Dave Schmarder's 2006 Active Device Contest Entry

Dave Schmarder's contest radio receiver

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Single 1625 regenerative radio with 12 volts dc filament and plate
Two tuned circuits. Coils: Antenna 660/46, detector 660/46 litz wire
Sound powered headphones
Antenna 40 meter wire up 3 - 4 meters running east to west.

Entry
#   Time(UTC) Call  Freq  Location  Distance(km)  Power(kW)  Points 
Feb 10
001   2100    WGR    550  Buffalo, NY        165      5        446
002   2105   WSYR    570  Syracuse, NY       105      5        284
003   2104   CFRA    580  Ottawa, ON         343      5        927  
004   2115   WARM    590  Scranton, PA       123      5        353
005   2117   WICC    600  Bridgeport, CT     337       .5     1248
006   2119   CKTB    610  St. Catherines, ON 201     10        502
007   2120   WHEN    620  Syracuse, NY       112      5        303
008   2123   WEJL    630  Scranton, PA       142       .5      526
009   2125   WWJZ    640  Mt. Holley, NJ     313     50        666
010   2126   WFAN    660  New York, NY       305     50        646
011   2130   WIEZ    670  Lewistown, PA      190      5.4      509
012   2131   WINR    680  Binghamton, NY      92      5        341
013   2132   CINF    690  Montreal, QU       436     50        928
014   2135    ?      690   C+W Music                           200
015   2150   WDMV    700  Walkersville, MD   312     25        709
016   2155    WOR    710  New York, NY       288     50        613
017   2240   WWII    720  Shiremanstown, PA  229      2        694
018   2201   WKDL    730  Alexandria, VA     390      8        999
019   2205   CKAC    730  Montreal, QU       434     50        923
020   2220    ?      730   C+W Music                           200
021   2222   CHWO    740  Toronto, ON        276     50        587
022   2225   WNYH    740  Huntington, NY     331     25        753
023   2235   WQOR    750  Olyphant, PA       148      1.6      462
024   2245    ?      750   Adult                               200
025   2248    WJR    760  Detroit, MI        516     50       1098
026   2249   WABC    770  New York, NY       284     50        604
027   2253   CFDR    780  Dartmouth, NS     1101     15       2636
028   2255   WBBM    780  Chicago, IL        913     50       1943
029   2259   WCKB    780  Dunn, NC           788      7       2049
Feb 11
030   0000   CMBB    790  Guanabacoa, CU    2184     50       4648 
031   0001   WSVG    790  Mt. Jackson VA     412       .04    2572    
032   0005   CKLW    800  Windsor, ON        499     50       1062
033   0006    WGY    810  Schenectady, NY    248     50        528
034   0007   WWLZ    820  Horseheads, NY      14       .85     200
035   0023   WEEU    830  Reading, PA        205     6         543
036   0027   WHAS    840  Louisville, KY     844     50       1796
037   0030   WYLF    850  Dundee, NY          48       .045    290 
038   0032   CJBC    860  Toronto, ON        276     50        587
039   0034   WHCU    870  Ithaca, NY          31      1        200  
040   0036   WCBS    880  New York, NY       305     50        650 
041   0140   CMHD    890  Camaguey, CU      2327     10       5817
042   0141    WLS    890  Chicago, IL        904     50       1925 
043   0143   CHML    900  Hamilton, ON       285     50        607
044   0149   CKNX    920  Wingham, ON        399      1       1330
045   0200    ?      930   espn                                200
046   0208   CINW    940  Montreal, QU       436     50        928
047   0215   CMBE    860  Arroyo Arenas,CU  2195      5       5934
048   0218   WFIR    960  Roanoke, VA        612      5       1655
049   0228   WTEM    980  Washington, DC     366      5        989
050   0235   CKGX    990  Montreal, QU       426     50        907
051   0238   WMVP   1000  Chicago, IL        912     50       1941 
052   0309   WINS   1010  New York, NY       286     50        609 
053   0310   CFRB   1010  Toronto, ON        259     50        551 
054   0311   KDKA   1020  Pittsburgh, PA     313     50        666 
055   0312    WBZ   1030  Boston, MA         500     50       1064
056   0317    WHO   1040  Des Moines, IA    1355     50       2884
057   0330   WEPN   1050  New York, NY       289     50        615
058   0337    KYW   1060  Philadelphia, PA   278     50        592  
059   0345   CHOK   1070  Sardinia, ON       445     10       1112
060   0352   WTIC   1080  Harford, CT        365     50        737
