GB3PKT: 10 GHz beacon

GB3PKT is a 10 GHz beacon located on the roof of the Martello Tower.  The beacon is GPS locked to 10.368945 GHz and transmits using both CW and JT11.

 

The slot antenna is directional towards Europe in one direction and Colchester in the other.

GB3PKT aerial on the roof of the Martello Tower

GB3PKT aerial on the Martello Tower

The view towards Colchester from the GB3PKT aerial on the roof of the Martello Tower

The view towards Colchester from GB3PKT

The GB3PKT equipment in the shack of the Martello Tower.

GB3PKT in the shack

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