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VHF Antenna - 5226XT Galaxy 8FT, Black


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Model # 159371 | Mfg # 5226-XT

Product Description

Shakespeare's best 8', 6dB Gain antenna, The 5226-XT is stronger, sturdier, and stiffer for use on hard tops, T-tops, radar arches, or wherever its extra resistance to high winds and high speeds is welcome.  Each antenna includes 20' RG-8X cable and PL-259 connector.
  • Brass and copper elements for maximum range and efficiency.
  • Stainless steel ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread.
  • Low-loss ethafoam spacers for strong mechanical support.
  • Black high-gloss polyurethane finish.
  • five-year guarantee.


VHF Antenna - 5226XT Galaxy 8FT, Black

Elements Brass & Copper
Gain 6 Decibels
Lead 20' RG-8X Cable with PL-259 Connector
Length 8'
Material Fiberglass
Warranty Details Five Years

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)


Great VHF antenna for the price

By Nauti Angler

from New Jersey

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  • Durable
  • Easy To Set Up
  • Fine-Tuning
  • Price
  • Strong Signal


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  • Boat

Comments about Shakespeare VHF Antenna - 5226XT Galaxy 8FT, Black:

Great price.....great functionality

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