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by jon
Fri Feb 03, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: New Users' experiences
Topic: Sensitivity to long USB cable?
Replies: 9
Views: 7199

Re: Sensitivity to long USB cable?

The only worry about very long coax lengths at VHF and above is that the losses in the cable become more significant, the higher the frequency - this table illustrates the numbers involved - http://www.w4rp.com/ref/coax.html
by jon
Fri Jan 27, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: New Users' experiences
Topic: Best General Coverage Receiver I've ever owned!
Replies: 3
Views: 1685

Best General Coverage Receiver I've ever owned!

Many thanks to G3VDS for his nice comments on eHam reviews..... G3VDS Rating: 5/5 Jan 25, 2017 05:32 S Best General Coverage Receiver I've ever owned! Time owned: 0 to 3 months I first bought an RSP1 last year and it worked well. I traded up to the RSP2 recently because I wanted the filters, softwar...
by jon
Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: Code Corner
Topic: Propagation-triggered recording
Replies: 5
Views: 3735

Re: Propagation-triggered recording

I had a similar thought that you could capture CW signals on any of the HF bands and then (using CW Skimmer or similar) capture callsign prefixes (to make it simple, search and log strings immediately following ‘CQ DE’) Then with a simple look up table a programme could allow you to identify the lik...
by jon
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: SDRplay News
Topic: Good news for Elecraft K3 users of RSP2
Replies: 0
Views: 1527

Good news for Elecraft K3 users of RSP2

Tom (the author) has just announced that he has updated Win4K3 to support the RSP2. See http://va2fsq.com/ - he's also experimenting with producing 3D Spectrograms - see a demo of how it might look on https://youtu.be/AwB-4OycS6o (The RSP1 has been supported for some months now and is proving to be ...
by jon
Sun Jan 15, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: New Users' experiences
Topic: Setting up as a Panadapter for TS590SG (HDSDR, VSPE, TRX-Manager and Logic9)
Replies: 3
Views: 6656

Re: Setting up as a Panadapter for TS590SG (HDSDR, VSPE, TRX-Manager and Logic9)

Follow the VSPE guide under "Device, Create" and choose "Splitter". Under "Virtual port" select COM7, under "Data source serial" select COM3 (which should be a "real" serial hardware COM port in your PC). When this emulation is running multiple prog...
by jon
Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: SDRplay News
Topic: ADS-B (dump 1090) is now available for Windows users on the RSP2
Replies: 0
Views: 1468

ADS-B (dump 1090) is now available for Windows users on the RSP2

ADS-B (dump 1090) is now available for Windows users on the RSP2 (other platforms to follow) - The RSP1 is already supported on multiple platforms. To use for plane tracking, download both the documentation and the software from http://www.sdrplay.com/downloads/ - please note the documentation dated...
by jon
Mon Jan 09, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: SDRplay related
Topic: Fake SDR-Console V3 Preview buttons?
Replies: 3
Views: 1499

Re: Fake SDR-Console V3 Preview buttons?

Hi. SDR-Console is supported by advertising and what you have clicked on are the advertising sponsors 'download' buttons. I have added a comment on our posting to point this out and Simon Brown has added the word 'Downloads' in a larger font so that it is easier to see it within the body of his web ...
by jon
Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: SDRplay News
Topic: SDR-Console support for RSP1 and now RSP2
Replies: 0
Views: 1324

SDR-Console support for RSP1 and now RSP2

Simon Brown has kindly updated SDR-Console V3 Preview to fully support both the RSP1 and the RSP2- you can download the software from http://sdr-radio.com/v3_preview_downloads
by jon
Wed Dec 28, 2016 1:21 pm
Forum: SDRplay News
Topic: Latest news for Linux and MAC users of the SDRplay RSP2
Replies: 0
Views: 1383

Latest news for Linux and MAC users of the SDRplay RSP2

The RSP2-compatible SoapySDRPlay code has been pushed back to the original author, but can temporarily available from our github repository until it's merged back into the official github site. Our software team have also included this new version in the Mac API installer which is now available on t...
by jon
Fri Dec 23, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: SDRplay News
Topic: HDSDR now works with the RSP2
Replies: 0
Views: 1545

HDSDR now works with the RSP2

SDRuno 1.12, RSP1 & RSP2 ExtIO plugins and new API released. http://www.sdrplay.com/downloads - the new API includes bug fixes, improvements to the AGC alorithm and gain mapping for both RSP1 and RSP2. The new EXTIO plugin works with both the RSP1 and the RSP2, meaning RSP2 users can now use HDS...

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