.1? (bonus points for that one!) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:20 haha, no worries...busy night here! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:19 Tr 98.7 WEPN New York, NY 281 miles NEW // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:18 Sorry was trying to get videos and RDS shots also from my radios. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 07:18 Awesome! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:17 I'm guessing Q104.3 NYC? // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:17 Lee WAXQ NYC. LM/FM29 for yours (
Sep06 07:11 OK, Lee...your turn: Tom Petty Refugee on 104.3? // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:08 07:04 Sure thing, glad I could help! Great catches! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:07 92.5 is WYFL Henderson, NC // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:06 I don't know about 94.9...I have CCM here, and Norfolk is A/C, Roanoke is country // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 07:05 Christian with gospel on 92.5. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 07:04 Nice calls Lee Perfect. Both are correct. Both New. LM/FM29 thank you (
Sep06 07:01 97.5 could be WQOK/K97.5 Carrboro (Raleigh) NC // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:59 Country is likely 97.3 WGH NewportNews (about 65 miles east of here) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:58 Classic rock on 94.9 also. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 06:57 Lee I haveRap on 97.5 and Country on 97.3 pointing at you. Any ideas? LM/FM29 (
Sep06 06:54 Tr DTV 31 WANE Fort Wayne IN (not that far at all, but surprisingly rare) N8NU (
Sep06 06:53 Switching my antenna to TV for a minute... // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:52 Awesome Lee! Amazing Philly/Richmond dial swap we have here tonight! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:51 Tr WURV 103.7 Richmond,VA. LM/FM29 NEW (
Sep06 06:47 Tr 104.7 WPZZ Richmond, Virginia. LM/FM29 NEW (
Sep06 06:46 Tr WDCG Raleigh/Durham,NC. LM/FM29 NEW (
Sep06 06:42 NYC! :) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:42 Tr 107.5 WBLS New York, NY, 281 miles, 4.2kW, NEW (positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:41 06:12 That's insane...crazy night! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:41 Tr 102.5 W273BB VA Richmond 'PER Positive Encouraging Radio' (219 mi.), also many other Raleigh/Richmonds - Nick W2NJL FM29 (
Sep06 06:40 Boom! ...and you got my locals! Nice job! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:36 Tr 102.1 WRXL Richmond, Virginia, over Local WIOQ Philly this time with RDS and HD trying to lock. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 06:30 104.5 Lee. is WRFF. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 06:28 Tr 104.1 WRFF Philadelphia, PA “Radio1045" 201 miles, 11.5kW, 34° NEW (positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:20 tr 94.1 WIP Philadelphia, PA "SportsRadio94" 201 miles, 34° (RDS) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:16 Tr DTV 22 WFXP and 24 WJET (both Erie, PA 188 mi) N8NU (
Sep06 06:14 ...and it's obliterated my local K-Love that's 10 miles away! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:12 Tr 89.7 unID Classical music // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:12 try 102.1. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 06:12 I cant even hear WXTU here just 14.9 air miles WSW of the Rox. Towers which my antenna sees. LM/FM29 great job Lee (
Sep06 06:09 Tr 92.5 WXTU Philadelphia, PA “92-5 XTU" 201 miles, 15kW, 34° NEW (positive ID, over local W223AZ) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:03 05:40 Thanks Lee! It's like shooting fish in a barrel right now! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 06:02 Tr 101.1 WBEB Philadelphia, PA “MoreFM" 201 miles, 14kW, 34° NEW (positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:55 (...over local W291CL Richmond) (
Sep06 05:52 Tr 106.1 WISX Philadelphia, PA “Mix106" 205 miles, 22.5kW, 34° NEW (positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:50 Tr 92.5 WYFL Henderson, NC over local WXTU Philadelphia - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep06 05:44 Tr 105.3 WDAS Philadelphia, PA 201 miles, 16.5kW, 33° NEW (positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:40 Lee you got my locals. Nice job. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 05:35 Tr 102.9 WMGK Philadelpha, PA 201 miles, 8.9kW, 34° NEW (positive ID) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:32 02:35 You mean THIS WJBR? :) (
Sep06 05:26 Tr 103.3 WPRB Princeton, NJ 232 miles, 14kW, 37° NEW (stream match) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:17 Not seeing a match for this within 400 miles on RadioLocator! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:17 Tr 101.3 unID Boston, "More than a Feeling" // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:09 Tr 97.5 WPEN "The Fanatic” Burlington, NJ 205 miles, 26kW, 34° NEW // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 05:09 04:14 Joining your party, Lee! Tropo Richmond to Philly // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 04:58 They still have no PSIP. NU (
Sep06 04:57 48.4 had color bars in HD for years - now 48.4 is Cozi TV in SD, and 48.2 has HD color bars. 44.1 remains MNTV and 44.3 remains This TV. N8NU (
Sep06 04:52 Subchannel shuffle at Toledo's WMNT-CD 48: Mundo Max disappeared from 48.2 disappeared a few weeks ago.....N8NU (
Sep06 04:39 I'd only gotten DSL to replace dialup in mid Jun 2002 of that disastrous FM Es season - de WA5IYX (
Sep06 04:32 Should be 11 new stations > Yakima CN96 (
Sep06 04:26 or maybe it was Jul 2002 that it was born - de WA5IYX (
Sep06 04:20 BTW, the location I was at was around 5,150 feet above sea level. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep06 04:14 All local Philly stations getting beat and no longer locking HD. YAHOOOOO. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 04:10 this page was created in 2003 when too mni griped abt all the TV/FM posts on the 50-MHz one - de WA5IYX (
Sep06 04:07 some Houston Us decoding - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep06 03:56 Dial is lighting up for me. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 03:44 Tr 92.9 WNDV South Bend, IN "U-93" 141 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep06 03:43 Tr 102.1 WXTG-FM Virginia Beach, VA under local WIOQ Philly. NEW LM/FM29 (
Sep06 03:34 Whoops. Stale Ms - that's right! 93.1 CJXX Grande Prairie, AB; heard with "Baby Girl" Sugarland around 1:50PM PT, and // playlist. NEW!! > Yakima CN96 (
Sep06 03:33 Stale Ms - that's right! (
Sep06 03:33 88.1 KWAO WA, 88.5 KPLU WA, 89.3 KAOS WA, 93.5 K228FA WA (// KBAM), 96.9 KYYO WA, 97.9 K250BB WA (// KACS), 98.3 KPPK OR, 98.5 KNBQ WA, 104.1 KAFE WA, 107.1 KRQT WA. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep06 03:31 Spent the day up near Bumping Lake, east of Chinook Pass on hwy 410. 10 new stations > Yakima CN96 (
