The odds were not optimal this year, with the ongoing Corona pandemic. In the early Sunday morning, the rain was pouring down and heavy wind gusts made it hard to even take a peek of the antennas outdoors. The transmitter
Due to the ongoing Corona pandemic, the board of the association Alexander has decided to cancel all of the summer evening shows with the corresponding broadcast start. However, the association plans to conduct two broadcasts with the Alexanderson Alternator on
The annual transmission on Alexanderson Day with the Alexanderson Alternator on VLF 17.2 kHz with the call sign SAQ will take place Sunday, July 5th, 2020. Two transmissions are scheduled as follows: Startup and tuning at 10:30 (08:30 UTC) with a transmission of
During the year maintenance work has been done on some parts of the long-wave antenna. This was e.g. notable during the summer when the SAQ-transmission on Alexanderson day was cancelled. Unfortunately we have to inform you that also the traditional
The Alexander association greets all visitors welcome to Alexanderson Day, Sunday, July 3, 2016, 10-16. Here is the program, subject to changes: All day Fixed times (Local time unless otherwise indicated) Alex labb Experiments for all ages! 10.15 Guided walk
On Christmas morning, December 24th (UTC YearDay 358) , we will try to start the over 90 years old mechanical transmitter and send out a message. The transmitter will be started around 07:30 UTC (08:30 CET) and at 08:00 UTC
See how the transmitter is started up and how a message is sent out into the ether.