The Outback 2012 is a 12 band antenna for shortwave, 2m, 4m and 6m. This antenna has a 3/8" base, an adaptor to PL male is included, so the antenna can be used on PL or 3/8" bases.
Band changes are accomplished a short lead, fine tuning is done with the telescope rod on top.
The antennas can be operated mobile or portable on a solid PL socket, a magnet base (while standing) or any other mount. As with any other shortwave vertical a counterpoise system (radials) is required for a low take-off angle, don't forget that...
- Bands: 80, 40, 30, 20, 17, 15, 12, 11, 10, 6, 4, 2m
- Length: 1,64m
- Transport Length: 1,18m
- Max. Power: 200 W PEP
- Weight: 540g
- Connector: 3/8" + Adaptor PL