Sep06 03:10 00:13--That seems like a rather tough path, though, from BR or Toronto...rather hilly for quite a while...and VERTICAL ONLY, no less?--Frank M. (
Sep06 03:07 02:54--I can't even remember when I came here. Six or seven years sounds about right?--Frank M. EN40 (
Sep06 03:02 Tr 99.3 WQDK Country Music. Gatesville, North Carolina. LM/FM29 NEW (
Sep06 03:01 Tr 94.3 WZOC Plymouth, IN 146 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep06 02:58 02:54 Very cool! I am on about WEEK Six (haha!) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:57 But I have logged stations this summer over 7 of those translators, so there's hope! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:56 I was about to ask "Translators? Here in Richmond?" But then I checked my logs and counted EIGHT! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:54 I am on year 6 on this page. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 02:53 Tr 105.5 WTHD LaGrange, IN "Thunder Country" over semi-local WWWM. de N8UUP BIll EN82 (
Sep06 02:52 Looks like we're only about 15 miles around I-295 apart! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:50 20:32 Hey Rory! Nice to meet you! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:49 I thought you had made a joke about it was gonna get tricky here with two "Lee's" around // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:48 Yeah I just meant on here (not in person) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:35 Some Ultra close Locals are getting beat WJBR is getting hit by something N/E on 99.5 FM. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 02:32 Not sure, dont think so maybe only here. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 02:32 Its extending N/E now for me, WRCH 100.5 off the back end. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 02:30 I think maybe we ran in to each other earlier this summer, no? (
Sep06 02:30 Hey Lee! Great to see you! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:29 Ugh "You have exceeded your allotted usage of Radio-Locator for the day." <--Has to be DXers' most dreaded message // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:28 Lee I am Lee also, nice to meet you. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 02:23 01:59 Hepburn maps for tonight/tomorrow reflect that as well. (And I'm right on the outer edge of it...sigh!) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:21 01:59 Nothing extraordinary here in Richmond, VA. 100-150 mile tropo, all to the East (Norfolk, MD, DE) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 02:20 i hate cached text. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 02:20 Tr 92.5 WICO Salisbury-Ocean City Talk under WXTU. LM/FM29 Over local WXTU Philly (
Sep06 02:08 Tr 101.7 WZEB “Power 101.7” Ocean View, DE 127 miles, 60°, 3kW NEW // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep06 01:59 Still nothing major here yet Dan and i am near Philly. LM/FM29 (
Sep06 01:09 Tr alert for DC DXers: DC-Boston and DC-Nova Scotia logs made according to APRS map! -- Dan EM73QX (
Sep06 00:13 > Saul ON - Sep04 22:13 90.7 unID Jazz is WRTL, Ephrata PA, 650 watts vertical - - de N3BUS (
Sep05 20:32 Lee VA - are you in the Richmond area? I'm in FM17fp... Nice to see another DXer in the area! I'm not that active at the moment because of all the new translators clogging up the band here... Rory (
Sep05 20:11 LM/FM29: Which Innova model do you plan on purchasing? - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep05 19:30 Tr 99.9 WTHI Terre Haute, IN (231 mi, 50 kW) "Hi-99 WTHI" - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep05 13:54 Still waiting for my neighbor to remove her dying tree, then its time to save up to get the innovo antenna which will be extremely good. LM/FM29 (
Sep05 13:32 Tr 98.5 WBOW Paris, IL (244 mi, 50 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep05 10:48 Nothing new in Indy tonight, yet plenty of 95-130 mile signals. Did get an RDS capture from 90.9 WGUC, Cincinnati (96.5 miles) through local pest WBDG (400w-A at 9.8 miles). Randy EM69wq (
Sep05 06:22 Lee - not only can't I spell tonight, it's apparent I can't string a coherent thought together. Randy EM69wq (
Sep05 06:20 Arrgghh...COMPANY! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep05 06:19 Haha, thanks Randy...misery loves compnay! :) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep05 06:08 (05:30) Lee - it's obvious that you're not the only one that can't type tonight. :) Randy EM69wq (
Sep05 06:08 (05:30) Lee - it's obvious that you're the only one that can't type tonight. :) Randy EM69wq (
Sep05 06:07 Nothing new in Indy, but nice conditions, nonetheless, from Ohio and northern Indiana. Randy EM69wq (
Sep05 06:07 Nothing new in Indy, but ncie conditions, nonetheless, from Ohio and northern Indiana. Randy EM69wq (
Sep05 05:51 Tr new log: WQRP 89.5 Dayton, OH Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep05 05:40 Tr WVKY - Froggy 101.7 FM Shelbyville, KY Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep05 05:36 Tr WYGB - 100.3 FM Edinburgh, IN over tope of my local WOSL. Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep05 05:30 (I give up...I can't type!) (
Sep05 05:30 Tr 101.1 WYMY “La Ley” Burlington (Greensboro), NC 165 miles, 226° // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep05 05:29 Tr 103.9 WNNL "The Light" Fuquay-Varina, NC 161 miles, 210° NEW // Lee VA FM17io101.1 WQZL “The Wolf" Belhaven, NC 151 miles, 170° NEW // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep05 05:29 101.1 WQZL “The Wolf" Belhaven, NC 151 miles, 170° NEW // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep05 05:29 Tr 103.9 WNNL "The Light" Fuquay-Varina, NC 161 miles, 210° NEW // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep05 05:28 03:29 Nice! WBBQ is my tropo distance champion (385 miles) // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep05 05:27 Tr WMPI - I105.3 Scottsburg, IN Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep05 04:15 Tr 99.1 WYXY Savoy, IL (281 mi, 50 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep05 03:29 Tr 104.3 WBBQ Augusta, GA (331 mi, 80 kW) weak... most common >300 miler - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep05 03:14 Weird "anti-trop" to the north of here. all Detroit TV weaker than usual, and WJBK 7/2.x GONE! N8NU (
Sep05 03:03 Tr 99.9 KZMA Naylor, MO (218 mi, 4.2 kW) - K4NBF EM66 (
Sep05 02:14 Wittenberg... (
Sep05 02:14 During the 8/30-8/31 opening, I saw WZAW-31 Witterberg WI, but I didn't mark it down. Now I understand it's NOT the same thing as WFXS-31 this true?--Frank M. (
Sep05 01:09 Tr WZPL - 99.5 FM Greenfield, IN sounding like a local. Rob Cincinnati EM79 (
