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Old 08-09-2018, 11:46 PM
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On top of a 20 foot pole, I have mounted a Panarama BS800 scanner antenna. ( 762-894 range ). I would like to attach a TV ( bow tie ) antenna, about 10 inches below the BS800. Will this create any receiving problems with the TV / scanner? thank you for your time
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Old 08-10-2018, 12:08 AM
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I think the rule of thumb is half wavelength distance at your lowest frequency, so no problem there.
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Old 08-10-2018, 10:49 AM
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These are both RX-only antennas? If so, you should be fine.
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