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Online dxace1

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Radio Caroline International 5850 UNID....anyone?
« on: May 08, 2018, 1946 UTC »
Radio Caroline Intl  5850 with oldies rock at 1945 UTC...heard via Twente...and as others
note this is ID as Radio Caroline International...
« Last Edit: May 08, 2018, 2025 UTC by dxace1 »
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Re: 5850 UNID....anyone?
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2018, 1949 UTC »
1947 playing Steely Dan,
probably Radio 319,maybe relaying R. Caroline ?
1951 English DJ,more music

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Re: 5850 UNID....anyone?
« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2018, 1953 UTC »
1950 UTC Relay of Radio Caroline (old recording?) - signal strength in N England - S8 at peak with fair amount of fading -  SINPO 34333
« Last Edit: May 08, 2018, 2012 UTC by The Ether Hacker »
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Re: 5850 UNID....anyone?
« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2018, 1955 UTC »
I hear it in Italy. I have the frequency as 5849.99 KHz. SINPO 23333. What I thought was audio hum is some sort of multicarrier signal on top of their USB. Listening in LSB gets rid of that.

1953 UTC - Jazz-rock song.
1956 UTC - Radio Caroline ID.
« Last Edit: May 08, 2018, 1959 UTC by KaySeeks »
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Re: Radio Caroline International 5850 UNID....anyone?
« Reply #4 on: May 08, 2018, 2217 UTC »
Hi, I think I've recorded it, Edinburgh, around 2018 UTC, with severe fading, https://youtu.be/XPw-bK3R_WU