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Author Topic: Radio Pirana 6930 AM 2325 UTC 28 Mar 2017  (Read 2701 times)

Offline ChrisSmolinski

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Radio Pirana 6930 AM 2325 UTC 28 Mar 2017
« on: March 28, 2017, 2326 UTC »
Presumably Radio Pirana on again, SIO 211 to 222. Hoping for some nice peaks again overnight.
Yes, confirmed by the operator, I noticed the carrier going off and on at exactly the time he had some problems.
This is a good station to sit on for a while, eventually you might get a nice peak.
« Last Edit: March 29, 2017, 0010 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: Radio Pirana 6930 AM 2325 UTC 28 Mar 2017
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2017, 2345 UTC »
I am hearing weak music and  some talk. If it weren't for the static crashes, I could actually copy some of this.

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Re: Radio Pirana 6930 AM 2325 UTC 28 Mar 2017
« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2017, 2356 UTC »
At 2352utc just barely heard a carrier when bfo turned on. Panasonic RF-4900.
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Re: Radio Pirana 6930 AM 2325 UTC 28 Mar 2017
« Reply #3 on: March 29, 2017, 0015 UTC »
0014- very faint signal with tiny bits of audio heard listening in USB
0125- still monitoring the frequency and hearing occasional bits of faint audio but mostly just a weak carrier
« Last Edit: March 29, 2017, 0126 UTC by JoeFLIPS »

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Re: Radio Pirana 6930 AM 2325 UTC 28 Mar 2017
« Reply #4 on: March 29, 2017, 0025 UTC »
Carrier a bit above the noise floor, but no audio heard from 0015-0025 UTC. Will continue to keep the ears open on this one!  :)
Plenty of T-storm static crashes from off the VA & NC coast, as well as a good size blaster out KS, OK & TX way is making things difficult!
0100 UTC Not a trace of audio to be heard above all this snap, crackle, and pop  :(
« Last Edit: March 29, 2017, 0105 UTC by Skipmuck »
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Re: Radio Pirana 6930 AM 2325 UTC 28 Mar 2017
« Reply #5 on: March 29, 2017, 0617 UTC »
already March 29th here...
05.50 UTC What about love song
05.53 UTC clear station ID Radio Pirana, website address and e-mail
05.54 UTC Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
05.59 UTC Michael Jackson - Thriller
06.03 UTC Male announcer, Radio Pirana, music
06.08 UTC Latin American local folk song  by male singers
06.12 UTC announcer, CW tones, IDs by OM 
 
fairly well heard tonight via CE3WAQ, Santiago de Chile OpenWebRX http://200.120.37.193:8080/
also noticed clear carriers on 3 New Zealand (!) and Brazilian webreceiver PY2GN Pardinho at the same time!
Nothing in Germany tonight :-(
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