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Packet Radio Receiver by Outernet - DIY Kit - SHIPPING APRIL 2017
Packet Radio Receiver by Outernet - DIY Kit - SHIPPING APRIL 2017
Packet Radio Receiver by Outernet - DIY Kit - SHIPPING APRIL 2017
Packet Radio Receiver by Outernet - DIY Kit - SHIPPING APRIL 2017

Packet Radio Receiver by Outernet - DIY Kit - SHIPPING APRIL 2017

$ 99.00

KITS ARE CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK. ADDITIONAL UNITS ARE BEING MANUFACTURED. CURRENT ORDERS WILL SHIP IN APRIL.

This Do-It-Yourself (DIY) kit includes everything you need to build an Outernet receiver. The receiver is able to download and store content that is broadcast over Outernet. To learn more about the Outernet broadcast, please visit the main website. The DIY kit includes the following components:

  • L-Band Antenna
  • SDRx - Software Defined Radio
  • C.H.I.P. single board computer pre-installed with Outernet's rxOS software

The full user manual is included with the kit. 

Specifications for each component:

Outernet L-Band Air Gap Patch Antenna RHCP:

  • Frequency: 1525 - 1559 MHz
  • 8dbi
  • 4 inch SMA Male connector
  • Dimensions: 12 cm x 12 cm x 1.5 cm
  • Weight: 3.5 oz

SDRx:

  • Frequency: 1525 - 1559 MHz
  • Amplifier Gain: 34 dB
  • Dimensions: 70mm x 70mm
  • Ultra-low phase noise 0.5PPM TCXO
  • SMA female connector
C.H.I.P. Single Board Computer by Next Thing Co:
  • Comes with rxOS pre-installed
  • WiFi built in
  • 1GHz Processor
  • 4GB storage
  • 512 MB RAM

Although Outernet's broadcast reaches the entire inhabited world, we can not guarantee reception, due to the possibility of local interference or lack of a clear line of sight to the satellite. 

International Shipping: We use US Postal Service First Class service for all international orders. Final delivery is made by your local postal service. Tracking through USPS is incomplete and unreliable. There is a chance that the package could be lost in transit. 

We are unable to provide a refund for undelivered international orders. 

Although we gladly replace defective units, we are unable to provide refunds for any reason. We can only issue store credit in the event that the product is no longer needed or was purchased by mistake.