Dave Schmarder's 2009 Active Device Contest Entry

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The Hellenedyne Regenerator Page

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Description

Single 6GK5 regenerative radio with 6 volt filament and 25 volts DC plate
Two tuned circuits. Coils: Antenna 660/46, detector 40/44 litz wire
Sound powered headphones
Antenna 40 meter wire up 3 - 4 meters running east to west.
Wavetrap in circuit, in case it is needed.



Entry
#   Time(EST) Call  Freq  Location  Distance(km)  Power(kW)  Points 
Feb 13
001  1441      WGR    550  Buffalo, NY        165      5        446
002  1142     WSYR    570  Syracuse, NY       105      5        284
003  1146     WARM    590  Scranton, PA       123      5        353
004  1147     WHEN    620  Syracuse, NY       112      5        303
005  1149     WINR    680  Binghamton, NY      92      5        341
006  1151     CFZM    740  Toronto, ON        276     50        587
007  1200     WABC    770  New York, NY       284     50        604
008  1201     WWLZ    820  Horseheads, NY      14       .85     200
009  1202     WYLF    850  Dundee, NY          48      1        200
010  1207     WHCU    870  Ithaca, NY          31      1        200
011  1209     WYBY    920  Cortland, NY        74      1        247
012  1211     WROC    950  Rochester, NY      109      1        363
013  1212     WATS    960  Sayre, PA           47      5        200
014  1213     WLNL   1000  Horseheads, NY      14      5        200
015  1214     KDKA   1020  Pittsburgh, PA     313     50        666
016  1217     WSEN   1050  Baldwinsville,NY   115      2.5      547
017  1223     WSFW   1110  Seneca Falls, NY    75      1        251
018  1227     WUST   1120  Washington, DC     372     20        865
019  1229     WBBR   1130  New York, NY       290     50        626
020  1609     WPIE   1160  Ithaca, NY          38      5        200
021  1611     WHAM   1180  Rochester, NY      112     50        238
022  1618     WENY   1230  Elmira, NY          24      1        200
023  1619     WGVA   1240  Geneva, NY          68      1        227 
024  1621     WNSS   1260  Syracuse, NY       113      5        305
025  1732     WLBR   1270  Lebanon, PA        214      5        578
026  1748     WADO   1280  New York, NY       287      7.2      744
027  2104     WJAS   1320  Pittsburgh, PA     320      5        865
028  2200     WNJC   1360  Vineland, NJ       314       .8     1082
029  2202     WELM   1410  Elmira, NY          19      1        200
030  2203      WHK   1420  Cleveland, OH      403      5       1089
031  2320     WNSW   1430  Newark, NJ         283      5        765
032  2331     WRCE   1490  Watkins Glen, NY    13       .4      200
033  2332     WFED   1500  Washington, DC     357     50        759
034  2333     WWZN   1510  Boston, MA         473     50       1006
035  2335     WCKY   1530  Cincinnati, OH     736     50       1566
036  2357     WQEW   1560  New York, NY       305     50        649
Feb 14
037  0000     WHKT   1650  Portsmouth, VA     608     10       1520
038  0003     WFNA   1660  Charlotte, NC      849     10       2122
039  0006     WWRU   1660  Jersey City, NJ    288     10        720
040  0008     WPTX   1690  Lexington Pk,MD    442      1       1473  
041  0011     CHTO   1690  Toronto, ON        250      1        833
042  0023     CMEA    570  Santa Clara, CU   2218     30       4954
043  0026     WMCA    570  New York City, NY  290      5        784
044  0917     WTTM   1680  Princeton, NJ      279      1        930
045  0920     WEHH   1600  Horseheads, NY      18      5        200
046  0926     WFLR   1570  Dundee, NY          33      5        200
047  0929     WITK   1550  Pittston, PA       140     10        350
048  0933     WNYY   1470  Ithaca, NY          42      5        200
049  0937     WHIC   1460  Rochester, NY      108      5        292
050  0938     WENI   1450  Corning, NY         17      1        200   
051  0941     WCDL   1440  Carbondale, PA     144      5        389
052  0945     WENE   1430  Endicott, NY        78      5        211
053  0948     WACK   1420  Newark, NY          87      5        238
054  0952     WFBL   1390  Syracuse, NY       118      5        319
055  0953     WABH   1380  Bath, NY            27     10        200
