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Old 08-27-2015, 02:39 PM
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gyoung gyoung is offline
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Spring, TX
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I've got my GDL-39 on my dash with its rubber ducky antenna. A friend has his under his dash with a cable to a standard blade UAT antenna on his belly. When we're flying together he consistently sees more traffic than I do. If you're going to remote mount I'd use a regular UAT antenna rather than trying to reuse the rubber ducky. I'm currently installing an ADBS OUT/IN unit which will obviate my need for the GDL otherwise I'd switch to a belly mount UAT like my friend.

1950 Navion - flying
RV-6 - AWC received 2/9/2021
1940 Rearwin Cloudster project next
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