Sep04 22:13 90.7 unID Jazz NY or PA areas - overnight a few days ago - "We hope you are enjoying the jazz on this public radio station. Thank you for your support" - between songs. Any ideas? Saul ON (
Sep04 21:34 I still haven't relocated the "mother lode" of my r-to-r tapes from the 1970s - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 21:32 20:06 - Tnx, Danny - I need to get to work on digitizing more FM-DX clips - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 21:02 ...Macomb's WLRB translator on 103.7 translates an AM station that **DOES NOT** run 24 hours. They're a daytime-only station. What about THAT???--Frank M. (
Sep04 21:01 I'm just waiting for the FCC to change translator rules. Then will the claim (for translators of AM stations) still be that they're "trying to save AM radio"?... (
Sep04 21:01 20:04-Not too good here, just ch 2 Cuba in for a couple of minutes Mike-La (
Sep04 20:06 16:46 Pat, you have had a lot of interesting DX over the years. Danny-LA (
Sep04 20:04 15:49 Thanks, Mike. How did the Es come out today, I've been gone for a few hours. Danny-LA (
Sep04 18:42 “...a translator is not permitted to originate its own programming”…just sayin’! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep04 18:42 …yet Hot106.1 continues on W291CL. (
Sep04 18:42 …but that HD subchannel has been off the air for 4 days now… (
Sep04 18:42 Here in Richmond, VA, SummitMedia’s translator W291CL at 106.1 relays the HD2 subchannel of 103.7 WURV (which is formatted as Rhythmic “Hot106.1”)…. (
Sep04 18:41 So, what happens when a translator’s originating station stops broadcasting or is knocked off the air? // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep04 17:00 somewhat similar to this - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 16:56 the 1974-75 images on here were done with that $1 camera - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 16:46 my TV-DX photo history - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 16:42 15:54 - nope, my $1 Baxter 400 ASA 620 camera wasn't ready - no 35-mm SLR until Pentax K-1000 Mar 1980 - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 16:12 15:59- looks like a baseball pregame show Mike-La (
Sep04 16:00 ***Make that Weathernation...Not Weathercast...duhhh----Rich--Norfolk,Ne (
Sep04 15:59 Es TV2 Cuba-Tele rebelde logo Mike-La (
Sep04 15:57 ...Also KNEN LD here in Norfolk on the air and testing with The Weathercast on both 35.1 and 35.2...local football tonight--Rich--Norfolk, Ne (
Sep04 15:54 15:36-were you able to get a pic of that Pat? would be interesting to see. Mike-La (
Sep04 15:50 Tr KELO 11 Sioux Falls, SD, 110 mi, not much to make out for a picture, but positive id on info screen--Rich--Norfolk, Ne (
Sep04 15:49 14:47- Danny that's one of the few times that the catch in itself is a catch of a lifetime even without an ID IMHO-wish I could have been in on something like that! Mike-La (
Sep04 15:37 the MN Ch 7 had the news with a map of Minn in the background - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 15:36 the Aberdeen Ch 9 had an NBC logo and was zero-beat ripping our KLRN-9 (TL still ne back then) - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 15:35 I was lucky that Feb 7, 1977 event was around 6 pm with local news and syndicated programs - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 15:04 Thanks, bn bfd. I won't see those stations again, but I have no regrets. Danny-LA (
Sep04 14:58 I always say if I had it once I’ll get it again and ID it for sure -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep04 14:56 [14:53] Good for you Danny-LA I am the same way -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep04 14:53 WTSS 102.5 Buffalo must be on low power I’ve noticed this for several days and on my trip up to Buffalo yesterday -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep04 14:53 But I'm not a guessing DXer, Danny-LA (
Sep04 14:52 I have an idea what the stations might have been, judging by what was on 2-6. Danny-LA (
Sep04 14:48 So it goes with unIDing Mexico network relayers. Danny-LA (
Sep04 14:47 07:03 Am, I've seen Mexico on 7 and 8 via Es but no IDs. Just the XEW logo. Danny-LA (
Sep04 14:25 Tr country music on 95.9 playing Brad Paisley - I'm Still A Guy. Assuming CJKX-FM Ajax, ON KX96 - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 14:04 Tr CHCQ-FM Cool 100.1 playing Eric Church - Talladega. - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 13:47 All I know is that there's a 110,000 watt-powered Buffalo religious station WDCX-FM on the frequency. - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 13:45 Tr Christian talk replacing 99.5 WOKN-FM Elmira, NY? - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 13:43 Tr 102.5 WUMX Rome, NY, "Mix 102.5", 192 mi. New! - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep04 13:01 Tr 91.5 CBO Ottawa, ON, "CBC Ottawa Newsroom", 238 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep04 12:55 Tr 90.7 CBOF Ottawa, ON, FF Talk, 238 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep04 12:53 from Feb 1977 - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 12:51 my hi-vhf Es ident events (some others with just CCI on Ch 7 NTSC Austin) - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep04 12:36 Tr 104.9 CFJR Brockville, ON, Brockville area news & "JR", 200 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep04 12:15 Tr CKQB-FM Ottawa, ON 230.4 mi. JUMP 106.9 with Ed Sheeran - Photograph and station mention. - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 12:06 Tr CHYM-FM Kitchener, ON 96.7 playing Coldplay - Viva la Vida - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 11:59 Tr CKGE-FM 94.9 The Rock with Soundgarden - Been Away Too Long. NEW! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 11:54 Tr CFXJ-FM Toronto, ON Flow 93.5. Station mention and weather report. NEW! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 11:48 Tr CKIS-FM Toronto, ON playing Justin Bieber - What Do You Mean. RELOG! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 11:33 For strong Es events it can reach up to 250 MHz - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep04 07:03 i know there have been Dxers receiveing Es up on high VHF up to Ch.8 - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 07:00 Pat, can there be Es into Low UHF if there is a strong enough Solar Storm? - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 06:04 all that was mentioned was the aurora at tropical latitudes - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 06:03 when I first learned of the 1859 white-light flare in the early 1960s that info didn't include the magstorm telegraph line effects - de WA5IYX (
