Just use the Echo and be done with it. Then you dont have to touch the lights.
Amen. The tailbeacon has the internal antenna but the Echo also gives you ADSB-IN where the beacon doesn't, plus it's cheaper too. Win-Win !
Sadly sold my RV-8 N52VM however I'm still trying to enjoy life by creating an airport with FREE campsites for pilots to come visit www.facebook.com/VacaMooAirport/ WHILE WAITING FOR THE HIGH WING RV15 !
Exempt by 3 out of the 10 ways but I still donated.