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Questions tagged [transmitter]

Questions on a set of equipment used to generate and transmit electromagnetic waves carrying messages or signals, esp. those of radio or television.

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30.875 Mhz transmitter circuit [closed]

So I have an old garage door opener that works on 30.875MHz that unfortunatly take the water, I've an sdr and I would try to record the signal and use it with an arduino. But unfortunatly I'don't ...
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Low noise electret mic circuit

i wanna make a FM microphone for my guitar but the problem is that the electret mic itself output a lot of background noise even before amplifying its signal. so obviously i need a preamp circuit ...
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How to design and build RF amplifier, that work in 450Khz [closed]

I have a schematic, that is a sine generator and mixer that does AM modulation. How to design and build an RF power amplifier and build a compact antenna. The goal is to transmit signal up to 50 ...
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How does this fire alarm system transmit data on two-wire?

In the fire detection industry, analogue addressable systems use control panels and detectors (and devices such as interfaces) which communicate with each other by means of a protocol. What protocol ...
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Creating a wireless transmitter/receiver for off-the-shelf siren

Since I oddly enough haven't been able to find a suitable off-the-shelf product that's reasonable priced (less than 50-60 EUR/USD) and somewhat good looking with Google, I'm about to try a small ...
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Is it possible to broadcast FM radio up to 500 metres? [closed]

I'm buying FM transmitter 0.2 watt at Lazada to broadcast for my village community at my area. Not a normal small FM transmitter for car or portable low watt (about 10mW-100mW) which broadcast up to ...
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need to make a simple burst transmitter [closed]

i am looking to build a simple transmitter that will transmit on 433mhz automatically every 20ms or less. would this even be possible to make? the transmitter only needs to be simple and set off a ...
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Locating mobiles/UE by base stations in a cellular system [closed]

After understanding a bit about how actual cellular systems function, I realized that identifying the mobile/UE location is key in assigning the UE to correct base station and thus to guarantee a ...
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Transmitter and Receiver antennas in mobile phones

I understand that in old cellular systems where FDD were employed, we used to have same antenna at the mobile phone (User equipment) for transmission and reception.Moreover, a duplexer was used to ...
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What type of current is used by a transmitter? [closed]

(Short question , No need to downvote): What is the required current type in a RF transmitter (AC or DC). Since Phones have a battery (hence DC) how do they power their transmitter if AC is required?
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What is needed link budget? [closed]

Assuming I want to send a signal 1 km away from a 2.4 GHz antenna with 5 DBI gain and recieving antenna of 2.15 DBI gain. What is the minimum needed power at the receiver (not the minimum transmitter ...
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Why microwave links on cell towers have high frequency?

Why microwave links are in the higher microwave spectrum (I don't know exactly but I guess it's around 20-40GHz). If by Friis Equation higher frequencies have lower range then why use higher frequency ...
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How can a phone transmit the signal back to tower? [closed]

If cellphones have such a low power transmitter (around 200mW for LTE) and also doesn't have directionality then how can they talk back to the tower even though they are so powerful and built ...
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Quadcopter RX TX questions [closed]

I'm working on a quadcopter and have some questions about the receiver and transmitter. I'm going to be milling the boards myself and wanted to know what would be a good carrier frequency to use. I ...
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Calculating the maximum antenna voltage

Given a transmitter driving 13dBm into a 50Ω load, what is the peak voltage at the antenna connector? By my calculations, 13dBm is 19.95mW. Given P=V^2/R, V=sqrt(P*R). So the peak voltage would be ...
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How cell sites work? [closed]

In Mobile communication, how do cell sites communicate to each other to the point when they reach the cell site which is connected to the other mobile phone when I make a call . What is the medium of ...
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Fast, cheap, wireless data transmission with Raspberry Pi [closed]

I need some advice on a project. I want to wirelessly transmit packets of data from a Raspberry Pi to several microcontrollers (Arduino or other). The frequency must be at least 15 packets/s per ...
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RF range at 169 Mhz

I'm planning a sensor network for agriculture (that apparently doesn't exist yet in this form) and I'd like to understand the possibilities of the radio link. A good number of in-the-field soil ...
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Temperature sensing bee hive

I am a honey bee researcher and I want to build a temperature sensing system to monitor the temperature changes in the three dimensional space within the hive body using 5 sensors on each hive frame (...
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Effective area or effective aperture of antenna

The effective area simply represents how much power is captured from the plane wave and delivered by the antenna. The explanation begins oft with assumption that antennas have the same polarization. ...
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calculating maximum transmission distance of radio module based on dbm and open air

I own several HM-TRP TTL FSK radio modules, and every time I turn one on, it reports it as being version 2. Anyways I did read the manual and it has a setting for transmitter power as follows: <...
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Can a bilateral switch block transmitter interference and can my board still produce great audio?

I made a circuit in which an ISD1760 chip outputs music via an LM386 IC and I like the quality and volume of sound, however, when I run an HM-TRP transmitter on the same circuit board and the ...
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Weird waveforms for a transmitter circuit

My book about digital logics ("Digital systems" of Ronald Tocci) provides a waveform which seems illogical to me about a transmitter circuit. This is the diagram of the circuit: The inputs for the ...
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AS3932 LF Wakeup Receiver's wake pin never goes HIGH

I've been working on getting the AS3932 3D Low Frequency Wakeup Receiver to work i.e. making the wake pin go High when a 125kHz OOK signal is interfaced with the channel one pin of the input antenna (...
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Private star network topology on Sub-1GHz

I have a project which there is a need to be implemented many sensor nodes in a star network topology. One collector-gateway and multiple transmitters. The farthest sensor node from the "collector-...
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How can I modify the frequency of a simple 433mhz transmitter module?

