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HF Beacon monitoring station at PA5MW

Reception of the NCDXF/IARU International Beacon Project beacons.

Location: Boxtel, The Netherlands. JO21QO
Latitude: N 051 35', Longitude: E 005 21'.

Receiver: Elecraft K2, crystal filter set at 900Hz .

Antenna:  Home made omnidirectional single wire vertical, mounted 2m above ground level; 4m70/1mm dia wire +3m/22mm dia copper ground rod(2mtrs above ground). Connection 6.25:1 transformer (5T:2T on #43 binocular) + 13m H155 into shack.

Other Beacon Monitoring web pages are linked from the International Beacon Project Monitors site.

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Source: IARU/NCDXF International Beacon Project  


 14-28MHz Multi-band Antenna (03 june 2014)

 4m50 single-wire vertical along a glasfiber rod @ 2mtrs AGL. 3mtr copper pipe serving as RF ground, hammered 1mtr in the dirt.

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