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Shakespeare 5223-XT Galaxy CB Antenna - 8 ft.

Shakespeare 5223-XT Galaxy CB Antenna - 8 ft.

Note: A $60 oversize fee applies to this item.

Price: $123.99

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HeightFrequencyBandwidthSWRImpedanceMax InputPrice
8 ft.27 MHz Citizens Band440 Khz within 22.0:1 VSWR1.5:1 or Less at Channel 1950 Ohms25 Watts$123.99 USD
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The 8 ft. Shakespeare 5223-XT Galaxy CB Antenna is an easily installed tuneable CB antenna, designed to deliver premier performance in the even the most demanding of situations. Included connector only requires a 3/8 in. hole for cable passage, and Coax cable length is alterable.

Shakespeare Galaxy 5223-XT Features:

  • 27 MHz Citizens Band
  • Continuous-load, end-fed 1/2 wave
  • Stainless steel ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread
  • Includes 20' RG-8/X cable, which can be cut to size, and a PL-259 connector
  • Suggested mounting solutions: Shakespeare Style 4187 Ratchet Mount, or 410-R Mounting Kit with Shakespeare Style 5228 Extension Mast
  • One section
  • Twin to Galaxy Style 5225-XT VHF
1 Question & 1 Answer
from New York Long Island asked:
May 16, 2017
Hi is this a good home base cb antenna just getting back in to it thanks
1 Answers
This will work fine. remember the higher the antenna, the better the performance.
on May 17, 2017


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