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Style YWX

V-Tronix™ VHF Whipflex™ Stainless Steel Whip

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  • The Whipflex™ features the popular V-Tronix™ solderless connector system - for easy installation and end-of-season dismounting – and it’s packed in an attractive blister pack with fitting instructions in 17 languages.

    This ever-popular masthead antenna has become the industry’s benchmark for any sailing boat fitted with a VHF radio. Its reputation is unrivalled and this antenna is chosen as original equipment by boat builders throughout the world because of its reliability, durability and value for money.

    • V-Tronix™ Whipflex™ stainless steel whip
    • Lightweight, only 0.25 kg
    • Low windage
    • 180mm nylon cranked bracket for mounting at masthead
    • Solderless connector at Masthead
    • 20m of RG-58 cable with PL-259 plug
    • Blister packed
    • Multi-language (17) fitting indstructions
  • Frequency Range: 156 - 162 MHz

    Gain: 3 dBi

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

    Length: 0.9 m

    Weight: 0.15 kg

    Sections: 1

    Max Power Input: 50

    DC Grounded: Reads 10K ohms

    Warranty: 2 Years


    Download the Instruction sheet (PDF): YWX

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