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Old 07-13-2018, 2:03 AM
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You need good external aerial on your roof with a Low Loss Coax cable it will help to get weak signals
Any idea where to get this hardware from?
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Old 07-13-2018, 3:26 AM
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Your options are limited in NZ, You can get Diamond D130 discone from D130 Discone Antenna Com-Centre Communiction Equipment Limited
call them before you go, (Richard is a grumpy bugger) or Icom https://rwb.co.nz/aviation/aviation-...ptions/ah-8000. Both will fit your requirements. Also you need good quality Coax, looks like both will come with 15m of coax. Then you need J-Pole to screw to your gutter, and some pig tail connectors to your scanner, you can get that from Jaycar store. or Trade Me. Your coverage will be greatly enhanced
I use to use Diamond D130 but switched to US made Omni-X shipped from US. Very happy with that.
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