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Bad video connection when flexing antenna

Discussion in 'FPV (First Person View)' started by datamath, Nov 4, 2014.

  1. datamath

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    I tried some new antennae today and experienced a problem with my video transmit signal.

    Black screen at first, then video signal appears when flexing the connection of the TX antenna - PLUS - an intermittent iOSD Mini signal as well.
    So it can't be the antenna - is it the Boscam transmitter or something else upstream? (It fell into the sea but I cleaned it up best I could).

    I uploaded a video here: [youtube]http://youtu.be/ipYAi3dav1M[youtube]

    http://youtu.be/ipYAi3dav1M

    Thanks
     
  2. datamath

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    Hi! Could it be a dodgy transmitter?

    It's a Boscam 400mw

    Thanks
     
  3. jtfarabee

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    I think you're on to something there... Saltwater and circuitry really don't mix well.
     
  4. SteveMann

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    It looks like the antenna connection. Did you remove the antenna and use compressed air to blow the connectors clean?