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GPS/Iridium-FME

Lightweight Circularly Polarized Quadrifilar Helix for Mast Mounting

  • Passive quadrifilar helix antenna for fixed installation.
  • Covering GPS and Iridium band: 1575 and 1616 - 1626.5 MHz.

DESCRIPTION

  • Right-hand circularly polarized antenna (RHCP).
  • The circularly polarized antenna minimizes the fading effect often encountered in environments with reflecting obstacles.
  • Suitable for mounting on 1” threaded water pipe.
  • Comprehensive range of accessory mounting brackets available
    to make the perfect installation for your specific needs.

 

ORDERING DESIGNATIONS 

TYPEPRODUCT NO.
GPS/Iridium-FME112000050

SPECIFICATIONS

ELECTRICAL 
MODELGPS/Iridium-FME
ANTENNA TYPEPassive quadrifilar helix antenna
FREQUENCY1575 - 1650 MHz
IMPEDANCENom. 50 Ω
POLARIZATIONCircular right-hand
COVERAGEHemispherical
GAINApprox. 2 dBic 0 dBd
BANDWIDTH75 MHz
SWR≤ 2.0
MAX. POWER2 W
MECHANICAL 
TEMP. RANGE-30°C → +70°C
CONNECTORFME (male)
WIND SURFACEApprox. 0.0072 m² / 0.08 feet²
MAX. WIND SPEED200 km/h / 124.3 miles/h
WIND LOADApprox. 9.6 N @ 150 km/h / 93.2 miles/h
COLOURMarine white
MATERIALSShroud: Weather resistant low loss plastic
TOTAL HEIGHTApprox. 23 cm / 9.1 in
ANTENNA DIA.33 mm / 1.3 in
WEIGHTApprox. 140 g / 0.31 lb
MOUNTINGOn 1” threaded water pipe or on PROCOM 1”
mounting brackets (see below)

ACCESSORIES (to be ordered separately)

 

 

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