Getting started with SDR receivers

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Low cost SDRs are a great way for newcomers to radio to get started. This video which SDRplay put together, illustrates how easy it is to get started with short wave listening using an RSP1A. The tips given, particularly to do with setting up a simple wire antenna, are applicable to all SDRs covering HF frequencies:
https://youtu.be/JvP8t8aPmRw

This additional video demonstrates the practical importance of having a good ground or counterpoise: https://youtu.be/qvbeip0JFqo
 
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