Re: Coupling Radio antennae

Mike Satchell

Congrats on getting back in the air Marc!

A "diplexor" might work for you (one radio/two antennas). Might check with them to be sure you get the type of connectors you want and matches your application.

Mike Satchell / Cozy #1537

On 6/28/2019 12:18 PM, 'Marcus Borom' borommarc@... [canard-aviators] wrote:

Since I had my mid-air, in which I lost my left winglet and associated radio antenna, I want to avoid the possible loss of radio contact, if this ever (very unlikely) happens again. It was fortunate that my radio was connected through my right winglet, so I maintained radio contact with the tower.

I have now rebuilt my left winglet and associated radio antenna. It works. Is it possible to connect both antennae to the radio through a splitter (or combiner??) so that, if one antenna goes bad, or is knocked off by an errant airplane, radio contact is maintained?

Anxious to know.

Marc Borom


Ryan Field

Tucson, AZ


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