Pirates on AM in Boston?
Tue Jun 25 12:33:48 EDT 2013
720 is in Dorchester and comes in here in Beverly on occasion. There are
some around Lynn at 1690, etc.
The following site lists some of the pirates including the 720 ("Dorchester
- Haitian/Caribbean; religion.") Usually I can find this page by typing
"Boston low power radio" into a search engine.
On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 10:38 AM, Jeff Lehmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>wrote:
> Almost all of the AM pirate antennas I've seen have been the type used by
> most TIS stations. They have a dull yellow mast at the bottom, then a white
> section with a whip above that.
> And one of those I mentioned was a typo, it's 1620 not 1520.
> Jeff Lehmann
> Hanson, MA
> On Jun 25, 2013, at 8:44 AM, "Paul B. Walker, Jr." <
> email@example.com> wrote:
> > I've been in Boston several times and vividly recall the Pirates on the
> AM band.
> > I would've thought they would all stick to the upper end of the band.
> > Anyone know what kind of power, transmitter/antenna set up these pirates
> are using? I would imagine the pirates in the 15's and 16's are using a CB
> style whip and maybe a TIS/HAR type transmitter.. but something on 720?
> > Paul
> > On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 6:25 AM, Jeff Lehmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >> > Anyone know if there are pirates on AM?
> >> Yes, 720 is still around, as well as a bunch at the top end such as
> >> 1520, 1640, 1670, 1700.
> >> Jeff Lehmann
> >> Hanson, MA
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