How can I change the frequency of a simple RF transmitter? These are the transmitters in question: Background Research On this question s3c says: To change ...
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Capacitors and resistors shown as OPEN and SHORT in Schematics design

I am designing a wireless power Transmitter circuit and mostly following this datasheet for Wireless transmitter IC :- http://rohmfs.rohm.com/en/products/databook/datasheet/ic/power/...
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What is mean by channel inversion in wireless communication

Regarding the title of the question, to my understanding, Channel Inversion means that "The transmitter adapts its power to maintain constant SIR at the receiver." It is a technique used for ...
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Sending analog signal over twisted pair in noisy enviroment

I need to transmit several analog signals from one board to another (maximum 1m distance) in a very noisy environment (power electronics converter operating at 20kHz). The range of frequencies of the ...
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Simulation of Qi Communication Signal in LTSpice

I try to simulate the communication signal between transmitter and receiver in LTSpice (Wireless Charging Qi). For this I realized on the transmitter side a full bridge (Input 12V), which is operated ...
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How to match two clock signal's phases which are physically apart in two locations?

Suppose, I have one Tx and one Rx physically separated by the long distance with clock signals CLK1 and CLK2 as shown in fig. (say both of 50MHz). I wish to align them in phases. By that I mean, ...
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could I just add a microcontroller or timer to this transmitter circuit to turn it on and off so that it lasts longer?

I am thinking of making my own UHF tracking transmitters for a wildlife study. Could I just connect a low power microcontroller to the Vcc part of this circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-...
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FM Transmitter Power and approx Transmission Distance Calculation [closed]

I am a beginner of electronics and mostly fascinated by hobby circuits right now. I do not have any Electronics Degree. Internet and hobby Electronics books are the only places where I learned lill-...
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Purpose of L2,L3 & C6 in the following CW transmitter circuit

I have been trying really hard to understand the purpose of L2, L3 and C6 in this CW transmitter, especially L3 and C6. I have received many conflicting answers such as that L3 is acting as a ...
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FM modulation with crystal oscillator [closed]

I have seen many posts where a simple AM transmitter can be made with a crystal oscillator and modulation transformer. Can this idea somehow be modified to FM. I don't want people to misunderstand me. ...
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Is it possible to make a coil-less simple Shortwave Receiver

I am really a newbie here in Electronics and I'm into it as a hobby/passtime. I was going through this simple coil-less Shortwave Transmitter circuit on a blog. Q1 – BC548, X1 – 10.7 MHz ceramic ...
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Optical audio transmitter can't handle speech

This is a question relating to my project on an optical audio transmitter. I wired up a very simple device in which I use an audio signal transformer (EI14) to modulate the intensity of a laser beam (...
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433MHz receiver compatibilty

Currently I have a setup where a 433MHz Transmitter sends a number from one arduino and a 433MHz receiver picks it up for another arduino. The Transmitter and receiver are of the Super Regenerative ...
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Improving the quality of an optical audio transmitter

I wired up a very simple device in which I use an audio signal transformer (EI14) to modulate the intensity of a laser beam (a cheap 650nm, 5mW diode) according to the audio output of my phone. The ...
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Understanding the Michigan Mighty Mite

I'm quite interested in this rather simple transmitter design called the Michigan Mighty Mite, described here: https://makerf.com/posts/mighty_simple_shortwave_transmitter I'm familiar with resonant ...
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How to reset / clear IRQ requests in AX5043

Has anyone gained experience with Onsemi's RF Transceiver AX5043?! I'm not able to clear the interrupt request Bits. For example my XTALREADY interrupt is fired immediately after reset and fired again ...
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DIY FM Transmitter [closed]

simulate this circuit – Schematic created using CircuitLab I can not find the frequency from an FM receiver... I am not sure for the coils Henries... I tried to make on of my own and I used: 19 ...
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What RF transmitter and receiver to buy for long range

I have 3 main questions that I want to know. I mostly worked with computer science but recently I got an arduino to play around with. I also extracted some motors from an old rc quadcopter that i had. ...
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Phase modulation in the polar transmitter

In the polar transmitter, after the I and Q signals are converted to amplitude and phase, where the phase is in the range of -pi to pi, the phase is further differenciated to obtain the change in ...
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Transmitter with EV1527 timeout problem

I have a transmitter, based on a EV1527, which I use to send data to a receiver. I need to send data continous, because the receiver works in a jog mode. When I now press the button on this 2 channel ...
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Using RF to transmit audio

Ok, so some background: A while ago, I built a guitar. I didn't use a kit or anything, so in addition to all the woodworking, I also had to do a fair bit of wiring. It has worked fine for a long time, ...
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FM Transmitter Circuit Range

I have connected the previous circuit, it transmits a clear sound with almost no distortions but the range is awful, How can i improve its range?
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Datasheet FM Modulator

Hi I want to implement a narrowband FM transmitter and I find all features about power and noise in the FM Modulator datasheet, but nothing about bandwidth. The transmitter will work at center RF ...
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Advantages of Heterodyne vs Homodyne

What are the main advantages from a theorical point of view of a Heterodyne transmitter versus a Homodyne Transmitter? I've seen the main difference is the VCO or PLL connected to the Mixer after the ...
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creating worst-case scenario test environment for wireless

I'm making a project which involves the use of two HM-TRP radio modules. At this time, the only way I can test the strength of these modules is to go out on the street and travel with one unit for ...