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Sep 11, 2009, 08:25 PM
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900 MHz yagi antenna


Does anybody know where I can get a good 900 MHzYagi antenna with an SMA male connecter in the US.
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Sep 11, 2009, 08:33 PM
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http://www.l-com.com/familylist.aspx?id=2196

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Sep 11, 2009, 08:38 PM
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Martin Y's Avatar
you can try here http://www.echotechwireless.com/YA9_...a_p/ya9-11.htm It's the same I use but you also need this adapter. http://www.cablestogo.com/product.as...127&sku=42204#
Sep 11, 2009, 08:47 PM
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Thanks for the quick replies. Do you know the range of these antennas? What are your experiences with them?
Sep 11, 2009, 09:01 PM
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Martin Y's Avatar
I've tested to over 3 1/2 miles on the ground but it will go further in the air.
Sep 11, 2009, 09:08 PM
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These things are directional as hell though aren't they?
Sep 11, 2009, 09:10 PM
Crashy McLandington
Make one. A friend and I did one for 900 mhz, a 12 element if I remember right. Over 4.5 miles on the ground, we ran out of road. Cost was about 20 bucks. The beam turned out to be about 45 degrees.
Sep 11, 2009, 09:12 PM
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yup! beamwidth is 50 degrees here are specs http://www.bizsyscon.com/tech_doc/PACWLS_YA9-XX.pdfcs
Sep 11, 2009, 09:15 PM
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where can i get plans to make one?
Sep 11, 2009, 09:26 PM
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I just ordered this to try out. For $16 and free shipping, you can't go wrong. Still needs an adapter.

https://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.26145

-tychoc
Sep 11, 2009, 09:29 PM
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That'll work.
Sep 11, 2009, 09:36 PM
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And these for the 2.4 crowd:

https://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.25292
https://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.25542

I've had several orders with them and no problems so far.
The 900Mhz antenna I ordered a couple of weeks ago, and it's been sitting there "waiting for supplier", but today it shipped so they probably have it in stock right now.

-tychoc


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