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by Jekko
Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Antennas
Topic: What is a good wide range antenna for desktop sdr
Replies: 4
Views: 471

Re: What is a good wide range antenna for desktop sdr

in my experience there is no antenna that could work "right to your desktop". There is too much RFI in the house, LCD TV, Neon lamps, electronics... Into your house you can at best get the broadcast radio, especially if you live in a city. If you put the antenna in the balcony, at least at one meter...
by Jekko
Mon Aug 26, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Antennas
Topic: Upcoming patch l-band antenna
Replies: 1
Views: 1038

Upcoming patch l-band antenna

Hi there, In one of the last posts of the blog i read that rtl-sdr will come out with a new l-band patch antenna and this is a great news. The post says that the antenna will work from 1525 up to 1637 MHz. It is a quite wide range for this band, but unfortunately aeroAmbe (voice from aeroAcars) are ...
by Jekko
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtlsdr v3 + raspberry 3 + powerbank
Replies: 2
Views: 654

Re: rtlsdr v3 + raspberry 3 + powerbank

So, if someone other would have the problem, i inform that i bought this powerbank https://www.amazon.it/RAVPower-Batteria-Caricabatterie-Portatile-Smartphone/dp/B01G5DQ946/ And it works with the raspi 3b+ and the dongle like a charm. Tonight i used it for three hours without any loss of power. Hope...
by Jekko
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtlsdr v3 + raspberry 3 + powerbank
Replies: 2
Views: 654

rtlsdr v3 + raspberry 3 + powerbank

Hello, i have an rtlsdr v3, and a raspberry pi 3b+ with the case and the little cooling fan. I would like to use the rtlsdr v3 via tcp without connecting the raspi the electrical line so i am thinking to buy a power bank. Which powerbank should i use to make the raspi work with the rtlsdr v3 for at ...
by Jekko
Mon May 20, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Raspberry pi 3 b+ and rtl-sdr
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Re: Raspberry pi 3 b+ and rtl-sdr

I would like to use gqrx to record iq streams, if the pi is powerful enough to handle the duty
by Jekko
Mon May 20, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Raspberry pi 3 b+ and rtl-sdr
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Raspberry pi 3 b+ and rtl-sdr

Hello, A friend of mine gave me as a gift for my bitrhday a raspberry pi 3 b+. I would like to use it with the rtl-sdr v3 dongle. My question is: does exist a distribution for raspberry pi ready to use for the rtl-sdr? I know that it exists for the rsp1a but i don't know if it works for the rtl-sdr ...
by Jekko
Thu May 02, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Sdr# and dsd+
Replies: 1
Views: 507

Re: Sdr# and dsd+

Could you post an image of the text that you see in dsd+?

If you read IDLE it means that no communications are present, it's not a problem of your setup.
by Jekko
Mon Apr 29, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Other SDR Devices
Topic: SDR Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 2143

SDR Upgrade

Hello, first of all let me say that i am really enthusiast of rtl-sdr v3. I bought it in October and with very cheap price i got into a world with a ton of signals, voices and things to do. I am really grateful to the rtl-sdr blog to have developed a product with such elevate price/quality ratio. It...
by Jekko
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Antennas
Topic: Balun
Replies: 2
Views: 1135

Balun

Hello, because of the low price i decided to buy and test this balun, like the raccomandation of the rtl-sdr site. https://www.amazon.com/NooElec-Balun-One-Nine-Applications/dp/B00R09WHT6/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&qid=1446695675&sr=8-1&keywords=nooelec+balun&linkCode=sl1&tag=rsv0f-20&linkId=4018a6ecc5...
by Jekko
Mon Mar 18, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: need help with SDRSharp TETRA plugin
Replies: 1
Views: 683

need help with SDRSharp TETRA plugin

Hello everybody. I have installed the new version of TETRA Plugin by Vasili (January 2019) but I don't like it. It seems too much heavy for my pc. I want to turn back to the old version but...I HAVE DELETED IT! :cry: And in the site I can't find the older version! Does somebody have the link or the ...