However, that`s just the beginning! MFJ takes the Hex Beam`s unique balanced-tension framework to a new level with rugged mounting hardware, exceptionally durable spreaders, and sliding antenna-wire guides -- all designed to ensure years of reliable service in tough 21st-century weather conditions.Here are just a few of the MFJ-1846`s outstanding features. Light weight -- mounts on a tripod, gable mount, or even chimney straps. Proven directivity and gain from a time-tested design. No touchy setup, 100% plug-n-play. Rotates with an inexpensive rotor -- only 3.5 square-feet of wind loading.
Handles maximum legal power, all modes, all six bands. Delivers full-band coverage without a tuner.Great for contesting, QSY instantly between all six bands. Just one coax feed, a real cost saver! Sky-gray spreaders disappear against most backdrops. Small footprint -- 11-foot turning radius fits cramped spaces.
Symmetrical footprint -- stays balanced when coated with ice and snow. Great Value: Gain and directivity make all the difference when hunting DX or maintaining schedules, and the Hex Beam has a long history of delivering satisfying results where antenna options are limited. However, it`s no secret that these antennas are expensive for small companies to manufacture, a reality often reflected in the price! That`s where MFJ`s massive purchasing power and extensive manufacturing capability kick in to your advantage.
Gain 5.3 dBi in free space (more over ground). Front-to-Back Ratio 15 - 20 dB typical. Maximum Mast Size: 2-1/16 OD.Wind Loading Surface: 3.5 square feet. The item "MFJ-1846 HEX BEAM, HF Ham Radio Base Antenna, 6-BAND, 6/10/12/15/17/20M, 1.5KW" is in sale since Tuesday, October 30, 2018. This item is in the category "Consumer Electronics\Radio Communication\Antennas\Ham, Amateur Radio Antennas".antennastore" and is located in Lockport, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.