061   0354   WBAL   1090  Baltimore, MD      320     50        681 
062   0400   WTAM   1100  Cleveland, OH      402     50        856
063   0401    WBT   1110  Charlotte, NC      862     50       1834 
064   0406   KMOX   1120  St. Louis, MO     1174     50       2498
065   0410   WBBR   1130  New York, NY       290     50        626
066   0417   WRVA   1140  Richmond, VA       540     50       1148
067   0440   CJRC   1150  Ottawa, ON         351      5        949
068   0444   WPIE   1160  Ithaca, NY          38       .31     200
069   0070   WWVA   1170  Wheeling, WV       302     50        643
070   0450   WHAM   1180  Rochester, NY      112     50        238
071   0500   WLIB   1190  New York, NY       289     30        645
072   0501   WPHT   1210  Philadelphia, PA   301     50        641
073   0502   WHKW   1220  Cleveland, OH      651     50       1385
074   0505   WEAE   1250  Pittsburgh, PA     325      5        878
075   0507   WWRC   1260  Washington, DC     362      5        979
076   0518   WDER   1320  Derry, NH          469      1       1563
077   0530   WBTK   1380  Richmond, VA       516      5       1395
078   0534   WARF   1350  Akron, OH          397      5       1023
079   0601   WSPD   1370  Toledo, OH         549      5       1484
080   0603   WELM   1410  Elmira, NY          19      1        200
081   0604    WHK   1420  Cleveland, OH      403      5       1089    
082   0606   WNSW   1430  Newark, NK         283      5        765 
083   0614   WTYX   1490  Watkins Glen, NY    13       .4      200
084   0617   WLAC   1510  Nashville, TN     1073     50       2283
085   0618   WWNZ   1510  Boston, MA         473     50       1006 
086   0620   WWKB   1520  Buffalo, NY        165     50        352
087   0621   WCKY   1530  Cincinnati, OH     736     50       1566
088   0623   KXEL   1540  Waterloo, IA      1262     50       2686
089   0624   WDCD   1540  Albany, NY         259     50        551
090   0625    CBE   1550  Windsor, ON        541     10       1352
091   0630   WQEW   1560  New York, NY       305     50        649  
092   0648   KCJJ   1630  Iowa City, IA     1024      1       4013
093   0649   WHKT   1650  Portsmouth, VA     608      1       2026
094   0708   WKSH   1640  Sussex, WI         923      1       3076
095   0712   WDSS   1680  Grand Rapids, MI   700       .68    2471
096   0714   WEUV   1700  Huntsville, AL    1184      1       3947
097   0717   WPTX   1690  Lexington Pk,MD    442      1       1473
098   0722   WRLL   1690  Berwyn, IL         889      1       2963
099   1422   WLSV    790  Wellsville, NY      83      1        277
100   1428   WKRT    920  Cortland, NY        74      1        247
101   1430   WBEN    930  Buffalo, NY        183      5        494
102   1433   WROC    950  Rochester, NY      109      1        363
103   1437   WATS    960  Sayre, PA           47      5        200 
104   1444   WCHN    970  Norwich, NY        123      1        410
105   1500   WLNL   1000  Horseheads, NY      14      5        200 
106   1517   WYSL   1040  Avon, NY            91      2.5      268
107   1519   WSEN   1050  Baldwinsville,NY   115      2.5      547 
108   1528   WKOK   1070  Sunbury, PA        153     10        382
109   1532   WSFW   1110  Seneca Falls, NY    75      1        251
110   1533   WCJW   1140  Warsaw, NY         109      2.5      321
111   1538   WENY   1230  Elmira, NY          24      1        200 
112   1543   WGVA   1240  Geneva, NY          68      1        227   
113   1545   WNSS   1260  Syracuse, NY       113      5        305
114   1553   WHTK   1280  Rochester, NY      108      5        292
115   1556   WNBF   1290  Binghamton, NY      90      9.3      200
116   1557   WTZN   1310  Troy, PA            53      1        200
117   1559   WHHO   1320  Hornell, NY         60      5        200 
118   1600   WEBO   1330  Owego, NY           58      5        200
119   1602   WWLF   1340  Auburn, NY          83      1        276
120   1603   WCBA   1350  Corning, NY         17      1        200
121   1605   WYOS   1360  Binghamton, NY      89      5        241
122   1610   WXXI   1370  Rochester, NY      107      5        289
123   1612   WABH   1380  Bath, NY            27      2.5      200
124   1614   WFBL   1390  Syracuse, NY       118      5        319
125   1624   WACK   1420  Newark, NY          87      5        238
126   1626   WENE   1430  Endicott, NY        78      5        211 
127   1638   WCDL   1440  Carbondale, PA     144      5        389   
