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by aurgathor
Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: SD# and XP
Replies: 5
Views: 3159

Re: SD# and XP

> So I took my dongal out to the new shack and hooked it up to the ladder line on my 80 M antenna and was underwhelmed with what I could hear. It's hard to say without a signal generator who or what is at fault, but I can't think of several things: 1. there could be an impedance mismatch between you...
by aurgathor
Fri Apr 27, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Other SDR Devices
Topic: SDR# stops playing when using Airspy HF+
Replies: 3
Views: 4460

Re: SDR# stops playing when using Airspy HF+

I do not think data rate in itself is much of an issue in any way, though I'd definitely prefer USB 3.0 for the HF+. The cheap 8-bit SDRs usually run at 2.4 Msp/s and 16 times more data is just 38.4 Msp/s, more than enough to go through USB 2.0. But I don't think the AirSpy sends that much data anyh...
by aurgathor
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: Other SDR Devices
Topic: SDR# stops playing when using Airspy HF+
Replies: 3
Views: 4460

SDR# stops playing when using Airspy HF+

I have a couple of cheap SDRs (NooElec & SDR-RTL v3); and an AIRSPY HF+, and I mostly use them to listen to FM stations. With respect to performance, the AIRSPY HF+ is significantly better than the others; however, SDR# stops playback roughly once in an hour for no apparent reason when using the Air...