Over the summer, between moving house and mostly avoiding humanity because of the pandemic, I built and experimented with a cheap 70mW Kit Transmitter from Thailand, and while it works fairly well as is (given it’s my first time building one), it’s on the quiet side, and is prone to distortion (in particular, bass and low mids tend to have a…[Read more]
I remember when the 90s and 2000s were new, so calling them “oldies” feels strange, though I suppose they technically are.
That being said, I’m a bit of a throwback, as even though the 90s and 2000s were my “era”, I actually prefer the music of the 50s through 70s (even into the 80s a bit), which is a natural fit for AM, because it was…[Read more]
I’m new here, and I’d like to say hello!
Here’s a fairly short synopsis of why I’m here:
I first remember listening to AM radio in the late 90s/early 2000s, when the last of the oldies and classic hits stations were taken off the air (I’m in the SF Bay Area, so the biggest ones at the time were KFRC 610 and KABL 960), and I was reminiscing…[Read more]