Sep04 05:03 forget about using your cell phone all those Satellite up in orbit above Earth will be burnt to a crisp - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 04:59 the only way to prevent this from happening is all of the power grids in the path of this storm would have to shut down and hope that this is enough to stop the kill shot. - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 04:55 imagine everything pluged into the energy grid being fried all at once. there will be fires breaking out all over the world - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 04:51 A solar storm like the 1859 magstorm will knock us into the stone age with the world relying on electronic technology - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 04:36 guess it would have not been smart to be DXing during that storm. you could have been killed - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 04:33 04:23 this was happening during the 1859 magstorm - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 04:23 unfortunately no one was Dxing back then except people getting electrocuted using the telegraph even when the main power was off - amfmtvdtvbrla EM40 (
Sep04 04:18 13:00 makes you wonder what you would have been able to receive DXing during the 1859 magstorm - amfmtvdtvbrla - EM40 (
Sep04 00:16 Tr 93.9 WKXZ-FM Norwich, NY with Hozier occasionally fighting it out with 93.9 WMRV-FM Dansville - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep04 00:07 Tr 89.9 WRVO-FM Oswego, NY coming in fairly strong. - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep03 22:28 hotter in ND (100F) than here - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep03 16:09 Probably due to severe storms yesterday, but hoping it's permanent...would be nice to have 103.5 and 103.9 reopened for DX! // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep03 16:08 Yes! just noticed that my local 103.7 WURV is not broadcasting in HD today // Lee VA FM17io (
Sep03 13:00 svrl interesting articles - airglow, sprites, 1859 magstorm - de WA5IYX (
Sep03 12:46 Giant red splotch is making an encore appearance in the upper Midwest, but this time, it's too far north for me to get in on the action. :( -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Sep03 01:06 New Orleans FMs coming in now Mike-La (
Sep03 00:28 Bad timing, I'm going to Denver this weekend. You guys have fun - En25 (
Sep02 23:50 Justin, I guess you should get ready for another round of tropo to the Dakota's, according to the tropo forecast - de JimT/MO EM37 (
Sep02 23:38 KCCO is one of my semi-locals. Comes in pretty much daily 24/7 despite being 50 some odd miles away and off the back of the antenna - En25 (
Sep02 18:28 I don't have any CBS 7 affiliates near me except a satellite of WCCO in Alexandria, Mn, which would make sense my antenna is aimed to the northeast. (
Sep02 18:19 Ch 7 (
Sep02 18:16 What channel is the CBS affiliate on Rich? - de JimT/MO EM37 (
Sep02 17:39 Tr KMNE, NETV 7 Bassett, Ne, again, with Dinosaur Train, something trying to break through at the same time some sort of CBS Affiliate----Rich--Norfolk,Ne. (
Sep02 17:36 Guys! New TV station going on the air soon the date is TBA. KNEN-LD Ch 35 Norfolk, Ne, "News Channel Nebraska" 15kw. Ch 35.1 will carry regional news, sports, etc. 35.2 Will be the Weathercast.---Rich-Norfolk, Ne (
Sep02 14:32 There is a Cuban on 5 that puts out those heavy lines, not sure where from/cdEL96 (
Sep02 13:53 ATV-5 video - high freq rate of horiz. venetian blinds - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep02 12:43 yes Frank, very rare paths. in Tr I've heard stations around Lake Ontario or coastal in the past but never this far north and that far inland - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep02 10:06 Looks like the Canadian opening was great while it lasted. Good going, guys! Is that path as rare as I think it is?--Frank M. (
Sep02 07:05 Tr (re-log) 102.1 WMUK Kalamazoo, MI 50K-B 190.4 miles Randy EM69wq (
Sep02 06:52 Heads-up: if you're hearing adult contemporary music on 96.1 positioned as "The Point", you're rearing WQLK - Richmond, IN. Sounds like the wrong log was sent to the station. Randy EM69wq (
Sep02 05:20 I put less "belief" in noontime maps, though, even when intense, because I think the duct usually rises and home DX shacks are entirely below it--Frank M. (
Sep02 05:18 [23:41] It doesn't look like it will get here, but it could. His maps were spot-on over the weekend--Frank M. (
Sep02 03:47 Tr 106.9 CKQB Ottawa, ON, "Jump 106-9", 238 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep02 03:17 [02:15] Wow...that's a really tough path!--Frank M. (
Sep02 03:11 Tr 93.9 CKKL Ottawa, ON. RELOG @ 322 Miles Bombing in here now!!! de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep02 03:02 Tr 107.3 WCOH Du Bois, PA, TOH ID, 143 mi. New! - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep02 02:51 Tr 93.9 CKKL Ottawa, ON, Stream Match, 238 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep02 02:39 Tr 90.7 CBOF Ottawa, ON, FF Talk, 238 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep02 02:15 Tr 99.7 CHJM Saint-Georges, QC Mix (new log) - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep02 01:11 Tr 101.7 WCVT Stowe, VT The One - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep02 01:02 Tr 102.7 WEQX Manchester, VT TOH ID - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep02 00:18 Tr 93.3 CJMF Quebec City, QUEBEC NEW STN @ 556 Miles. 2 Males with French Talk. // to Live Webfeed de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep02 00:10 Tr CKIS-FM Toronto, ON 92.5 pointing northwards. NEW LOG! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep02 00:07 Tr 101.9 CKFX North Bay, ON, "101.9 The Fox", 216 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 23:45 Tr CKYC-FM Owen Sound, ON with Kenny Chesney - Save It For A Rainy Day. - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep01 23:41 Frank, if I'm to believe what the Hepburn maps are showing, are Matt, Rich, and I in line for another huge opening into the Dakotas for a 24-hour stretch starting tomorrow afternoon? -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Sep01 23:38 Tr 102.7 WKSB-FM Williamsport, PA playing Michael Jackson - Beat It. Not a Canadian station, but interesting catch. - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep01 23:32 Tr 102.1 CFNY-FM The Edge Toronto, ON with Alessia Cara - Here at 137.9. mi LOUD and CLEAR - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep01 23:26 Tr 101.1 CFLZ-FM Fort Erie, ON NEW! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep01 23:22 Sea Breeze front just quashed it all off for me just now amazing how fast that thing just cut me off West. All coastal now. Normal Crap. LM/FM29 (
Sep01 23:20 Tr classical music on 96.3. Sounds like CFMZ-FM Toronto, ON. NEW LOG! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep01 23:17 Tr ON Canada mentioned on 100.1 FM with 3 fighting it out. LM/FM29 (
Sep01 23:10 I lost another Station to a station about 1 mile away driving wise from my QTH. 98.5 is done for me. Eskip will kick it but tropo maybe not. LM/FM29 (
