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PIRANHA Antenna Specification.
The newly developed Ruggedized Hi-Q-5/160 HF antenna is the derivative of the Hi-Q MC Military on the Move
Major improvements: Hi-Impact Modified Polycarbonate coil housing
Silver Plated # 12 propriety coil wire
NEW disc with Silver Plated BRASS balls for precision tuning.
Lower mast is 2’ long, clear type III anodized.
Silver Plated WQD is installed at no extra cost.
Mounting hrdw. Included.
Mechanical details: Lower mast 1.9” dia. X 2’ heavy wall 6061 T6 Alum, Clear Anodized
Loading coil size: 5” diameter X 12” long, BLACK Polycarbonate.
New feature: external indicator of contactor location (Available soon)Antenna weight: 8.5 Lbs.
Motor drive; 12VDC @ < 300 ma. German Gearhead w/stainless steel lead screw.
Can be tuned with DPDT SW, or DC controller, it has the REED SW and Magnets installed.
Recommended accessories: Hi-Q-EB-8 CapHat
Electrical details: 10-160 M with 102” whip od EB-8 CapHat with 4” whip.
Freq: 1.9 MHz
Loading coil “Q”: 520
Coil inductance: 320 uH
Overall antenna “Q”:Electrical length: 9 degrees
Degree Amps: 5.0
Loss Resistance: 4.0 Ohms
Radiation Efficiency: 4%
Relative radiated power: - 14.7 dBi
Feed point impedance: 9 Ohms
Band Width @ 3:1 : 20 kc
Freq: 3.8 MHz
SPECIFICTION for the NEW MIL. PIRANHA HF Mobile antenna:
Continuously tunable from 1.8 to 60 MHz
Antenna height: 40"
Coil diameter 5"
Lower mast 2.5" X 28"
Antenna weight: 11 lbs.
All Black- UV protected loading coil
Included; Silver-plated Brass WQD
Mounting bolt and insulating wafers.
Built in REED SW and Magnets for Turn counter type antenna controllers.
WHY was it developed for HAM use!
It is SPECIFICALLY Modified/Upgraded to the HAM mobile Use is to Finally have a Hi-Performance-Reliable-Rugged-Great looking- NON screwdriver type HF Mobile antenna that is once and for ALL TOPPES ALL CONTRAPTION out there!
Note the WHITE tube, in it a magnet the
This is how you ID the NEW PIRANHA
MIL.(Military antenna) Has the Hi-Q-HF
tag The Hi-Q Antennas US Flag tag
and the PIRANHA tag.
"This is the NEW
Hi-Q-5/160 MIL. Version
of the PIRANHA HF Mobile
Please see photos and read
Major improvements added:
Silver plated 1" dia. Push rod with lighter DISC (shown with 6 ea.
constant pressure to the coil wire