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Re: Sun noise measurement of 2.4G



At 23:44 28-03-2001, you wrote:
>Like others, I plan to be on the rig Sunday to see what gives with the
>signal now. By the way, I am using a 4:1 combiner (about 7.5 dB loss) to
>combine 4 antennas for the VR-5000. Even so, I still have PLENTY of signal
>to work with.

Maybe this is an unneeded comment, but....

Stacking two antennas is supposed to give a maximum of 3dB
Stacking four antennas is supposed to give a maximum of 6dB, theoretic max 
which is never achieved.
But the combiner, you say, has 7.5dB loss.

Where's the gain......?

73 de OZ1LRG

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