This new product offers several damage resistant features. It will withstand four drops directly on the tip from a height of 48 inches while attached to the fully weighted radio. This antenna also will withstand a minimum 15-inch pound tightening/loosening torque and a minimum of 30 pounds pulling load when holding the antenna at the center.
The antenna has a frequency range of 136 MHz to 174 MHz, covered in 3 band splits, with a nominal impedance of 50 ohms. Each antenna is precision trimmed to (1 MHz of required frequency for the best voltage standing wave ratio (VSWR) and has an SMA (F) connector.