Dave Schmarder's 2004 Crystal Set Contest Entry

2004 crystal set contest setup

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


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Description

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Dual 660/46 litz coils and two tuning capacitors.
differential coupling capacitor
Schottky Diode Detector
Sound powered headphones
Antenna 25 meter wire up 3 - 4 meters running east to west.

Entry
#  Time(UTC) Call  Freq  Location  Distance(km)  Power(kW)  Points 
Jan 30 
01   2205    WEHH   1600  Horseheads, NY    18      5         200
02   2208    WFLR   1570  Dundee, NY        33      5         200
03   2210    WGMF   1490  Watkins Glen, NY  13       .4       200
04   2211    WCLI   1450  Corning, NY       17      1         200
05   2212    WELM   1410  Elmira, NY        19      5         200
06   2213    WPHT   1210  Philadelphia, PA 301     50         641
07   2217    WPIE   1160  Trumansburg, NY   38       .31      200   
08   2218    WHAM   1180  Rochester, NY    112     50         238
09   2226    WYLF    850  Penn Yan, NY      48       .045     238
10   2227    WWLZ    820  Horseheads, NY    14       .85      200
Jan 31
11   0001    WQEW   1560  New York, NY     305     50         649
12   0006    WWKB   1520  Buffalo, NY      165     50         352 
13   0013    WJFK   1300  Baltimore, MD    325      5         878
14   0017    CKYC   1430  Toronto ON       276     50         587
15   0022    WXXI   1370  Rochester, NY    107      5         289 
16   0033    ?      1350  ?                  ?       ?        200  not wcba
17   0041    WENY   1230  Elmira, NY        24       1        200
18   0044    WWVA   1170  Wheeling, WV     302      50        643
19   0212    WTOP   1500  Washington, DC   357      50        759
20   0218    WRVA   1140  Richmond, VA     540      50       1148  
21   0224     KYW   1060  Philadelphia, PA 278      50        592
22   0230    WCBS    880  New York, NY     305      50        650
23   0231    CKLW    800  Windsor, ON      499      50       1062
24   0233     WJR    760  Detroit, MI      516      50       1098 
25   0237     WLW    700  Cinciniati, OH   736      50       1487
26   0243    WFAN    660  New York, NY     305      50        646 
27   0244    WABC    770  New York, NY     284      50        604
28   0249     WLS    890  Chicago, IL      904      50       1925
29   0555    CMKA    600  St German Cuba  2410     150       4656
30   0601    WMAL    630  Washington, DC   224       5        605
31   0605    WSCR    670  Chicago, IL      918      50       1953
32   0606    WPTF    680  Raleigh, NC      735      50       1564
33   0607    CINF    690  Montreal, QU     436      50        928
34   0610     WOR    710  New York, NY     288      50        613
35   0614    CHWO    740  Toronto, ON      276      50        587
36   1939    WINR    680  Binghamton, NY    92       5        249
37   1940    WLNL   1000  Horseheads, NY    14       5        200
38   1942    WSFW   1110  Seneca Falls, NY  75       7        251
39   1946    WCBA   1350  Corning, NY       17       1        200
40   1949    WTKO   1470  Ithaca, NY        42       5        200
41   1957    WHCU    870  Ithaca, NY        31       5        200
42   1959    WHEN    620  Syracuse, NY     112       5        303
43   1501    WSYR    570  Syracuse, NY     105       5        284
44   2140    WATS    960  Sayre, PA         47        .05     276
Feb 1
45   0005    WWRU   1660  Jersey City, NJ  288      10        720
46   0549    KDKA   1020  Pittsburgh, PA   313      50        666
47   0600    WICC    600  Bridgeport, CT   337        .5     1248
48   0603     WIP    610  Philadelphia, PA 307       5        830
59   0605    CFLO    610  Mont-Laurier, QU 492      1        1640 
50   0611     WSM    650  Nashville, TN   1096     50        2232
51   0613     WGN    720  Chicago, IL      914     50        1944
52   0615    CKAC    730  Montreal, QU     434     50         923
53   0616    WBBM    780  Chicago, IL      913     50        1943
54   0619    WHAS    840  Louisville, KY   844     50        1796
55   0622    CJBC    860  Toronto, ON      276     50         587
56   0623    CHML    900  Hamilton, ON     285     50         607
57   0625    CKNX    920  Wingham, ON      399      1        1330
58   0627    ?       920                                      200
59   0629    ?       930                                      200 not WBEN
60   0631   CINW     940  Montreal, QU     436     50         928
61   0633    WWJ     950  Detroit, MI      519     50        1104
62   0636   WTEM     980  Washington, DC   366      5         989
63   0637   CHTX     990  Montreal, QU     426     50         907
