I just put up this new shortwave antenna to replace the unimpressive Bonito antenna I had. This random wire antenna is performing really well. See for yourself! This is a multiband receiving antenna and is homemade. Often referred to as Long Wire Balun, the WR-LWA-0130 adapter is used to match the impedance of a long … Read more
I sold my Excalibur G31DDC this evening. Here is a last photo before it gets packed and shipped off to its new owner. I’m hoping to find a Perseus SDR to replace it. Know anyone selling theirs?
Here is a recording of Trenton Volmet, which comes from Canada. Using a WinRadio G31DDC with a Par end-fed EF-SWL antenna. 6754 kHz 2340 UTC I demonstrate the use of a notch filter to take out a heterodyne.
Yesterday I posted this video on YouTube, of the shortwave listening setup I had brought with me on my trip to The Bahamas, for a week’s vacation. My hopes were to get some nice tropical loggings and as well just get a feel for how things sound differently from here. I have run into some … Read more
Now that I have my WiNRADiO G31 up and running, my next concern is getting a decent antenna connected to it. I currently have a random length wire connected to it which is about 25 feet long. It’s not that high up either. The roof of my house is higher so it’s not ideal. It’s … Read more