HF Beacon monitoring station at PA5MW
Reception of the NCDXF/IARU International Beacon Project beacons.
Boxtel, The Netherlands. JO21QO
Receiver: Elecraft K2, crystal filter adjusted to BW=1300 Hz, Tone=750Hz, AGC Off .
Antenna: Home made omnidirectional, wideband 14-29Mhz vertical. Elevated Groundplane + 3 short radials. Verticallength 3m50 / 1mm dia, radials 1m + 13m H155 coax into shack. Please find details below pictures.
PC: MAC Mini +SSD+Win XP, low energy consumption (13W).
Other Beacon Monitoring stations can be found at: International Beacon Project Monitors
***The shack is currently under construction***
Source: IARU/NCDXF International Beacon Project
Elevated GP, length 3m50 + 3 radials 1m. Connection 5.4:1 transformer (7T:3T on stacked FT114-61 toroids) + 13m H155 into shack.