What the fog?

What the fog?

What is the effect of fog on a radio link? I often see concerns that fog and/or clouds will adversely affect your RF link reducing your range and possibly cut you from your aircraft. After all, fog is water and water block microwaves right? The short answer is no, fog/clouds are not a problem, even […]

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The Pagoda

The Pagoda

The pagoda antenna was developed by Maarten Baert as a free to use design. It quickly became a popular antenna, with multiple brands selling them as is or with various attempts to encase or otherwise protect it. In this post we will study the inner functioning of the pagoda and what are the effects of […]

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The new True-SMA

The new True-SMA

The SMA (Sub miniature type A) connector as we know it was designed in the 60s. So, for many of us, they always been part of the landscape. Its 8mm hexagonal shape, meant to be tightened with a tool, doesn’t offer much grip to fingers. Peoples been cutting/printing contraption that fit over the SMA and […]

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The micro AXII

The micro AXII

We designed the new micro AXII for lumenier. A move forward from the current AXII in term of miniaturization at less than half the volume of the original. By far, the smallest 5.8GHz CP antenna available right now. In order to bring the micro AXII, innovations going beyond RF engineering had to be made, such […]

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