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 Model HFW-230-36 1.6-30 MHz Unity Gain 


HF Broadband Vertical Whip Antenna for Ground Station or Shipboard Deck Mount Application

The HFW-230-36 is a 36 feet long, broadband HF tactical whip antenna intended for use in high power electronic counter measure systems. The HFW is designed to operates in the 1.6 MHz to 30 MHz range with 1000 watts average power handling capacity The HFW-230-36 HF whip antenna is ideally suited for military shipboard use, as well as for fixed stations. Consisting of three section, heavy duty, military-grade aluminium whip antenna; it has a power rating of 1000 watts over the entire 2 to 30 MHz spectrum. It is supported by an integral mounting flange. The HFW-230-36 HF Whip antenna is made of 6063T6 ultra corrosion resistant architectural anodized aluminuim alloy, and does not require any field tuning. The overall length of HF Whip antenna HFW-230-36 is 36 feet long consisting of 3 sections. The antenna has M-10 stud is fixed at the lower section of antenna near mounting fixture/flange. The antenna provides low-angle gain in the vertical plane and omnidirection in the horizontal plane; the radiated energy is vertically polarized. The antenna need ATU for it operation which is not in the scope of antenna manufacture.

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Electrical Specifications:
Frequency Range1.6-30 MHz
Bandwidth1.6-30 MHz
Antenna TypeVertical Whip
Input Impedance50 Ohms
Radiation PatternOmnidirectional
VSWR - Equal To or Better Then2.5:1
RF Power Handling Capacity500 watts
Input TerminationN Female or DIN Female

Mechanical Specifications:
Antenna Materials6063T6 Aluminum Alloy
Mounting Hardware -MaterialsMarine Grade Stainless Steel
Wind Rating150 Km/Hr
Overall Length36 Feet
Radiating MaterialAluminum Alloy
Gross Weight35 Kgs

Environmental Specifications:
Operating Temperature(-)30 to +70 Degrees Celsius
Storage Temperature(-)40 to +80 Degrees Celsius
Humidity0 to 95% RH