HF Beacon monitoring station at PA5MW
Reception of the NCDXF/IARU International Beacon Project beacons.
Boxtel, The Netherlands. JO21QO
Receiver: Elecraft K2, crystal filter set at 700Hz .
Antenna: Home made omnidirectional vertical, mounted 2m above ground level; wire, 6m/0.3mm dia +2x2m horizontal radials. Connection 9:1 transformer (6T:2T on #73 binocular) +common mode choke on 18m RG58 into shack.
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Source: IARU/NCDXF International Beacon Project
Quarter wave multi-wire vertical, used till Q1 2012.
Mounted at 3m above ground level, using elevated resonant radials and a common mode choke (current balun).