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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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This topic is discussed in the {{Forum|shortwave-broadcast.135|Shortwave Broadcast}}
  
== 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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[[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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== DXing and programs ==
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== DXing Websites ==
* [http://www.cumbredx.org/ Cumbre DX]
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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]
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* [http://www.dxing.com/ DXing.com] run by Universal Radio
 
* [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===
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* [http://acquamarina.blogspot.com/ Acquamarina Radio]
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* [http://cobaltpet.blogspot.com/ Cobalt Pet]
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* [http://www.dxersguide.blogspot.com/ DXers Guide]
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* [http://alokeshgupta.blogspot.com/ RadioActivity]
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* [http://radiodxinfo.blogspot.com/ Radio and Communication Info (Italian/English)]
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* [http://mt-shortwave.blogspot.com/ Shortwave Central Blog by Gayle Van Horn]
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* [http://swling.com/blog/ SWLing.com]
  
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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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== 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]
 
  
  
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== DX News and Information ==
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* [http://worldofradio.com/ World of Radio]
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** Here, Glenn Hauser discusses both DX and program information world wide
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** [https://groups.io/g/WOR World of Radio Reflector at groups.io]
  
  
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==Schedules==
[[http://WTHP1.coolhost.biz] [WTHPD1]]
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* '''Note:''' Where possible each entry shows which of the following databases the application supports
[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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== Program Information ==
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===Schedule Sources===
Here, Glenn Hauser discusses both DX and program information world wide
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* [http://www1.s2.starcat.ne.jp/ndxc/ Aoki]
* [http://worldofradio.com/ World of Radio]
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* [http://www.eibispace.de/ EiBi]
* [http://home.houston.rr.com/edmayberry/ International Listener]
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* [http://www.hfcc.org/ High Frequency Coordination Conference (HFCC)]
* [http://anarc.org/naswa/swlguide/  The WWW ShortWave Listening Guide]  
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* [https://www.ilgradio.com/ ILGRadio]
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* [https://groups.io/g/swskeds SWSkeds] Reflector where you can get the above sources and many others combined in both a file and Excel spreadsheet. Updated frequently.
  
 
  
== Propagation and Solar Information ==
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===Sites that utilize schedule information===
* [http://ac6v.com/propagation.htm AC6V Propagation Links]  
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* [https://www.shortwave.am/ Shortwave AM]
* [http://www.eham.net/DX/propagation EHam Propagation Links]
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* [http://www.short-wave.info/ Short Wave Info]
* [http://www.spaceweather.com Spaceweather.Com]  
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* [https://shortwaveschedule.com/ Shortwave Schedules.com]
  
 
  
== Receivers, Accessories and Reviews ==
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===Applications That Display Data===
* [http://ac6v.com/swl.htm#RX AC6V Receiver Reviews and Surveys]
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* All of the following support the EiBi database
* [http://www.dxing.info/equipment/ DXing.Info Equipment Page]  
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** [http://www.blackcatsystems.com/software/ham-shortwave-radio-propagation-software.html DX Toolbox by Black Cat Systems]
* [http://www.eham.net/reviews/products/8 EHam General Coverage Rxs]
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** [http://sdr-labs.com/software/eibimanager/ EiBi Manager]
* [http://anarc.org/naswa/issues/column-index.html NASWA Column Index (1995-2000)]
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** [https://sourceforge.net/projects/kb6ibbswllogger/ KB6IBB SWL Logger]
* Contains numerous receiver and accessory reviews, among many other things
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** [http://www.radioexplorer.com.ru/en/ Radio Explorer]
* [http://www.radiointel.com/reviews.htm RadioIntel Receiver Reviews page 1]
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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.radiointel.com/radioinfo.htm RadioIntel Receiver Reviews and links]
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** [http://www.blackcatsystems.com/iphone/SWBC.html SWBC Schedules by Black Cat Systems]
* [http://www2.rnw.nl/rnw/en/features/media/productreviews/rx_index.html R Netherland Receiver Shopping List]
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** [https://icom.va2fsq.com/free-stuff/ Win4SWL]
* 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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===Receiver/Transceiver/SDR Applications===
* [http://www.strongsignals.net/access/content/software.html#HF Strong Signals HF Desktop Software]  
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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 SWSkeds 
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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, SWSkeds
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* [https://www.sdr-radio.com/console SDR Console]
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** Supports the .csv file found in the SWSkeds files
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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 SWSkeds (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
  
 
  
==Receiver Modifications==
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=== Print Media ===
* [http://www.qth.com/inrad/ INRAD Filters and Enhancements]
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* [http://www.wrth.com/ World Radio TV Handbook (WRTH)]
* [http://www.kiwa.com Kiwa Electronics]
 
* [http://www.mods.dk Mods.DK]
 
* [http://www.sherweng.com/ Sherwood Engineering]
 
* [http://www.radiolabs.com/products/modifications/modifications.php RadioLab Modifications for Sangean ATS-909]
 
* [http://www.radiointel.com/review-sangeansuper909.htm RadioIntel review of RadioLab modified ATS909]
 
* [http://www.drmrx.org/receiver_mods.html DRM Receiver Modifications file(PDF)]
 
* [http://www.g7ltt.com/drm/rx320mods/ DRM Modifications for Ten Tec RX320]
 
* [http://www.g7ltt.com/drm/rx321mods/index.htm DRM Modifications for Ten Tec RX321]  
 
  
 
  
== Remote Receivers ==
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== Search Engines ==
* [http://www.DXTuners.com DXTuners.com] Registration required
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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 (downloadable) ==
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==Streaming==
* [http://www.ilgradio.com/ilgradio.htm ILGRadio]
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* [http://malm.hard-core-dx.com/ Voces de America Latina]
* A password registration is required to get data files from ILGRadio
 
* [http://www.primetimeshortwave.com/ Prime Time Shortwave]  
 
  
 
  
== Schedules (print media) ==
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==Terminology==
* [http://www.monitoringtimes.com/ ''Monitoring Times'' magazine - Hourly English Language Broadcast]
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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]]?
  
These 2 publications also have extensive receiver reviews...
 
* [http://www.wrth.com/ World Radio TV Handbook (WRTH)]
 
* [http://www.passband.com/ Passport to World Band Radio (PWBR)]
 
  
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==YouTube==
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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/c/ShortwaveCentral Gayle Van Horn Shortwave Central]
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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)]
  
== Search Engines ==
 
* [http://www.radio-portal.org/ Radio Portal.org]
 
  
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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 15:17, 11 September 2021

This page will list links relating to HF Broadcast listening between 2 and 30 Mhz.
This topic is discussed in the Shortwave Broadcast Forum

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

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