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Old 09-08-2016, 07:05 AM   #1
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External Antennae - Best Roof Placement Location

I am preparing to install two external antennae on the roof of my 30' AS 2016 Classic: a) a SureCall antenna to be connected to a weBoost 4G-X with internal panel antenna; and b) a Wifi Ranger with a Go2 router.

I am aware that one or both of these antennae need a certain distance from its associated internal antenna or router.

I would welcome advice regarding the placement on the roof of these antennae from the perspective of this this antenna-to-antenna distance spacing question.

Thank you. Dennis

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Old 09-08-2016, 12:59 PM   #2
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I had read something about the distance between the two at one point, but cannot find it now. The only thing I found recently was that the internal antenna shouldn't be directed towards the external antenna. IIRC (and that is dubious) the distance was at least 5-6 feet. My external antenna was installed by a dealer who "knew what they were doing" but they only gave me about 3 feet. I have to place my internal antenna in a location I don't like to avoid feedback loops. Even so, I'm probably only 4-5 feet separation and things seem to work well. I have yet to upgrade the internal antenna so it only feeds my hotspots when used.
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