64   0637   WZZD     990  Philadelphia, PA 246     10         615 spanish
65   0640   WMVP    1000  Chicago, IL      912     50        1941
66   0641   CFRB    1010  Toronto, ON      259     50         551
67   0641   WINS    1010  New York, NY     286     50         609 
68   0642    WBZ    1030  Boston, MA       500     50        1064
69   0704   WEPN    1050  New York, NY     289     50         615 espn
70   0705   CHUM    1050  Toronto, ON      257     50         547
71   0708   CHOK    1070  Sardinia, ON     445     10        1112
72   0711   WTIC    1080  Hartford, CT     365     50         737
73   0714    WBT    1110  Charlotte, NC    862     50        1834
74   0716   WBNW    1120  Concord, MA      545      1        1513
75   0732    WHK    1220  Cleveland, OH    651     50        1385
76   0741   WSAI    1530  Cincinnati, OH   736     50        1566
77   0742   WPTR    1540  Albany, NY       259     50         551
78   0715   ?       1590                                      200 adult standards
79   0807    WHO    1040  Des Moines, IA  1355     50        2884
80   0809   WBAL    1090  Baltimore, MD    320     50         681
81   0811   WTAM    1100  Cleveland, OH    402     50         856
82   0813   CJBK    1290  London, ON       357     10         892
83   1046   WEAE    1250  Pittsburgh, PA   325      5         878
84   1050   WJAS    1320  Pittsburgh, PA   320      5         865
85   1052   ?       1340                                      200
86   1106   CKPC    1380  Brantford, ON    289     25         657
87   1115    CBE    1550  Windsor, ON      541     10        1352
88   1124   WPTX    1690  Lexington Pk, MD 442      1        1473
89   1128   WHKT    1650  Portsmouth, VA   608     10        1520
90   1130   WTTM    1680  Princeton, NJ    279      1         930 
91   1207   WBBR    1130  New York, NY     290     50         626
92   1209   WLBR    1270  Lebanon, PA      214      5         578
Feb 3
93   0600   WLIE     540  Islip, NY        383       .22     1365
94   0601   ?        540                                      200
95   0615    RVC     530  Grand Turk Is.  2306    100        4612
96   0635    WSB     750  Atlanta, GA     1131     50        2406
97   0140   WLIB    1190  New York, NY     289     30         641
98   0644   WADO    1280  New York, NY     287      7.2       744
99   0653   WNNZ    1510  Boston, MA       473     50        1006
100  0715   WKSH    1640  Sussex, WI       923      1        3076
101  0827   WHKW    1440  Warren, OH       345      5         933
Feb 4
102  0535   WRMR    1420  Cleveland, OH    403      5        1089
103  0610   WWJZ     640  Philadelphia     313       .95     1051 
104  0616   WNIS     790  Norfolk, VA      578      5        1563 
105  0618    WGY     810  Schenectady, NY  248     50         528
106  0625   WBEN     930  Buffalo, NY      183      5         494
107  0637   KMOX    1120  St. Louis, MO   1174     50        2498
108  0641   CKOC    1150  Hamilton, ON     250     50         532
109  0646   WNJC    1360  Vineland, NJ     314       .8      1082
110  0646   ?       1360                                      200  Country
111  0705   WFBL    1390  Syracuse, NY     118      5         319
Feb 5
112  0500   WLTC    1370  Gastonia, NC     857       .03     5801
113  0550   CFOS     560  Owen Sound, ON   408      1        1360
114  2216   ?       1310                                      200
115  2224   WBIS    1190  Highland Bch, MD 370     10         925
116  2235   WSBA     910  York, PA         251      5         679  
Feb 6   
117  2235   ?        800                                      200 Canadian but not cklw
118  2335   WJRO    1590  Glen Burnie, MD  343      1        1143  religious
Feb 7 
119  2235   WILK    1300  Wilkes-Barre, PA 141      5         381  
Feb 8 
120  0245    WWL     870  New Orleans, LA 1814     50        3860     
121  0300   WMBS     590  Uniontown, PA    354      1        1180  Adult Standards
122  0339    ?       590                                      200  Classical
123  0342   WCHS     580  Charleston, WV   594      5        1606
124  0431   CHIC     540  Chicoutimi, QU   716     10        1790
125  0434    WGR     550  Buffalo, NY      165      5         446
126  0500   WCHV    1260  Charlotsvile, VA 477      2.5      1404
127  0502   ?       1260                                      200  Disney WMKI or WWMK   
128  0553   ?        850                                      200  Country, not wylf
129  0611   CMEA     570  Santa Clara, CU 2218     30        4954 R Reloj 
130  0721   ?                                                 200 wlye? country
Feb 9 
131  0432   WDSS    1680  Grand Rapids, MI 700       .68     2471 R. Disney

