Mariner 8700 Extra Tough 8' 6dB VHF Antenna
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SHAKESPEAREMariner 8700 Extra Tough 8' 6dB VHF Antenna


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Model # 6966063 | Mfg # 8700UPC # 719441170646


Mariner 8700 Extra Tough 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 Five Years

Product Overview

An extra-tough design for guaranteed reliability makes our exclusive Shakespeare 8700 a premium choice for demanding use. 

Classic styling and an upgraded fiberglass radome bring durability, stiffness and reliability to your radio needs. Brass and copper 5/8-wave elements boost range and efficiency, stainless steel ferrule and 20' RG-8X low-loss cable boost your signal strength. Shakespeare’s long-lasting construction and finish keep it working and looking great—for at least five years, guaranteed.

Key Features

  • 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
  • Mirror-finished stainless steel ferrule with 1"-14 threads is polished to a high luster
  • Quality brass choking sleeves insulate the copper inner conductor and suppress cable radiation
  • Backed up by a best-in-class five-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
  • 1 Grommet plug

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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