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Shakespeare 5206-N Classic 8' VHF Marine Antenna with Ratchet Mount

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  • 8' 6dB VHF marine band antenna

  • End-fed with matching stub

  • Quality copper elements for good range

  • Nylon ferrule

  • Includes 15' RG-58 cable and ratchet mount

Product Summary

The Shakespeare 5206-N Classic VHF Antenna is an economical and lightweight, self-supporting antenna that provides good communications at short ranges. One-section antenna, end-fed with matching stub, and nylon ferrule. Quality copper cable elements provide good range and efficiency. Includes 15' RG-58 cable, which can be cut to size, and a PL-259 connector. This antenna also comes with a nylon ratchet mount for deck or side mounting.

• 8' VHF Marine Band
• Gain: 6 dB
• Max. Input: 50 watts
• SWR: Nominally 1.3:1 at 156.8 MHz
• Bandwidth: 5 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
• Polarity: Vertical
• Impedance: 50 Ohms
• Comes with PL-259 connector (uninstalled)
• 2-year limited warranty

Construction Fiberglass
Length 8'
Element Copper
Ferrule Nylon
Cable Supplied 15' RG-58
Antenna Gain 6 dB
Max. Input Power 50 watts
Band VHF Marine Band
Bandwidth 5 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
Impedance 50 Ohms
Warranty 2 Years


Shakespeare 5206-N Classic 8 VHF Marine Antenna with Ratchet Mount