056  0955     WXXI   1370  Rochester, NY      107      5        289
057  0957     WYOS   1360  Binghamton, NY      89      5        241
058  0958     WCBA   1350  Corning, NY         17      1        200
059  1002     WWLF   1340  Auburn, NY          83      1        276  
060  1004     WEBO   1330  Owego, NY           58      5        200
061  1007     WTZN   1310  Troy, PA            53      1        200
062  1018     WAMF   1300  Fulton, NY         127      1        423
063  1052     WKZN   1300  W. Hazelton, PA    166      5        449
064  1054     WNBF   1290  Binghamton, NY      90      5        200
065  1100     WHTK   1280  Rochester, NY      108      5        292
066  1327     WKOK   1070  Sunbury, PA        153     10        382
067  1930     WFIL    560  Philadelphia, PA   278      5        751
068  1939     WICC    600  Bridgeport, CT     337       .5     1248
069  1943      WIP    610  Philadelphia, PA   307      5        830
070  1944     WMAL    630  Washington, DC     224      5        605 
071  2000     WFAN    660  New York, NY       305     50        646
072  2004     WPTF    680  Raleigh, NC        735     50       1564
073  2005     CINF    690  Montreal, QU       436     50        928
074  2006      WLW    700  Cincinnai, OH      736     50       1487
075  2007      WOR    710  New York, NY       288     50        613
076  2008      WGN    720  Chicago, IL        914     50       1944
077  2012     CKAC    730  Montreal, QU       434     50        923
078  2015      WSB    750  Atlanta, GA       1131     50       2416
079  2020      WJR    760  Detroit, MI        516     50       1098
080  2026     WBBM    780  Chicago, IL        913     50       1943
081  2028     CKLW    800  Windsor, ON        499     50       1062
082  2029      WGY    810  Schenectady, NY    248     50        528
083  2045     WEEU    830  Reading, PA        205     6         543
084  2047     WEEI    850  Boston, MA         468    50         996
085  2049     CJBC    860  Toronto, ON        276     50        587
086  2050     CMMB    860  Baracoa, CU       2448     10       6120
087  2057     WCBS    880  New York, NY       305     50        650
088  2100      WLS    890  Chicago, IL        904     50       1925
089  2104     WAMG    890  Dedham, MA         455      6       1024
090  2105     CHML    900  Hamilton, ON       285     50        607
091  2110     WLAT    910  New Britain, CT    343      5        927
092  2114     CKNX    920  Wingham, ON        399      1       1330
093  2122     WGHQ    920  Kingston, NY       249       .078   1316 
094  2124     CINW    940  Montreal, QU       436     50        928
095  2127     WEAV    960  Plattsburgh, NY    383      5       1035
096  2135     WTEM    980  Washington, DC     366      5        989
097  2150     WMVP   1000  Chicago, IL        912     50       1941
098  2204     WNTP    990  Philadelphia, PA   278     10        695
099  2215     CKGM    990  Montreal, QU       426     50        907
100  2311     WINS   1010  New York, NY       286     50        609
101  2313      WBZ   1030  Boston, MA         500     50       1064
102  2315      KYW   1060  Philadelphia, PA   278     50        592 
103  2316     WTIC   1080  Harford, CT        365     50        737
104  2318     WBAL   1090  Baltimore, MD      320     50        681
105  2322     WTAM   1100  Cleveland, OH      402     50        856
106  2324      WBT   1110  Charlotte, NC      862     50       1834
107  2325     KMOX   1120  St. Louis, MO     1174     50       2498
108  2326     WRVA   1140  Richmond, VA       540     50       1148
109  2328     WWVA   1170  Wheeling, WV       302     50        643
110  2331     WOWO   1190  Ft. Wayne, IN      712     9.8      1783  
111  2335     WLIB   1190  New York, NY       289     30        641
112  2337     WPHT   1210  Philadelphia, PA   301     50        641
113  2343     WHKW   1220  Cleveland, OH      651     50       1385
Feb 15
114  0014     WHKW   1220  Cleveland, OH      651     50       1385
115  0026     CHKT   1430  Toronto, ON        249     50        530
116  0951     WCJW   1140  Warsaw, NY         109      2.5      321
117  1717     WFBR   1590  Glen Burnie, MD    343      1       1143
118  1730     WHFS   1580  Morningside, MD    376     50        800
119  1800     WVKO   1580  Columbus, OH       557       .29    2262
