[amstereo-dmf] Re: Sony XDR F!HD

  • From: David Mitchell <davidm44509@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: amstereo-dmf@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 7 Dec 2009 21:15:34 -0500

The F1HD will not decode C-QUAM. However, I have a Radio Shack Accuarian
(sp?) and a Sangean HDT-1x that will decode both IBOC and C-QUAM. I like the
HDT-1x because it has a speaker icon that lights up when you receive a
C-QUAM AM Stereo broadcast or an HD broadcast.

On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 7:50 PM, Dave <amstereofan@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> How is am stereo quality with the F1HD assuming you can get cquam ?
> 2009/12/7 David Mitchell <davidm44509@xxxxxxxxx>
>  I love my Sony XDR F1HD. I've never had a radio with the sensitivity and
>> selectivity that this radio has. In Atlanta the analog channels were awful
>> along with the HD2 and 3's except for being able to listen to WSB-AM on 97.1
>> HD2 in stereo.
>> However, here in NE Ohio the HD2 channels seem to offer more content.
>> Using the Sony and my APS-13 fm antenna (pic attached) I can get 5 dance
>> channels in HD2's from Cleveland and Pittsburgh and a station named Joke
>> Joke from Cleveland. Don't ask me why but there are 3 FM stations in
>> Pittsburgh that carry KDKA-AM on HD3 and yet, KDKA-AM insists on running
>> IBOC on AM 1020 as well.
>> Dave in OH
>> (Currently 32 with snow)
>>   On Sat, Sep 19, 2009 at 6:43 AM, Norbert 26 <starship_2001@xxxxxxx>wrote:
>>>  make a visit the northeast USA. Say Boston , NY or even puny little
>>> R.I. . The FMs are about all running HD here . Is sad there is no content of
>>> interest to me and their main analog channels are awful !!! about the best
>>> you will find is down below 92 on the dial like WGBH 89.7 which is PBS  some
>>> relaxing content there and they run HD 2 and HD3 .

Other related posts: