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1.3 km max distance

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Northern Observer, Jun 16, 2016.

  1. Northern Observer

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    1.3 km Working max distance in noisy background (230 kv energized, 2 lines)






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  2. alokbhargava

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    How close did you go to HV lines?
     
  3. Northern Observer

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    Approximately 20 to 30 meters vertically depending upon the wire sag.


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  4. Darmie

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    Was this for inspection? hard to make out the lines. I would believe though you knew what you was looking for.
     
  5. Northern Observer

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    Not for inspection of the adjacent lines. A new line will be constructed directly under the path I flew. By the time I reached the river, I received the weak signal warning and turned back. I'll try the same flight again with home made parabolic controller antenna ears and see what difference that makes.


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  6. fastfed

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    nice wide open field there, regardless of those wires I'd assume you should get great signal.
     
  7. Darmie

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    Flying over those power lines got me thinking of this video. What is up with loosing signal due to a fast train?