Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Gary Wise (W4EEY), who writes:
YouTube recommended a video titled, “Short Wave”. Of course I had to watch.
It looks like it might be student film. It recounts the 1973 Military Coup in Chile with a ham radio operator reporting from Santiago.
Takes me back to my college days. Worth a look:
Several weeks ago, an SWLing Post reader (sorry–I’m missing your name in my notes!) sent me the following YouTube video. The video is essentially a review of the Pioneer RT-707 reel-to-reel tape deck. The reviewer is using a “mystery” tape of shortwave radio broadcasts in the deck.
You’ll recognize a number of broadcasters in his audio clips:
I’ve actually asked this YouTube reviewer if he would digitize the tape so that I could add it to the shortwave archive. I love lost and found recordings like this.
Remember Mr. Carlson’s excellent video of the Sony CRF-320 restoration? Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Ken McKenzie, who shares a link to the latest Mr. Carlson video–a Yaesu FT-1000MP repair: