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Radio beacon, two-piece sectional whip, transmitting, monopole, 8 m, 200-1800 KHz


The AS1R radio beacon transmitting antenna is a high quality fibreglass antenna, designed to operate in the frequency range 200-1800 kHz. Its construction makes it ideal for use in harsh environments and when high efficiency is required.

Frequency Range 200-1800 kHz
Power Rating 150 W
Resonance Frequency 1900 kHz
Static Capacitance 130 pf at 300 kHz
Design Self supporting fibreglass mast antenna. Brackets in hot dip galvanised steel.
Height 8 m
Weight 12 kg
Sections Base section           ASB1:                    6.9 kg
Top section             APN1:                    1.5 kg
Top whips (4)         APN3:                  2.1 kg
Wind Rating 55 m/s = 201 km/h
Moment of Flexure 90 kpm at 55 m/s
Deflection due to Wind Load 3.9 m at tip ball at 55 m/s wind load
Finish Polyurethane lacquer, white
Temperature Range – 55°C to + 55°C
Ice Build-up Not affected