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Beacon mount using magnets?

Lifeisfun

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Anyone tried to attach the beacon using earth magnets?
I noticed there is 2 magnets on the top and 2 on the bottom of the back side of the beacon.
They are probably not strong enough but paired with additional earth magnets the grip is very strong.
I got my phone on magnetic mounts in the truck and boat, works very well even with the QI charging.
Is there anything that could be affected by stronger magnetic field in the beacon it self?

Ideas/opinions?
 

Vib.ribbon

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In theory, it should be ok? As far as I know, magnetic fields do not cause interference with GPS or WiFi signals (both of which the beacon uses).
 

Lifeisfun

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Makes me wonder why they put those 4 magnets in, perhaps some future mount?
 

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Someone reported that those built in magnets work fairly well :LOL:

"I placed my beacon on the roof of my truck while flying at a park. Then forgot about it and went 10mi down the highway at about 80mph and it was still there at my next destination."
 

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