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Range Extender to Phantom Vision with 2.4Ghz and 5.8GHz

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by GhostMaster, May 9, 2014.

  1. GhostMaster

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    This new range extender has a 2.4Ghz booster and 5.8Ghz booster with 2 types of antennas, Omni Antenna and Panel Antenna (diectional and better range).

    With this kit looks like it could extend the range at 3x times more.

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    LINK: http://j.mp/RvUw03

    Anyone wants to test this out?
     
  2. mr_3_0_5

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    That is just amplifying both side with cheap antennas but should produce decent results
     
  3. GhostMaster

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    It has a amplifier too, They say it can improve the range 2 ou 3 times... So if works as advertised its great.
     
  4. nhoover

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    Looks interesting with the amps but I would never run it the way they show in their photos - with the pigtail sticking out of the range extender. Those wires are delicate. I would mount it the normal way.

    I'm going to take a break from range extending stuff - my P2V+ will be arriving in a couple of days and I'm going to run it stock for a few weeks before doing any mods. My P2V is not working as well as it used to - range seems limited to 2500' or so whereas I was getting 7000' to over 9500' a month ago. I inspected the pigtails in the extender and they look fine, but it just doesn't have the range that it used to. The battery in the extender seems much weaker now - even my USB power pack can't keep up.
     
  5. Didjelirium

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    I found excatly the same setup and pictures while looking for a boosting solution i can get in the asian side of the world, but didn't have much feedback about it. Except that those antennas are **** compared to handcrafted one like Fpvlr is doing. Yet, this one can be delivered fast where i am, it's way cheaper and it's supposed to enhance the range as well..

    Here is the link i found which inlcudes the pics for the setup and how to build it :

    http://item.taobao.com/item.htm?id=38530147639

    Lemme know if you go for it and how it tests out. Thanks !

    Bless !
     
  6. PVFlyer

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    Wow, seems a lot of gears and RF power putting together without understanding the basics. I wouldn't waste money on this.