September 22, 2018
  • 10:20 pm Interesting use of frequency
  • 1:14 pm Viewing Lightning RF Bursts with an RTL-SDR
  • 12:56 pm Fixing the Gigabyte RX460 4gb Black screen issue
  • 1:13 pm Setting up SDR#
  • 8:25 pm Setting up my First antenna

Lightning produces fairly wideband bursts of RF energy, especially down in the VLF to HF frequencies. Detecting these bursts with custom radio hardware is how lightning detection websites such as blitzortung.org work. It is not as difficult as it seems we can use an RTL-SDR with an up-converter to detect these types of low frequencies . A mini […]

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