The item that the whole marine industry and all the professionals were looking for is now available! You can now have the combination of a Scout high performance antenna with the precision of the markets leading Windex wind indicator.
This unique solution positions the Windex 15 on top of the Scout’s rigid foam injected antenna, allowing for high quality VHF transmission and true undisturbed relative wind readings. This easy to install unit allows you to free up much needed space on the masthead.
The Windex is securely connected to the Scout antenna with a chrome plated joint. The Windex continues its high performance with its famous sapphire jewel bearing suspension system allowing for wind Indication in all wind conditions, including very light winds down to 2 tenths of a knot.
The Scout antenna maintains its superior quality with its reinforced fiberglass whip, 1.4 mm thick, which is fully foam injected with the special Scout 100% waterproof technology. White ice painted with anti-UV filter to prevent deterioration to the colour by the sun’s rays.
Equipped with a 3 mm thick stainless steel mounting bracket, guaranteeing maximum stability to the installation. Female N type connector allows for maximum signal transmission. The Windex Scout VHF 50 is made with a 55 cm antenna of 1dB Gain, suitable for short and middle range communication. With all its premium features the Windex Scout VHF is a real must have for every sailboat owner.
Frequency – 156-162 MHz
Impedance – 50 ohm
Polarization – Vertical
Gain – 1 dB
Max power input – 50 W
DC ground – Yes
Whip material – Fiberglass
Connector – N Female
Mounting – Stainless steel bracket
Length – 0.5 m