Scandinavian Weekend Radio

Dear listeners,
Scandinavian Weekend Radio will have many tests during this transmission day. So please tune in and send you comments how everything works. See programtable on our webpage: theres for example Rick Random’s free radio news at 9-10 UTC….

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Tx site Virrat in Middle of Finland 62,22 N 23,37 E

Power and frequencies:
-25 meter band RF output power: 100 watts, f´requencies 11690 and 11720 kHz
-49 meter band RF output power: 100 Watts, Frequencies 5980, 5990 and 6170 kHz
-MW transmitter on 1602 kHz RF output power 100 Watts

25 mb DX-tests:
1. DX-test towards Eastern and Southern Europe on 25 mb Saturday 4th from 5 to 10 UTC. Our 3-element beam will be changed from normal 240 degrees to 170 degrees.
2. DX-test towards North-America on 25 mb Saturday 4th from 10 to 16 UTC. Antenna direction will be 300 degrees.

MW 1602 kHz:
Our new 44 meters long vertical antenna will be taken in use during this transmission day. We are still making some final installation and tuning works but anyway please try how our signal is there. During last transmision we used that antenna during few hours in rest of our transmission and 1602 kHz was heart at least in Latvia.

48 mb:
Our antenna here is towards 260 degrees in this moment. Please check how it works in your listening place.

Contact info:
Tel: +358 400 995 559 Live while on air and SMS Service

Scandinavian Weekend Radio
PL 99
34801 VIRRAT

QSL Manager: Alpo Heinonen
All correct snailmail reception reports will be verified with our QSL-card (several NEW ONE’s available). Enclose, please 2 EURO/ 2USD 2IRC (correctly stamped) for handling.
Time- and frequency schedule:

MW 1602 kHz:
fr. 22- sa 22 UTC
48 mb:
Fr. 22-23 UTC 6170 kHz
Fr. 23-24 UTC 5980 kHz
Sa.00-04 UTC 5980 kHz
Sa.04-17 UTC 6170 kHz
Sa.17-19 UTC 5980 kHz
Sa.19-22 UTC 6170 kHz
25 mb:
Fr. 22-24 UTC 11720 kHz
Sa.00-07 UTC 11720 kHz
Sa.07-12 UTC 11690 kHz
Sa.12-20 UTC 11720 kHz
Sa 20-22 UTC 11690 kHz

Alpo Heinonen
Scandinavian Weekend Radio

Source: SWpirates