Author Topic: J-Pole Setup  (Read 13950 times)

Offline kbpilot5

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J-Pole Setup
« on: March 16, 2008, 05:58:03 PM »
Some setup pictures and also flying at GSO on 3/16/08



Offline Lezam

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Re: J-Pole Setup
« Reply #1 on: March 16, 2008, 07:41:02 PM »
Great job on the jpole!

Offline hjbarrington

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Re: J-Pole Setup
« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2008, 05:27:06 PM »
hey guys. Im new to this VHF receiver buisness, and was wondering what king of reception you get with that kind of antenna and receiver? Any tips would be great.
Cheers.

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Re: J-Pole Setup
« Reply #3 on: March 23, 2008, 01:35:00 PM »
hey guys. Im new to this VHF receiver buisness, and was wondering what king of reception you get with that kind of antenna and receiver? Any tips would be great.
Cheers.
Thats pretty much the norm around here, the Jpole with a handheld scanner. Its really easy, cheap, and practical. Would recommend it.

Offline hjbarrington

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Re: J-Pole Setup
« Reply #4 on: March 25, 2008, 07:48:36 AM »
What range would you get with that type of antenna? I live about 12 miles from my nearest airport. Do u think i would get tower and all aircraft?

Offline hjbarrington

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Re: J-Pole Setup
« Reply #5 on: April 01, 2008, 11:39:35 PM »
yeah, i suppose there are a few hills. Depends how high i get the antenna