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This page will list links relating to MW and HF Broadcast listening between 530 khz and 30 Mhz. For information on antennas, see the [[Antennas]] wiki.
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This page will list links relating to HF Broadcast listening between 2 and 30 Mhz. <br>
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The RR forum for this topic can be found [http://www.radioreference.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=79 here]
  
== MW Clubs ==
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==FAQs and Introductions==
* [http://www.ircaonline.org/ International Radio Club of America (IRCA)]
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* [http://www.dxing.com/swlintro.htm Introduction to SWL]
* [http://www.nrcdxas.org/ National Radio Club (NRC)]
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* [[Your First HF Receiver]]
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* [[DRM]] – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  
 
 
 
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[[http://WTHP1.coolhost.biz] [WTHPD1]]
 
[http://WTHP2.coolhost.biz  WTHPD2]
 
[[http://WTHP3.coolhost.biz | WTHPD3]]
 
[http://WTHP4.coolhost.biz | WTHPD4]
 
[WTHPD5 | http://WTHP5.coolhost.biz]
 
[[http://WTHP6.coolhost.biz WTHPD6]]
 
[[WTHPD7|http://WTHP7.coolhost.biz]]
 
http://WTHP8.coolhost.biz
 
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== MW (AM Band) Rejection Filters ==
 
* [http://www.kiwa.com/bcb.html Kiwa Broadcast Band Rejection Filter]
 
* [http://www.kiwa.com/bcblw.html Kiwa Broadcast Band filter for longwires]
 
* [http://www.parelectronics.com/swl_filters.htm PAR BCST-HPF Filter]
 
 
 
 
 
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[[http://WTHP1.coolhost.biz] [WTHPD1]]
 
[http://WTHP2.coolhost.biz  WTHPD2]
 
[[http://WTHP3.coolhost.biz | WTHPD3]]
 
[http://WTHP4.coolhost.biz | WTHPD4]
 
[WTHPD5 | http://WTHP5.coolhost.biz]
 
[[http://WTHP6.coolhost.biz WTHPD6]]
 
[[WTHPD7|http://WTHP7.coolhost.biz]]
 
http://WTHP8.coolhost.biz
 
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== HF (SW) Clubs ==
 
== HF (SW) Clubs ==
* [http://www.anarc.org/cidx/ Canadian International DX Club (CIDX)]
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* [http://www.air-radio.it/ AIR] (in Italian)
* [http://www.odxa.on.ca/ Ontario DX Association (ODXA)]
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* [http://www.angelfire.com/mb/amandx/ AMANDX]
* [http://www.anarc.org/naswa/ North American SW Association]
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* [https://www.bclnews.it/2020/12/01/asian-dx-review-december-2020-edition-now-available-for-download/ Asian DX Review (via bclnews)]
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* [http://www.mundodx.net/ Asociacion DX de Barcelona] (in Spanish)
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* [http://www.bdxc.nl/ Benelux DX Club]
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* [http://www.bdxc.org.uk/ British DX Club]
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* [http://www.cidx.ca/ Canadian International DX Club (CIDX)]
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* [http://www.dx.cz/ Czechoslovak DX Club]
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* [http://www.dx-antwerp.com/ DX Antwerp] (Flemish/English)
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* [https://idxci.in/ Indian DX Club International]
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* [http://www.iswl.org.uk/ International SW League (UK)]
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* [http://www.irkutsk.com/radio/index.html Irkutsk DX]
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* [http://mare.radio.tripod.com/ Michigan Area Radio Enthusiasts]
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* [http://www.radiodx.com/ New Zealand Radio DX League]
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* [http://www.naswa.net/ North American SW Association]
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* [http://www.wwdxc.de/ World Wide DX Club]
  
 
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== DXing Websites ==
 
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* [http://www.aer-dx.org/ AER (in Spanish)]
 
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* [http://www.abiweb.jp/ Asian Broadcasting Institute (in Japanese)]
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* [http://www.dxer.ca  DXer.ca]
[[http://WTHP1.coolhost.biz] [WTHPD1]]
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* [http://www.dxing.com/ DXing.com] run by Universal Radio
[http://WTHP2.coolhost.biz  WTHPD2]
 
[[http://WTHP3.coolhost.biz | WTHPD3]]
 
[http://WTHP4.coolhost.biz | WTHPD4]
 
[WTHPD5 | http://WTHP5.coolhost.biz]
 
[[http://WTHP6.coolhost.biz WTHPD6]]
 
[[WTHPD7|http://WTHP7.coolhost.biz]]
 
http://WTHP8.coolhost.biz
 
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== DXing and programs ==
 
* [http://www.cumbredx.org/ Cumbre DX]
 
 
* [http://www.dxing.info/ DXing.Info]
 
* [http://www.dxing.info/ DXing.Info]
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* [http://www.fenu-radio.ch/ Fenu Radio (in German)]
 
