Is WSRO-AM 650 Testing Its Modest Power Increase?
Thu Jun 12 18:09:07 EDT 2014
On Thu, 12 Jun 2014, Laurence Glavin wrote:
> I was doing a little late-night AM dial twisting yesterday (Wednesday,
> 06/11) and noticed that I could hear WSRO-AM 650 transmitting from
> Framingham. They've been running 100 watts nights with a directional
> pattern favoring the 45-degree radial where I reside 40 or so miles
> away. They received a CP to boost that to 187 watts; no big deal, but
> if they're running that now, at least on the cusp of the solstice so
> there are fewer hours between sunset and midnight, it's doing a fine job
> of covering WSM-AM in Nashville,.
They're only running 100 watts at night. On occasion, I've heard them at
night on I-95 at the Mass/NH line. The signal's not really listenable, but
In the daytime, however, they're quite listenable in Portsmouth.
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