How to Install RTL.SDR Successfully & Configure


Here is my new RTL SDR: 100KHz-1.7GHz Full Band UV HF RTL-SDR Receiver. RTL is short for RTL2832U. The Realtek RTL2832U chipset was a popular choice for digital video broadcast (DVB-T) receivers, whose original purpose was to receive video. It was discovered that these could be repurposed and turned into wideband SDR receivers. These devices … Read more

Exciting news – KX3 ordered

I’m excited to announce that I have just placed my order for a brand new Elecraft KX3 transceiver. I’ll definitely do an un-boxing video when it arrives and you can see that on my YouTube channel: The Radio Hobbyist. Here is the radio- And here is my wife’s reaction- Elecraft KX3 Features: Ultra-portable, all-band/all-mode high-performance … Read more