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Re: Fwd: Re: Expanded band query...?
On 1 Mar 2001, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Believe me, I was _there_, being moved to a channel
> above 1500 was _not_ like winning the lottery! I did
> forget something when I wrote my summary of the
> extensions of the AM band: In 1936, the FCC established
> three so-called experimental high-fidelity channels
> 1530, 1550, and 1570. So by March 1941 and NARBA, there
> were _some_ radios that could tune past 1500, but not
My 1930s-vintage radio has numbers up to 160. Beyond that, it says
"police." I think there must have been more radios around that could tune
that high because many of them went up to 1700 for police calls.
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