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by SeanL
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Help understanding use of "Upconverter"
Replies: 5
Views: 1283

Re: Help understanding use of "Upconverter"

To Stromeko & hotpaw2: thanks for your replies. It makes sense now. I agree the manufacturers description could be better.
by SeanL
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Help understanding use of "Upconverter"
Replies: 5
Views: 1283

Re: Help understanding use of "Upconverter"

Thanks for your reply hotpaw2, but I'm still confused!! I get what you are saying (sort of!) and that was my original understand for the need to have an upconverter however, going by the manufacturer's description, passthrough mode is for frequencies between 300 Hz and 6 GHz - that's well beyond the...
by SeanL
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Help understanding use of "Upconverter"
Replies: 5
Views: 1283

Help understanding use of "Upconverter"

Hi all, I would be grateful if somebody could explain how to correctly use an upconverter. I am relatively new to SDR but I have a reasonable understanding of radio frequencies etc. My setup is as follows: Hardware: NooElec NESDR SMArTee v2 dongle + NooElec Ham It Up Plus HF Upconverter Software: SD...