* [http://www.hard-core-dx.com/ Hard Core DX]
 
* [http://www.hard-core-dx.com/ Hard Core DX]
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* [http://www.hfradio.org/ HFRadio.org] 
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* [http://www.kawamura-photo.sakura.ne.jp/bcl/sound/index.html Interval Signal Library]
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* [http://www.dxer.info/ Klaus-Dieter Scholz DX-WEB (in German)]
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* [http://myafn.dodmedia.osd.mil/RadioFrequencies.aspx myAFN]
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* [http://www.shortwave.org/ National Association of SW Broadcasters (NASB)]
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* [http://www.pateplumaradio.com/ Patepluma Radio]
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* [http://www.schoechi.de/qip.html QIP - the QSL Information Pages for BC DXers]
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* [http://www.schoechi.de/ Radio Home page Martin Schoech]
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* [http://mt-shortwave.blogspot.com/ Shortwave Central]
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* [http://www.swld.com.au/default.htm Short Wave Listener's Delight]  specializing in Aus/NZ area
  
  
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== Media News ==
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And lots more...
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* [http://adxr.podbean.com/ Australian Internet Radio Magazine]
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* [http://www.endtimesreport.com/shortwave.html End Times Report SW Broadcasts Worldwide]
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* [http://www.worldofradio.com/ Glenn Hauser's World of Radio website]
  
  
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===Blogs===
[[http://WTHP1.coolhost.biz] [WTHPD1]]
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* [http://acquamarina.blogspot.com/ Acquamarina Radio]
[http://WTHP2.coolhost.biz  WTHPD2]
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* [http://cobaltpet.blogspot.com/ Cobalt Pet]
[[http://WTHP3.coolhost.biz | WTHPD3]]
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* [http://www.dxersguide.blogspot.com/ DXers Guide]
[http://WTHP4.coolhost.biz | WTHPD4]
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* [http://alokeshgupta.blogspot.com/ RadioActivity]
[WTHPD5 | http://WTHP5.coolhost.biz]
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* [http://radiodxinfo.blogspot.com/ Radio and Communication Info (Italian/English)]
[[http://WTHP6.coolhost.biz WTHPD6]]
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* [http://mt-shortwave.blogspot.com/ Shortwave Central Blog by Gayle Van Horn]
[[WTHPD7|http://WTHP7.coolhost.biz]]
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* [http://swling.com/blog/ SWLing.com]
http://WTHP8.coolhost.biz
 
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== Media News ==
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==Newsgroups==
And lots more...
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* [http://www.radiobanter.com/ RadioBanter.Com]
* [http://www.radiointel.com/ RadioIntel]  
 
  
 
  
== Program Information ==
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== DX News and Information ==
Here, Glenn Hauser discusses both DX and program information world wide
 
 
* [http://worldofradio.com/ World of Radio]
 
* [http://worldofradio.com/ World of Radio]
* [http://home.houston.rr.com/edmayberry/ International Listener]
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** Here, Glenn Hauser discusses both DX and program information world wide
* [http://anarc.org/naswa/swlguide/  The WWW ShortWave Listening Guide]  
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** [https://groups.io/g/WOR World of Radio Reflector at groups.io]
  
 
  
== Propagation and Solar Information ==
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==Schedules==
* [http://ac6v.com/propagation.htm AC6V Propagation Links]
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* '''Note:''' Where possible each entry shows which of the following databases the application supports
* [http://www.eham.net/DX/propagation EHam Propagation Links]
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===Amazon Alexa===
* [http://www.spaceweather.com Spaceweather.Com]  
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*[https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dalexa-skills&field-keywords=Shortwave+Signals SW Signals (Alexa Skill)]
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**Supports HFCC
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**Requires an Alexa compatible device or FireTV
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**[https://swling.com/blog/2018/11/guest-post-how-to-use-the-shortwave-signals-alexa-skill/ How to Use the SW Signals Alexa Skill]
  
 
  
== Receivers, Accessories and Reviews ==
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===Schedule Sources===
* [http://ac6v.com/swl.htm#RX AC6V Receiver Reviews and Surveys]
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* [http://www1.s2.starcat.ne.jp/ndxc/ Aoki]  
* [http://www.dxing.info/equipment/ DXing.Info Equipment Page]  
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* [http://www.eibispace.de/ EiBi]
* [http://www.eham.net/reviews/products/8 EHam General Coverage Rxs]
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* [http://www.hfcc.org/ High Frequency Coordination Conference (HFCC)]
* [http://anarc.org/naswa/issues/column-index.html NASWA Column Index (1995-2000)]
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* [https://www.ilgradio.com/ ILGRadio]
* Contains numerous receiver and accessory reviews, among many other things
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* [https://groups.io/g/swskeds SWSkeds] where you can get the NASWA master schedule list in Excel format
* [http://www.radiointel.com/reviews.htm RadioIntel Receiver Reviews page 1]
 
