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Marine rule the waves

Style 5230

4.3m (14') VHF Marine Band 8dB

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  • 5/8 wave over 1/2-wave dipole

    The ultra-performer, Shakespeare’s Galaxy® Style 5230 is the most effective 8dB antenna system available anywhere, thanks to its increased signal capture area.

    • Brass and copper elements for maximum range and efficiency
    • Stainless steel ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread
    • Includes 6m (20ft) RG-8/X cable and a PL-259 connector
    • UPS shipable
    • 2 Sections: Base 2.4m (94"), Tip 1.88m (74")

    Shipable by Courier

  • Galaxy 5230 Specifications
    Band: VHF Marine Band
    Antenna Gain: 8dB
    Max. Input Power: 200 watts
    SWR: nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz
    Bandwidth: 3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
    Ferrule: Stainless steel
    Coax Supplied: 6m (20 ft) of RG-8/X
    Connector Supplied: PL-259, not installed
    Color/finish: Galaxy White
    Polarity: Vertical
    Impedance: 50 Ohms
    DC Ground: DC Grounded - The antenna will read shorted on continuity test.
    Shakespeare
    Limited Warranty:
    5 years

     

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  •  Instruction sheet (PDF): 5230.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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