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RTL-SDR and Ham It Up In a Box
On the thisisnt.com blog, the author has posted about his project where he placed the rtl-sdr dongle, and a ham-it-up upconverter together into a metal box. This helps with shielding out interference, and also in helping to tidy up the cabling.