ProComm's Patriot 12 Foot CB Base Antenna is a mast mountable, easily tuneable, 2-section Omni directional 1/2 Wave CB Base Station Fiberglass Antenna.
The Patriot is a compact 12 foot base station CB radio antenna that is factory pre-tuned for 27 MHz Citizens band radio frequencies. The Patriot antenna is easily precision field tuned for lowest SWR settings due to its cleverly designed threaded tuning feature.
The Patriot base station antenna is user tuneable for use on the popular 10 and 12 meter amateur radio bands, allowing operators to utilize radio frequencies from the 26-30 MHz range. The 2000 Watt P.E.P. rating of the Patriot ensures plenty of headroom for the most popular radios to operate safely, while taking full advantage of available output.
The SO239 connector on the Patriot allows for simple integration of RG8X for the all-important antenna to radio connection.
ProComm's Patriot base station antenna is for radio enthusiasts that enjoy operating across a wide spectrum of radio bands including: 27 MHz CB radio, SSB, AM, HF, amateur 28 MHz 10 meter band, and the 24 MHz 12 meter band. The Patriot is a popular base station CB antenna that can be adjusted for 10 or 12 meter radios. Simple installation and great performance make this antenna a favorite for stationary radio setups. A lighter weight solution than many competitors CB base radio antennas, the Patriot is an excellent addition to any CB or ham shack!
A 12 foot fiberglass easy to install and operate CB or Amateur radio antenna. The Patriot is comprise of 2-sections and is an Omni directional ½ Wave CB antenna. For improved performance, you might consider getting the PAT12GPK Ground Plane Kit.
The use of High quality RG58 or mini-8 CB coax will ensure superior performance with the ProComm Patriot base station antenna.
Tune your antenna
The Patriot comes pre-tuned from the factory for 27 MHz CB radio bands, but field tuning may be required to ensure best performance. Tuning the Patriot CB antenna is easily accomplished via TWO threaded tuning rings and using the guide to tuning your CB antenna available from CB World's help center.
- Threaded tuning (two spots on antenna with tuning rings)
- Can be tuned to work for 10-12 meter
- 1/2 Wave Fiberglass Antenna
- Rugged fiberglass construction with Chrome Plated Ferrules
- Single coil circuitry for best tuning and reliability
- Includes mounting hardware (mounts to 1 1/2" pipe)- this antenna should be mounted on a 8 to 12' length mast/pole (if longer or shorter, it may be difficult to tune the antenna for ideal SWR). If mounted on a mast/pole that is longer than 12', it might be necessary to trip the upper portion of the antenna, which is not ideal. It would be better to consider getting the PROTON99 antenna instead.
- EASY to install and operate
- 2000 Watts maximum power PEP
- 7.5 dBi Gain
- 1.5:1 SWR
- 26-30 Mhz frequency range
- 12' antenna
- Weight 3.5 pounds
- Made in the U.S.A.
Additonal Note: There is a transformer and capacitor system in the connector line that will show a continuity when testing the center lead and outer connector/shield wires.
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