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Product Specifications

V H L P X 2 - 18- 3GR
2 ft ValuLine® High Performance Low Profile Antenna, dual-polarized, 17.7–19.7 GHz, UBR flange, gray antenna, gray radome 

 

CHARACTERISTICS
General Specifications
Antenna Type Diameter, Nominal Antenna Input Polarization Reflector Construction Antenna Color Radome Color Radome Material Description Flash Included Packing VHLPX - ValuLine® High Performance Low Profile Antenna, dual-polarized 0.6 m | 2 ft UBR220 Dual One-piece reflector Gray Gray Polymer No Standard pack

Electrical Specifications
Operating Frequency Band Gain, Top Band Gain, Mid Band Gain, Low Band Front-to-Back Ratio Cross Polarization Discrimination (XPD) Beamwidth, Horizontal Beamwidth, Vertical VSWR Return Loss Radiation Pattern Envelope Reference (RPE) Electrical Compliance 17.700 – 19.700 GHz 39.0 dBi 38.7 dBi 38.2 dBi 67 dB 30 dB 2.1° 2.1° 1.30 17.7 dB 7013 US FCC Part 101A | Brazil Anatel Class 2 | Canada SRSP 317.8 Part A | ETSI 302 217 Class 3

From North America, toll free Telephone: 1-800-255-1479 Fax: 1-800-349-5444

Outside North America Telephone: +1-708-873-2307 Fax: +1-708-349-5444

© 2007 Andrew Corporation, Westchester, IL 60154 US All designs, specifications, and availabilities of products and services presented are subject to change without notice

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7 dBi 38. toll free Telephone: 1-800-255-1479 Fax: 1-800-349-5444 Outside North America Telephone: +1-708-873-2307 Fax: +1-708-349-5444 © 2007 Andrew Corporation. specifications. Mid Band Gain.30 17.2 dBi 67 dB 30 dB 2.7 dB 7013 Mechanical Specifications Wind Velocity Operational Wind Velocity Survival Rating Fine Azimuth Adjustment Fine Elevation Adjustment Mounting Pipe Diameter Side Struts. Low Band Front-to-Back Ratio Cross Polarization Discrimination (XPD) Beamwidth.1° 2. Horizontal Beamwidth. Top Band Gain.5 in 0 0 31 lb | 14 kg Wind Forces At Wind Velocity Survival Rating Axial Force (FA) Side Force (FS) Twisting Moment (MT) Zcg without Ice Zcg with 1/2" (12 mm) Radial Ice Weight with 1/2" (12 mm) Radial Ice 1066 N | 240 lbf 496 N | 112 lbf 382 N•m 5 in | 124 mm 7 in | 188 mm 54 lb | 24 kg From North America. Optional Net Weight 70 mph | 113 km/h 155 mph | 249 km/h ±10° ±25° 50 mm–115 mm | 2 in–4.Product Specifications Electrical Specifications (Band 2) Operating Frequency Band Gain. IL 60154 US All designs. Vertical VSWR Return Loss Radiation Pattern Envelope Reference (RPE) 17.1° 1.700 – 19.700 GHz 39. Westchester.0 dBi 38. Included Side Struts. and availabilities of products and services presented are subject to change without notice page 2 of 5 3/2/2007 .

5 mm 21. and availabilities of products and services presented are subject to change without notice page 3 of 5 3/2/2007 .0 lb | 14.5 in | 698.3 in³ From North America.5 mm 27.8 mm 16070.3 in | 539. IL 60154 US All designs. specifications.Product Specifications Wind Forces At Wind Velocity Survival Rating Image Packed Dimensions Gross Weight. Westchester.5 in | 698. Packed Antenna Length Width Height Volume 31.1 kg 27. toll free Telephone: 1-800-255-1479 Fax: 1-800-349-5444 Outside North America Telephone: +1-708-873-2307 Fax: +1-708-349-5444 © 2007 Andrew Corporation.

The difference between the peak of the co-polarized main beam and the maximum cross-polarized Cross Polarization Discrimination (XPD) From North America. IL 60154 US All designs. The individual maximums specified may not occur simultaneously. All forces are referenced to the mounting pipe. toll free Telephone: 1-800-255-1479 Fax: 1-800-349-5444 Outside North America Telephone: +1-708-873-2307 Fax: +1-708-349-5444 © 2007 Andrew Corporation. and availabilities of products and services presented are subject to change without notice page 4 of 5 3/2/2007 .Product Specifications Antenna Dimensions And Mounting Information * Footnotes Axial Force (FA) Maximum forces exerted on a supporting structure as a result of wind from the most critical direction for this parameter. Westchester. specifications.

For a given frequency band. Mid Band signal over an angle twice the 3 dB beamwidth of the co-polarized main beam. Radiation patterns are dependent on antenna series. The forces are a component of. Other ranges can be accommodated on special order. The wind speed where the antenna deflection is equal to or less than 0. IL 60154 US All designs. specifications. toll free Telephone: 1-800-255-1479 Fax: 1-800-349-5444 Outside North America Telephone: +1-708-873-2307 Fax: +1-708-349-5444 © 2007 Andrew Corporation. at 180° ± 40°. size. Operating Frequency Band Packing Radiation Pattern Envelope Reference (RPE) Return Loss Side Force (FS) Twisting Moment (MT) VSWR Wind Velocity Operational Wind Velocity Survival Rating   From North America. For your convenience. where applicable. Andrew standard packing is suitable for export. Maximum forces exerted on a supporting structure as a result of wind from the most critical direction for this parameter. Denotes highest radiation relative to the main beam. and frequency. and availabilities of products and services presented are subject to change without notice page 5 of 5 3/2/2007 . Radiation patterns determine an antenna’s ability to discriminate against unwanted signals under conditions of radio congestion. Maximum. Antennas are shipped as standard in totally recyclable cardboard or wire-bound crates (dependent on product). including mounts and radomes. Microwave antennas.Product Specifications Front-to-Back Ratio Gain. is the guaranteed Peak Voltage-Standing-Wave-Ratio within the operating band. Maximum axial forces exerted on support structures by side struts as a result of a 200 km/h (125 mph) wind from the most critical direction and extreme angle permitted. The figure that indicates the proportion of radio waves incident upon the antenna that are rejected as a ratio of those that are accepted. The individual maximums specified may not occur simultaneously. Bands correspond with CCIR recommendations or common allocations used throughout the world. Andrew offers heavy duty export packing options. the maximum forces specified above. All forces are referenced to the mounting pipe. Westchester. The gain of Andrew antennas is determined by either gain by comparison or by computer integration of the measured antenna patterns.1 degrees. will withstand the simultaneous wind and ice conditions as specified. not in addition to. Production antennas do not exceed rated values by more than 2 dB unless stated otherwise. across the band. gain is primarily a function of antenna size.