Sep01 23:06 Tr 96.3 CFMK Kingston, ON classic rock //stream relog new calls de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 23:06 Tr 99.9 CKFM-FM Virgin Radio Toronto, ON fighting it out with 99.9 WIII-FM Cortland, NY. NEW! - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep01 23:01 Tr 96.1 CHMY Renfrew, ON legal ID, "My FM 96.1 and 107.7" NEW -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 22:59 Tr 88.7 CKAR Huntsville, ON. NEW STN Weird Alt Rock Music // to Live webfeed de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 22:52 Sherbrooke is 492 Miles… ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Sep01 22:49 Tr 102.7 CITE-FM1 Sherbrooke, QUEBEC Is Back in with FF Talk and Ads. de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 22:41 Tr 100.7 WBZZ Pittsburgh,PA NEW. LM/FM29 (
Sep01 22:41 Not to mention, I have never logged this station in Hamilton ever before. It's very strange I'm tuning like crazy up and down the band and nothing but fringe area pests. Bob-Nj Fn20wb (
Sep01 22:40 Congrats Fellas! de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 22:39 I've been looking east and northeast, but nothing in here at all; all channels taken by either local or IBOC fizz. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 22:39 I've only seen something like this happen once or twice before, and both times were stations with antennas located on Mountain Tops. Bob-Nj Fn20wb (
Sep01 22:39 Bob, that's like Sunday night here. All I could get was KUSQ Worthington, MN; all others showed no evidence of skip at all. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 22:38 Tr 95.3 CING-FM in Hamilton, Ontario, Odd Bob we got the same thing going here. LM/FM29 (
Sep01 22:33 Tr 95.3 CING "Fresh Radio" Hamilton, Ont. Ca. (363mi) WIth Modern Rock. Booming in! Strangely this is the only station from this event I can pickup though. Other freqs covered by Coastal Tropo. Bob-Nj Fn20wb (
Sep01 22:22 Tr 102.7 CITE-FM1 Sherbrooke, QUEBEC RELOG FF Talk by YL DJ FF Ads by Male and Jingle in FF Thanks Jeff!! de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 22:19 Tr 102.7 CITE-FM1 Sherbroke, QC blasting in French ads "Rouge FM"NEW de Jeff ON EN93fo (
Sep01 22:18 Tr 88.9 CBPO ?? Parry Sound, ON. Environment Canada Stn @ 20 Watts??? Wx for Parry Sound and Area in EE and FF. Environment Canada IDs RELOG de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 22:10 Tr CHAY-FM 93.1 Barrie, ON 183.4 mi. with Fergie - Big Girls Don't Cry. Few minutes late however - BNY, Bath, NY (
Sep01 22:06 Wow, nothing like that at all in Carleton, MI! Good job guys! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 22:02 Tr 92.3 CJET Smiths Falls, ON. RELOG JACK FM Rock Mx Local WX and News de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 21:57 CBOF de ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Sep01 21:57 Tr 90.7 CBOF Ottawa, ON. RELOG CBC FF Talk (
Sep01 21:56 Tr 104.3 WFRG Utica, NY, "", 194 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 21:44 Tr 92.9 WEZF Burlington, VT ads NEW de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 21:39 Tr 107.9 WVPS Burlington, VT talk HD / NEW TR STATE! de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 21:37 Tr 100.1 CJEB Trois Rivieres, QUEBEC NEW STN @ 486 Miles!! French Talk and EE Pop Music Rhyme FM // Live Webfeed de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 21:27 Tr 101.1 CKBY Smiths Falls, ON. RELOG Station Contest. ADs and "Country 101.1" IDs. de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 21:16 Tr 102.5 CBOX Ottawa, ON. RELOG FRENCH Talk about the Bee gees!! de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 21:09 Tr 106.3 CFXN North Bay, ON. RELOG Classic Hits "North Bay's Biggest Variety" de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 20:59 Tr 93.9 CKKL Ottawa, ON. RELOG @ 322 Miles C/W Mx "Ottawa's New Country 94 CKKL" ID de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 20:53 Tr 104.7 CFLO Mont-Laurier, QC French // stream NEW! 351 mi de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 20:48 Tr 103.7 CJPT Brockville, ON "Bob FM" RDS NEW -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 20:35 Tr 97.3 CHGA Maniwaki, QC blasting in with News // stream NEW! -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 19:53 Tr 105.7 CIKR Kingston, ON good w/ ads 257 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Sep01 18:28 Same here Danny Mike-La (
Sep01 18:25 I always consider Labor Day the end of summer Es season. Danny-LA (
Sep01 18:24 I'm going to talk some about the season in a few days on WTFDA Forums. Danny-LA (
Sep01 18:23 Thanks, Mike. You are right about the strange Es season. Danny-LA (
Sep01 18:20 17:59- coming in for about a minute then pfffft-a common occurrence this summer Mike-La (
Sep01 18:09 *prevalent (
Sep01 18:06 always enjoyed seeing the Sonora-Sinaloa stations-usually more prevelant in late summer Mike-La (
Sep01 18:04 Very few sightings of Grupo Pacifico stations on Mexico's west coast this year-usually frequent catches Mike-La (
Sep01 18:01 Only one time this season did I ID Merida, Yuc.-very unusual Mike-La (
Sep01 17:59 Es TV-2 south weak Mike-La (
Sep01 17:54 Nice going Danny, I've been in and out today so I may have missed out Mike-La (
Sep01 17:35 Tr 95.1 WWGY Grove City, PA "Froggy 95" 179 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 17:28 Will post XEWO-2 pic later on WTFDA Forums. Danny-LA (
Sep01 17:27 Had Es earlier. IDed XEWO-2 and XHTAU-2. Danny-LA (
Sep01 16:58 Es 55.240 No audio yet. Ed n5jeh dm65rd (
Sep01 15:43 [13:27] Frank, "dn bfd" = Bradford, PA. "dn" are the initials of a veteran DXer who used to live in WNY... Matt EN31 (
Sep01 15:18 Tr 104.3 WFRG Utica, NY, "Big Frog 104", 194 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 15:03 The morning tropo definitely seems to be burning off; I'm noting less and less as the morning wears on. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 15:03 Tr S - WNKO-101.7 New Albany, OH - Barely audible with Kool 101.7, "Central OH" ment. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 14:29 Tr - CFCA-105.3 Kitchener, ONt - Fair with Cool FM, Hot AC mx. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 14:28 Tr 103.1 CFMX Cobourg, ON classical piece matches webstream - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep01 14:01 Tr 105.9 WGWE Little Valley, NY TOH ID - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep01 13:50 Tr sub-d on 39 toward Allentown, PA -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep01 13:44 Tr 96.7 CHYM Kitchener, ON - Steve K3PHL FN20 EPA (
