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Shakespeare Galaxy 5230 VHF Antenna

Shakespeare Galaxy 5230 VHF Antenna

  • Antenna Length: 14 ft., Band: VHF Marine Band, Sections: 2, Color: White
  • Max. Input Power: 200 Watts, Gain: 8 dB, Bandwidth: 3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
  • Supplied with 20 ft. RG-8/X Cable and PL-259 Connector
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    90.00 Lbs.
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    Status:      In Stock



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    Shakespeare Galaxy 5230 VHF Antenna


    • Increased signal capture area, outstanding performance
    • 5/8 wave over 1/2-wave dipole
    • Brass and copper elements for maximum range and efficiency
    • (2) Sections (base 94 in. / tip 74 in.)
    • 5-year limited warranty


    • Shakespeare Model No. 5230
    • Length: 14 ft.
    • Sections: 2
    • Color: Galaxy white
    • Ferrule: Stainless steel with standard 1"-14 Thread
    • Cable Supplied: 20 ft. RG-8/X
    • Connector Supplied: PL-259 (not installed)
    • Suggested Mount: Shakespeare 409-R or 410-R swivel mount (each sold separately)
    • Band: VHF Marine Band
    • Frequency Range: 156 - 164 MHz
    • Gain: 8 dB
    • Max. Input Power: 200 Watts
    • SWR (Standing Wave Ratio): Nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz
    • Bandwidth: 3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
    • Impedance: 50 Ohms
    • Polarity: Vertical
    • DC Ground: Yes*

    *Antenna will read as short circuit when tested with ohm meter.


    Additional Handling Note:
    An additional $60.00, Large Package Surcharge Fee, imposed by the carrier, will be included in your shipping charges.


    Shakespeare 408-R Antenna Upper Mounting Bracket
    Item #: 252297
  • Type: Stand Off for Vertical Surface Mount
  • Material: Nylon, with Standard 1" -14 Thread Fitting
  • Upper Bracket Designed for 1-1/2", 1-1/8" and 1" Antennas
  •  Include

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    Shakespeare Centennial 5120 Antenna
    Item #: 252886
  • Band: AM / FM, Length: 8 Feet, Impedance: 93 Ohms
  • Includes RG-62 Coax with Motorola Plug Installed
  • Ferrule: Standard 1"-14 Thread, Chrome Plated Brass
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