Shakespeare Electronic Products Group-European Operations

Marine rule the waves

Style 5101-S

2.4m (8') VHF Marine Band 6dB

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  • End-fed with matching stub

    A new standard of excellence in an economical antenna! Shakespeare brings you the best of the high-end features in a 2.4m (8ft) antenna with brass & copper elements and a smooth, high gloss, polyurethane finish that won’t turn yellow in the sun. This antenna delivers not only performance, but superb value.

    • Brass and copper elements
    • Stainless Steel ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread
    • Includes 6m (20ft) RG-58 cable, and a PL-259 connector
    • Suggested mount: Style 4187 or 5187 Ratchet Mounts
    • Smooth, durable, high gloss finish
    • One section
  • Centennial 5101 Specifications
    Band: VHF Marine Band
    Antenna Gain: 6dB
    Max. Input Power: 50 watts
    SWR: nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz
    Bandwidth: 5 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
    Ferrule: Stainless Steel
    Coax Supplied: 6m (20 ft) of RG-58
    Connector Supplied: PL-259, not installed
    Color/finish: White
    Polarity: Vertical
    Impedance: 50 Ohms
    DC Ground: Special - DC Grounded, but reads "open" on ohm meter
    Limited Warranty:
    2 years


  • Thank you for your interest in our Marine Antennas and Marine Products. Please use the Dealer Locator to find the Dealer closest to you who can best help you purchase the Shakespeare® Antennas.

    If you do not see a Dealer in your area, or have any questions or concerns, please Contact Us and we will be happy to assist you any way we can.

  • Instruction sheet (PDF): 5101.pdf

    iconShakespeare VHF Marine Antennas (YouTube Video)

    iconHow to Install a PL-259 Marine Connector (YouTube Video)

    iconTroubleshooting Your Marine Antenna Installation (YouTube Video)

    For other technical information, please email Tech Support


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