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Old 12-05-2013, 04:23 PM
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Bax,

I am planning on having this radio tray installed in a high end turbine jet. It is made of plexiglass (plastic) with a mirror coating on it. The install will consist of 2 sbus rx's into a powerbox cockpit srs,with 2 antennas on top,and 2 on bottom. Tx is an 18MZ. Considerable time and effort have been spent on fabricating the tray,and it is spectacular. That said,I don't want to lose a 10k+ jet because of it. The only feedback I've received so far,is conjecture,and speculation. I'm hoping you can give me some more definitive guidance. Thanks in advance.

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If the mirror coating is metal, then you may have a difficulty. You will need to perform a lot of careful range testing to be sure before you ever make the first flight. Getting the antennas outside of the airframe will help a lot.
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