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Controller Mod to connect to rooftop mounted Antennas?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by lynsomeon, Sep 4, 2015.

  1. lynsomeon

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    Hello all,

    Would anyone be able to provide a link showing how to open and mod the controller to be able to attach a lead going out and to a antenna that would be mounted on a rooftop?
     
  2. n6vmo

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    The loss presented by the longer coax runs would far outweigh any benefit.
     
  3. RoyVa

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    What is your intent. You would have to use a signal booster going that route. Also what are your needs for OSD and FPV?
     
  4. bbfpv

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    He probably wants to sit on his couch and fly via FPV on his TV. That's usually the reasoning behind these types of questions in the past.
     
  5. RoyVa

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    I was wondering if he might need help due to a disability.
     
  6. lynsomeon

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    I have access to 1/2" coaxial cabling, and have no problems with the booster, as t seems the ones with the specs I need are easily available on eBay.

    More than anything I just want the added benefit of being able to place an antenna on a 20ft pole to be able to get a solid boost in range. I was also considering a smaller version for the car.
     
  7. damitjim01

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    If you amp that signal up, you're going to have very angry neighbors when it screws with their home wireless.
     
  8. lynsomeon

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    Bump. Anyone have any useful info on this?
     
  9. FunN4lo

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    I have never used these, but several guys on another P3 forum that I am on rave about these. They all fly from inside their A/C vehicles and will fly in their heated vehicles this winter
    One Magnetic Mount – 10ft High Quality Cable
     
  10. SteveMann

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    Did anyone notice their UAS trailer in the slide show?

    These antenna mounts are using teflon coax which is an excellent choice for 5.8 GHz.