120  2007     WPGR   1510  Monroeville, PA    313       .01    3130  
121  2014     WWKB   1520  Buffalo, NY        165     50        352
122  2020     WLOA   1470  Farrell, PA        319       .5     1182 
123  2144     WHKZ   1440  Warren, OH         345      5        933
124  2207     WKDM   1380  New York, NY       288      5        779
Feb 16
125  0014     WHWH   1350  Princeton, NJ      279      5        754
126  0143     CBGA    540  New-Carlisle, QU  1122     10       2750
127  0154      WSM    650  Nashville, TN     1096     50       2333
128  0200     WSCR    670  Chicago, IL        918     50       1953
129  0210     CMBC    670  Arroyo Arena, CU  2195     50       4671
130  0213     WHAS    840  Louisville, KY     844     50       1796
131  0223     CMNB    870  Pilon, CU         2487     10       5142
132  2127     CIAO    530  Brampton, ON       281      5        598
133  2141     WCHS    580  Charleston, WV     594      5       1606
134  2249     WHLO    640  Akron, OH          411       .5     1523
Feb 17
135  0013     CFDR    780  Dartmouth, NS     1101     15       2636
136  1844     CFOS    560  Owen Sound, ON     408      1       1360
137  1852     CFRA    580  Ottawa, ON         343      5        927
138  1950     WWJZ    640  Mt. Holley, NJ     313     50        666  
139  2217     CMJD    960  Stgo De Cuba, CU  2474      1       8243 
Feb 18  
140  0749     WDFN   1130  Detroit, MI        515     50       1096
141  0756     WFMD    930  Frederick, MD      318      5        860
142  0820     WWCS    540  Canonburg, PA      347      5        938
143  0830      WHP    580  Harrisburg, PA     217      5        587
144  0841     WEJL    630  Scranton, PA       142       .5      526 
145  0854     WNYH    740  Huntington, NY     331     25        753
146  1934     KCJJ   1630  Iowa City, IA     1024      1       4013  
147  1937     WWRL   1600  New York, NY       290      5        784
148  1954      CBE   1550  Windsor, ON        541     10       1352
149  1958     KXEL   1540  Waterloo, IA      1262     50       2686 
150  2004     WDCD   1540  Albany, NY         259     50        551 
151  2019     WHBC   1480  Canton, OH         411      5       1111 
152  2220     WIFI   1460  Florence, NJ       301       .5     1115
Feb 19 
153  1839     WGOP    540  Pokomoke City, MD  481       .243   2016
154  1909     WSNR    620  Jersey City, NJ    287      7.6      740 
155  1924     CFTR    680  Toronto, ON        242     50        515
156  1930     WCBM    680  Baltimore,MD       320     20        744
157  2102     CMJC    750  Mayari Arrib,CU   2431      1       8103
158  2133     CMBB    790  Guanabacoa, CU    2184     50       4648
159  2145     CIGM    790  Sudbury, ON        562     50       1196
160  2156     WKGE    850  Johnstwon, PA      281     10        702
161  2255      WHO   1040  Des Moines, IA    1355     50       2884
162  2302     WEPN   1050  New York, NY       289     50        615
Feb 20
163  2027     CHGM   1150  Gaspe, QU         1216      5       3287
164  2152     WEAE   1250  Pittsburgh, PA     325      5        878
Feb 21
165  0031     WCHV   1260  Charlottesville,VA 477     2.5      1404
166  0033     CJBK   1290  London, ON         357     10        892
167  0100     WJFK   1300  Baltimore, MD      325      5        878
168  1355     WQOR    750  Olyphant, PA       148      1.6      462  
169  1400     WLSV    790  Wellsville, NY      83      1        277
170  1406     WBEN    930  Buffalo, NY        183      5        494
171  2252     WEUP   1700  Huntsville, AL    1184      1       3947
172  2257     CJLO   1690  Montreal, QU       444      1       1480
173  2304     WVON   1690  Berwyn, IL         889     10       2225
174  2326     WDSS   1680  Ada, MI            700       .68    2471
175  2332     WTDY   1670  Madison, WI       1021      1       3403
176  2345     WKSH   1640  Sussex, WI         923      1       3076
Feb 22
177  0000     WRDW   1630  Agusta,GA         1067      1       3557
178  0018     WPNT   1620  South Bend, IN     774      1       2580
179  0206     WLAC   1510  Nashville, TN     1073     50       2283
180  2035     WWRV   1330  New York, NY       285      5        770
181  2151     WTRU    830  Kennersville, NC  1822     10       1822

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