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SDR dongle mount for laptop


3D MODEL OF DESIGN










PROGRESS...




3D Printed Mount (front)


STL FILE



3D Printed Mount (back)





NESDR Smart dongle inside of 3D printed mount. Antenna side.





NESDR Smart dongle inside of 3D printed mount. USB side.





Epoxy glue inside of holes for holding the SDR dongle in place within the mount.





Velcro on the back of the mount.





Mounted on back of laptop.





Mounted on back of laptop, with antenna.





Mounted on back of laptop, with large antenna. (front)





Mounted on back of laptop, with large antenna. (back)





Stress analysis of antenna.





Stress analysis of antenna.





After stress snalysis decided to add epoxy around the coax conector to strengthen it. Also prevents the connector from rotating within the dongle when you tighten the antenna.





One foot long USB extender cable.



PARTS LIST




NESDR Smart Dongle (Amazon) [$25.95]


LINK




Antenna SMA Male 39cm (Buy Two Way Radios) [$8.99]


LINK




Antenna SMA Male 10.7cm (Amazon) [$6.19]


LINK




Velcro Stickers (Amazon) [$10.99]


LINK




1 foot long USB extender cable (Amazon) [$3.21]


LINK