Grimeton VLF broadcast on Christmas Eve

Alexanderlogga_ny-kopieraIn response to our announcement about WG2XFQ, SWLing Post reader, Kimmo, comments:

The Christmas Eve event by Swedish Friends of Veteran Radio on VLF 17.2 kHz and SW may also be of interest to some. See more information here:

http://www.sdxf.se/WP/?p=3205

The following is a machine translation ofsdxf.se via Google:

There will be a transmission with the Alexanderson 200 kW alternator on VLF 17.2 kHz from Grimeton Radio / SAQ on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24th, 2014.

The message transmission will take place at 08:00 UTC (09:00 local time). The transmitter will be tuned up starting around 07:30 UTC (08:30 local time).

 There will be activity on amateur radio frequencies with the call SK6SAQ on any of the following frequencies:

  • 17.2 kHz CW
  • 3755 kHz SSB
  • 7035 kHz CW
  • 14215 kHz SSB
  • 14035 khz CW

QSL Reports on SAQ are kindly received by e-mail to: info@alexander.n.se   or by mail to

Alexander – Grimeton Veteranradios Vaenner
Radiostationen
Grimeton 72
S-432 98 GRIMETON, SWEDEN

The Radio Station will be open to visitors. No entrance fee. Also read our website:www.alexander.n.se

Update: Elad posted the following video of the Elad FDM-DUO receiving the SAQ broadcast on 17.2 kHz:

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