QK-AS12 AIS/VHF Fibreglass Antenna

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QK-AS12 is the perfect VHF/AIS aerial for small to medium-sized sailboats and motorboats.

  • Polyurethane coated fiberglass
  • Frequency: 156 – 162.5 Mhz
  • Impedance: 50 Ω
  • VSWR: <1.5:1
  • Bandwidth: 6.5 Mhz
  • Gain: 3.0 dBi

With optional 10m coaxial cable.

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Description

Description

The QK-AS012 antenna is a VHF and AIS antenna designed specifically for the marine industry.

The fiberglass VHF antenna benefits from a polyurethane coating, this provides protection of the antenna’s inner components.

With a Frequency range of  156 – 162.5 Mhz, impedance of 50 Ω, bandwidth of 6.5 Mhz and most importantly,  gain of  3.0 dBi, the QK-AS12 is the perfect fiberglass VHF aerial for small to medium-sized boats, whether for a sailboat, motorboat or tender.

 

Either,

  1. Use one antenna per VHF or AIS device, or,
  2. Use with an AIS/VHF Antenna Splitter to share one antenna between all VHF and AIS devices. As with all VHF antennas, if you wish to connect one antenna to both a VHF radio and an AIS receiver/transponder, you will need a VHF/AIS Splitter to allow your VHF radio and AIS devices to share one single antenna. VHF/AIS Splitter options include:AIS-VHF Active VHF/AIS Antenna Splitter
    • A015-RX VHF/AIS Antenna Splitter for AIS receivers
    • A015-TX VHF/AIS Antenna Splitter for AIS transponders/ transmitters

AS12 VHF antenna  Technical Specifications

  • 0.9 meter fiberglass antenna
  • Polyurethane coated
  • Frequency Range: 156 – 162.5 Mhz
  • Impedance: 50 Ω
  • Bandwidth: 6.5 Mhz
  • Dimensions (mm): Փ20 x L900
  • Gain: 3.0 dBi
  • Antistatic protection: Direct ground
  • VSWR: <1.5:1
  • Maximum input power: 100W
  • Polarization: Vertical
  • Weight of antenna including mounting bracket: 0.4 Kg
  • Weight of 10m coaxial cable: 0.8 Kg (optional)
  • Operation Temperature:  -45℃ to +70℃
  • Wind Speed Tolerance: 55m/s  (125mph)
  • PL259 (male) Connector
  • PL259 male to SO239 Female converter included. This converts connection to SO259 (F) for connection to PL259 (M)cables/devices
  • IP67 Waterproof
  • 10 metre/15′ RG58 coaxial cable (optional)

Applications

  • VHF antenna for marine VHF radio
  • AIS antenna for marine AIS receiver/transponder.

 

Available to add to your order:

 

What’s included with the AS12 VHF antenna?

  • VHF Antenna
  • Mounting bracket
  • Solderless antenna base connector to convert PL259 male to SO239 Female connector if needed.
  • Optional: 1 x 10 meters RG58 Coax cable

 

Help and Support

For any technical questions regarding this product, you can visit the forum at https://www.quark-elec.com/forum/ and ask us your question.

Alternatively, contact us directly, with details of your set up and we will be happy to help.

 

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Additional information

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Options

Antenna only, Antenna + 10 meters cable

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