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Old Feb 05, 2011, 12:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Derek_S View Post
Did you see the helical tutorial? It is very easy Vrx antenna. Also you can use the SP antenna as RX too! I built both but weather has been very bad so I have done very little comparisons with conventional antennas.

Either way the CP can communicate with a linear antenna, you just get 3dbi automatic loss, BUT it is constant and not dependant on Vtx orientation. This is the reason it was recommended in teh past by Schrerrer (and probably others) to use a CP antenna as Vrx and linear one the plane (for convenience and since CP Vtx are rare) unless going for maximum distance, since in hard banking you do nt approach a huge dbi loss, just 3.
No, I'll search for that though...thanks.

Found the thread. Thanks, I'll take a read through it.
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