These whips are longer in length — nearly 10 feet overall! This is an additional 4 feet extra over the standard whips. Used with our Buddipole the overall length of the antenna increases from 16 feet to 24 feet. This additional length increases bandwidth and efficiency, particularly on 40 meters.
As with all of our whips, the base sections feature a double set of crimps which prevents the base section from breaking out under the stress of deploying the antennas in a horizontal configuration. We worked with the manufacturer to minimize sag and the results speak for themselves!
Collapsed length is 21″ (same as our antenna arms — see photo). Extended length is 9.5 feet.
Available in black color only.
Photo shown with standard whip on top, longer whip in middle, and standard antenna arm on bottom.