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VHF/UHF log periodic antenna, dipole, 1.7 m, 220-405 MHz


NSN: 5985-25-117-8700

The AV30 is mainly designed for mobile military radio link applications.  The antenna is of very ruffed construction with feeder and connector carefully protected.  This makes it well suited for field use.

Frequency Range 220-405 MHz
VSWR < 1:2.0
Nominal Impedance 50 Ω
Power Rating 200 W CW
Gain 6 dB, ref. dipole
Front/Back Ratio > 20 db
Polarisation Adjustable linear
Connector to be specified
Design Radiating elements and feeder in brass.  Feeder are enclosed in epoxy/fibreglass laminate and filled with P.U. foam.  The elements are protected with a fibreglass frame.
Weight 6.5 kg
Wind Loading, 30 m/s Horizontal:  5 kg
Vertical:  9 kg
Finish Polyurethane lacquer, olive drab
Temperature Range – 55°C to + 55°C