Peter Waters G3OJV, explains why the Diamond VX-30 could be the ideal antenna for those new to ham radio who would like to operate on the VHF bands.
The Diamond VX-30 is a 2m/70cm base station antenna with a frequency range of 144/430MHz.
- Max.power rating:150W FM(Total)
- VSWR:Less than 1.5:1
- Rated wind velocity:60m/sec.
- Mast diameter accepted:30mm to 62mm
- Connector:SO-239 socket
- Type:1/2wave (144MHz),2×5/8 wave radialless(430MHz),FRP outershell
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