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Author Topic: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023  (Read 563 times)

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BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« on: July 08, 2023, 0056 UTC »
BallSmacker Radio 6960.0 kHz AM 00:56 UTC 08 JUL 2023

00:54 UTC - Some Peskies on USB;
00:56 UTC - Carrier is up; nice strong and quiet carrier at S8 ~ S9+; best I have heard BallSmacker sound for the past little while;
00:58 UTC - Interval signal;
01:00 UTC - Broadcast begins.

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« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0100 UTC by ~SIGINT~ »

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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2023, 0058 UTC »
SINPO=33333 (a little bit of pesky QRM under the signal, but nice, strong and clear tonight, with just a little flutter/fading here).

058- Wildfire IS, repeating.
100- YL recorded ID with bowling pin sound effect, over first tune.
100- "Everybody Hurts" by REM.
105- "Pain In My Heart" by Otis Redding.
« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0105 UTC by Molvania Poacher »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2023, 0104 UTC »
0104 UTC
S 9+10
music


« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0249 UTC by N2MLP »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2023, 0107 UTC »
0101 utc Sio333 Little  noise
Everybody hurts
0105 utc pain in my heart
0108 utc love hurts
0111 utc haven't got time for the pain
0115 utc burnin for you
0120 utc hurt so bad
0123 utc back stabber
0127 utc king of pain
0131 utc cuts like a knife
0136 utc suicide is painless


0139 utc tonight I'm yours   don't hurt me
Thans for show!!
0147 utc doctor my eyes
0150 utc do you really want to hurt me
« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0152 UTC by dxwingr »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2023, 0110 UTC »
0109 - Signal into NYC is S5 with a lot of QRM

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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2023, 0111 UTC »
0110: S9 signal at tune in with some noise. Song Love Hurts.
0111: Haven't Got Time for the Pain
0115: Burnin' for You
0119: Hurt So Bad
0123: Back Stabbers
0127: King of Pain
0131: Cuts Like a Knife
0136: Suicide Is Painless
0139: Tonight I'm Yours (Don't Hurt Me)



Thank you for the broadcast.
« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0248 UTC by myteaquinn »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2023, 0113 UTC »
Tuned in at 0111 utc on Brookfield WI sdr with noisy S9 signal, song "I haven't got time for the pain", at 0136 the theme song from "MASH", various songs having to do with pain and loss, By 0200 signal improved to as much as S9+20, thanks for the tunes. 
« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0203 UTC by William Hassig »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2023, 0114 UTC »
I have with a fair signal and Ann Murray singing.  Thanks for the show.
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #8 on: July 08, 2023, 0116 UTC »
0114 UTC SIO 433, S5 with lots of QRN into my SDR direct
0114 YL ID Ballsmacker Radio
0115 Burnin' For You by Blue Oyster Cult
0119 Hurt So Bad by Linda Ronstadt
Thanks for the program.


« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0121 UTC by Sky Waves »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #9 on: July 08, 2023, 0145 UTC »
S7 carrier, small modulation @ 0135 tune-in
Offset=6959.994

Just making out "Dr., My Eyes" Jackson Browne @ 0147
"Do You Really Want To Hurt Me" Culture Club @ 0150
"Hurt" Johnny Cash @ 0200


S7 SIO=111 so far.

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« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0201 UTC by Grumpy Grandpa »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #10 on: July 08, 2023, 0229 UTC »
0228 Nice signal here at 0228 ..... thanks for the tunes Ballsmacker!  S9+
0246 SSTV of YL with bowling ball.
0248 Wildfire IS (intstrumental)
0249 OC
0252 off

« Last Edit: July 08, 2023, 0252 UTC by clobdell »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0056 UTC 08 JUL 2023
« Reply #11 on: July 08, 2023, 0232 UTC »
Excellent signal. I tuned in during the Police "King of Pain." Reminded me of seeing its video on Friday Night Videos 40 years ago
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