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Author Topic: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018  (Read 1271 times)

Offline Helicaster

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Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« on: March 18, 2018, 0103 UTC »
0102 - Irish tune - good signal
0103 - whiskey In The Jar - The Dubliners s8
0105 - SSTV - "Irish whiskey makes me frisky "skippy radio"
0113 - SSTV
0116 - Dublin In rare Oul Times - Pat Woods s7 clear audio
0122 - SSTV " Happy st Patrick's day" s89
Thanks for the show
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0137 UTC by Helicaster »
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Re: UNID 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #1 on: March 18, 2018, 0106 UTC »
Good signal with a few lightning crashes.
"Back Home In Derry" The Dubliners
0104- "Whiskey In The Jar"
0105 - SSTV
0111 - "Grace" Shamrog
0113 - SSTV
0120 - "Galway Shawl" Brier
0127 - "Mountains Of Mourne" Pat Woods
0134 - SSTV and then off
Thanks for the show!  Happy St. Patricks Day







« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0137 UTC by refmo »
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Re: UNID 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #2 on: March 18, 2018, 0108 UTC »
S7 with fair audio here. Some fading.

Shamrog - Grace

I have some pretty broad banded QRM popping in there at times now.
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0134 UTC by PghScanner »
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Re: UNID 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2018, 0108 UTC »
 ;D Good signals at 0107 just heard Whiskey in Jar
A little interference from a flatulence station
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0113 UTC by digitalmod »
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Re: UNID 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #4 on: March 18, 2018, 0108 UTC »
0107 Skippy Radio, SSTV. 57 with Irish Music.
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0111 UTC by SevenTrees' »
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #5 on: March 18, 2018, 0110 UTC »
Tuned in at 0109utc, fair sig with light static, Irish tunes both fast and slow, R2000 & dipole.
Some utility interference. Four SSTV/FAX, one G rated, one PG13 rated and two NC17 rated.   
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0145 UTC by William Hassig »
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #6 on: March 18, 2018, 0112 UTC »
Got it best at 6949.98 USB. Good signal here.

0059 "Back Home In Derry" John Close
0102 "Whiskey In The Jar" The Dubliners
0105 SSTV


0107 "Johnson's Motor Car" The Dubliners
0109 shazam not helping me with this one
       0112 taking some direct hits from OTHR
0113 SSTV


0115 "Dublin In The Rare Oul Times" Pat Woods
0119 "Galway Shawl" Brier
0122 SSTV


0124 "Mountains of Mourne" Pat Woods
0128 "Carrickfergus" Jim McCann
0132 SSTV


0134 OFF

Thanks for the St. Paddy's Day show!  ;D
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0136 UTC by MDK2 »
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #7 on: March 18, 2018, 0112 UTC »
Hearing Irish tunes at 01:12UTC male singer at the moment signal level is 10 over 9 tonight!!
SSTV now at 01:13UTC
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #8 on: March 18, 2018, 0117 UTC »
0118 Receiving about a S6 with a lot of QRM and static crashes from storms passing through.
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0139 UTC by hermitva »
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #9 on: March 18, 2018, 0118 UTC »
S9+ signal
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #10 on: March 18, 2018, 0126 UTC »
S7

0122 Irish tune, SSTV.
0125 More Irish music.
0132 SSTV

Thanks Skippy
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0135 UTC by flexoman61 »
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #11 on: March 18, 2018, 0126 UTC »
Liking the songs.
« Last Edit: March 18, 2018, 0136 UTC by myteaquinn »
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #12 on: March 18, 2018, 0138 UTC »
119  Irish songs  S3
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #13 on: March 18, 2018, 0147 UTC »
Skippy Radio, 6950 USB, 0059, 3.18.18.  Series of Irish songs with SSTV between every 2.  First SSTV posted here.

S8 here.  Great signal.
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Re: Skippy Radio 6950 USB 0102 UTC 18 March 2018
« Reply #14 on: March 18, 2018, 0150 UTC »
Here's more SSTV from Skippy.
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