Polarisation Matters !

In the examples below are Meteor Scatter Pings from Hudiksvall in Sweden which is a Vertically Polarised 60Kw Transmitter.

Using a 5 element horizontal beam and a 5 element Vertical Beam the difference in signal strengths is quite evident.

 

Meteor Scatter 2020

Station

Country Freq Aerial Polarisation PI Code PS Time Date
   SR P1 on Vertical Beam Sweden 87.60 Vertical E201 ????1_?? 1750 13 Aug 20
   SR P1 on Horizontal Beam Sweden 87.60 Horizontal No PI Logged No PS Logged 1750 13 Aug 20
 
   SR P1 on Vertical Beam Sweden 87.60 Vertical E201 No PS Logged 1640 14 Aug 20
   SR P1 on Horizontal Beam Sweden 87.60 Horizontal No PI Logged No PS Logged 1640 14 Aug 20
 
   SR P1 on Vertical Beam Sweden 87.60 Vertical E201 No PS Logged 1412 15 Aug 20
   SR P1 on Horizontal Beam Sweden 87.60 Horizontal No PI Logged No PS Logged 1412 15 Aug 20
 
   SR P1 on Vertical Beam Sweden 87.60 Vertical E201 No PS Logged 0920 10 Nov 20
   SR P1 on Horizontal Beam Sweden 87.60 Horizontal No PI Logged No PS Logged 0920 10 Nov 20
 

In this example below SR P1 from Visby in Sweden which is a Horizontally Polarised 60Kw Transmitter.

Using a 5 element horizontal beam and a 5 element Vertical Beam the difference in signal strengths is quite evident.

 

Meteor Scatter 2020

Station

Country Freq Aerial Polarisation PI Code PS Time Date
   SR P1 on Horizontal Beam Sweden 87.60 Horizontal E201 No PS Logged 0021 19 Nov 20
   SR P1 on Vertical Beam Sweden 87.60 Vertical No PI Logged No PS Logged 0021 19 Nov 20
 
   SR P1 on Horizontal Beam Sweden 87.60 Horizontal E201 No PS Logged 0021 29 Nov 20
   SR P1 on Vertical Beam Sweden 87.60 Vertical No PI Logged No PS Logged 0021 29 Nov 20
 

                                            

                                                                                 

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