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Old 11-Jul-2016, 4:13 AM   #1
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How close can I install a VHF and UHF antenna?

I have the two antennas linked below. VHF antenna is installed in attic and works great. The UHF antenna I will either need to place about a foot behind the VHF antenna or about 50 feet apart. Will I be ok mounting these two a foot apart?
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Old 11-Jul-2016, 5:13 AM   #2
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Ideally, avoid putting one antenna in the path of another. However, feel free to experiment.

As a rule of thumb mounting one above the other or side by side with at least 3' of separation will limit interaction between the two antennas, Greater separation is generally better.
If the well is dry and you don't see rain on the horizon, you'll need to dig the hole deeper. (If the antenna can't get the job done, an amp won't fix it.)

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