Sep01 13:40 Tr most of the Philly area DTVs decoding and FMs coming in in HD mode -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep01 13:38 Tr - WNNF-94.1 Cincinnati, OH - Very poor with The New Nash FM 94.1. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 13:35 I remember in 1995, one morning I had tropo to Buffalo/Rochester, but no Toronto. Couple weeks later, it was Toronto-Peterborough (And one Ottawa,) but no Buffalo. Weird how that works! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 13:34 Yes, Frank. I too have noticed that. TV was like that in 1994 -- I'd have one or the other, but never both. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 13:31 Tr 101.9 WZKZ Alfred, NY, "KZ 102", 103 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 13:30 **completely** different path characteristics, I guess, because of the Niagara Escarpment--Frank M. (
Sep01 13:29 Eric B, di you notice the same thing I remember from Toledo...that Toronto *OR* Buffalo can come in well, but NEVER both?--Frank M. (
Sep01 13:28 Not having Tropo overnight allowed me to get a lot of work done that's time-sensitive. Schedule still crazy-out-of-whack but the hard part's finally done now--Frank M. (
Sep01 13:27 Nice catch bfd, which I assume means must be at a decent altitude in relation to the terrain?--Frank M. (
Sep01 13:16 Tr WWSI-DT 49/62 Atlantic City, NJ (NEW) -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep01 13:08 Geomagnetic Kp-5 (minor storm) expected today starting at 18 thru 03 UTC (Sept 2) - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep01 13:01 CBL only thing from YYZ I'm noting; what a crazy, selective band! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 12:59 Tr Sub-ds on DTV 16, 22, 25, 27, 32, 44 & 49 antenna toward the SSE -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep01 12:59 Let's see if any Es happens today using a 11 meter horiz. dipole for VHF-Low band ATV - KA3JAW FN20jq (
Sep01 12:43 Tr - CBL-94.1 Toronto, ONT - Fair with CBC Radio Two Morning, // CBE-89.9. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 12:26 Tr decodes on Harrisburg, PA area DTV 21 & 23 and sub-ds on Philly’s 17, 26, 29, 31, 34 & 35 -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep01 12:21 Tr I’m hearing from eastern Michigan to south eastern Pennsylvania with a couple new loggings -- dn bfd, pa FN01 (
Sep01 12:04 not the worst, but hardly a great season here - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep01 11:41 Tr 96.1 WHNN Bay City, MI, "96.1 WHNN", 225 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 11:39 Tr 100.9 WLUN Pinconning, MI, "ESPN 100.9 FM", 248 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 11:15 Tr 102.5 WTSS Buffalo, NY "Star 102.5" 225 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 11:02 Tr 103.9 CKDK Woodstock ON, "Country 104", ads - Rich, PA FN11 (
Sep01 07:23 Um, Yakima, HOW did you even find this? It's not even in the FCC database! There are mentions on the internet, but very hard to find if one didn't know WHERE to look--Frank M. (
Sep01 07:20 Tr 95.1 CBON-17 North Bay, ONTARIO RELOG with CBC FF Jazz Sax Music // Live Webfeed de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 07:19 [05:29] THANK YOU YAKIMA!!! Very nice to know. I doubt I've logged it before (years ago). I don't remember any "Alexandria openings" for translators back in the day--Frank M. (
Sep01 06:43 92.1 CJQQ is 380 Miles……de ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Sep01 06:37 Tr 92.1 CJQQ Timmins, ONTARIO NEW STN Rock Music and Q-92 IDs Thanks for tip WRH!! de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 05:41 Tr 88.1 CBON-18 Sault Ste Marie, ONTARIO RELOG @ 287 Miles/3.59 KW French with "Ici Radio Canada Premiere ID de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Sep01 05:30 Wait a minute, I found the calls - K51JY Alexandria MN. Good catch > Yakima CN96 (
Sep01 05:29 But what's really weird? 51 has NO call sign! No ERP either! > Yakima CN96 (
Sep01 05:29 Frank Merrill - There is an LPTV analog on ch 51 in Alexandria MN which relays C-SPAN. They used to have quite a few analog STVs back in the day. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep01 05:22 Aug FM Es hr looks like it will be 2 days, 4 events, 170 min - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Sep01 05:18 I'm hoping in 2016 - first of all I'll have my DX-402 fixed up with new filters, and then we'll have several 2+ hour openings. But I'll listen to MW for now. > Yakima CN96 (
Sep01 05:14 It was not a bad season here in the PNW - just too many 5-10 minute openings. But still logged KYSL CO 580W 93.9, KWMV-LP 95.9 CO 94w, 96.3 St. George UT xlator 195W etc > Yakima CN96 (
Sep01 04:28 [03:41] The "hole" included those places and surrounding area... (
Sep01 04:24 Tr - WHAK-99.9 Rogers City, MI - Good with local PSA, '99.9 the Wave,' into mx. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 03:54 Tr - WKLT-97.5 Kalkaska, MI - Good with RDS readout. Rock mx. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 03:51 Tr 93.7 WKAD Harrietta, MI - The Ticket with Fox Sports One - ID and Weather - 175 miles NEW de N8UUP BIll EN82 (
Sep01 03:41 Actually even Pat WA5IYX had a pretty poor season for skip--Frank M. (
Sep01 03:41 ...Seems there was a huge "skip hole" this year from about Omaha, Fort Wayne, Tri-Cities TN, Springfield MO (i.e. everything inside that box), midpoints were usually placed wrong--Frank M. (
Sep01 03:39 [00:10] Bad season here for Skip (only 14 or 15 new FM all year, and one new TV, and not even ONE good Mexico opening)... (
Sep01 03:37 [01:50] Yahhhh...I remember that...I was in RHODE ISLAND during all of it, and missed out big time. I have never again scheduled a *MAJOR* summer trip again, because of that.--Frank M. (
Sep01 03:13 Tr 92.3 WJPD Ishpeming, MI, "Big Country 92.3 WJPD". 470 mi. New! - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 03:10 Tr - WMQT-107.7 Marquette, MI - Fair/poor with Hot AC, 'Q-107, WMQT.' NEW! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 03:05 Tr 105.7 WAPL Appleton, WI - 266 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 03:01 Tr 106.5 WYTE Marshfield, WI - "Y106.5" and country mx de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 02:53 Tr 100.7 WOBE Crystal Falls, MI "Radio Now - Today's Hit Music" 334 miles - NEW! de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 02:44 Tr - WFCX-94.3 Leland, MI - Fair with the Fox FM, ads. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 02:39 Tr - WBCL-90.3 Fort Wayne, IN - Poor toward west, after not hearing a peep from them in almost 24 hours. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 02:38 Tr 98.9 WKLZ Petoskey, MI Classic Rock //97.5 WKLT (not heard yet) 221 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 02:35 the 2m DX Map plots show tropo shrunken and moved eastward up there - de WA5IYX (
Sep01 02:07 Tr 92.3 WJPD Ishpeming, MI - mostly under local WMXD - Lia Show - 355 miles - NEW! de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 01:50 Does anyone remember this? :) Aug 24-25 2009 Es (er, Tropo) (
