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Forum: The Radio Room Today, 06:17
Replies: 20
Views: 705
Posted By R651400
Philips (Eindhoven) apparently had the patent on...

Philips (Eindhoven) apparently had the patent on RF transmitting pentodes and to get round this British scientists developed the beam tetrod that became the ubiquitous 807 for RF power and KT66 for...
Forum: The Radio Room 21st October 2019, 19:52
Replies: 20
Views: 705
Posted By R651400
#17...

#17 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=17) ... SB186 info from an old text book and 4069A pic from Fleabay amazingly still available today..
Wouldn't like to...
Forum: The Radio Room 21st October 2019, 15:56
Replies: 20
Views: 705
Posted By R651400
#8...

#8 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=8) .. Siemens SB186 shortwave transmitter PA valve (RF pentode) 4069A.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 19th October 2019, 12:09
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
Another sound poster whose user-name escapes me...

Another sound poster whose user-name escapes me but think signed Malcolm had a penchant for Northumbrian pipes/folk music and think his sister sang in a Northumberland folk group.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 12th October 2019, 06:35
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
He certainly was entertaining and never called a...

He certainly was entertaining and never called a spade a shovel. On that score another was NZ poster Alex Salmond..
The halcyon days of SN..
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 10th October 2019, 07:38
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
Then perhaps Mr Smyth #87...

Then perhaps Mr Smyth #87 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=87) would care to explain his "working with Davies from 2006 until his passing in January 2013" when...
Forum: The Radio Room 9th October 2019, 05:57
Replies: 10
Views: 902
Posted By R651400
mv Weybank Chapter 1 and 3?

mv Weybank Chapter 1 and 3?
Forum: The Radio Room 9th October 2019, 05:06
Replies: 37
Views: 2,271
Posted By R651400
Sailed with both Bellini Tosi and rotating loop...

Sailed with both Bellini Tosi and rotating loop DF aerials.
The latter with a Greek 2nd mate never confident with his sextant asked me when well off the Brazilian coast to confirm his noon sighting...
Forum: The Radio Room 9th October 2019, 04:28
Replies: 10
Views: 902
Posted By R651400
Vision not so dusty T2 can you pinpoint the two...

Vision not so dusty T2 can you pinpoint the two mentioned above?
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 8th October 2019, 10:16
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
Apols for not responding earlier to above which...

Apols for not responding earlier to above which if was the case and seems to be with others then I can only concur there is something amiss with internal SN comms.
In my case when "locked out" the...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 7th October 2019, 08:20
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
#108...

#108 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=108) ..There are members past and present including myself who would disagree..
It was my intention to let sleeping dogs ...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 6th October 2019, 13:48
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
Not sure what both "locked out" situations...

Not sure what both "locked out" situations actually refer to but irrespective of whether you're a fully registered member or just a visitor there's always a Contact Us link on the SN "front page."...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 5th October 2019, 09:27
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
Even something as small as an atom.. Keep ticking...

Even something as small as an atom.. Keep ticking over if nothing else.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 5th October 2019, 08:34
Replies: 206
Views: 18,985
Posted By R651400
#77...

#77 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=77) ML I was under the impression Omega Seamaster's never wear out..
Keep posting!
Forum: Computers and The Internet 5th October 2019, 05:57
Replies: 24
Views: 1,972
Posted By R651400
Any Pirate Bay user well knows your "Norwegian...

Any Pirate Bay user well knows your "Norwegian style" scam taking over your pc laptop etc with a warning and phone number to call and release you after paying a fine..
Solution.. Ctr-Alt-Del and...
Forum: The Radio Room 3rd October 2019, 08:45
Replies: 14
Views: 1,073
Posted By R651400
Mni tks...

Mni tks...
Forum: The Radio Room 3rd October 2019, 07:34
Replies: 14
Views: 1,073
Posted By R651400
See there are two fb RO groups.. Can you post a...

See there are two fb RO groups.. Can you post a URL link pse?
Forum: The Radio Room 3rd October 2019, 07:25
Replies: 41
Views: 2,762
Posted By R651400
Second the waxing lyrical of the wondrously...

Second the waxing lyrical of the wondrously equipped Greek/FoC flagged radio rooms..
See here...
Forum: The Radio Room 2nd October 2019, 07:55
Replies: 10
Views: 902
Posted By R651400
Mandalay

Am not sure if this has been on SN previously.
A site of interest to R/Os Bank Liners Common Bros seafarers and marine artists etc

See here (http://junglecat.de/index.html)
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 16th September 2019, 16:03
Replies: 1
Views: 793
Posted By R651400
See also Blue Funnel Line for Old Timers on...

See also Blue Funnel Line for Old Timers on Facebook where I think you may have a better chance... Good luck.
Forum: The Radio Room 15th September 2019, 07:14
Replies: 125
Views: 15,937
Posted By R651400
When with Niarchos was on time charter to...

When with Niarchos was on time charter to Brazil's Frota Nacional de Petroleiros who had there own station in Rio de Janeiro (PPR).
Not a coast station but would like to give it a mention here.....
Forum: The Radio Room 14th September 2019, 06:52
Replies: 29
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Views: 1,541
Posted By R651400
The thread here...

The thread here (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/showthread.php?t=17132&highlight=coast+station+call+sign) is worth a look at for that elusive coast station call-sign or adding to if not there....
Forum: The Radio Room 11th September 2019, 03:27
Replies: 29
Ctv
Views: 1,541
Posted By R651400
Think Monsanto/CTV has had as big an airing as...

Think Monsanto/CTV has had as big an airing as any coast station on the SN Radio Room forum and my recollection of copying his wx forecast in the 50's the word wasn't "breezes" but "zephyrs."
Forum: The Radio Room 17th August 2019, 15:46
Replies: 37
Views: 2,764
Posted By R651400
Neither have I sailed with such an arrangement...

Neither have I sailed with such an arrangement but interesting on immediate post WW2 Marconi line-up Oceanspan Mk1 tx CR300 rx and Auto Alarm type M the Oceanspan main and emergency aerial were...
Forum: The Radio Room 12th August 2019, 06:55
Replies: 37
Views: 2,764
Posted By R651400
The only time I came across 448 as a MF working...

The only time I came across 448 as a MF working frequency was on a WW2 US built US liberty and later two post WW2 US built Niarchos tankers which makes me think it could have originally been a...
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