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Old 08-29-2022, 11:29 AM
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Default Separate.........

Originally Posted by clam View Post
... could this use the same antenna that a transponder is currently using or do they need to be separate antenna?
I wouldn't want to share the antenna with a transponder that is consistently transmitting. Besides the impedance miss-match, I don't think the receiver would be happy with this rather strong transmitted signal from the transponder!
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Last edited by Mel : 08-31-2022 at 10:02 AM.
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