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Author Topic: Radio WTFYWTCM 6940 + AM 0001 11-9-13  (Read 2696 times)
« on: November 09, 2013, 0003 UTC »

Music---decent signal, but lots of QRM 3-4 Khz up. S6 into GA

Tuned back in at 0029, seems to be up around 6942 now.S5-S6. Maybe a talk break?

6943.6 at 0041. I keep thinking I hear talk breaks, but can never hear it good enough. Fisherman QRM is bad at times.

6944.6 0050. Signal is much improved now into GA

6945+ 0056
off at 0057ish
« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0058 UTC by rdla4 » Logged
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« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2013, 0003 UTC »

Just signed on with "I Wanna Be Sedated" by The Ramones.
S7 signal.

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« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2013, 0008 UTC »

0008  S5-6 in Halifax, a bit noisy
0011 Piano solo
« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0011 UTC by halifaxtap » Logged

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« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2013, 0009 UTC »

S5 at 0007 With Ramones "Questioningly"
Frank Zappa Mozart piano
Op mentioning HFU audio low hard to understandtnd
"Green Chimmeys  by Thelonious Monk at 0018
"Add it Up " Violent Femmes at 0023
now on 6942 at 0032 with "Jacquard Causeway " Boards of Canada
ID  sounded like "Radio whatever you want to call me "
Off at 0058 After Pink Floyd "Mother'
« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0100 UTC by hsmith61 » Logged

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« Reply #4 on: November 09, 2013, 0011 UTC »

0007 Ramones tune, talking OM 0010 but audio real low, not understandable.
0013 Shazam says it is Mozart Piano Sonata in BB by Frank Zappa
0045 Showroom Dummies by Kraftwerk
« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0047 UTC by Chris Lobdell » Logged

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« Reply #5 on: November 09, 2013, 0012 UTC »

tough here
piano music 0012z

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« Reply #6 on: November 09, 2013, 0013 UTC »

23:11  piano music - classical / rock fusion  signal S7-8  (busy night on the pirate bands)
23:22 cool Jazz music!
« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0024 UTC by RCCI » Logged

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« Reply #7 on: November 09, 2013, 0014 UTC »

BIG signal into northern Canada, S-9+ on peaks. Heard Ramones "I wanna be sedated", then into another Ramones song, cut off audio after several seconds. OM talking about energy, then back into Ramones. Great to hear you! Killer signal. Please e-QSL if possible.

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« Reply #8 on: November 09, 2013, 0016 UTC »

Rough copy here, just even with the S3 noise level.

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« Reply #9 on: November 09, 2013, 0017 UTC »

S6 here, details same as others above.

central Kentucky
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« Reply #10 on: November 09, 2013, 0019 UTC »

6940 AM I believe I first saw this station come up on 6925 briefly.
up to S9 +20 here  - some kind of noise / hum on the carrier?
00:16 z Op talking saying high to HFU
00:27 z Gave ID (sort of) " Radio - Whatever the F--k You Want To Call Me (WTFYWTCM?)"
00:33 z Same ID again..
00:52 z  Closing tune - Pink Floyd  "Ya raised the hair on my neck and arms with this one -- Thanks - Whoever the F--k You Are!"
00:58 z Off Air

« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0100 UTC by Rockpicker » Logged

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« Reply #11 on: November 09, 2013, 0022 UTC »

0019Z 45433 S9+ Classical music
0021Z 43433 S9+ Jazz type music. Some QRN from peskies.
0028Z 35433 S9+ OM talking in a subdued voice. Gave ID, but couldn't make it out.
0028Z 35433 S9+ Violent Femmes "Add It Up"
0058Z Off

National NC-183D with Wellbrook ALA1530S+ loop
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« Reply #12 on: November 09, 2013, 0023 UTC »

Big signal here with jazz music. signal seems to be wandering up in frequency. Up to 6943 now.
Possible ID as Radio Whatever the F*ck You Want to Call It OR Me......   not sure but leaning towards me?Huh
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« Reply #13 on: November 09, 2013, 0026 UTC »

Hearing music @ 0024, but in the noise floor

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« Reply #14 on: November 09, 2013, 0040 UTC »

I'm calling it Radio Drifty, now up to 6943.5 and climbing.  S6 with Clint Eastwood sounding OM between songs.

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