Shakespeare Galaxy Style 5225-XT
8' VHF 6dB Gain

Shakespeare's best 8', 6dB Gain antenna!
Its Galaxy® design maximizes range and quality in a great looking antenna. The 5225-XT is Shakespeare's classic Style 5225 in a new, stronger, sturdier, stiffer radome for extra duty. It's extra tough for use on hard tops, T-tops, radar arches, or wherever its extra resistance to high winds and high speeds is welcome. Brass and copper elements for maximum range and efficiency Stainless steel ferrule with standard 1"-14 thread 20' RG-8/X low-loss cable plus a PL-259 connector Suggested mount: Shakespeare Style 4187 Ratchet Mount. One Section Shakespeare Limited Warranty: 5 years. Specifications: Twin to: Galaxy Style 5223 CB antenna Max. Power Input: 100 watts SWR: nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz Bandwidth: 3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR Frequency: VHF Marine Band DC Grounding: Yes Polarization: Vertical Impedance: 50 ohms. 5225,5225-XT,5225XT

Technical Specifications:


Frequency: VHF Marine Band
Bandwidth: 3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
SWR: nominally 1.5:1 at 156.8 MHz
Impedance: 50 ohms
Max Input (Watts): 100 watts
DC Ground: YES
Height (feet): 8'
Polarization: Vertical



  • Antenna Band: VHF
  • Cable Length (Feet): 20'
  • Cable Type: RG-8X
  • Color: White
  • Construction: Fiberglass
  • DB Gain (dB): 6 dB
  • Ferrule Type: Stainless Steel
  • Length (Inches): 8'
  • Box Dimensions: 3"H x 3"W x 96"L WT: 2.2 lbs
  • UPC: 719441200220

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