5226-XT

Shakespeare 5226-XT 8' Black VHF Antenna

Shakespeare 5226-XT 8' Black VHF Antenna
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Shakespeare Galaxy Style 5226-XT
8' VHF 6dB Gain
Collinear-phased 5/8 wave elements

EXTRA TOUGH!

This antenna is the same as Style 5225-XT, but with the exclusive Galaxy gloss black finish. It's Shakespeares best maximum range and quality in a great looking Galaxy antenna. The new 5225-XT is Shakespeares classic Style 5225 in a new, stronger, stiffer radome. Its extra tough for use on hard tops, T-tops, radar arches, or wherever its extra resistance to high winds and high speeds is welcome.

  • Brass and copper elements for maximum range and efficiency
  • Stainless steel ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread
  • 20' RG-8/X low-loss cable plus a PL-259 connector
  • Suggested mount: Shakespeare Style 4187 Ratchet Mount
  • One section
  • Shakespeare Limited Warranty: 5 years


Technical Specifications:


Frequency:VHF Marine Band
Bandwidth:3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
SWR:nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz
Impedance:50 ohms
Gain:6 dB
Max Input (Watts):100 watts
DC Ground:YES
Height (feet):8
Polarization:Vertical

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Shakespeare 5226-XT 8' Black VHF Antenna 5226-XT SHAKESPEARE VHF 8FT 5226-XT BLACK
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