Tag Archives: Shortwave Radios

Universal Radio has priced the Bonito 1102S RadioJet very competitively

Universal Radio has published the price of the Bonito 1102S RadioJet at $699.95 US and they are taking orders. Universal’s price is  $300 less than that of the Microtelecom Perseus ($999.95 US) and the $200 less than the WinRadio Excalibur ($899.95 US). … Continue reading

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Update: Bonito 1102S RadioJet has FCC approval

I just received the word from Dennis at Bonito. The Bonito 1102S RadioJet SDR (software defined receiver) now has FCC approval.  This means that the RadioJet will be available for purchase in the US. We will be reviewing the RadioJet … Continue reading

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List price of Bonito 1102S RadioJet for US

Universal Radio has published the “List Price” of the Bonito 1102S RadioJet at  $784.00 US. This could make the RadioJet a very strong competitor to other SDRs on the market in North America. The list price (not necessarily the final … Continue reading

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CDNSE Newstar DR111 First Review

Based on this initial review, it appears that the CDNSE Newstar DR111 is an improvement over the company’s last portable DRM radio, the DiWave. (Source: DRMNA.info) [T]he unit is quite sensitive. RNZI evenings at 17675kHz and 13730kHz can be received … Continue reading

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DX-Antwerp special broadcast May 12th

(Source: DX-Antwerp) The Belgian club, DX-Antwerp, is celebrating its 30th anniversary on May 12th. They’re airing a commemorative shortwave broadcast on the following schedule: 0430-0530 UTC 17880 kHz Issoudun F AM India 0800-0900 UTC 9680 kHz Issoudun F AM Western-Europe 1200-1300 UTC 6015 kHz Issoudun F DRM … Continue reading

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Fernando’s review of the Bonito 1102S RadioJet software defined receiver

SWLing Post reader and fellow SW radio reviewer, Fernando, has apprised us of his review of the Bonito 1102S RadioJet. While his site is in German, which we don’t read or speak here, Google Translate gives us English speakers a … Continue reading

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Grundig G2 Reporter now shipping

The Grundig G2 Reporter is now shipping from Universal Radio. The price is $149.95. It’s worth noting that Universal has a lot of images of the radio, including photos of the box and contents. I’ll post reviews of the G2 … Continue reading

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