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by wergor
Wed Mar 08, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: ubuntu 16.04 and gnu radio: only noise
Replies: 3
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ubuntu 16.04 and gnu radio: only noise

i have installed the rtl-sdr drivers following this tutorial: http://doc.lijun.li/sdr-get-started-with-software-defined-ratio-using-rtl-sdr.html and was able to receive a radio station with rtl_fm -f 89.2e6 -M wbfm -s 200000 -r 48000 - | aplay -r 48k -f S16_LE . both spektrum and RTL_SDR_Wide_Spectr...
by wergor
Thu Aug 25, 2016 6:52 am
Forum: Antennas
Topic: wideband antenna for satellite reception
Replies: 4
Views: 7251

Re: wideband antenna for satellite reception

thank you both.
I think I'll start with QFH and try some yagis some time in the future. I didn't know about vivaldi antennas, thanks for pointing these out.
by wergor
Tue Aug 23, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: Antennas
Topic: wideband antenna for satellite reception
Replies: 4
Views: 7251

wideband antenna for satellite reception

Hi, I bought a rtl-sdr.com v3 dongle last week that I would like to use for satellite reception. I'm not interested in any specific satellite but want to receive satellites throughout the dongle's frequency range - from NOAA/Meteor and Funcube to Inmarsat and Iridium, preferably with a single antenn...