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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Omni vs. MX-air

Omni vs. MX-air

In this post, I’m going to describe the use of the MX-air antenna in omni-directional mode. “But the MX-air is a patch, right?” Not at all! The MX-air is a unique type of antenna, sitting on the line between directional and omni-directional categories.   Let’s start with Joe FPV alone in his flying field:   […]

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The new TBS crossfire

The new TBS crossfire

Team black sheep been doing some great work lately with their new “crossfire” long range system. The current generation of 433MHz “LRS” have served us well, but where plagued by common issues. Notably, the on-board noise coming from different equipment within the aircraft. That super nice camera, with amazing colors, but cut your range completely, […]

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