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Good antenna for Transmitter mod

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by Vleestoeter, Jul 11, 2016.

  1. Vleestoeter

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    Hi guys i just bought a antenna to mod my transmitter is this a good one?
     
  2. N017RW

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    It is not good unless you also have a similar one on the receive end.

    You will see several dB loss due to polarization differences.
     
  3. Vleestoeter

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    okay thanks :/
     
  4. Vleestoeter

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    and how can i replace the antenna on my phantom?
     
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    IIRC there's two on the Phantom 2. They are located in the vertical sections of the gear diagonally separated.

    I have not done any mods to a P2 so hopefully someone else will chime in for you.
     
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  6. Mark The Droner

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    I would not use that antenna on my controller.

    There are some wonderful threads discussing controller mods in this forum: Phantom 2 Vision + Mods
     
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