Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

2.4 ghz amp

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by gilmbento, Aug 10, 2014.

  1. gilmbento

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2014
    Messages:
    56
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hi there !

    I bought a 2.4 ghz 2w amp and modified the wifi extender.
    I'm using a 8dbi antenna and i'm getting half of the range that i would without amplifier!!
    I noticed that the video is very sloppy even at close range .
    What can be wrong?

    Thanks
     
  2. DBS

    DBS

    Joined:
    Apr 6, 2014
    Messages:
    1,187
    Likes Received:
    163
    Location:
    Ft. Pierce, Florida
    Jeez ... there could be so many things bro...

    Did you test your extender mod without the amp and with antenna plugged directly into the extender connectors?

    You say 8dBi antenna ... What type?

    What is the max input rating on your 2W amp? (It is possible to overdrive those if they do not accept up to 100mW input power)

    Do you have any pictures of your setup? Any pictures of when you were doing the extender mod on the inside? (that could help the experienced guys on the forum spot any potential red flags)
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - ghz amp Forum Date
What do you guys think of THIS 5.8ghz amp? Standard/4k Discussion Feb 1, 2017
2.4ghz amps any difference using 1 or 2 ? Standard/4k Discussion Dec 22, 2016
WTS: 5.8 ghz amplifier for P3S Classifieds Dec 12, 2016
Sunhans 5.8Ghz amp. $50 Classifieds Sep 16, 2016
Sunhans 5.8GHz amp. $50 OBO Classifieds Aug 21, 2016