Sep01 01:49 Does anyone remember this? :) Aug 24-25 2009 Es (er, Tropo) (
Sep01 01:05 Tr 89.7 WHND Sister Bay, WI (correct Frequency, //89.3) de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 01:04 Tr 89.3 WHND Sister Bay, WI - NPR and TOH ID - 273 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Sep01 01:01 (23:16) Cleaned most of Justin's locals as well (and also got most of the Watertown SD stations!) - Christian EN64 Manistee, MI (
Sep01 01:00 Very rare in this day and age to see a TV station report on tropo conditions interfering with reception of their stations - Christian EN64 Manistee, MI (
Sep01 00:58 I broke my longest tropo record by almost 200 miles yesterday (and added 49 new stations and three new states). A strange coincidence is that my longest Tr and my shortest Es are the same distance, although in opposite directions - Christian EN64 Manistee, MI (
Sep01 00:26 Tr 96.7 CFZM-1 Toronto, ON, "The 80s at 8 on Zoomer Radio", 35 mi. New! - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 00:18 No records broken here, but I came close! 744 miles to Sargent, NE (My record is 770 to Cozad, NE)-- EN71 S. Michigan (
Sep01 00:10 Frank, this season for me has been GOOD. Over 100 new logs anyway, probably closer to 200. Can't sneeze at that! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Sep01 00:06 This season is officially rescued from FAIL, but otherwise it's hard to "grade" a season with something so extreme in it--Frank M. (
Sep01 00:03 Tr 90.9 WCVJ Jefferson, OH, TOH ID, 135 mi. Strong! - de Jon in FN03 (
Sep01 00:02 [23:35] I would have beat that in 2012 if I hadn't been so jaw-dropped and taken-off-guard by the Monterrey TV Tropo on May 26, I *KNOW* that I would have gotten 106.1 and 94.1 at least--Frank M. (
Sep01 00:00 He reached to the Orion IL antenna farm, which is 55 miles north of me--Frank M. (
Aug31 23:58 [23:16] Rather telling, is that nobody reported anything from my area (Quad Cities/EN25 closest). I was on the edge in a sweet spot, with NO local enhancement at all--Frank M. (
Aug31 23:35 my best FM tropo over land - 99.7 1090 mi Tr SC PORT ROYAL WHTK 03-06-1991 - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Aug31 23:25 Glad I could be here during the event and get Rick's locals too :). I broke some records (nothing over 450 miles) for both TV and FM - En25 (
Aug31 23:24 in a way they are easier to handle since c. 800-mi of that is across the stationless Gulf - de WA5IYX (
Aug31 23:22 my south Fla FM tropo events (>1000 mi) may happen every 10 years or so - de WA5IYX EL09ql STX (
Aug31 23:16 Last night into the wee hours of today was one of those remarkable sessions that only come along once every few years. I think I even wound up clearing out about half of Justin's locals!! -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Aug31 23:14 [23:02] Yep, CBQH 100.9 was definitely a record-breaker for me. Thanks again for the tip, Frank! :) -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Aug31 23:14 KSYZ, not C - En25 (
Aug31 23:10 Earlier this morning before we left, I got 107.7 KSYC Grand Island area, NE - EN25 (
Aug31 23:06 Seems like Tr is on its way out of here. Lack of DTs to choose from. I'm back from the Mn State Fair in St. Paul, saw live TV being made - En25 (
Aug31 23:02 Cool, Eric - I think a few people broke distance records this morning. I know that Rick in South Omaha did--Frank M. (
Aug31 23:01 [16:54] Christian, your Prayz Network is WTPN Westby WI. I didn't even know this station existed; I probably had it this morning--Frank M. (
Aug31 22:56 New distance record -- 719 miles to Salem, SD this morning! Bested my old log of Beatrice, NE by twelve miles. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Aug31 22:50 Nothing over 200 mi here. - de Jon in FN03 (
Aug31 22:45 Tr 95.5 WIFC Wausau, WISCONSIN RELOG @ 439 Miles!! Rock/Pop Mx IDs as "WIFC" de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 22:41 Tr 106.5 WYTE Marshfield, WI loud with ads 419 mi de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 22:38 Report on Radio Discussions - DXer in Escanaba, MI received 99.3 KHZY NE 715mi and a ton of other stations. (
Aug31 22:36 I need an SDR for AM DX - I would love to record an SDR recording at 4 or 5 in the morning, and watch the new logs pile up > Yakima CN96 (
Aug31 22:36 But, then, I would be busy until next April figuring out just what I got--Frank M. (
Aug31 22:35 As it is, I think there were something like 17 to 20 new FM's for me--Frank M. (
Aug31 22:34 I never did get around to setting up (buying, etc.) an ELAD unit in time. I would probably have 60 to 100 new from the opening--Frank M. (
Aug31 22:23 Nebraska was the last place to get any kind of real Public Radio infrastructure--Frank M. (
Aug31 22:23 [18:03] I remember what the non-comm band was like (where you are) before WOW-TV/WOWT's statewide "monopoly" on the Non-Comm band was busted--Frank M. (
Aug31 22:21 Tr 88.1 WHID Green Bay WISCONSIN RELOG @ 355 Miles WPR ID and Ideas 88.1 WHID Green Bay de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 22:16 Finally updated my logs: 12 new on FM from this weekend. Log total is now 1966. The slow march to 2000 continues... - Matt EN21 (
Aug31 22:13 Oh...analog DX'ing via Tropo, that is. Will still be needing to watch for deep Es from the southeast--Frank M. (
Aug31 22:12 I wonder if this opening was "my last hurrah" for analog TV-DX'ing? Is the end of the year still the drop-dead date?--Frank M. (
Aug31 21:52 Assuming that you checked KCGN already...--Frank M. (
Aug31 21:50 [16:17] Christian, check and see if KVCY Gregory SD has FoF on at that time! Format fits, at least--Frank M. (
Aug31 21:38 Tr 89.3 WPNE Green Bay, WISCONSIN RELOG @ 355 Miles. RDS and NPR IDS. STRONG!! de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 18:32 Tr 101.9 WDEZ Wausau, WISCONSIN RELOG @ 439 Miles Still STRONG with C/W Music and WDEZ IDS de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 18:13 Back to dead band conditions here. - de Jon in FN03 (
Aug31 18:08 I guess some of the cloud cover might be preventing the ducts from being disrupted by daytime heating - de WA5IYX (
