Shakespeare Electronic Products Group-European Operations

Marine rule the waves

Style YHK

V-Tronix™ VHF Whip with Hawk™ Wind Indicator

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  • The Hawk™ was designed and developed to meet the requirements of the most demanding sailors. It features the popular V-Tronix™ solderless connector system - for easy installation and end-of-season dismounting – and is packed in an attractive blister pack with fitting instructions in 17 languages. These ever-popular masthead antennas have become the industry’s benchmark for any sailing boat fitted with a VHF radio. The antenna’s reputation is unrivalled, and Hawk™ antennas are chosen as original equipment by boat builders throughout the world because of their reliability, durability and value for money.

    • Quality stainless steel whip with V-Tronix™ Hawk™ Wind Indicator
    • Lightweight, only 0.25 kg
    • Low windage
    • 180mm flat bracket for mounting at masthead
    • 20m of RG-58 cable with PL-259 plug
    • Solderless connector at Masthead
    • PL-259 plug
    • Blister packed
    • Multi-language (17) fitting instructions


  • Frequency Range: 156 - 162 MHz

    Gain: 3 dBi

    V.S.W.R.: <1.5:1 @ resonance

    Length: 0.9 m

    Weight: 0.25 kg

    Sections: 1

    Max Power Input: 50

    DC Grounded: Reads 10K ohms

    Warranty: 2 years


    Download the Instruction sheet (PDF): YHK

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