[time-nuts] Distance between GPS Antenni

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk
Sun Dec 18 10:21:37 EST 2011


> Just curious, If I place  a pair of high gain active antenna next to 
> each other, will they interfere with each other? If so what is the 
> minimum distance apart?

As a rule of thumb, Mark, I would suggest "several wavelengths", say 1 
metre, although quite how concepts such as capture area apply to active 
antennas I am not sure.  If the gain of the patch is not high, implying a 
small capture area, perhaps 1-2 wavelengths might be fine.  This is 
assuming there is no electrical interference between the devices (and I 
don't see why there should be).

Cheers,
David
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