Bonito Boni-Whip Active Antenna

Bonito mini whip

The Radio Hobbyist has just ordered one of these compact antennas. Stay tuned for an unboxing video and then a follow-up review of this interesting antenna. The Bonito Boni-Whip© active antenna receives from 20 kHz to 300 MHz with impressive performance … despite its modest size. It is great for portable operation, mobile and maritime … Read more

The ELAD ASA-15 antenna splitter

ELAD ASA-15

If you have more shortwave radios than you have antennas this is the solution for you. This is the proper way to share your antennas among your receivers. With an antenna splitter. The ELAD ASA-15 This passive splitter covers 5 MHz to 1GHz so there are no losses.

A word for Shortwave Beginners

Kchibo KK-9803

A few things about shortwave radio: The time of day matters – more specifically where the night-path is relative to you and the station you are listening to. The path that allows shortwave to propagate to the other side of the world is created by the Sun ionizing the ionosphere – too much and you … Read more