mercoledì 12 luglio 2017

WWV 25 Mhz antenna change

Today July 12th, WWV lead electrical engineer Matt Deutch N0RGT told the ARRL that it had changed its antenna from its standard vertical antenna, to a circular polarized turnstile antenna. on its 25.0 MHz (2kW) Boulder Colorado transmitter. Reception reports are wanted. You can view the article at:

I can just barely hear the 25 MHz WWV signal as I type this at 1720 UTC, while listening with a Cushcraft MA5B beam antenna pointed in a westerly direction. The signal is just about unreadable at my location south of Pittsburgh, Pa.