Short Wave Broadcast Bands for the Africa Region

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Metre Band
(in Metres)
Megahertz Band
(in Megahertz)
Frequency Range
(in Kilohertz)
Metre Bands used by TWR in Africa
120 2 2,300-2,495
90 3 3,200-3,400 Yes
75 4 3,900-4,000
60 5 4,750-5,060 Yes
49 6 5,900-6,200 Yes
41 7 7,200-7,450 Yes
31 9 9,400-9,990 Yes
25 11 11,600-12,100 Yes
22 13 13,570-13,870
19 15 15,100-15,800
16 17 17,480-17,900
15 19 18,900-19,020
13 21 21,450-21,750
11 23 25,600-26,100

2004.05 swz sw antenna

A picture of a Log-Periodic Antenna at the TWR Transmitter Station in Swaziland.  It would be very neat to have one of these at home to connect to my short wave radio!!