Desktop shortwave receivers
überarbeitet am 22.7.2010
In this section, You find descriptions of short wave communication receivers
- usually general coverage sets covering the complete short wave frequency
range up to 30 MHz, these so-called
communication or all wave receivers will give You reception of
stations from throughout the world, as long as You find suitable reception conditions
in Your surrounding, acceptable propagation conditions and sufficient transmitter
The time line will offer an overview of the development of the desktop receivers.
You won't find here "scanning receivers" with extended frequency ranges
also above 30 MHz into the VHF und UHF bands used amongst others for FM radio,
military, commercial and aeronautical communications.
You find informations about older receivers using tube technology,
the so called "hollow state" sets or "boatanchors"
(You might have an idea about the weight of this beauties in black or grey colour)
in the section boatanchors.