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Search: Posts Made By: Finbar O'Connor
Forum: The Radio Room 14th March 2020, 20:03
Replies: 29
Views: 2,637
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Map and Western Ferries

Hello Duncs,

Ok on you being on relief duty on the ferries. Those transmitters you copied from Malin Head, still live on, by way of parts from the scrapped rigs. They were built like...
Forum: The Radio Room 13th March 2020, 22:06
Replies: 29
Views: 2,637
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Map of Radio stations and Western Isles Ferry

Hello Duncs,

Oh yes I certainly do remember working those ferries , from EJM, all those years ago. I can remember receiving TR's particularly, just before the vessels arrived at ...
Forum: The Radio Room 13th March 2020, 21:56
Replies: 29
Views: 2,637
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Map of Radio Stations

Hello David,

I will take some pictures of various pages of the I.T.U book and send them to you, just confirm your actual e-mail address, direct. The detail is so interesting. Small...
Forum: The Radio Room 9th March 2020, 22:49
Replies: 29
Views: 2,637
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Map of Coast Radio stations and areas

Hello Jim,

Thank you for confirming you have the book that I have and referred to. It is a great volume to take down from the shelf and use it to cast ones mind back to the glory days of, ...
Forum: The Radio Room 6th March 2020, 21:47
Replies: 29
Views: 2,637
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Map of Coast Radio Stations and areas

Hello Jim,

The book you need is one issued by the ITU. Mine is dated November 1975 10th edition MAP OF COAST STATIONS. This will be long out of print or of use these days as the vast...
Forum: The Radio Room 14th May 2019, 13:30
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recordings PJC

Greetings,

Here is a short recording of PJC, well known station from Curacao, in the Caribbean.

Enjoy.

Finbar EJM retired EI0CF
Forum: The Radio Room 3rd October 2018, 14:27
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recording Anglesey Radio GLV

Greetings,

Attached is a recording of Anglesey Radio GLV.

Very few recordings of this station, that I know of, from this
coast radio station, which closed on the 19th December 1986.
...
Forum: The Radio Room 23rd July 2018, 14:38
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recordings MV Tabor radio room

Hello Mike,

Thanks for you message which I received today. You have prompted me to search my picture library and found a shot of the radio room of the MV Tabor, which both of us sailed on as...
Forum: The Radio Room 16th April 2018, 15:37
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recording SSB signal across the Pond on 500 kHz

Greetings,

Perhaps some of you will be interested in my recording of WE2XGR6
on 510 kHz using SSB , I was transmitting on 501.3 kHz. You can hear Bob describe the problem he was having with...
Forum: The Radio Room 22nd January 2018, 19:51
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz recordings World Map of Coast Radio Stations

Hello Peter,

Glad you had a chance to check my A9M recordings, there are many more amongst my postings.

As far as I remember, I have the CD from Sylvester, but I will check and make...
Forum: The Radio Room 7th January 2018, 14:32
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
2182 kHz Valentia and Malin Head 2182 khz Nav Wngs 1677

Greetings and a Happy New Year,

Attached is a recording of, 2182 khz and 1677 khz. Starts with
Valentia Radio EJK, then Malin Head Radio EJM, then tuned down
to 1677 khz for the ...
Forum: The Radio Room 16th November 2017, 20:01
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz GBLR sending a TR to GLD

Greetings,

A short recording of GBLR sending his TR to LandsendRadio GLD
on the 31st December 1994.

Enjoy

Regards
Finbar EJM retired EI0CF
Forum: The Radio Room 10th October 2017, 14:26
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recording FFB working 7TGW 31st Dec 1994

Greetings,

Attached is a recording of FFB at speed, on 500 kHz, working
7TGW.

Interesting keying from FFB, a Vibroplex or electronic keyer ?
Not sure, to be honest.

Regards...
Forum: The Radio Room 2nd October 2017, 11:48
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recording WickRadio GKR TTT announcement

Greetings,

The recording attached is of WickRadio GKR on 500 kHz,
with an TTT announcement on the 29th March 1994.

Enjoy.

Finbar EJM retired EI0CF
Forum: The Radio Room 28th September 2017, 15:37
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recording PortpatrickRadio GPK sounding good

Greetings,

Attached is a recording of ZCAO sending a TR, QTO Dublin.

I suspect the guy on the key at Portpatrick Radio was the late
Graham Mercer ( SK). Lovely crisp morse, no messing...
Forum: The Radio Room 21st September 2017, 15:11
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 kHz Recording Antwerp Radio OSA on 500

Greetings,

Attached is a recording of Antwerp Radio OSA , on 500 kHz.

I have checked the list of recordings I have posted here and can not
see it. Sorry if this is a repeat.
...
Forum: The Radio Room 3rd September 2017, 14:43
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
5680 kHz Nimrod Rescue 12 works Malin Head Radio on HF

Greetings,

Attached recording from several years ago, before the RAF
Nimrods where broken up and destroyed, sadly.

Malin Head Radio has the full use of Short wave transmitter at both...
Forum: The Radio Room 31st July 2017, 21:02
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz SDJ Swedish Final transmission on 500 kHz

Greetings,

Attached is a recording of Stockholm Radio SDJ, sending their
final broadcast on 500 kHz.

No electronic keyer, just a straight key, nicely paced to reflect
the sad...
Forum: The Radio Room 13th June 2017, 13:52
Replies: 26
Views: 2,728
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Took a listen on 12 mhz right now and it ...

Took a listen on 12 mhz right now and it seems devoid of
signals.

Perhaps later on this evening.

Using a Perseus receiver SDR, the waterfall display is
terrific for seeing ...
Forum: The Radio Room 11th June 2017, 19:20
Replies: 26
Views: 2,728
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Hello Mike, Here is an update to my...

Hello Mike,

Here is an update to my logging of HLG on 12.935 mhz.

Just before 1800 utc, HLG broke off from the CQ and
went into VVV VVV de HLG HLG HLG TFC LIST

Then at ...
Forum: The Radio Room 11th June 2017, 18:56
Replies: 26
Views: 2,728
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
Hello Mike, I have just taken a tune ...

Hello Mike,

I have just taken a tune around those frequencies and hear
just one of them at present ..... 1753 utc......

CQ de HLG with a rather weak , fluttery signal. The...
Forum: The Radio Room 9th June 2017, 22:38
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz 6ZFU Emergency transmitter and Antenna board

Greetings,

Thanks for the contributions. Facinating comments and information.

Attached is another picture from the MV Anthony 2 6ZFU.
It shows the Emergency transmitter and and above...
Forum: The Radio Room 7th June 2017, 19:47
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz 6ZFU Standby receiver

Greetings,

Thanks to all for the information on my picture of the radio room
of the MV Anthony 2 callsign 6ZFU.

I have several pictures taken, of better quality, the one attached,...
Forum: The Radio Room 5th June 2017, 23:32
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Radio Room picture MV Anthony 2 callsign 6ZFU

Greetings,

Attached is a picture of me in the radio room of the general cargo
ship MV Anthony 2 , callsign 6zfu.

I would like to know what transmitter I am tuning up.

The main...
Forum: The Radio Room 5th June 2017, 22:54
Replies: 471
Views: 69,433
Posted By Finbar O'Connor
500 khz Recordings Remembering the good and bad times

Hello John,

Glad you found this section of Ships Nostalgia. Plenty of marine
radio recordings for you to delve into and hopefully enjoy.

I also remember strugging with an Oceanspan on ...
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