Date : 17/11/2020
Update : 18/11/2020
In this article i want to present my SDR setup, it run with Whip Antenna by OK2ZI,
An SDR Dongle with a frequency convertor and a simple Raspberry PI.
Here is my SDR installation directly on my terrace (I brought in 5V and 12V):
[Whip-Antenna] ——— [ Alim/Adaptator]——–[down-converter]——-[sdr-dongle]——–[PI4]———[ethernet+12V/5V]
Here I soldered the connection cable directly to the card with the SDR USB key
and all equipment takes place in a waterproof case :
Here is the active antenna that we see in gray attached to the top of my mast :
In next article i will show how to configure software with Raspberry and SDR on Windows.
Equipement SDR and converter come from :
Active Antenna come from Bangood :
« ANTENNE ACTIVE 10KHZ À 30MHZ MINI FOUET HF LF VLF VHF SDR RX AVEC CÂBLE PORTABLE »
Based on OK2ZI work : http://www.ok2zi.cz/whipkit.pdf
Rack project :