Magnetic Base Antenna (for all Sporty's Radios)

$75.00
$75.00

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We will ship this product to you on Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Product ID: 7986A

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A handy way to use an external antenna in your car without permanent attachment. Includes antenna, magnetic base and 10 ft. of cable. Works with SP-400, SP-200, and Air Scan radios. Antenna measures 27" long.

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A handy way to use an external antenna in your car without permanent attachment. Includes antenna, magnetic base and 10 ft. of cable. Works with SP-400, SP-200, and Air Scan radios. Antenna measures 27" long.

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4.0 / 5
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3 / 5
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4 / 5
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3 / 5
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3 / 5
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3 / 5
Pros: Does improve radio range. Cons: Whip is too flimsy. Awkward to move around and droppy on a vehicle. Flies backward at the slightest wind! It does the job but leaves one desiring something better.
December 31, 2014
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
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5 / 5
Pros: This is an excellent product. The range on my radio, both for reception and transmission, was markedly improved after its installation. It is built tough enough to last for years, and is simple and straightforward to assemble and use. Cons: None. The stainless steel whip on this antenna is thin but extremely tough and flexible. The antenna and its accompanying coil are from Antenna Specialists, a long-time manufacturer of extremely high quality professional antennas. The magnetic base and cable are from another manufacturer, but also appear to be of the very finest quality. You don't have to worry about this antenna sliding or snapping off the top of your vehicle; it is expensive but well worth its price; it should last for many, many years, with minimal maintenance, and understand that I'm an Amateur Radio Operator and am intimately familiar with antennas and various mounting schemes. I would buy another in a heartbeat.
December 31, 2014
Durability
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Pros: This is my second purchase of this item and I use them on my Icom hand held radio in my Jeep and this second one is for my new hanger. Outstanding unit and if the top get bent or lost just use a brass welding rod that you can get from LOWEs. Cons: None yet after several years of use.
February 14, 2012
Durability
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
3 / 5
Pros: Works very well - makes my airscan 5 Usable (the rubber ducky was not very reliable inside my hangar)
April 22, 2010
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