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Frequency Manager Airspy HF+ Question
« on: January 21, 2019, 2257 UTC »
what exactly does the frequency manager do? Also I often see Chris Smolinski say he made a recorder catch. Do you record a frequency range, for example 6925 to 6950? If you did this for an extended period of time wouldn't the resulting audio file be very large? Do you have the capability to set a record start and stop time?

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Re: Frequency Manager Airspy HF+ Question
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2019, 1059 UTC »
When recording, I mean I record I/Q data, not audio. I typically record 6800-7000 kHz, 275-325 kHz (for DGPS) plus sometimes other bands.

Yes the files are large, for the 43m band recordings, about 4GB per hour.
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Re: Frequency Manager Airspy HF+ Question
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2019, 1711 UTC »
Hey Chris. What is IQ Data?
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Re: Frequency Manager Airspy HF+ Question
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Re: Frequency Manager Airspy HF+ Question
« Reply #4 on: March 12, 2019, 1819 UTC »
Thanks! Got it. Sine wave /90 degrees out of phase, sideband  etc. Still learning.
« Last Edit: March 12, 2019, 1821 UTC by mysticstar »
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