Frequently Asked Questions
Shakespeare's team of experts compiled this handy list of some of the most commonly asked questions about marine antennas and marine communication. Choose a category to see the questions - the default display is VHF antennas. To see the answer to any question, just click the question.
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General Questions Phase III Series Antennas FAQ
Can I take the Marine CB antenna's PL-259 connector off to feed the coax through a hole?
Can I tune the CB Marine antenna?
Why does my antenna system have a high SWR?
A: There can be quite a number of reasons for this. The most usual reasons are coax having been cut or altered, coax running through conduit, antennas located near metal objects, or people standing too close to the antenna while SWR readings are being taken.
Which way should the radials for the Style 318-GBT Pogo Stick point?
Do I need to cut the Marine CB antenna's coax in wavelengths?