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Author Topic: Radio True North, 6925 AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016  (Read 2710 times)

Offline BOR

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Radio True North, 6925 AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« on: April 16, 2016, 2007 UTC »
Radio True North on 6925 AM testing new antenna with good signal and audio on the west coast of B.C.
2017Z Still on the air playing a variety of old pop tunes and dance music. Up to S3 on peaks, excellent audio. Condx suck lately!!
2221Z Still coming in good...peaks to S5 now!!
« Last Edit: December 07, 2016, 1439 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »

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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2016, 2019 UTC »


Nothing hear on the east coast of New England
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2016, 2020 UTC »
Im on the left side!  I light up this side!  Put my Delta Loop back up so it will be interesting to see if it works better than the doublett....
« Last Edit: April 17, 2016, 0133 UTC by RadioTrueNorth »
Somewhere on the Left side....
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2016, 0053 UTC »
Recording them (audio, not DDC); fair to good here in SW Idaho; tuned in @0036 with positive ID @0039; SIO: 343-353 with signals S5-6; tuned in ECSS; signals peaking to S7 with excellent copy @0122.
« Last Edit: April 17, 2016, 0122 UTC by vhavrilko »

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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2016, 0057 UTC »
I've had a light carrier for the last 10 minutes or so and at 0057 UTC I'm hearing some threshold audio :)
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2016, 0117 UTC »
Weak carrier on 6925, no audio yet.
OK, now some very weak audio at 0123z.
« Last Edit: April 17, 2016, 0123 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #6 on: April 17, 2016, 0157 UTC »
Also catching bits of audio, mostly music popping up out of the noise at 0157 with a S6. Carrie showing up on the waterfall but that is about it. :-\

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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #7 on: April 17, 2016, 0216 UTC »
Just got home in time to catch an ID, and am hearing them with a solid signal here in southern Alberta at 0215.
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #8 on: April 17, 2016, 0230 UTC »
RTN about S5 in New Hampshire, tough copy with the static peaking at S8-S9

0226z I Can Read Your Mind
0227z ID and shouts
0228z Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy
0235z ID into Pete Townshend - Let My Love Open The Door
« Last Edit: April 17, 2016, 0242 UTC by DimBulb »
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #9 on: April 17, 2016, 0238 UTC »
Getting bits of music @ 0237, but too many static crashes from the midwest to enjoy it.
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #10 on: April 17, 2016, 0400 UTC »
Listening from Nashville, TN. Slightly tough copy. Great show though!
227 UTC: ID
228 UTC: I want Candy
235 UTC: Let My Move Open the Door
330 UTC: Walking after Midnight- Patsy Cline
350 UTC: ID and QSL Email
SINPO: 45133; S5
« Last Edit: April 17, 2016, 0404 UTC by RadRoadrunner »
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 0401 UTC April 17, 2016
« Reply #11 on: April 17, 2016, 0404 UTC »
6925 in am mode April the 17th noted with ID at 0401 with rough copy of the signal, lot'sa band noise made copy
some what difficult.....
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Re: Radio True North, 6925AM, 20:06 UTC April 16, 2016
« Reply #12 on: April 17, 2016, 0711 UTC »
First heard R. True North at 0035 ("I Love Rock N' Roll"); ID & email address at 0039.
0228 said he was "going live." Still on at my last check at 0324. Mostly fair.

Ron, listening at Asilomar State Beach (near Monterey), Calif.

 


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