SWR Sweep

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The signature series radio hardware can already measure SWR.  Why not create a software routine that sweeps an antenna (in BYP) and plots the SWR on the pan adapter.  It would be the great new radio feature, possible only with a SDR.
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David McVinnie

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Posted 4 years ago

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That would be useful.
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KY6LA - Howard, Elmer

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K9DUR has a great program for PowerSDR

I wish it worked for SSDR
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Ernest - W4EG

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Can't wait to see it offer by FRS, upon up coming release ...Paid version
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Jay -- N0FB, Elmer

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Great idea!
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Duane, AC5AA

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Great idea if you don't mind more "sweepers" on the bands.  (I mean, not to sound like a curmudgeon or anything!)
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W5XZ - dan

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exactly what you can get with a VNA, plus LOTS more...
 e.g. you can see how R and X vary with frequency also..

jm2c, w5xz, dan
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Steve N4LQ

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The ICOM IC-7000 does that. FWIW