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Author Topic: NAPRS rebroadcast of WSKY Radio (1992) 6935 AM 0501 11 June 2023  (Read 276 times)

Offline clobdell

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0501 Little Woman - Bobby Sherman S8 with some fades
0504 Talk by a couple of people .... in studio ....
0508 Send Me A Postcard by The Shocking Blue (the songs that fell between the cracks)
0511 This Diamond Ring - Gary Lewis & The Playboys
0514 Fading in recording, off air.
0515 Mailbag mentions of Andy Yoder .....
0530 Turn, Turn, Turn. - The Byrds   (het on freq)
0535 off after NAPRS ID ...
« Last Edit: June 11, 2023, 0537 UTC by clobdell »
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Re: WSKY via NAPRS 6935 AM 0501 11 June 2023
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2023, 0508 UTC »
S9+20 with the K3FEF KiwiSDR. Just a carrier direct.

0508 UTC-Whisky Radio WSKY ID
0508 UTC-Send Me A Postcard by The Shocking Blue
0511 UTC-ID
0511 UTC-This Diamond Ring by Gary Lewis & The Playboys
0513 UTC-Mailbag program, OM and YL reading letters
0528 UTC-Giving the Wellsville address for QSLs
0529 UTC-Spoof ad?
0530 UTC-Turn! Turn! Turn! by The Byrds
0534 UTC-OM chatting
0535 UTC-This is the NAPRS signing off, that was WSKY Radio from February 29 1992
0535 UTC-OFF
« Last Edit: June 11, 2023, 0535 UTC by Shortwave_Listener »
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Re:WSKY 6935 AM 0501 11 June 2023
« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2023, 0510 UTC »
0510 UTC S9 +5 In the noise decent copy. ID on Music? LOL?
0511 UTC B52 Comments by Op
0534 UTC Hi Freq whistle  killing ya.. OK Back WSKY ID
0535 OTA Nice show thx
« Last Edit: June 11, 2023, 0537 UTC by TheHappyWanker »
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Re: UNID 6935 AM 0501 11 June 2023
« Reply #3 on: June 11, 2023, 0525 UTC »
Barely getting carrier, tiny amt of modulation @ 0525
moderate QRN here.
I'd probably be getting a decent read w/o lightning.
Carrier drop @ 0535

Hate that I missed this! Those were the days...

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« Last Edit: June 11, 2023, 0544 UTC by Grumpy Grandpa »
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