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Dipole Antenna (Heavy Duty) - 17m

A Dipole Antenna for the 17m band from our ‘Heavy Duty’ range. Click on the images for more product details and for the electrical and mechanical properties of the antenna.

£139.99 — £173.99

Product Code – 17M1TORHEAVY

A Dipole Antenna for the 17m band from the Vortex Antenna Systems ‘Heavy Duty’ range. Manufactured from extremely strong construction grade 6082-T6 Aluminium stock with a heavy duty boom. The ‘Heavy Duty’ range includes HD Element Brackets and Heavy Duty Polyamide Element Clamps, these come complete with M10 Stainless Steel Hardware. Antenna is supplied with all related hardware except boom to mast mount (see below).

VORTEX BOOM TO MAST PLATES
All VORTEX Antennas can be shipped WITHOUT any boom to mast mounting plates. Select this option from the dropdown menu when purchasing. Other options include the choice of mounting plates and complete mounting solutions with U-Bolts and Brackets.

VORTEX PLATE ‘B’
For 50.8mm (2.0”) Booms and 50.8mm (2.0” Mast) is suitable for this antenna.
VORTEX PLATE ‘C’
For 50.8mm (2.0”) Booms and 63.5mm (2.5” Mast) is suitable for this antenna.
Mounting Plates are also available separately from within the ‘Accessories’ section of the shop.

Antenna shown – Vortex 6m Dipole During Testing.

See info below for mechanical and electrical details
*When available

Band:
17m (18mhz)
Element Material:
6082T6 or *AA6082T6 Aluminium Tube (VORTEX)
Boom Material:
50.8mm x 50.8mm 6082-T6 3.2mm (10SWG) box section aluminium
Boom Length:
500cm
Gain:
2.12dBi (0dbd)
Front to Back Ratio:
n/a
Matching:
Gamma Match (Included) with Polyflon Technologies PTFE Insert
Feed:
Via SO239 Socket
Hardware:
All stainless steel hardware and clamps included except boom to mast mount (Optional)
Element Clamps:
Heavy Duty Polyamide with M10 Stainless Steel Fittings
Antenna Weight:
6.5kg
Element Brackets:
Genuine ‘VORTEX’ 6082-T6 Aluminium Plate
Element Half Length:
390cms
Power Rating:
3.5kw