HC600E Embedded Iridium Helical Antenna

Antennas

Coverage

Iridium

Mount

OEM / Embedded

Passive

Connector Options

SMA

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Overview

The HC600E is a lightweight, passive helical antenna covering the Iridium frequency band (1616 MHz to 1626.5 MHz) and is designed to enhance the signal-to-noise ratio of communications over Iridium voice and data modems.

Features

  • 3.7 dBic over full bandwidth
  • Axial ratio: <= 0.5 dB max.
  • ESD circuit protection: 15 kV
  • IP67 weather proof housing
  • Operates from -40°C to +85 °C

Benefits

  • Extremely lightweight (5 g)
  • Excellent circular polarized signal reception
  • Industrial temperature range
  • REACH and RoHS compliant
  • Remote SBD antenna

Details

Weighing 5 g, the lightweight HC600E features a precision-tuned helix element that provides excellent axial ratios and operates without the requirement of a ground plane, making it ideal for a wide variety of applications including Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs).

Tallysman offers custom tuning services to optimize the performance of the HC600E for any OEM installation environment.

A housed version is also available. Click here to learn about the HC600.


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