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UHF vehicle whip, dipole, 0.87 m, 225-450 MHz


The UHF225450VM/HG is a UHF vehicle antenna designed for use on all modern in-service military platforms, including armoured or soft skin, metal chassis or composite, wheeled or tracked.

The antenna is a dipole design so does not require a ground plane to operate.

Bases are available for vehicle, mast and fixed mounting with optional L1 and L1/L2 GPS.

Frequency Range 225-450 MHz
VSWR < 3:1
Nominal Impedance 50 Ω
Power Rating 100 W
Gain 0.5 … 2 dBi
Radiation Diagram Azimuth: Omnidirectional
Elevation: See Charts Tab
Polarisation Vertical
Connector BNC female, others on request
Design Centre fed dipole. Radiating elements completely enclosed in epoxy/fibreglass laminate. Metal parts are plated brass and stainless steel.
Length Total: 0.87 m
Element: 0.68 m
Base (Option A): 0.22 m
Weight Whips: 1.1 kg
Complete: 2.85 kg#
Wind Rating 55 m/s = 201 km/h
Finish Polyurethane lacquer
Colour Customer specified
Installation See base option table
Temperature Range – 55°C to + 71°C

#Weight with standard NATO 4 hole vehicle base. Base options specified on datasheet.

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