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Shakespeare 8' VHF Antenna 5225-XP

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Shakespeare Galaxy Style 5225-XP
8' VHF 6dB Gain

Collinear-phased 5/8 wave elements

For the toughest of the tough jobs, Shakespeare introduces the extra edge of silver plated elements on world-renowned, world class, Galaxy marine VHF antennas. The new 5225-XP is a maximum range antenna built in a Shakespeare extra tough fiberglass radome. It's designed to withstand the wind forces and high speeds when used on hard tops, T-tops, and radar arches. The silver plating adds extended performance for extra reliable communications. The antenna's legendary Galaxy® high-gloss finish assures that it's welcome aboard.

  • Copper and silver plated brass elements for extraordinary range and efficiency
  • Stainless steel ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread
  • 20' RG-8/X low-loss cable plus a PL-259 connector
  • Suggested mount: Shakespeare 4187
  • Shakespeare Limited Warranty: 5 years
  • Silver Plated Elements Extended Performance

Technical Specifications:

Frequency:VHF Marine Band
Bandwidth:3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
SWR:nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz
Impedance:50 ohms
Max Input (Watts):150 watts
DC Ground:YES (ohmeter test will read "shorted")
Height (feet):8

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  • Manufacturer: Shakespeare
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 5225-XP
  • Manufacturer Name: SHAKESPEARE-MARINE
  • Dimensions: 96" Height x 2" Width x 2" Depth
  • Standard Warranty: 5Year(s)
  • Antenna Band: VHF
  • Cable Length (Feet): 20'
  • Cable Type: RG-8X
  • Color: White
  • Construction: Fiberglass
  • DB Gain (dB): 6 dB
  • Ferrule Type: Stainless Steel
  • Length (Inches): 8'
  • Shakespeare 8' VHF Antenna 5225-XP Reviews


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    Shakespeare 5225-XP 8' VHF Antenna

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    works great

    By mike

    from south Carolina

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    • Durable
    • Easy To Set Up
    • Fine-Tuning
    • Strong Signal


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        sturdy and reliable

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