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Fla dx king Sarasoia

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Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by fairbankshockeypuck » Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:09 am

Radio peeps..love to AM DX..here on FLA west coast...650 WSM Nashville..700 WLW Cincinnati...750 WSB Atlanta...760 WJR Detroit not real good...780 WBBM Chicago...840 WHAS Louisville Ky...biggest strongest catch...almost like a local most of time 600 miles away WBT 1110 Charlotte North Carolina...1530 ESPN Cincinnati....BIGGEST....1190 WOWO Fort Wayne Indiana...lots of Cuban..mexican stations too to no surprise....



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by k8jd » Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:44 pm

I believe
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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by k8jd » Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:45 pm

I believe there is a Tampa area station that is on 760 with substantial power in the daytime, and less power at night with a directional notch to the north but it still causes considerable QRM to WJR at night when listener is in FL ! !!



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by k8jd » Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:48 pm

Yes, WLCC 760, Brandon, FL ...10 kW day 5 tower DA/ 1kW night 4 tower DA



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by k8jd » Mon Sep 09, 2019 5:10 pm

I did some FM Dxing when I was in the FL Keys at Layton, few years ago. Heard miami stations every day. It was over 110 miles to the towers, one example was WXDJ , the antenna was up over 980 ft. AAT.
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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by fairbankshockeypuck » Mon Sep 09, 2019 10:13 pm

Using sangean ats405



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by fairbankshockeypuck » Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:21 am

Add 880 WCBS New York...1030 WBZ Boston..1090 KAAY Little Rock Arkansas...1120 KMOX St Louis...



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by fairbankshockeypuck » Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:57 pm

Also 1500 WFED Washington D.C. and 1510 WLAC Nashville.



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by kc8yqq » Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:16 am

You should be able to get KTRH 740 out of Houston, TX. I used to pull them in when visiting my wife's parents in Fort Myers Beach.



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by fairbankshockeypuck » Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:35 am

Think I am getting 740 the game from Orlando..got 550 WDUN Gainesville GA...570 WTBN religious Tampa...1670 WMGE Macon, GA...



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by fairbankshockeypuck » Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:53 pm

Add ZNS-1 am1540 Nassau..Bahamas



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by k8jd » Mon Oct 07, 2019 3:16 pm

I can hear ZNS in Nassau sometimes, right here in MI ! I can use my big SupreRadio portable with the big internal loopstick to null out KXEL in Iowa and can hear it thru the noise !



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Re: Fla dx king Sarasoia

Post by Turkeytop » Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:11 pm

I'm in the Tampa Bay area right now. I've heard all of those listed in the first post. I'll take some time scanning around on my Sangean ATS 909, but not tonight. There is lightning tonight.


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