128   1639   WENI   1450  Corning, NY         17      1        200  
129   1641   WHIC   1460  Rochester, NY      108      5        292
130   1647   WEMR   1460  Tunkhannock, PA    112      5        303
131   1649   WNYY   1470  Ithaca, NY          42      5        200
132   1700   WSIV   1540  Syracuse, NY       120      1        400
133   1701   WNWR   1540  Philadelphia, PA   284     50        604
134   1711   WITK   1550  Pittston, PA       140     10        350
135   1713   WFLR   1570  Dundee, NY          33      5        200
136   1714   WEHH   1600  Horseheads, NY      18      5        200
137   2124   CIAO    530  Brampton, ON       281      5        598
138   2135   WTTM   1680  Princeton, NJ      279      1        930
139   2140   WWRU   1660  Jersey City, NJ    288     10        720
140   2152    ?     1640   Not a BC Stn                        200
141   2200   WWRL   1600  New York, NY       290      5        784
142   2248   WTOP   1500  Washington, DC     357     50        759  
143   2257   WHKW   1440  Warren, OH         345      5        933
144   2300   WKMC   1370  Roaring Spr, PA    294      5        794
145   2305   WNNJ   1360  Newton, NJ         228       .32     910 
146   2307   WNJC   1360  Vineland, NJ       314       .8     1082
147   2331   WJAS   1320  Pittsburgh, PA     320      5        865
148   2340   WJFK   1300  Baltimore, MD      325      5        878
149   2355   WADO   1280  New York, NY       287      7.2      744
Feb 12
150   0038   WMAL    630  Washington, DC     224      5        605
151   0045   CMEA    570  Santa Clara, CU   2218     30       4954
152   0136   WWCS    540  Canonburg, PA      347       .5     1286 
153   0146   WCHS    580  Charleston, WV     594      5       1606 
154   0148   WMBS    590  Uniontow, PA       354      1       1180
155   0149    WIP    610  Philadelphia, PA   307      5        830
156   0151    WSM    650  Nashville, TN     1096     50       2333
157   0153   WSCR    670  Chicago, IL        918     50       1953
158   0156   CMBC    670  Arroyo Arena, CU  2195     50       4671
159   0159   WPTF    680  Raleigh, NC        735     50       1564
160   0202   CMLC    710  Victoria Tun CU   2372     10       5930 
161   0206    WGN    720  Chicago, IL        914     50       1944 
162   0212    WSB    750  Atlanta, GA       1131     50       2406
163   0234   WNTJ    850  Johnstown, PA      281     10        702
164   0237    WWL    870  New Orleans, LA   1814     50       3860
165   0238   CMNB    870  Pilon, CU         2487     10       5142
166   0244   CMBE    950  Arroyo Arena, CU  2195      5       5934
167   0327   WMRD   1150  Middletown, CT     367       .046   2207
168   0333   WDZY   1290  Colonal Hts. VA    556     25       1264
169   0340   CJBK   1290  London, ON         357     10        892
170   0408   WTDY   1670  Madison, WI       1021      1       3403
171   0414    RVC    530  Grand Turk Is.    2306    100       4612 
172   1430   WWSM   1510  Annville, PA       221      5        597
173   1446   WBHV   1330  Somerset, PA       309      5        819
174   1455   WZKN   1300  W Hazelton, PA     166      5        449
175   1504   WLBR   1270  Lebanon, PA        214      5        578 
176   1522   WDLA   1270  Walton, NY         154      5        416
177   1544   WTLA   1200  Syracuse, NY       120      1        400
178   1600   WRKK   1200  Hughesville, PA    117     10        292
179   1628   WUST   1120  Washington, DC     372     20        865 
180   2200   WAVA    780  Arlington, VA      373      5       1008
Feb 13
181   0027    WLW    700  Cincinnai, OH      736     50       1487
182   0332   CMBB    790  Guanabacoa, CU    2184     50       4646
183   0343   WSKO    790  Providence, RI     463      5       1252
184   1200   WLIE    540  Islip, NY          383       .22    1365
185   1212   WAEB    790  Allentown, PA      214      1.5      674
186   1221   WFMD    930  Frederick, MD      318      5        860
187   1314   WICK   1400  Scranton, PA       141      1        470  
188   2227   WFIL    560  Philadelphia, PA   278      5        751
189   2225   CFOS    560  Owen Sound, ON     408      5       1103
Feb 18
190   0302   WPEN    950  Philadelphia, PA   290      5        784       
191   0306   WELI    960  New Haven, CT      347      5        938
192   0339   WATH    970  Athens, OH         541       .026   3823
193   0500   WAGE   1200  Leesburg, VA       352      1       1173

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