For the toughest of the tough jobs, Shakespeare introduces the extra edge of silver plated elements on world-renowned, world class Galaxy® marine VHF antennas. The 5225-XP is a maximum range antenna built in a Shakespeare extra tough fibreglass radome. It’s designed to withstand the wind forces and high speeds when used on hard tops, T-tops, and radar arches. The silver plating adds extended performance for extra reliable communications. The antenna’s legendary Galaxy® high-gloss finish assures that it is welcome aboard.
Copper and silver plated brass elements for extra range and efficiency
Low-loss polyethylene dielectric
Low-loss ethafoam spacer for strong mechanical support.
Stranded, high-quality tinned copper inner conductor maximizes signal strength.
Ultra efficient, silver-plated brass choking sleeve suppresses cable radiation for maximum on-air signal.
6m RG-8/X extra low-loss cable plus a PL-259 connector
Stainless steel ferrule with standard 1in x 14 TPI thread