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  • skyspotter
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    And how many feeder are there in the Philippines these days..

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  • skyspotter
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    Originally posted by AircraftSpotterPH View Post
    What is the maximum range of your ADS-B Receiver In Nautical Miles?
    Cool. Im addicted also to FTA.. Love those satellite dishes..

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  • SirJhayPhee
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    My stats and max range as of now. I will upload the antenna location soon.

    Untitled.jpg

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  • SirJhayPhee
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    Originally posted by W4lRon View Post
    In this way you can do a tower.
    made by me F-LTBL1 Tower Izmir / Turkey

    I see the sky is 360 degrees
    length 8 meters



    [ATTACH=CONFIG]4570[/ATTACH][ATTACH=CONFIG]4571[/ATTACH]

    Coverage Area picture (average)

    [ATTACH=CONFIG]4572[/ATTACH]
    How to install my FR24 feeder to Plane Plotter?

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  • SirJhayPhee
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    Hello there, F-RPLB1 from Olongapo City here. Also a feeder on PlaneFinder.net.

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  • AircraftSpotterPH
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    Originally posted by paradiselost View Post
    There would be "NOISE" in my household if temporary became "PERMANENT" The partner would say..."It works...now tidy it up!!!!"

    [ATTACH=CONFIG]4555[/ATTACH]

    John

    F-RPVD1
    Dumaguete
    What is the range of your fr24 box F-RPVD1?
    THANKS

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  • W4lRon
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    Originally posted by AircraftSpotterPH View Post
    What is the maximum range of your ADS-B Receiver In Nautical Miles?
    Today's statistics 302 Nm

    today stats.jpg

    Overall average variable from 250-320nm

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  • AircraftSpotterPH
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    Originally posted by W4lRon View Post
    In this way you can do a tower.
    made by me F-LTBL1 Tower Izmir / Turkey

    I see the sky is 360 degrees
    length 8 meters

    [ATTACH=CONFIG]4570[/ATTACH][ATTACH=CONFIG]4571[/ATTACH]

    Coverage Area picture (average)

    [ATTACH=CONFIG]4572[/ATTACH]

    What is the maximum range of your ADS-B Receiver In Nautical Miles?

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  • W4lRon
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    In this way you can do a tower.
    made by me F-LTBL1 Tower Izmir / Turkey

    I see the sky is 360 degrees
    length 8 meters



    Photo 28.04.2014 11 17 23.jpgPhoto 28.04.2014 11 18 51.jpg

    Coverage Area picture (average)

    local.jpg

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  • Birdie
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    Originally posted by AircraftSpotterPH View Post
    Thanks North Borneo Radar.

    F-RPLL2
    AircraftSpotterPH
    Please send me a sack of Oysters from Cavite City. Thanks.

    I used to go "dancing " at Obando. LOL.
    Last edited by Birdie; 2014-08-06, 03:31.

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  • AircraftSpotterPH
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    Thanks North Borneo Radar.

    F-RPLL2
    AircraftSpotterPH

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  • North Borneo Radar
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    Originally posted by AircraftSpotterPH View Post
    What Kind Of Tape Should I Use or should i use electrical tape?

    And i will try to put the GPS sensor near the ADS-B antenna.

    Thanks.
    Just my thoughts,

    The GPS is there for timing precision, especially MLAT. The height is not critical. It would be nice to know your AMSL, but GPS timing comes first. So long the GPS is blinking green the antenna is getting sufficient signal to syncronise the GPS clock. So in a nutshell you need not to lengthen the cable is signal is already good. So long it is somewhere (indoors-window sill/outdoors/wherever) where it can get good GPS signal reception it would be good enough. FR24 team might add into this if they feel necessary on this issue.

    For tape... self amalgamating tape is the best. If you can't find them then normally electrical insulation tape can do the job.

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  • AircraftSpotterPH
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    Originally posted by paradiselost View Post
    Welcome to the Philippine feeder bunch! There are 12 of us now. You might want to look at the Flightradar24/FR24 Feeder Chat forum and the Other Forums/Off Topic for articles that help doing stuff.

    I noticed your GPS sensor is not outside at the antenna height or as far as the 5 meters of the GPS cabling will allow. That will show the elevation of the antenna above sea level. The GPS sensor cable can be lengthened by splicing a piece of RG59 between both ends if it won't go to the top of your antenna mast. If the cable is too long, simply roll up the excess. Your GPS reported height can be viewed on your receiver status page.

    Also tape off your coax connection and any other exposed connections to make it water tight from the monsoonal rains. Water migrating inside the coax can affect your range and oxidize the aluminum shielding making it ineffective.

    Your setup is filling in a lot of blank space on the FR24 map overlapping coverage with F-RPLL1 and F-RPLP1 which will make MLAT possible later.

    Check out the other forums noted above for possibilities of collaboration with other near by feeders.

    John

    F-RPVD1
    Dumaguete
    What Kind Of Tape Should I Use or should i use electrical tape?

    And i will try to put the GPS sensor near the ADS-B antenna.

    Thanks.
    Last edited by AircraftSpotterPH; 2014-08-04, 10:01.

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  • North Borneo Radar
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    Originally posted by AircraftSpotterPH View Post
    [ATTACH=CONFIG]4541[/ATTACH][ATTACH=CONFIG]4542[/ATTACH][ATTACH=CONFIG]4543[/ATTACH]
    I have raised the antenna.
    Your range definitely has improved at the extremities, I can see more a/c from your receiver. Good news too Baguio has a receiver hopefully range towards the north will be good to extend coverage. Looks pretty much ready for MLAT testing Philippines.

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  • paradiselost
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    Originally posted by SoCalBrian View Post
    The 'Antenna Cable' shouldn't be wrap around the stair case railing like in that above photo.
    There would be "NOISE" in my household if temporary became "PERMANENT" The partner would say..."It works...now tidy it up!!!!"

    hostdisconnectbox.jpg

    John

    F-RPVD1
    Dumaguete
    Last edited by paradiselost; 2014-08-03, 21:30.

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