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Shakespeare 6500-wb 4' Broad Band Vhf Antenna

Shakespeare 6500-wb 4' Broad Band Vhf Antenna

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Shakespeare 6500-WB 4' Broad Band VHF Antenna

Model: 6500-WB
  • Stainless steel mounting bracket: corrosion resistant even in marine environments. 3 mounting options
  • Patent pending mount design: install the U-bolts without removing hardware — no more lost hardware
  • Detachable antenna: handle mounting bracket easily without the weight of the antenna. Also, mount it on a large variety of Shakespeare® mounts with a 1"-14 thread*
  • IP67**, high wind rating, wide temperature range, and PU Coating: built to last in rain, sun, ice, dust, water splashes and even corrosive marine environments

Built for maximum performance, this 4’ broad band antenna is designed to endure the harsh environment and communication requirements in commercial, law enforcement and disaster management applications. Whether you install it on a vessel, base station, or a stationary platform, this antenna provides a host of mounting options to fit your need. No tuning or ground plane required. Cable not included.

*Requires a Shakespeare 4006 double female ferrule (not included).

**When installed as instructed.

Frequency 156-162 MHz, VSWR < 1.5:1
145-165 MHz, VSWR < 2:
Nominal Impedance 50 Ohm
Input Power Rating 100 Watts, continuous
Gain 3dB
Polarization (Pattern) Vertical (Omnidirectional)
Connector UHF Female (SO-239 type)
Recommended Cable RG-8/U, RG-213/U or similar
DC Ground Yes
Wind Rating 125 mph (55m/s)
Ingress Rating IP67**
Temperature Range -67° F to 160° F (-55° C to 71° C)
Finish White, high-gloss, non-yellowing polyurethane finish
Mounting Stainless steel mounting bracket with U-bolts, for mounting on mast, rails, or screwed directly onto bulkheads
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