Mariner 8500 8' 6dB VHF Antenna
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SHAKESPEAREMariner 8500 8' 6dB VHF Antenna


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Model # 6966055 | Mfg # 8500UPC # 719441170639


Mariner 8500 8' 6dB VHF Antenna

Name Value
Best Use VHF
Elements Brass & Copper
Gain 6 Decibels
Lead 20' RG-8X Cable with PL-259 Connector
Length 8'
Material Fiberglass
Warranty Details Three Years

Product Overview

High-end features on a mid-priced, end-fed 1/2-wave antenna.

High-end features on a mid-priced antenna make this an exciting choice for onboard communications systems. 6dB end-fed 1/2-wave antenna in an 8' foot length whip with brass and copper elements, chrome-plated brass ferrule and the durable high-gloss polyurethane finish that makes the Mariner 8500 long-lasting and sleek.

Key Features

  • 6dB end-fed 1/2-wave antenna in a 8' length whip with brass and copper elements for extended range
  • Protected by a proprietary high-gloss polyurethane that won't fuzz or turn yellow in the sun
  • Ethafoam spacer system provides strong mechanical support and isolates the radiators from vibration and moisture for long, dependable service
  • Flexible RG-8X low-loss cable has higher power capabilities, lower loss per foot, UV-stable jacketing, a stranded copper core and higher concentrations of copper shielding to help maximize performance
  • Quality brass choking sleeves insulate the copper inner conductor and suppress cable radiation
  • Backed up by a three-year warranty
  • Purchase a 1"-14 threaded antenna mount separately
  • One-section, 8' antenna
What's Included
  • 1 Antenna assembly
  • 1 PL-259 connector with instructions

Installation Guide

 WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals, including DEHP, which are known to the state of California to cause cancer and reproductive harm. For more information, go to


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