The annual transmission on “Alexanderson Day” with the Alexanderson alternator on VLF 17.2 kHz with the call SAQ will take place Sunday, July 1st, 2018
This year, three transmission are scheduled as follows:
Startup of tuning at 10:15 (08:15 UTC) with a transmission of a message at 10:45 (08:45 UTC).
Startup of tuning at 12:15 (10:15 UTC) with a transmission of a message at 12:45 (10:45 UTC)
Startup of tuning at 14:15 (12:15 UTC) with a transmission of a message at 14:45 (12:45 UTC)
All three transmission events will be broadcasted live on our
Amateur Radio Station with the call “SK6SAQ” will be QRV on the following frequencies:
– 7.035 kHz CW or
– 14.035 kHz CW or
– 3.755 kHz SSB
Two stations will be on the air most of the time.
QSL-reports to SAQ and SK6SAQ are kindly received via:
– E-mail to: [email protected]
– or via: SM bureau
– or direct by mail to:
Alexander – Grimeton Veteranradios Vaenner,
SE-432 98 GRIMETON
S W E D E N
The station will be open to visitors between 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
World Heritage Grimeton Radio station and The Alexander Association
For further details, se
grimeton.org or alexander.n.se
A new publication The History of the Radiotelegraphic Office Babice-Boernerowo has been published, more information soon.
World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station participates in the
ERIH event WORK it OUT – Industrial culture, on May 1 and as part of the event we plan for the first SAQ transmission since 2016.
The transmitter start-up will begin at 11.30 (9.30 UTC) and the transmission will begin on 17,2 kHz CW at 12.00 (10.00 UTC). You can also watch a live video stream of the event on
No QSL-cards will be given this time and no List of Reports will be constructed but we accept shorter Listeners Report to e-mail
. [email protected]
We sincerely hope that all the SAQ transmission on 17,2 kHz will go as planned, but as always there is a reservation that the transmission is cancelled with short notice.
//The Alexander association team @Grimeton, Sweden
The russian 82Hz ZEVS transmitter stopped working on April 4 2018 around 12:00 UTC, and so far hasn’t resumed operation (this is written on 15 April, 11 days later).
Spectrogram of the end of transmission:
ZEVS can be monitored on the klubnl.pl ZEVS grabber:
Grabber ZEVS 82Hz
I’ve added a 82Hz grabber:
Grabber ZEVS 82Hz