Re: Local Power Lines and DXing
We are in rural SW England and have overhead power and telephone lines,toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
the latter swamping HF reception with VDSL outspew.
Recently, a new 11kV-230V transformer was installed in the adjacent field.
Even before our houses were re-connected, QRM jumped up to about S6-7.
In the 8 hours without mains power, noise was S1.
(The friendly chaps also put their digger shovel through our water-supply pipe...)
On 07/12/2020 11:34, radiojayallen wrote:
Yes, you can walk around your neighborhood and listen.
And driving around you will hear how the noise from overhead lines varies.