Half-wave Dipole for Military Radios
The Southwest Antennas’ Model 1001-342 vertically polarized omnidirectional half-wave dipole antenna delivers wideband performance for commercial, military, and federal law enforcement bands from 1.35 to 2.5 GHz with 2.4 dB of peak gain. Power handling ability is 100 W, maximum VSWR is to 2:1. Vertical beamwidth varies from 99.3° at the low end of the band to 58° at 2.5 GHz. Applications include tactical radio systems, hand-held or body-worn radios, C4ISR/EW/SIGINT applications, law enforcement, unmanned systems, and various cellular as well as the 2.4 GHz ISM band. The antenna has a black-chrome Type-N male RF connector and flat black G10 fiberglass radome that gives the antenna a low visibility finish for tactical applications.