With its wide frequency range from 80 to 10 m and 6 m, 2 m and including 70 cm tele VJHF as the ' Whizz ' universal antenna Whip is really for all occasions. If you want to enable HF VHF repeater or hear the vacation locale-the Whizz Whip will come along. Also very well usable for shortwave listeners and scanner users. This antenna should be in your travel bag wherever you go.
With only 200 g weight and a size of 25x11x8 cm packing of Whizz Whip really fits in any luggage and can go with you wherever you go. The telescopic antenna extends to 130 cm long. Tuning is done with a knob at the base of the antenna tube. Variable capacitor matches the impedance of the antenna to the radio. You are not limited to the telescopic whip included, but you can use any run of wire as well. On VHF and UHF radiator length must be changed for tuning. Usually a SWR 2 or more: 1 you get.
Installing the Whizz Whip is very comfortable, directly on the radio, for example, a PL FT-817. No more problems with coaxial cables, tripods, brackets, and so on. Just connect the drive setup, install the antenna. go. Tuning takes only a few seconds and can be done very easily without any additional measuring equipment. Due to the good reception of the antenna is often better selectivity of broadband with active antennas. Max power is 10W PEP.