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Messages - moof

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General Radio Discussion / Re: YHWH - 1/25 update
« on: January 20, 2023, 1755 UTC »
Google marty keith elliott facebook.  Be sure to click Genesis of Station YHWH to see his cool bus/house/station/frankensetup.  He reminds me of the paper crown burger king guy meme.

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Amateur Radio / Re: Project IC-R71A
« on: December 15, 2022, 2333 UTC »
Oh and listening to the Sterling Mystery Theater late weekend nights secretly on a tiny silver AM transistor radio in bed in first or second grade?  Living the high life as long as you were not 9v battery deprived.  Which we were 2/3 of the time.

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Amateur Radio / Re: Project IC-R71A
« on: December 15, 2022, 2320 UTC »
Falls City? BLLLRRRRg.  Get the real Sterling or Mickeys.  My granny worked for Sterling.  Now all you can see on the innernet is urban spelunking of the old building.  Probably no longer there.  I remember it vaguely growing up.

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Great signal on the portable.  All i have at the moment and cant tune fm there.
Better now 6924.97 usb. NPR rocket stuff. Not so untunable donald ducky.
God i love power outages when not 90 degrees.
What? Didnt catch that. Lmm opponent? Could be slowly driftng down. 6924.92u best at 0046.
Still NPR election stuff. Best now on the 880 at 6924.88u at 0057.
Clear alabama public radio part of npr at 0101.
North Idaho war with religious freaks 0110.
Alabama public radio id 0117.
0205 radiolab pizza about 6924.82 now

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The RF Workbench / Re: Beyond 45/48m
« on: June 05, 2022, 2359 UTC »
What's this thing run on?  Power-wise.  Ya know like a car battrey?  Does it require an oscilloscope to tune coz I don't have one.  LOL.  Is it just a board with stuff soddered on?  So I need to put it inside a proper radio?
Sorry to seem thick, I just see tiny surface mounted things, bondage wiring, and a capacitor big as....well.  Does it go inside a radio you sell?  I don't know what to make of the pictures.  Christal?

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Yeah best fidelity and strongest ever for USB
who dat?  Hmm Radio 48 ID 2104 est

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Equipment / Re: 'CB' amplifier for HF
« on: February 16, 2022, 2059 UTC »
I couldn't tell you about Texas Star, but I have had zero problems with old linears on 10-40's meters with stuff like Pride, Grey, even a generic looking 100 watt HME box.  I believe the old ones generally worked 3-30 mhz.  Now I DID have problems with my only expensive purchase, the RM Italy about 10 years ago.  It was I believe a 150, fan or two on top, knob band selector on the left, billed as 1.8-30mhz.  Absolute P. O. S.  Tested on the bench with a Cobra stock CB.  Worked ok, but not real impressed with output.  Mobile I could not get it to work >90% of the time.  I tried everything 1-10 watt input, connections, 10m, 40m.  No reason why it decided to work once for a minute then not.  Other amps worked just fine.  Luckily got my $ back.
So gitcha an old cheaper one.  Only issues I have had with them is fuse getting sizzly from age and poor connection.  So chop off and add new wire with fuse.  I have also never had to replace a cap in any of the 4 I have which is amazing.  If you 'chaw' minutes+ straight at a time, put a fan on top.

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Guessing Ukranian guy.  Plays Metallica, Rammstein, etc.  Frequent images in the waterfall.  He has quite the signal and has been on the last few evenings so probably again tonight.
Vice picked it up
https://www.vice.com/en/article/y3vbjj/pirates-spammed-an-infamous-soviet-short-wave-radio-station-with-memes-uvb-76

I'd stick an image or two here but I don't use photo junk online.  Be prepared for mangled English spelling and penises.

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Sweet! Very interesting article.

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The RF Workbench / Tried a 270-030 replacement
« on: May 29, 2020, 1931 UTC »
2 mH 5A choke from Mouser.  Did it work? Yes, but a bit overdriven even at lower volume.  RA told me never found a replacement that sounded as good as the original Shack part and I believe him.  $5 for this experiment bypassing a choke in a working clone into a dummy load of course.
If you want to see exactly what I tried, part # 80-SC-05-20J
https://www.mouser.com/ProductDetail/KEMET/SC-05-20J?qs=%2Fha2pyFaduiM5%2FZw09rRvNezte5RnLa%2FRhWhrxF2v5iAMKT4dGsPQA%3D%3D

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Equipment / Re: SW/MW radio recommendation?
« on: January 11, 2020, 1827 UTC »
Had all but one of these.  Definitely Tecsun 600 to 880.  Ported out to large speakers is awesome.

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Huh? / Re: GAME: [A-Z] 8 Letter Words
« on: November 25, 2019, 2254 UTC »
Juggalos

K:

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Bacon, BBQ, Beef, And More / Re: Dry brined rotisserie chicken
« on: October 20, 2019, 2306 UTC »
DAMN prolapsed chicken snuff pron

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Bacon, BBQ, Beef, And More / Re: Reverse sear ribeye steak
« on: October 12, 2019, 0002 UTC »
EEEwwwww, Frank's and Tabasco?  Vinegar ick low potency.  If you need to go mainstream, at least try El Yucateco red.  Hotter and not vinegary. Two bucks at the Walworld.  I have since become self actualized and make my own habanero sauce about every other weekend.  Trinidad scorpion peppers getting grown out back next spring to see how they are.

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Huh? / Re: Kim Shattuck, Punk Musician Who Led the Muffs, Dies at 56
« on: October 04, 2019, 0001 UTC »
It fuckin killed me reading about it on punknews.org this morning. She was so nice.  We exchanged some emails in the later 90s. She had an early macbook. Set me up with a fakebook for guitar of the first three albums.  Handwritten, verse/chorus/bridge shit with chords written above the lyrics.  Try to get that shit nowadays emailing your songwriting guitar idol.  Fuck I am so bummed out and drinking.   Nobody else writes perfect three minute 3-4 chord punk melodic shit like Kim did. I had no idea she had ALS.  She just released the Coolies EP and another Muffs CD of old recordings will drop 10/20.  Shit.

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