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Re: Finally impressed the XYL

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  • edingraham
    117 turns on a couple of those toroids! How did you manage to keep count? 73, Ed WX4S
    Message 1 of 7 , Feb 29, 2012
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      117 turns on a couple of those toroids! How did you manage to keep count?

      73, Ed WX4S

      --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.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
      > it.
      > 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.
      >
      > 73,
      > Tom
      > N2BEW
      >
      > 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
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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