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Old 08-17-2011, 07:14 AM   #21
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Re: Chrome Monokote and 2.4G interference.

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Originally Posted by Spitball View Post
I feel that even a glass-fiber fuselage could alter the characteristics of the antennae enough to reduce the range - I also feel that the little antenna piece should be reasonably clear of the fuzz, whatever the material, as it may slightly alter the pick-up of it and reduce the range.
Certainly proximity to carbon-fiber and metallic covering or Monokote can and will affect the antennae and thus range.
I agree. Keep it clean and keep the antenna wires straight.
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Re: Chrome Monokote and 2.4G interference.

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Yes, I have one. They are meant to be passed through the fuselage so that the antenna is exposed OUTSIDE of the aircraft. See below for more about my fix
Np, I have two (and really long ant. cables) , I would have lent you one if need be to see if worked out.

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Old 08-17-2011, 08:27 PM   #23
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Re: Chrome Monokote and 2.4G interference.

good info....good to know if I ever build a scale model of my 49's polished aluminum aswell

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