Dave Schmarder's 2003 Crystal Set Contest Entry

Crystal radio contest setup

My location:   N 42 15 3    W 76 57 5, Beaver Dams, NY 14812


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Hobby Class Entry

Dave Schmarder's crystal set contest entry.

Crystal radio schematic

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Description

Hobby Class
Single winding coil with diode tap and two tuning capacitors.
Wavetrap filter added.
1N34A Detector
Crystal Earphone
Antenna 25 meter wire up 4 - 5 meters running east to west.

Entry
#  Time(UTC) Call  Freq  Location  Distance(km)  Power(kW)  Points 
Jan 18
01  0254     WWLZ   820  Horseheads, NY    13.8     .85      200
02  0255     WGMF  1490  Watkins Glen NY   13.2     .4       200
03  0257     WEHH  1600  Horseheads, NY    18.6     .17      200
04  0258     WELM  1410  Elmira, NY        18.6     1.0      200
05  0300     WENY  1230  Elmira, NY        24.2     1.0      200
06  0311     WRVA  1140  Richmond, VA     539.8    50.0     1148
07  0314      KYW  1060  Philadelphia     278.0    50.0      592 
08  0317      WBZ  1030  Boston, MA       499.8    50.0     1064
09  0321     WFAN   660  New York, NY     305.3    50.0      646
10  0323     CINF   690  Montreal Qu      435.9    50.0      928
11  0325     WCBS   880  New York, NY     305.4    50.0      650
12  0331     WQEW  1560  New York, NY     304.9    50.0      649
13  0337     WABC   770  New York, NY     284.0    50.0      604
14  0343      WLS   890  Chicago, Il      904.4    50.0     1925
15  0346     CINW   940  Montreal Qu      435.9    50.0      928
16  1511     WLNL  1000  Horseheads, NY    13.8     5.0      200
17  1521     WFLR  1570  Dundee, NY        32.8     5.0      200
Jan 19
18  0013     WTOP  1500  Washington, DC   356.8    50.0      759
19  0025     CHML   900  Hamilton, ON     285.2    50.0      607
20  0030     WTAM  1100  Cleveland, OH    402.1    50.0      856
21  0033     WMVP  1000  Chicago, IL      912.0    50.0     1941 
22  0038     CKLW   800  Windsor, ON      499.1    50.0     1062
23  0039     CHWO   740  Toronto, ON      275.9    50.0      587
24  0041      WJR   760  Detroit, MI      516      50.0     1098 
25  0128     WWVA  1170  Wheeling, WV     302.3    50.0      643
26  0129     WPHT  1210  Philadelphia, PA 301.4    50.0      641
27  0138     KDKA  1020  Pittsburgh, PA   313.0    50.0      666
28  0600     WINS  1010  New York, NY     286.2    50.0      609
29  0603     WBAL  1090  Balitmore, MD    320.0    50.0      681
30  0606      WBT  1110  Charlotte, NC    861.8    50.0     1834 
31  0622     ???    960                                      200
32  0737     ???   1290                                      200
33  0740    WTIC   1080  Hartford, CT     346.5    50.0      737
34  0803     WLW    700  Cincinnati, OH   698.9    50.0     1487
35  1709    WCBA   1350  Corning, NY       16.6     1.0      200
36  1714    WPIE   1160  Trumansburg, NY   38.2     5.0      200
Jan 21
37  0438    ????   1280  spanish language                    200
38  0446    WBBR   1130  New York, NY     290.4    50.0      626
39  0453    CHTX    990  Montreal, QU     426.3    50.0      907 
40  0502    WSCR    670  Chicago, IL      917.6    50.0     1953
41  0506     WSM    650  Nashville, TN   1095.9    50.0     2333
42  0513    WWKB   1520  Buffalo, NY      165.4    50.0      352
43  0521    WSAI   1530  Cincinnati, OH   735.9    50.0     1566
Jan 22
44  0434    WCLI   1450  Corning, NY       16.6     1.0      200
45  0445    WYLF    850  Penn Yan, NY      47.7      .045    289
Jan 27
46  0125    WMAL    630  Washington D.C.  223.7     5.0      605

Claimed Score ------------------------------------------   34051