* [http://www.radiointel.com/radioinfo.htm RadioIntel Receiver Reviews and links]
 
* [http://www2.rnw.nl/rnw/en/features/media/productreviews/rx_index.html R Netherland Receiver Shopping List]
 
* Even tho it's not updated with new rxs, this is still a valuable resource for receiver tests
 
  
 
  
== Receiver Control Software ==
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===Sites that utilize schedule information===
* [http://www.strongsignals.net/access/content/software.html#HF Strong Signals HF Desktop Software]  
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* [https://www.shortwave.am/ Shortwave AM]
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* [http://www.short-wave.info/ Short Wave Info]
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* [https://shortwaveschedule.com/ Shortwave Schedules.com]
  
 
  
==Receiver Modifications==
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===Applications That Display Data===
* [http://www.qth.com/inrad/ INRAD Filters and Enhancements]
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* All of the following support the EiBi database
* [http://www.kiwa.com Kiwa Electronics]
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** [http://www.blackcatsystems.com/software/ham-shortwave-radio-propagation-software.html DX Toolbox by Black Cat Systems]
* [http://www.mods.dk Mods.DK]
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** [http://sdr-labs.com/software/eibimanager/ EiBi Manager]
* [http://www.sherweng.com/ Sherwood Engineering]
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** [https://sourceforge.net/projects/kb6ibbswllogger/ KB6IBB SWL Logger]
* [http://www.radiolabs.com/products/modifications/modifications.php RadioLab Modifications for Sangean ATS-909]
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** [http://www.radioexplorer.com.ru/en/ Radio Explorer]
* [http://www.radiointel.com/review-sangeansuper909.htm RadioIntel review of RadioLab modified ATS909]
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** [https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.msi.shortwave&hl=en_US Shortwave Radio Schedules (Android)] from Google Play
* [http://www.drmrx.org/receiver_mods.html DRM Receiver Modifications file(PDF)]
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** [http://www.blackcatsystems.com/iphone/SWBC.html SWBC Schedules by Black Cat Systems]
* [http://www.g7ltt.com/drm/rx320mods/ DRM Modifications for Ten Tec RX320]
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** [https://icom.va2fsq.com/free-stuff/ Win4SWL]
* [http://www.g7ltt.com/drm/rx321mods/index.htm DRM Modifications for Ten Tec RX321]  
 
  
 
  
== Remote Receivers ==
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===Receiver/Transceiver/SDR Applications===
* [http://www.DXTuners.com DXTuners.com] Registration required
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* [http://www.df8ry.de/htmlen/csvub/download.htm  CSVUserList]
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** Supports Aoki, EiBi, HFCC
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* [https://www.dxtreme.com/prods_ml.htm DXTreme Monitor Log 12]
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** Supports Aoki, EiBi
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* [http://www.freqmgrsuite.com/ Frequency Manager Suite] SDR# plugin
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** Supports Aoki, EiBi, HFCC
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* [http://www.hdsdr.de/ HDSDR]
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** Supports EiBi
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* [https://www.dogparksoftware.com/MacLoggerDX.html MacLogger]
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** Supports PrimeTime SW
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* Perseus (native software)
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** Supports NASWA Master schedules
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* [https://www.ke9ns.com/flexpage.html PowerSDR]
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** Supports EiBi
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* [http://www.k-code.de/rx-tuner/ RX Log and Tuner]  Note: uses Excel
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** Supports Aoki, NASWA Master Schedules
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* [https://www.sdr-radio.com/console SDR Console]
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** Supports the .csv file found in the NASWA Master schedules
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* [https://shinysdr.switchb.org/ Shiny SDR]
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** Supports HFCC
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* SDRUno (SDRPlay support)
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** Supports NASWA Master schedules (use the Perseus userlist.txt file), EiBi
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* [http://www.trx-manager.com/FTmane.htm TRX Manager]
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** Supports ILG, HFCC
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* [https://www.winradio.com/home/wavebase3.htm WinRadio Wavebase 3]
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** For WinRadio G3xx SDRs; supports EiBi and HFCC
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* [https://va2fsq.com/ Win4k3Suite]
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* [https://icom.va2fsq.com/ Win4IcomSuite]
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* [https://yaesu.va2fsq.com/ Win4YaesuSuite]
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** These 3 support the EiBi database
  
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=== Print Media ===
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* [http://www.wrth.com/ World Radio TV Handbook (WRTH)]
  
== Schedules (downloadable) ==
 
* [http://www.ilgradio.com/ilgradio.htm ILGRadio]
 
* A password registration is required to get data files from ILGRadio
 
* [http://www.primetimeshortwave.com/ Prime Time Shortwave]
 
