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by Dingus
Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Newb trying to receive Weather Faxes
Replies: 4
Views: 1482

Re: Newb trying to receive Weather Faxes

Thank you for your reply. I understand steps 3-5, but completely clueless on everything contained in steps 1-2. It sounds like there's a lot of good information in there, I just don't know how to make sense of it! LOL It seems, however, that Step 0 for me is to get a short wave antenna? I found some...
by Dingus
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Newb trying to receive Weather Faxes
Replies: 4
Views: 1482

Newb trying to receive Weather Faxes

Hi all, I'm a complete newbie to SDR, but I've managed to get the RTL-SDR dongle working with my Mac and using the GQRX software to tune in local FM radio stations and AM air traffic communications. <whew> With that said, I have ZERO radio experience - this is me just dipping my toe into it. The mai...