Category Archives: Mediumwave

Song Of India now taking requests

(Source: PCJ International) Coming soon from PCJ Radio International a new music program called Song Of India. This new program will feature classic Bollywood evergreens as well as music from Southeast Asia, Australia, England, United States and more. To make … Continue reading

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Happy 50th, Radio Caroline!

I wish my schedule and travel funds would have allowed me to attend Offshore Radio Day 2014, held in the Netherlands last week. Fortunately for those of us who couldn’t attend, Jonathan Marks posted an excellent set of photos and commentary … Continue reading

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The Professor reviews the Tecsun ICR-110 AM/FM radio recorder

The Professor, over at The Radio Kitchen, has just published an excellent review of the new Tecsun ICR-110: an AM/FM radio with built-in MP3 recorder and player. While the ICR-110 is a little quirky, those of you looking for an … Continue reading

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Bruce Conti’s map of Cuban mediumwave locations

Many thanks to David Goren for sharing a link to this excellent map of Cuba mediumwave locations. Check out the map along with Bruce Conti’s list of frequencies, transmitter data and more at his website: http://www.bamlog.com/cubalist.htm

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Mike gives the Sangean PR-D15 high marks on AM

SWLing Post reader (and my good friend) Mike Kitchen writes of his new Sangean PR-D15: Having had the Sangean PR-D15 radio for about 10 days, I’m developing a respect for it. With what I’ve learned in its use, there is … Continue reading

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Video: Tecsun PL-880 vs. PL-660 on a local AM station

In the following video, I have tuned both the Tecsun PL-880 and the PL-660 to a relatively local AM station (880 kHz). Note that I had the tone control switch set to “bass” on the PL-880 (it would have been better … Continue reading

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Arctic DXing: Norway style

In response to my post Tuesday about Arctic DXing in Finland, Per-Einar comments: “I would like to mention a similar listening site in Norway @70 degrees north [latitude]. Check Kongsfjord.no for logs for reports. I have observed the same effect DL4NO mentions. … Continue reading

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