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PostSubject: Antenna recommendations   antenna - Antenna recommendations Icon_minitimeWed Feb 12, 2020 8:33 am

Hi All I am new to all this and was looking for antenna recommendations. First I am looking for something I can use on my car, mag mount if possible and not too big as I don't really want it to be too obvious day to day and some of the places I park will be restricted height wise and I would rather not have to keep taking it on and off. Secondly I would like something in my attic, I know it is probably not the best situation but I cannot mount anything on the outside of my house. The Attic is easy access so are there any options that would do for both my needs? Mobile and attic? I remember as a kid I had a mag mount stuck to a piece of metal up in my parents attic but that wasn't the best but I am sure in 30 plus years there must have been some improvements.

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PostSubject: Re: Antenna recommendations   antenna - Antenna recommendations Icon_minitimeWed Feb 12, 2020 12:13 pm

Having recently returned to the airwaves myself I have tried a couple of the popular antennas for the loft, one was pretty hopeless but the Sirio Signal keeper had me talking to some people locally within a short time of going up. I have got an external antenna on a pole in the back garden in a temporary situation and it is far better than the loft one but if it is all you can have I would recommend the Sirio signal keeper as I had my best results with that.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Sirio-Signal-Keeper-Base-Or-Loft-Antenna/173774716211?epid=1081404117&hash=item2875c7bd33:g:~U4AAOSw1kxeIJpJ
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PostSubject: Re: Antenna recommendations   antenna - Antenna recommendations Icon_minitimeWed Feb 12, 2020 12:19 pm

Thanks for the info it is really appreciated! I will look it up and do a bit of research but sounds like it was made exactly for my needs.
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