N3BSQ/B 10 Meter Beacon

Some information about the N3BSQ/B 10 Meter Beacon

The Transmitter for the N3BSQ/B is a Little Joe 10 Meter

The Beacon Controller for the N3BSQ/B is a The Freakin' Beacon

I had to add a few miscellaneous parts from Radio Shack.

Here are a few pictures of the completed beacon

The physical location of the N3BSQ/B is in my backyard about 10 feet above the ground.

The frequency of the Beacon is 28.2535

Latitude: 40° 18' 17" N (deg min sec), 40.3047° (decimal), 4018.28N (LORAN)
Longitude: 80° 4' 17" W (deg min sec), -80.0713° (decimal), 08004.28W (LORAN)
Elevation: 366 meters (1200 feet) -- validated against 355 metres (1165 feet) from NED Contiguous U. S. 1/3E arc second elevation data
Location: Bethel Park, PA US
County: Allegheny, PA

The N3BSQ/B message is as follows vvv de n3bsq/b bethel park, pa en90xh 73's n3bsq/b

I have added an online qsl report for the beacon.