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Marine rule the waves

Style 5241-R

0.9m (3') VHF Marine Band 3dB

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  • Low-profile end-fed 1/2-wave with heavy duty whip

    The perfect choice for bass boats, center console fishing boats, or any vessel where compact size is most important. Comes with a heavy-duty stainless steel whip for extra stability at high speeds. Chrome plated brass canister minimizes de-tuning.

    • Sealed, tin-plated copper wire coil
    • Stainless steel whip (36in)
    • Requires a mount with a center hole for passage of the supplied cable.
    • 4.6m (15ft) RG-58 cable and a PL-259 connector included.
    • Suggested mount: Shakespeare Styles 4187, 5187, 4188-S, or 4190 Ratchet Mounts (each sold separately)
    • Whip is user replaceable.
    • One section

    Best applications include: bass boats and center console fishing boats; for small to medium bass, fishing and similar types of vessels.

    Suggested mount(s):   4187     4190

  • Shakespeare 5241-R Specifications
    Band: VHF Marine Band
    Antenna Gain: 3dB
    Max. Input Power: 50 watts
    SWR: nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz
    Bandwidth: 7 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
    Ferrule: Chrome plated brass cannister
    Coax Supplied: 4.6m (15 ft) of RG-58
    Connector Supplied: PL-259, not installed
    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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  • Instruction sheet (PDF): 5241-R.pdf    

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

    iconTroubleshooting Your Marine Antenna Installation (YouTube Video)

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