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Style 5215-AIS

0.9m (3') AIS Marine Band 3dB

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  • End-fed 1/2-wave stainless steel whip

    Sailboat owners will love this version of their longtime favorite, our VHF Style 5215. Its the same light weight, low-profile, stainless steel antenna, specially designed for masthead mounting and built with extra bandwidth for all popular AIS transceivers.

    • Sealed, tin-plated copper wire coil
    • Designed specifically for AIS transceivers
    • SO-239 connector
    • Stainless steel L-shaped bracket supplied for mounting
    • One section
    • For AIS applications

    Best applications include: Sailboats

  • Shakespeare 5215-AIS Squatty Body® Specifications
    Band: VHF Marine Band
    Antenna Gain: 3dB
    Max. Input Power: 50 watts
    SWR: nominally 1.5:1 at 162 MHz
    Bandwidth: 7 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
    Ferrule: L-bracket and retaining nut, SO-239 connector
    Polarity: Vertical
    Impedance: 50 Ohms
    DC Ground: No DC Ground - The antenna will read open on continuity test.
    Limited Warranty:
    2 years


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    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): 5215-AIS.pdf    

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