[amsat-bb] Re: FUNcube Dongle pro

Mark L. Hammond marklhammond at gmail.com
Thu Nov 21 10:46:07 PST 2013

Vince, it works very well with rotating yagis and preamps!

Here is my uggested software list, from easiest to get running, to more
complex and full featured:

SDR-Radio V2

It's a great device.  Also makes nice panadapter, but it's a great receiver
by all means.


Mark N8MH

On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 1:31 PM, Vince Fiscus, KB7ADL <vlfiscus at mcn.net>wrote:

> At 10:14 AM 11/21/2013 -0800, "Ken Swaggart" <k.swaggart at charter.net>
> wrote:
>> Vince,
>> I've been using SDR# with my FunCube Dongle Pro and have been very
>> pleased with it's performance and the available plug-ins. Here's the site:
>> http://sdrsharp.com/
>> And some more info at:
>> http://www.pe0sat.vgnet.nl/sdr/sdr-software/sdrsharp/
>> Primarily I've been using it as a panadapter to monitor the first IF of
>> my FT-847.
>> 73,
>> Ken, W7KKE
> Thanks Ken,
> That was my next question, hit send on the first email too soon. I
> was wondering if anyone was using it with outdoor antenna's & preamp
> with any success, or if it's mainly only useful for tapping off
> the I.F. on another receiver.
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Mark L. Hammond [N8MH]

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