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Author Topic: WEDG 1620 AM 1530 UTC 14 May 2019  (Read 2734 times)

Offline ChrisSmolinski

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WEDG 1620 AM 1530 UTC 14 May 2019
« on: May 14, 2019, 1733 UTC »
I am in the process of getting my Crossed Parallel Loop back up and running again. So I decided to check out 1620 for my semi local pirate. Sure enough I was hearing music, fairly weak at first, but slowly getting better.

1729 Sinatra tune.
1732 ID! and then into "Mac The Knife"
1802 Wings "Just Another Day"
« Last Edit: May 14, 2019, 1805 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: WEDG 1620 AM 1530 UTC 14 May 2019
« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2019, 2249 UTC »
Can anyone hear the 1620kHz AM TIS station in Xenia, OH for Hamvention?   https://hamvention.org/    Right on the Home Page it has, "
Tune in to 1620 AM for Hamvention info".
I was asked, yet another weird question, of how I would like to be buried, when I finally bite the big one. The answer was actually pretty easy. Face-down, like a certain historical figure in the late 1980's, (I will not mention who, but some of you will get it, and that's enough.) Why??? It would be a burial that will satisfy everyone: (1) My enemies will say that it will show me where to go. (2) On the same point, I can have my enemies kiss my butt. (3) It will temporarily give someone a place to park a bicycle. See??? A WIN / WIN for everyone.

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Re: WEDG 1620 AM 1530 UTC 14 May 2019
« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2019, 1916 UTC »
Heard again 15 May 2019 from about 1600 UTC on. About an SIO 222 at 1915 UTC playing mostly 70s music. I do not think I have heard any IDs today.
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Re: WEDG 1620 AM 1530 UTC 14 May 2019
« Reply #3 on: May 17, 2019, 1512 UTC »
17 May 2019: 1510 UTC, WEDG pirate again. i noticed this station likes to play a lot of Paul McCartney. The usual SIO 222 signal.
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Re: WEDG 1620 AM 1530 UTC 14 May 2019
« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2019, 1637 UTC »
Haven't checked for them lately, so I tuned in today, 21 May 2019 at 1635 UTC. I cannot recognize the song, but sounds like 50s Rat Pack / Crooner music. The usual SIO 222 signal.
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