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 Post subject: embedded antenna: 802.11 a/b/g and GPS
Posted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 3:05 pm 
Does anyone know where I can find an embedded antenna that will funtion for both 802.11 a/b/g AND GPS?

BChapman@brightstareng.com


 
  
 
Edstroyer
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Posted: Sat Dec 11, 2004 1:27 am 
I can understand the requirement for a dual band antenna (2.4GHz and 5.8GHz) which is available widely, but you will probably find it verry difficult to find an antenna that can also operate in the 1.8GHz.
If I were you, I would just go for the dual band knowing that I'm sacrificing antenna gain (attenuation,loss) with the GPS signal and accommodate for that with a good GPS-LNA.

best of luck.



Posted  11/12/2012