Topic Tag: bb60c

Cannot Get gr-bb60c files to install – problems with cmake

July 20th, 2019

I’ve been trying to install the Gnu Radio BB60C block, but have totally failed. I’m running Linux Mint 19.1 with Gnu Radio already installed from the Software Manager. No issues there. Gnu Radio runs fine and I can control RTL-SDRs, USRPs, and HackRF Ones. I also have the BB60C SDK installed. I’m able to run […]Read More

What is wrong with my measurments

July 8th, 2019

Hi I am making this topic as a continuation to another topic from a while ago ( I made a new topic because I wanted to extensively describe our setup so professionals from Signal Hound might see where is(or isn’t?) the problem. So, we we upgraded our chamber and now the setup is like this: […]Read More

Connect BB60C with Rapsberry Pi 3 B+

June 23rd, 2019

Hi, currently, I’m working with a BB60C spectrum analyzer on windows, but my final goal is to connect it to a Raspberry Pi 3 B+ a measure a bandwidth of approximately 2 GHz. I followed the procedure to configure the BB60C for ARMv7 system, however, when I connect the signal hound to the Raspberry Pi […]Read More

BB60C, EMC measurements:How to lower the noise floor of my setup ?

April 24th, 2019

Hi. We are trying to replicate EMC measurements made in certified testing house, but we are having some issues. We have anechoic chamber without apsorbers on the walls. Our antenna: Our Spectrum analyzer: BB60C I added 4 images in attachment: 1. Noise floor without antenna factor table and cable loss. 2. Noise floor with […]Read More

BB60C Working Well On USB-C / Thunderbolt 3 Port w/ Adapter Cable

November 30th, 2018

I don’t know if anyone else has tried this, but it works well with my rig. A Startech USB-C male to USB-3.1 Micro-B male cable 0.5m connecting a BB60C to the USB-C/Thunderbolt 3 port on a Dell XPS. I had high hopes because Thunderbolt 3 spec provides more total amperage than two parallel USB 3.x, […]Read More

3D model of BB60C

January 16th, 2018

Hi, Is there a 3D model ready for BB60C, any file format is appreciated.Read More

BB60C "Device Connection Issues Detected" Error in IQ Streaming

November 15th, 2017

Hi, I am getting “Device Connection Issues Detected” error while using BB60C in IQ streaming mode. The device starts streaming without error for a while but after some time i get this error repeatedly and the LED becomes green. BB60C is directly connected to a laptop. I have tested it on server desktop computers and […]Read More

BB60C Sweep Test CPU Load Issue

August 2nd, 2017

Hello, I am working on a project in which i need to get sweep data from BB60C and then process those dB-scaled samples on PC. My goal is to divide the 0-6GHz band into two subbands, obtain one sweep for each using two different RBWs and merge them. However, I end up with too much […]Read More

BB60C GPS Timestamp Receive Problem

June 30th, 2017

Hello, I am trying to obtain timestamp samples of the GPS data using a BB60C and a Xenith TBR. I have made the 1PPS and 10MHz RX-GPS connections and the RS232 connections to PC from both devices. On the GPS, lock and antenna LEDs are green. The problem is when I try to run the […]Read More

Heat management

October 25th, 2016

My BB60c seems to get up to 47 degrees C under normal usage. Way too hot to hold. Has anyone found a safe cover/case that will allow the unit to be held without contributing to overheating? I’m trying to rig this unit to a convertible laptop for a portable application.Read More