Aug31 18:05 Tr 89.3 WSHN Munising, MICHIGAN RELOG Blasting in with RDS and K-LOVE IDs. de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 18:03 KMLV...ah, yes, I remember what the non-comm band was like before all the K-Love and Bott stations starting popping up like weeds -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Aug31 17:36 Tr 106.3 KPHR Ortonville, MN - Power 106.3 - previously on Es - 699 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 17:34 Rick, have to much WCRZ on 107.9. Got one of your locals last night 88,1 KMLV Ralston, NE 756 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 17:31 Tr 104.3 WVCN Baraga, MI talk on Islam 395 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 17:29 Jeff, I had the Wausau on 107.9 in here at 0402 ELT this morn. Betcha they're coming in for you right now -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Aug31 17:26 Tr 101.9 WDEZ Wausau, WI still there C&W 414 mi de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 17:25 Tr 91.1 KNOW Minneapolis, MN legal ID 585 mi de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 17:23 Still a few weak MN / WI stations. Hopefully will build up again later -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 17:18 It's been a great opening..Hope tonight and tomorrow morning is just as good!! de ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Aug31 17:16 Tr 106.3 KPHR Ortonville, MINNESOTA NEW STN @ 770 Miles! Rock Music Power 106 IDs "Power Request" for Foo Fighters. THANKS WRH for Tip de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 17:06 Tr 91.1 KNOW Minneapolis, MN legal ID 585 mi de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 17:03 That 101.5 is KCGN Ortonville, MN, right on the SD border. Steady the entire time - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 17:02 Seems to have backed off; mostly GRR in now. Have a few things to do anyway. de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Aug31 17:01 Tr 101.5 Praise FM ID - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:57 Tr 99.5 KSJN Minneapolis, MN still pounding in classical //stream 585 mi de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 16:57 Tr 92.9 Luke Bryan - Roller Coaster - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:54 Rob, I seem to be on the edge of it, as I am not getting a repeat (yet) of everything I enjoyed yesterday and early this morning -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Aug31 16:54 Tr 103.9 Prayz Network - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:50 Tr 98.9 WVCX with religious preaching - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:48 Tr 97.1 Cow 97 with ID - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:48 I wish I could be in on this huge Tropo but it skipping Cincinnati and I am hardly getting any tropo at all. Rob EM79 (
Aug31 16:46 Tr 95.3 Toby Keith (likely Willmar) mixing with the Clash (WXXZ) - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:42 Tr 93.7 93X again - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:40 Tr 92.3 KX92 with ID - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:36 Tr 92.3 with Rush - Working Man - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:34 Tr 97.1 WGLQ Escanaba, MI marine forecast 317 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 16:33 Tr 106.7 WJJY with ID - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:31 The country 105.1 is KARL Marshall, MN - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:31 Tr - WSSU-88.5 Superior, WI - Fading in and out with Classical, Webcast match. 950 watts! de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Aug31 16:26 Tr 88,5 KNCM Appleton, MN classical //stream, previous Es/Ms 723 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 16:25 Tr 105.1 with Trace Adkins. Likely KKCB - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:22 I'm unable to find a 101.5 in the Midwest that carries Focus on the Family at noon EDT/11 CDT - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:18 Tr 106.3 KPHR Ortonville, MN blasting in " Power 106.3" Ramones NEW and TNX WRH! de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 16:17 The 101.5 has Focus on the Family on - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:15 Tnx Bill -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 16:14 Yeah…he's pretty good at ignoring us 700 Miler Boys eh!! de ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Aug31 16:13 (Congrats, Jeff!) de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 16:12 Have to calling Jeff "Eight-Hundred" - he does not answer to anything else now :D de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 16:10 Tr 101.5 religious teaching program - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:09 Tr 91.3 either KNBJ Bemidji, MN or KNCM Appleton, MN MPR News -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 16:09 Tr 101.1 with Perfect Storm by Brad Paisley - Christian EN63 mobile (
Aug31 16:02 Tr 89.7 WHND Sister Bay, WISCONSIN RELOG NPR with RDS Classical Mx Blasting in!! de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 16:02 Tr 102.7 WRVM Suring, WI, "The Voice of the Master", 471 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Aug31 16:01 Good Day to Book off sick Jeff!! de ROB VA3SW EN92 (
Aug31 16:00 Tr 90.9 WHRM Wausau, WI in HD 414 mi -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 15:59 Left work early. Had 450 mi stuff on car radio on way home -de Jeff VA3NN (
Aug31 15:55 Tr 90.5 WPHN Gaylord, MI, "The Promise FM", 284 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Aug31 15:44 [15:37] GM Rick - As the kids say "Get Some!" de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 15:43 Tr 95.1 WIIL Union Grove, WI - ID "WIIL Rock" 221 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 15:41 Tr 107.7 WMQT Ishpeming, MICHIGAN RELOG @ 398 Miles IDs as "Q-107 WMQT" Rock Music. Local Wx. Ment. Iron River de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 15:37 Good morning all. I finally got to bed just before 4 a.m. CLT. Amazing 24 hours...22 new FMs and 15 new NWRs, mostly from Minny-SOOODA, don'tcha know! Ready for Round 2 today! :) -- Rick in South Omaha EN21af (
Aug31 15:36 Tr 95.1 WLST Marinette, WI, "Cat Country 95.1" & "Marinette Moose Lodge", 445 mi. New! - de Jon in FN03 (
Aug31 15:35 Tr 94.3 KKIN Aitkn, MN ID and classic country, also Twin City ads - NEW! 583 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 15:30 Tr 105.5 WGKL Gladstone, MICHIGAN RELOG @ 347 Miles Classic Rock ID as "KOOL 105.5". de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 15:19 Tr 92.3 WJPD Ishpeming, MICHIGAN RELOG @ 398 Miles C/W Music iD as "Big Country 92.3 WJPD". de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 15:19 Tr 106.9 KROC Rochester, MN "Today's Best Music" and ID - New! 458 miles de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 15:12 Tr 105.5 WGKL Gladstone, MI "Kool 105.5" 306 miles NEW! "Oldies" 70s/80s music heard de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 14:56 The strongest North Dakota stations for me are typically 91.9 and 88.7 Fargo. - Matt EN21 (
Aug31 14:53 Tr - KDNW 97.3 Duluth, MN - Barely audible with wx, ad, 'Positive and uplifting, Life 97.3' de Eric B, Carleton, MI (
Aug31 14:39 Tr 104.3 WVCN Baraga, MICHIGAN @ 441 Miles Still in with Religious Talk de Rob-VA3SW ON EN92 (
Aug31 14:32 Tr 106.5 WYTE Marshfield, WI - "Y106.5" and country mx de N8UUP Bill EN82 (
Aug31 14:32 Tr 100.9 WLUN Pinconning, MI, "ESPN 100.9 FM" & Midland ad, 248 mi - de Jon in FN03 (
Aug31 14:30 Try for Lisbon ND on 106.1??? (
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