Claimed Score ------------------------------------------   132499
				
	

Dave Schmarder's 2004 Crystal Set

Hobby Class Contest Entry

Crystal radio contest entry

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


Dave's 41st Crystal Set Page

Hobby Class Entry

Crystal Radio Schematic
Description

Hobby Class
Single 660/46 litz coils and two tuning capacitors.
trimmer capacitor detector coupling
Schottky Diode Detector
Sound powered headphones
Antenna 25 meter wire up 4 - 5 meters running east to west.

Entry
#  Time(UTC) Call  Freq  Location  Distance(km)  Power(kW)  Points 
Jan 30
01  2152    WEHH   1600  Horseheads, NY     18      5         200
02  2153    WFLR   1570  Dundee, NY         33      5         200
03  2154    WELM   1410  Elmira, NY         19      5         200
04  2155    WCBA   1350  Corning, NY        17      1         200
05  2156    WENY   1230  Elmira, NY         24      1         200 
06  2156    WPIE   1160  Trumansburg, NY    38      5         200
07  2156    WLNL   1000  Horseheads, NY     14      5         200  
08  2157    WHCU    870  Ithaca, NY         31      5         200
09  2202    WWLZ    820  Horseheads, NY     14       .85      200
10  2202    WGMF   1490  Watkins Glen, NY   13       .4       200
Jan 31
11  0351    WQEW   1560  New York, NY      305     50         649
12  0351    WYLF    850  Penn Yan, NY       48       .045     238
13  0353    WABC    770  New York, NY      284     50         604
14  0356     WBZ   1030  Boston, MA        500     50        1064
15  0357     KYW   1060  Philadelphia, PA  278     50         592
16  0358    WTIC   1080  Hartford, CT      365     50         737
17  0400    WTAM   1100  Cleveland, OH     402     50         856
18  0401    WBAL   1090  Baltimore, MD     320     50         681
19  0402    WBBR   1130  New York, NY      290     50         626
20  0402     WBT   1110  Charlotte, NC     862     50        1834
21  0405    WEPN   1050  New York, NY      289     50         615 
22  0415    WTTM   1680  Princeton, NJ     279      1         930 
23  0421    WTOP   1500  Washington, DC    357     50         759 
24  0424    WNJC   1360  Vineland, NJ      314       .8      1082 
25  0436    WCBS    880  New York, NY      305     50         650
26  0439    CINF    690  Montreal, QU      436     50         928
27  0444    ?       600  ?                  ?        ?        200 
28  0446    WMAL    630  Washington, DC    224      5         605
29  0448     WSM    650  Nashville, TN    1096     50        2333
30  0450    WSCR    670  Chicago, IL       918     50        1953
31  0455     WOR    710  New York, NY      288     50         613
32  0456    CKAC    730  Montreal, QU      434     50         923
33  0457    CHWO    740  Toronto, ON       276     50         587
34  0459     WJR    760  Detroit, MI       318     50         677  
35  0509    CHML    900  Hamilton, ON      285     50         607
36  0510    CINW    940  Montreal, QU      436     50         928
37  0511    CHTX    990  Montreal, QU      426     50         907
38  0513    KDKA   1020  Pittsburgh, PA    313     50         666
39  0514    WINS   1010  New York, NY      286     50         609  
40  0515    CFRB   1010  Toronto, ON       259     50         551
41  0522    WRVA   1140  Richmond, VA      540     50        1148
42  0524    CKOC   1150  Hamilton, ON      250     50         532
43  0527    WWVA   1170  Wheeling, WV      302     50         643
44  0528    WPHT   1210  Philadelphia, PA  301     50         641
45  0532    WJAS   1320  Pittsburgh, PA    320      5         865
46  0537     CBE   1550  Windsor, ON       541     10        1352
47  0541    WPTR   1540  Albany, NY        259     50         551
48  2010    WHEN    620  Syracuse, NY      112      5         303
49  2012    WSYR    570  Syracuse, NY      105      5         284
50  2014    WINR    680  Binghamton, NY     92      5         249
51  2024    WSFW   1110  Seneca Falls, NY   75      7         251
Feb 2
52  0238    WFAN    660  New York, NY      305      50        646
Feb 3
53  0400     WIP    610  Philadelphia, PA  307       5        830
54  0407     WLW    700  Cincinnati, OH    736      50       1487
55  0408     WGN    720  Chicago, IL       914      50       1944
56  0409    WBBM    780  Chicago, IL       913      50       1943
57  0412    CKLW    800  Windsor, ON       499      50       1062
58  0417    WHAS    840  Louisville, KY    844      50       1796  
59  0420    CJBC    860  Toronto, ON       276      50        587
60  0421     WLS    890  Chicago, IL       904      50       1925
61  0431    WMVP   1000  Chicago, IL       912      50       1941
62  0438    CHOK   1070  Sardinia, ON      445      10       1112
63  0454     WHK   1220  Cleveland, OH     651      50       1385 
64  0454    WWKB   1520  Buffalo, NY       165      50        352 
Feb 7
65  0507     WGY    810  Schenectady, NY   248      50        528
66  0550    WLIB   1190  New York, NY      370      10        641
67  0553    WADO   1280  New York, NY      287       7.2      744
68  0601    WSAI   1530  Cincinnati, OH    736      50       1566

Claimed Score ------------------------------------------    54211