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WEST MARINEDual Axis Ratchet Mount, Heavy-Duty Stainless Steel

WEST MARINE

Dual Axis Ratchet Mount, Heavy-Duty Stainless Steel

Model # 1986868Mfg # 113C

$49.99

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Product Description

These popular mounts are the standard for marine antennas, but since they have traditionally been made by different companies, they end up with different hole patterns and appearances. We've taken the nylon version and duplicated it in Zamak for inland users, and in stainless steel for ocean users. One can easily replace another if needed.

  • Fits all standard 1" marine antennas
  • Features 4-way ratchet design
  • Base measures 2 1/2" x 3 9/16"
  • Mount with 1/4" FH fasteners

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West MarineDual Axis Ratchet Mount, Heavy Duty Stainless Steel
 
4.0

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4.0

well built and heavy

By Captain Squint

from Ukiah, Ca

About Me Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Durable
  • Easy to Install
  • Easy To Set Up

Cons

  • Tighten Lever

Best Uses

    Comments about Dual Axis Ratchet Mount, Heavy Duty Stainless Steel:

    mounting bracket was very nice, heavy duty and built strong. mounting was easy. Only problem is the lever needs to be tightened in choppy seas. antenna kept falling down. once tightened, problem solved. Very nice.

     
    5.0

    Very Sturdy!

    By fishnfool

    from Three Rivers, CA

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Durable
    • Easy To Set Up

    Cons

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        Comments about Dual Axis Ratchet Mount, Heavy Duty Stainless Steel:

        Very simple to use and extremely sturdy!

        (23 of 24 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Antenna Mount, vertical adj. caution

        By Leghorn

        from Melbourne Florida

        About Me Power User

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Strong Signal

        Cons

        • Hardware fitment
        • Vertical adjustment

        Best Uses

        • Surface Mount

        Comments about Dual Axis Ratchet Mount, Heavy Duty Stainless Steel:

        Use caution if trying to use the vertical adjustment bolt. The Counterbore for the Stainless Steel Nyloc hex nut is in a deep Counterbore which does not allow proper wrench (or Socket) fitment or even a proper washer placement. Remember that Stainless Steel is typically soft and it is very easy to strip or round the edges of this nut thus not allowing adjustment. Once this nut is stripped it is very difficult to remove and replace this nut. Also, this is a West Marine product so the surface mounting bolt pattern does NOT match other manufacturers; it is close, but will not interchange.

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