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Author Topic: 29.130 AM broadcast  (Read 630 times)

Offline Kevin G

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29.130 AM broadcast
« on: January 15, 2023, 2307 UTC »
Hi.. I have been hearing a broadcast on 29.130 mhz AM. I have heard spanish music. I have heard it during evenings around 2300UTC.. Not sure if pirate or what. Just curious.. I have checked other loggings but haven't seen any thing..I am in south central Wisconsin.
Thanks! Kevin
« Last Edit: January 15, 2023, 2314 UTC by Kevin G »

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Re: 29.130 FM broadcast
« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2023, 2311 UTC »
Well, I just found a report from November 2022 that it is Radio Havana Cuba.. Interesting!!  s-7 here right now.. Its a harmonic of 9710 khz, but AM..

« Last Edit: January 15, 2023, 2314 UTC by Kevin G »

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Re: 29.130 AM broadcast
« Reply #2 on: January 15, 2023, 2324 UTC »
I thought I had seen something about RHC having a harmonic around there, but I wasn’t sure. They are well know for poorly maintained equipment so it’s not surprising. Recently Radio Rebelde (also from Cuba) has been heard on its harmonic of 10080 kHz stronger than the fundamental (5025 kHz)!
« Last Edit: January 15, 2023, 2327 UTC by Shortwave_Listener »
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Re: 29.130 AM broadcast
« Reply #3 on: January 15, 2023, 2325 UTC »
Hi Kevin,

Welcome to the HFU. I'll move this post to SW Broadcast.
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« Last Edit: January 15, 2023, 2328 UTC by Zane »
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Re: 29.130 AM broadcast
« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2023, 0024 UTC »
Cuba got hammered by Hurricane Ian this past fall and is still rebuilding. They don't get parts for those old Eastern Bloc transmitters these day's, either. RHC is up the proverbial creek without a paddle. Will we ever hear "Mambo Number 5" blasting on 10 different frequencies at once, again?


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