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Controller Antenna Position?

Discussion in 'Phantom FC40 Discussion' started by dragonash, Jun 18, 2014.

  1. dragonash

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    I'm sure its been asked a million times.
    But whats the best position for it?

    I always have mine horizontal... because i've seen a lot of people do it. No research at all! lol
     
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    horizontal if u r flying high within 300m or so .. but for a long range flight vertical is better to match the position of the little 2 antennas on the drone .
     
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    Tilted at 45 deg. and thus pointing straight up. To mach the polarization of the wire antennas on the bird.
     
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