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by radiowaz
Thu Jan 11, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtl-sdr CHEAP
Replies: 12
Views: 5493

Re: rtl-sdr CHEAP

I did it worked and can go up to 1.7ghz now,, its a v2.. I was going to buy a v3 but ham friend of mine says to much noise and specious emitions on the v3 modle.. don't know for a fact, but thanks for the help !!
by radiowaz
Tue Jan 09, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Trouble receiving anything?
Replies: 17
Views: 20011

Re: Trouble receiving anything?

well I don't think that that is my problem A10 8 core AMD at 4ghz with 1600 ram (8gb), I get lots of band hiss but don't see much in the way of signals.. switch back and forth between Sharp# and HDSDR and doesn't even look like the same band (says it is). I will figure it out eventually, just someth...
by radiowaz
Mon Jan 08, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Trouble receiving anything?
Replies: 17
Views: 20011

Re: Trouble receiving anything?

I've just started using sharp# and am not having great luck with it,, (will work on it today) but the way to see if everything is right might be to install HDSDR.. I found it very easy to set up and run and (with a little help from here) I get great signals and the entire band (make sure in the RTL ...
by radiowaz
Sun Jan 07, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: limited recption
Replies: 2
Views: 1629

Re: limited recption

boy , that was easy,, I'm getting old and all this crap just slips thru my brain cells,, I can't wait to dribble water from a glass as I drink, and have a constant diet of oatmeal, and poop in a bag.. But really ,, thank you very much for answering my question,, will let you know how I do.. TNX CUL ...
by radiowaz
Sat Jan 06, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: limited recption
Replies: 2
Views: 1629

limited recption

This dongle is the one that receives to 1.7ghz but I can't even tune past 30mhz .. using HDSDR. between 0hz and 30 there is not problem (unless you are not to get am broadcast at 27mhz, they id them selfs as all the stations in the am band) When I get to 28.000.000 tuner just goes back to 0mhz. wher...
by radiowaz
Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtl-sdr CHEAP
Replies: 12
Views: 5493

Re: rtl-sdr CHEAP

same picture that was posted on the ebay site , antenna, base, usb cable and receiver.. BUT my new purchase has now been cx by ebay (no explanation ) and have refunded my money thru paypal. told me not to expect to receive anything from this person even though said he shipped.. so guess you were rig...
by radiowaz
Fri Jan 05, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtl-sdr CHEAP
Replies: 12
Views: 5493

Re: rtl-sdr CHEAP

I guess I'll see soon enough, they have shipped (something !) should take about 4 weeks (so it says). First one took 7 weeks to get.
by radiowaz
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtl-sdr CHEAP
Replies: 12
Views: 5493

Re: rtl-sdr CHEAP

NOt a scam as far as I can tell, I have one already and am purchasing a second one.. Maybe they are stolen (that a joke) :lol: but worst on worst is--- well there is not a bad side,, I spent 10.29 for one and works great, if for some reason I don't get the second one -- lets see I get my $10.29 back...
by radiowaz
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtl-sdr CHEAP
Replies: 12
Views: 5493

Re: rtl-sdr CHEAP

ps:: include small antenna, usb cable antenna base and of course the radio... IF it doesn't work don't screw around with Paypal (they are a joke anyway) or ebay (second joke of the day)to get your money back,,, just call your CC company and CX they payment to them.. I works ALOT better !
by radiowaz
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: rtl-sdr CHEAP
Replies: 12
Views: 5493

rtl-sdr CHEAP

Normally I wouldn't pass along a sale like this but at this price how could you go wrong.. receivers - Brand New (from China of course) R820t ver 2 Not v3. (from what I hear the 2 is a little bit better than the 3 anyway.) There is a guy selling on ebay for $10.29 and that includes shipping. I have ...