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DJI compatible antenna?

Discussion in 'FPV (First Person View)' started by Curtster, Mar 21, 2015.

  1. Curtster

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    I've got the DJI 5.8 system on my P2, and it's working fine. I'd like to buy another transmitter for a plane, and I'm looking for suggestions as to a compatible tx antenna. I understand that the wrong polarity will kill the range (left or right polarized).
    Without paying dji's price for antenna, what do you all suggest?

    Thanks!

    Curt
     
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  3. landmannnn

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    You are right that long range antennas are either left or right hand. So putting a left on the TX and a right on the Rx won't work.
    It seems a lot of the Chinese ones are left, often inferior quality too.

    If you are looking for long range then you can't go wrong with a cloverleaf on the phantom and a cloverleaf plus helical on the Rx. If you aren't bothered about range then a simple rubber duck style will be fine.