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Burt Fishers Review of the Flex Radio 1500

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For all you Amateur Radio folks, Shortwave listeners, experimenters, and fans of Software Defined Radios…

You just can’t stop Burt Fisher, K1OIK.  His risk of $600 on the new Flex Radio 1500 Beta gives you this great review of the radio.  A product like the Flex Radio is more like a piece of test equipment than it is a radio for traditional use.  But as you can see, radio and electronic experimentation combined with digital techniques is alive and well both for those who want to build it and for those who … if you build it, they will come. 

Come see Burt Fishers review:

Here are some other video reviews by Burt Fisher of Software Defined Radios

https://frrl.wordpress.com/2009/03/04/software-defined-radio-review-of-the-flexradio-5000/
https://frrl.wordpress.com/2009/05/05/demo-of-the-flex-5000-software-defined-radio/

For the technically inclined – here’s the nitty-gritty
https://frrl.wordpress.com/2009/03/07/the-basics-of-software-defined-radio/

For everyone else –
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software-defined_radio

Here is the FlexRadio 1500 product page –
http://www.flex-radio.com/Products.aspx?topic=F1.5k_features

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Written by frrl

November 18, 2010 at 6:26 am

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