The Metz MANTA-6 Stainless Steel VHF Antenna provides both sail and powerboat mariners with an alternate to large white fibreglass antennas for VHF/FM marine radio. It's less costly, more durable and less likely to require replacement than fibreglass antennas. The MANTA is a slim stainless steel 34" whip mounted to a nickel-plated post into a 1 1/2 diameter stainless steel coil. It will outperform conventional fibreglass antennas hands down.
Key Features: Stainless Steel 17-7ph Whip (Replacement Whip #234) Stainless Steel Housing Nickel plated support UV resistant Cap All connections soldered Compression Whip retainer 8 oz total weight SO-239 Connector Lifetime Warranty on antenna coil
Technical Specifications: SWR Less than 1.2:1 1/2 Wavelength, Shunt Fed Frequency Range 156-163 MHz (includes NOAA Weather Radio Frequencies) Whip length 34 inches No Ground Plane Needed