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VHF Antenna - 8FT Econo 6DB Wht Clearance

SHAKESPEARE
VHF Antenna - 8FT Econo 6DB Wht

Model # 548438 | Mfg # 5206-C

This item is no longer available.

The Shakespeare 5206-C, with chrome plated brass ferrule, is an economical and lightweight, self-supporting antenna for good communications. Each antenna includes 15' RG-58 cable and PL-259 connector.

  • 6dB Gain, 8', fiberglass finish VHF marine band antenna
  • Quality coax cable element
  • Chrome-plated brass ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread
  • Bandwidth: 3 MHz
  • SWR: 1.5:1 @156.8 MHz
  • Impedance (Ohms): 50
  • Max. Input (Watts): 50
  • DC Ground: YES
  • Two year warranty
  • FedEx shipment required outside of the continental US

VHF Antenna - 8FT Econo 6DB Wht

Best Use VHF
Elements Copper
Gain 6 Decibels
Lead 15' RG-58 Cable
Length 8'
Material Fiberglass
Warranty Details Two Years

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Shakespeare VHF Antenna - 8FT Econo 6DB Wht
 
4.3

(based on 3 reviews)

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5.0

Needed a replacement

By Boss Hogg

from Boynton Beach Florida

About Me Casual User

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Accurate
  • Easy to Install
  • Easy to Use
  • Good Value
  • Reliable

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Boating

    Comments about Shakespeare VHF Antenna - 8FT Econo 6DB Wht:

    Needed a replacement antenna, this was a quick easy replacement

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
    4.0

    Good price

    By bill

    from cape may nj

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Set Up

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Shakespeare VHF Antenna - 8FT Econo 6DB Wht:

        Boating

        Service and delivery comments:

        No issues

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        good antenna

        By illusion

        from Patuxent River, MD

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Set Up

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Small boat

          Comments about Shakespeare VHF Antenna - 8FT Econo 6DB Wht:

          little large for a small boat, but installed into a ratchet holder with quick disconnect so can stow while underway and install when port-ed.

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