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    From what I've read making a good coco can be...

    From what I've read making a good coco can be very difficult.

    A simple way to test the loss you're having is to extend the usb cable and minimize the coaxial cable if you see an improvement you'll...
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    Yeah well it holds for now, I just put it up the...

    Yeah well it holds for now, I just put it up the roof and time will tell whether it'll hold :)
    Before that one I was using a fairly ok cantenna and it was just giving a small performance increase...
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    Hello guys I'm trying to go for a spider. I made...

    Hello guys I'm trying to go for a spider. I made the base of the antenna legs out of an aluminium can.
    My question is where should i start measuring the 69mm for the legs?

    This is my situation:...
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    Thanks for your reply, this might be a noobish...

    Thanks for your reply, this might be a noobish question but shouldn't the reception of that dipole antenna be improved I if for instance would double the length or use a larger gauge of wire?
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    Thanks for your reply, its interesting to see the...

    Thanks for your reply, its interesting to see the formula explained, it might be a tip to make a stickied topic for nebies like me :)

    I think I'm gonna try that spÓder in the weekend. What about...
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    Thanks for the replies, I'll order some parts and...

    Thanks for the replies, I'll order some parts and go for a spider and see how that works out. Could I just use 2,5mm≤ electrical cable for that? I got loads of that piling up here.

    One side...
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    I'd guess the antenna starts at about 1 meter...

    I'd guess the antenna starts at about 1 meter from the flat roof, my house itself is about 3 meters high. You can check the photograph to get an idea.
    I don't really want to put it any higher as its...
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    Hello guys I'm looking for some comments I've...

    Hello guys I'm looking for some comments

    I've been running the dvb-t dongle with its standard antenna for a while now and got so-so performance. If I take FR24 reporting distance as a benchmark...
  9. Sticky: Thanks for your guide, unfortunately I've hit a...

    Thanks for your guide, unfortunately I've hit a problem.
    I keep hitting the problem described in the end of step 2.
    I made the blacklist but still it keeps giving the error, is this normal or...
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