Category Archives: Manufacturers

Bonito releases the AntennaJet ASM300 Antenna Switch and Mixer

Dennis Walter, President of the Germany-based radio manufacturer Bonito, has just informed me that their AntennaJet ASM300 has now been officially released. Bonito’s website describes the ASM300: With the AntennaJet ASM 300, we add another component to our supplies of … Continue reading

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Cross Country Wireless introduces an HF Upconverter

(Source: Southgate ARC) Cross Country Wireless have just released a HF Upconverter. This will allow HF or VHF SDR receivers such as the RTLSDR dongles, Funcube or our own SDR-4+ receiver to work on HF, LF and VLF. Unlike other … Continue reading

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The Amazing World of Short Wave Listening: Hallicrafters 45 RPM

SWLing Post reader, Michael Black, remembers the Hallicrafters 45 RPM promotional record in a comment: “All this talk of early listening, especially when it’s about the same period I joined in, reminds me of the Hallicrafter’s 45RPM record that was used … Continue reading

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Bonito’s AntennaJet ASM 300 coming soon

(Source: Bonito Press Release) Bonito AntennaJet ASM300 With the AntennaJet ASM 300, we add another component to our supplies of receiving equipment. It is USB-controlled and you can connect up to three different receiving antennas from 9 kHz – 300 … Continue reading

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Review of the CommRadio CR-1 software defined radio

The following review of the CommRadio CR-1 was first published in the August 2013 issue of Monitoring Times magazine. CommRadio CR-1 By and large, new products on our radio receiver market these days tend to be SDRs or software-defined radios. … Continue reading

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Phil identifies mystery radio as the Digitech Audio AR1945

SWLing Post reader, Phil, noticed the unidentified radio from this post as the Digitech Audio AR1945. He comments: This radio has been released in Australia via the Jaycar Electronics Stores as the Digitech Audio AR 1945. It has all the … Continue reading

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HackRF: open source SDR on Kickstarter

Michael Ossmann is making a business out of developing and producing open-source hardware. His latest creation is called HackRF, and in less than a day, it has been fully backed on Kickstarter raising over $290,000 US with 25 days left to … Continue reading

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