  
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== Search Engines ==
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* [http://hfradio.org/swbc/ HFRadio.org SWBC freq searches]
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** Note: limited to SWBCers, evidently doesn't cover tropical bands
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* [http://www.radio-portal.org/ Radio Portal.org]
  
== Schedules (print media) ==
 
* [http://www.monitoringtimes.com/ ''Monitoring Times'' magazine - Hourly English Language Broadcast]
 
  
These 2 publications also have extensive receiver reviews...
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==Streaming==
* [http://www.wrth.com/ World Radio TV Handbook (WRTH)]
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* [http://malm.hard-core-dx.com/ Voces de America Latina]
* [http://www.passband.com/ Passport to World Band Radio (PWBR)]
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==Terminology==
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* [https://www.itu.int/net/ITU-R/terrestrial/broadcast/hf/refdata/maps/  ITU HFBC CIRAF Zones and Maps]
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* What is [[Synchronous Detection]]?
  
== Search Engines ==
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==YouTube==
* [http://www.radio-portal.org/ Radio Portal.org]  
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* [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFEA_0aAapKjycYjM_K7RZA Canadian Prairies Shortwave]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC45UljjAMX-CkDrQp4NqE8w Dan Robinson]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7XW_ZdeCCI&ab_channel=OfficialSWLchannel Official SWL Channel]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChtXnzopFIr6wTIA6QwIeLw Oxford Shortwave Log channel]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=shortwave Shortwave generic search]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHntBZOSZ-QPJfMyn_M8QEw Tom Witherspoon (SWLing.com)]
  
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== Mailing Lists (reflectors) and Facebook ==
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; Facebook
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/785651348139814 Canadian International DX Club]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/ExtremeShortwaveListening/ Extreme SW Listening]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/339520209502031/ Short Wave Listener's group]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/2527073467511294 World of Shortwave]
  
== Yahoo Groups and other Mailing Lists ==
 
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ASWLC/ American SW Listeners Club (ASWLC)]
 
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dxld/ DX Listening Digest]
 
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/enigma2000/ Enigma 2000 Numbers Stations]
 
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/shortwave-radio/ Shortwave-Radio] 
 
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/odxa/ Ontario DX Association (ODXA)]
 
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SCADS/ Southern California Area DXers]
 
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SWpirates/ SW Pirates]
 
* [http://mailman.qth.net/mailman/listinfo/swl SWL] on QTH.net
 
* [http://mailman.qth.net/mailman/listinfo/swltalk SWLTalk] on QTH.net
 
  
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; Groups.io
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* [https://groups.io/g/bdxc-news British DX Club News]
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* [https://groups.io/g/cidx Canadian International DX Club]
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* [https://groups.io/g/NASWA/topics NASWA]
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* [https://groups.io/g/odxa Ontario DX Association (ODXA)]
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* [https://groups.io/g/hfnewsletter Radio HF Newsletter]
  
  
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; Other servers
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* [http://www2.hard-core-dx.com/mailman/listinfo/hard-core-dx Hard core DX]
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* [http://www.hfunderground.com/board/ HF Underground Message Board]
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* [https://www.reddit.com/r/shortwave/ Shortwave Radio (Reddit)]
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* [https://www.reddit.com/r/SWL/ SWL (Reddit)]
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* [http://mailman.qth.net/mailman/listinfo/swl SWL List]
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* [http://www.eham.net/ehamforum/smf/index.php/board,38.0.html SWL Forum on eHam]
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* [http://dallas.hard-core-dx.com/mailman/listinfo/swprograms SWPrograms]
  
  
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[[Category:HF Topics]]
[[http://WTHP1.coolhost.biz] [WTHPD1]]
 
[http://WTHP2.coolhost.biz  WTHPD2]
 
[[http://WTHP3.coolhost.biz | WTHPD3]]
 
[http://WTHP4.coolhost.biz | WTHPD4]
 
[WTHPD5 | http://WTHP5.coolhost.biz]
 
[[http://WTHP6.coolhost.biz WTHPD6]]
 
[[WTHPD7|http://WTHP7.coolhost.biz]]
 
http://WTHP8.coolhost.biz
 
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Latest revision as of 16:39, 21 July 2021

This page will list links relating to HF Broadcast listening between 2 and 30 Mhz.
The RR forum for this topic can be found here

FAQs and Introductions


HF (SW) Clubs

DXing Websites


Media News

And lots more...


Blogs

Newsgroups


DX News and Information


Schedules

  • Note: Where possible each entry shows which of the following databases the application supports

Amazon Alexa


Schedule Sources


Sites that utilize schedule information


Applications That Display Data


Receiver/Transceiver/SDR Applications

Print Media


Search Engines


Streaming


Terminology

YouTube

Mailing Lists (reflectors) and Facebook

Facebook


Groups.io


Other servers