U B Corp https://www.ubcorp.com

(813) 884-1463 ext. 4 9829 Wilsky Blvd. - Tampa, FL 33615-1399

Beacon Antenna G/H & J Band AO518

This compact, lightweight bent stub antenna was developed for airborne beacon transponder applications. The vehicle skin acts as the antenna’s ground plane and can be mounted through a D-hole to a .25″ thick surface and secured with supplied lockwasher and nut. When not directly mounted onto a metal surface, a 2-inch diameter ground plane is needed.

Description

Description

This compact, lightweight bent stub antenna was developed for airborne beacon transponder applications. The vehicle skin acts as the antenna’s ground plane and can be mounted through a D-hole to a .25″ thick surface and secured with supplied lockwasher and nut. When not directly mounted onto a metal surface, a 2-inch diameter ground plane is needed.

Additional information

Additional information

Frequency Range Low (GHz)

5.000, 12.000

Frequency Range High (GHz)

8.000, 17.000

Electrical

Electrical

Frequency Ranges 5.0 to 8.0 and 12.0 to 17.0 GHz
VSWR 2.0:1 max
Polarization Linear
Power Rating 20 watts CW
Radiation Pattern similar to 1/4-wave monopole
Impedance 50 ohms

Patterns

Patterns

Environmental

Environmental

Environment designed to meet Mil-E-5400 Class 1.

Mechanical

Mechanical

Connector TNC female
Weight 2 ounces typical
Sealing O’ring
Mounting Vehicle skin as the ground plane for the antenna or may be mounted using supplied lockwasher and nut.
AO518 Outline

AO518 Outline