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Shakespeare 5226-XT 8' Black VHF Antenna

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Product Code: SHA5226-XT

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Shakespeare 5226-Xt 8' Black Vhf Antenna
Shakespeare Vhf 8ft 5226-Xt Black

Shakespeare Galaxy Style 5226-XT
8' VHF 6dB Gain
Collinear-phased 5/8 wave elements


This antenna is the same as Style 5225-XT, but with the exclusive Galaxy gloss black finish. It's Shakespeares best maximum range and quality in a great looking Galaxy antenna. The new 5225-XT is Shakespeares classic Style 5225 in a new, stronger, stiffer radome. Its extra tough for use on hard tops, T-tops, radar arches, or wherever its extra resistance to high winds and high speeds is welcome.

  • Brass and copper elements for maximum 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 Style 4187 Ratchet Mount
  • One section
  • Shakespeare Limited Warranty: 5 years

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
Gain:6 dB
Max Input (Watts):100 watts
DC Ground:YES
Height (feet):8

Manufacturer Part Number: 5226-XT

Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 | Total Reviews: 3 Write a review.

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
So far, so good September 22, 2014
Reviewer: Michael Shults from Sodus Point, NY  
Needed an extra tough antenna to fly my club pennant (as well as facilitating VHF communications); on my go-fast boat. So far, so good. Unlike the standard antenna, which folded over in short order, this one seems able to stand the punishment.

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8' 5226-x VHF Antenna June 18, 2014
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Sarasota Fl  
Came quickly and was as discribed

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Vhf Antenna December 3, 2013
Reviewer: Mark from Chicago  
The cable is stronger thicker well made a lot different than the other ones good quality

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