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PostPosted by hadok » Mon May 09, 2016 4:59 pm

I have a passion that is radio and decoding satellite images of weather, Noaa19, Noaa18, Noaa15 and Meteor M2
I SWL code: F-60222 has several affiliated club numerique.Voici decoding the address of my site :s_howdy
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Re: Radio

PostPosted by CharlieFarlie » Mon May 09, 2016 5:03 pm

Tout à fait un passe-temps inhabituel pour le moins , .. Definately une première sur ce forum !

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Quite an unusual hobby to say the least,.. Definately a first on this forum !

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Re: Radio

PostPosted by Captain Slow » Thu Aug 25, 2016 11:26 am

Radio Hamster myself. I've done some NOAA decoding over the years, but there aren't many working sats left and when they die its the new digi birds with are an expensive pain to decode.

Indo a lot of HF fax work, particularly Wefax from around the World.
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Re: Radio

PostPosted by sich1 » Thu Aug 25, 2016 12:07 pm

hi hadok and captian slow

nice to meet a fellow hamster and listener

was into wx sat when sich1 / noaa12 and met3-5 where around. used an AOR5000 and qfh and got good results.

still got the antenna and radio, just not used anymore. i have got a few wav files of the old sats
if you fancy a challenge with them?? let me know via pm.


p.s and hello charlie
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Re: Radio

PostPosted by Uncle bob » Thu Aug 25, 2016 2:38 pm

Seems a popular hobby :s_thumbsup as close as I ever got to this was a CB radio in the 80's ......less said the better then :s_wink
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Re: Radio

PostPosted by Hoovie » Thu Aug 25, 2016 4:05 pm

Uncle bob wrote:Seems a popular hobby :s_thumbsup as close as I ever got to this was a CB radio in the 80's ......less said the better then :s_wink

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Re: Radio

PostPosted by uncle_p » Thu Aug 25, 2016 4:26 pm

I've still got my CB radio, sometimes I plug it in just for fun. Mainly tractors using CB these days in sunny south Cheshire..
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Re: Radio

PostPosted by LDB415 » Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:32 pm

I do a bit of VHF/UHF now and then. I got my favorite uncle's call sign after he was SK. 73, W5DAJ.
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