Re: Finally impressed the XYL
- 117 turns on a couple of those toroids! How did you manage to keep count?
73, Ed WX4S
--- In email@example.com, Thomas Bewick <tombewick@...> wrote:
> A little Dx report., Bruce, no problem at all picking up Zoomer 740 here
> from the Albany NY area. a really nice station with old romantic Jazz
> playing tonight.
> By the way for those not having built an Ensemble for LF I highly recommend
> I was not sure I would use it as much as the HF one but I have found I am
> having a ball with it listing to stations all over the place and using more
> the the HF one.
> The coils are lots of fun to wind too!
> Works great on the G5RV, but I am planning on putting up a K9AY Loop this
> spring for my softrock receivers.
> On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 6:45 PM, Bruce Tanner <bet110@...> wrote:
> > **
> > Hey, give a listen to Zoomer Radio out of Toronto later tonight on 740 KHz!
> > Sent from my iPhone
> > On Feb 28, 2012, at 5:43 PM, Thomas Bewick <tombewick@...> wrote:
> > Well after building 3 Softrocks I have finally impressed the XYL.
> > I recently finished the Ensemble RX for the LF bands and she is sitting at
> > my computer listening to the local oldies AM station "Magic 590" here in
> > Albany, NY while playing games on Facebook and enjoying it very much.
> > How ironic she is impressed with a local station and not the DX stations
> > on the HF one I built before.
> > Anyway, I do have to say it does sound great. Compared to local
> > FM stations on a regular radio I think the sound quality is actually better.
> > 73
> > Tom
> > N2BEW