Originally Posted by LoneWolfRC
I'd be concerned about the aluminum interferring with the RF.
Fortunately we have the tools to see if you got RF-problems. Called telemetry
Absolutely no change in fades if you remove the mount. Also, the maximum distance between me and my models was 300m upwards with my glider. Mostly I fly my helis maximum 100-150m away.
Of course the signal can be shielded if the model is behind me. But typically, my models are in front of me