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EXB118BNX: 118-127 MHz, 1/4 Wave helical for VHF Tuf Duck Antenna with Covered BNC-Male with Skirt Connector

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EXB118BNX: 118-127 MHz, 1/4 Wave helical for VHF Tuf Duck Antenna with Covered BNC-Male with Skirt Connector

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The EXB118BNX is a 1/4 Wave helical for VHF portable, two way radio antenna, operating at 118-127 MHz Frequency with a Covered BNC-Male with Skirt type Connector

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Since their introduction by Centurion Wireless (now Laird Technologies) in 1980, the "Tuf Duck" line of portable radio antennas have become the industry standard for two-way radio applications. These antennas have earned a reputation for rugged reliability in hazardous situations and harsh environments. As the industry leader in two-way radio antenna products for OEM and aftermarket applications, Laird Technologies produces these antennas in a diverse number of styles including: quarter wave, 1/4 wave whip, 1/4 wave helical, 1/4 wave stubby, 1/2 wave, Right angle helical, and Right angle whip. 

The various Tuf Duck models include Low-Mid Band, UHF, VHF, Trunking and Cellular antennas and are approved for use with radios from Bendix King, EF Johnson, Itron, MaCom, Kenwood, Maxon, Vertex/Standard, Motorola, Midland and Tait.  Join the ranks of leading police departments and wireless communications companies that rely on Tuf Duck antenna technology and engineering innovation. 

Features for this EXB118BNX antenna:

  • Style: EXB.  ¼ Wave Helical for VHF
  • Injection Molded, Highly Durable, Strain Relief Base.
  • Frequency Range: 118-127 MHz
  • Gain: Unity
  • Average Length: 4.1 – 7.8 inches
  • Connector Type: Covered BNC-Male with Skirt
  • Polarization: Vertical
  • Impedance: 50 ohms
  • VSWR: 1.5:1 at resonance
  • RF Power Handling: 50 watts
  • Temperature Range: -40 to +85C
  • Drop Test: 1 Meter


Manufacturer Part Number EXB118BNX
Manufacturer Laird
Antenna Category VHF (132-220 MHz)
Working Frequency 118-127 MHz
Gain Unity
Polarity Vertical
Bands Single
Directional or Omni Omnidirectional
Impedance 50 ohm
Max Input Power (W) 50 Watts
VSWR: < X: 1 1.5 : 1
Horizontal/Azimuth Beamwidth 360
Height/Length (inches) 7.8"
Height/Length (mm) 198.1
Operating Temp (celsius) (-40) to 85 C
Connector Type Connector - Bottom
Connector 1 Covered BNC-Male with Skirt
Product Condition New