Monday, November 14, 2022

SAQ to broadcast November 16


Grimeton Radio SAQ

To commemorate the UNESCO 50th anniversary, World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station has scheduled* SAQ to be on the air at 17:00 CET (16:00 UTC) on Wednesday, November 16th, 2022, to send out a peace message to the whole world, using the 200kW Alexanderson alternator from 1924, on 17.2 kHz CW. 

Transmission schedule & YouTube Live stream

16:25 CET (15:25 UTC): Live stream on YouTube begins.

16:30 CET (16:30 UTC): Startup and tuning of the Alexanderson Alternator SAQ.

17:00 CET (16:00 UTC): Transmission of a message from SAQ.

Test Transmissions

There may be some test transmissions on Tuesday, Nov. 15th or on Wednesday, Nov. 16th. Details about the time for the tests will be published on our website, possibly with short notice. During the tests, SAQ will be on air for shorter periods of time, when we will be carrying out some tests and measurements. Your comments are welcome to

Live Video from World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station

The event can be seen live on our YouTube Channel or by following

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