Category Archives: Videos

This African ISP commercial may be the best amateur radio promotion ever

Many thanks to my buddy Ulis (K3LU) for sharing this brilliant commercial:

Posted in Ham Radio, News, Videos | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Sproutie hears the Shortwave Shindig

SWLing Post reader, Dave Richards (AA7EE), made a short video of his regen receiver “Sproutie” tuned to the Shortwave Shindig Friday evening. Dave writes: “I was quite pleased with the fidelity. Of course, the skirts on a regen are quite … Continue reading

Posted in How To, News, Recordings, Shortwave Radio, Videos | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Video: Dan compares the Sony ICF-6800W with several benchmark receivers

Check out this video of Dan Robinson comparing his Sony ICF-6800 with the JRC NRD-301A, Eddystone 1650/9, RFT EKD-515, Drake R7A, and the WJ8718A/MFP: Thanks for sharing, Dan! Impressive lineup!

Posted in News, Radios, Reviews, Shortwave Radio, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Video: Chris reviews the Tecsun 2P3 AM radio kit

SWLing Post reader, Chris, writes: “I just wanted to let you know that I just put together the Tecsun 2P3 AM radio kit over the holiday break. I wanted to also let you know that I made a YouTube review … Continue reading

Posted in AM, How To, Kits, News, Reviews, Videos | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Tom Stiles’ Eton Satellit video reviews

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, Thomas Ally, who points out that Tom Stiles has published an array of videos featuring the Eton Satellit. The actual reviews and features begin with TRRS #0446. Click here to view the complete Eton Satellit … Continue reading

Posted in News, Shortwave Radio Reviews, Videos | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Allan’s video review of the CountyComm GP5/SSB

SWLing Post contributor, Dave Zantow (N9EWO), writes: Allan’s (W2AEW) excellent “You Tube” Video has just been posted here on the CountyComm GP-5/SSB: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JuEPJ3qGu_g Many thanks for sharing this video, Dave! Readers: I suggest you check out the library of informative … Continue reading

Posted in News, Reviews, Shortwave Radio Reviews, Videos | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Video: Dave’s “Sproutie” home-brew regenerative receiver in action!

My good buddy, Dave Richards (AA7EE), has just posted videos of his home-brew regenerative receiver–nicknamed “The Sproutie.” [You may recall an earlier post about this very receiver.] Below, you’ll find a video where Dave tunes in broadcasters with The Sproutie–she certainly … Continue reading

Posted in Ham Radio, How To, News, Radios, Shortwave Radio, Videos | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment