The Cushcraft MA-8040V is a small and lightweight yet efficient antenna for both 80 and 40 m.
Using top-loaded resonators with two sets of capacitance hats this antenna handles full legal power on SSB.
With its rugged self-supporting construction, it is easily installed by one person. It blends in with trees and back-yard surroundings and yet is excellent for portable or emergency use.
Key Features / Specifications:
- Bands: 40 & 80 m
- Power Rating: 1.5 kW PEP SSB
- Height: 6.7 m
- 2 sets of top-loaded resonators
- 2 sets of capacitance hats
- Full-band coverage on 40 m > 80 kHz coverage on 80 m
- Low SWR at resonance without external matching
- Requires ground plane
- Includes radial kit
- Mounting bracket provided