Wind Rose republic of poland communication station szczecin radio

Panorama of Szczecin

Szczecin Radio has been on the air since September 1, 2012. Its responsibilities are broad and diverse. The primary mission as well as all of CB communications is to provide support for citizens. We help vehiceles to get safely their destinations, warn about the road hazards and broadcast official weather warnings. Szczecin Radio provides emergency communications for citizens in case of emergency and disasters.

The antenna system consists of phased arrays, broadside arrays, vee beams and omni-directional characterized by the high radiation efficiency. Antennas are made of EN AW-6060 aluminum tubes. Vee Beams are made of copper wires and are intended for use in the fields. The antenna system is placed 15m above the very good soil. We work 27020 kHz AM, 27180 kHz AM and the well known international SSB frequencies.

The main transmitter site is located on the hills surrounding the city of Szczecin. The alternate site is located on the lake shore. Our station runs Voltcraft FSP-11330 Fixed Voltage PS. Transmitters are two units of President Lincoln II v3, Albrecht 2990 AFS and Yaesu FT-450D. We have Zetagi BV-2001 MK4 amplifier that is able to feed 1.2k Watts PEP into the antenna system.

Another part of our activity is the radio hobby. A long-distance HF voice communication and designing / development of antenna systems for the radio enthusiasts all around the World are a good way to spend free time. Operators of Szczecin Radio enjoys every contact based either on the ground-wave propagation or the ionospheric reflection. International SSB frequencies we work Станция Связи 999 (RUS), COMMSTA 999 (USA) and 161#999 (EUR). For overseas activations and special events the assigned call-sign is SNN.

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