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1.8 | 6 ft. High Performance Parabolic Reflector Antenna, Dual Polarized, 4.9-6GHz


The HP High Performance 5W Series by RadioWaves offers a cost effective, dual polarized, 6 ft parabolic antenna engineered to deliver reliable radio links with a stable 38.2 dBi gain and enhanced protection from link interference over 4.9 to 6 GHz.

Designed for U-NII-1, -2, -3, -4 and public safety applications, RadioWaves field-proven pre-assembled HP antennas and robust pole-mounts ensure “set and forget” installation with minimal post-installation maintenance.  If it’s rugged, it must be RadioWaves!


  • Gain of up to 38.2 dBi with low VSWR and high port isolation across the entire 4.9-6 GHz band
  • High Performance design offers reduced interference with 52 dB minimum front to back and suppressed side lobes
  • One antenna that covers the entire unlicensed 5 GHz U-NII-1, -2, -3, -4 and public safety bands
  • Fully powder-coated with rugged hardware built to survive the elements
  • Includes low-profile UV-protected radome
  • Dual N-type Connectors
  • Fully Preassembled at the Factory – Simplifies installation on site and guarantees “factory-tested” quality
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General Specifications

Antenna Type
High Performance Parabolic Reflector Antenna
Size, nominal
6 ft | 1.8 m

Electrical Specifications

Operating Frequency Band
4.9 - 6 GHz
Half Power Beamwidth, Horizontal
2 degrees
Half Power Beamwidth, Vertical
2 degrees
Cross-Polarization Discrimination
30 dB
Front to Back Ratio (F/B)
52 dB
Gain, Low Frequency
36.8 dBi
Gain, Mid Frequency
37.7 dBi
Gain, High Frequency
38.2 dBi
Return Loss
-14 dB

Mechanical Specifications

Fine Azimuth Adjustment
+/- 10 degrees
Fine Elevation Adjustment
+/- 25 degrees
Mounting Pipe Diameter, Min
4.5 inch | 11.4 cm
Mounting Pipe Diameter, Max
4.5 inch | 11.4 cm
Net Weight
251 lbs | 113 kg
Wind Velocity Operational
90 mph | 145 km/h
Wind Velocity Survival Rating
125 mph | 201 km/h
Mechanical Configuration
Axial Force (FA)
1680 lbs | 7473 N
Side Force (FS)
832 lbs | 3700 N
Twisting Moment (MT)
2100 ft-lbs | 2847 Nm
Operating Temperature Range
-40 to +60C
Max Pressure, PSIG, (if waveguide interface)

Regulatory Compliance

Industry Canada Compliance

Shipping Information

Package Type
Wood Crate
Gross Weight
401 lbs | 181.8 kg
Dimensions, L x W x H
77 x 35 x 80in | 195 x 89 x 203 cm
Shipping Volume
124.8 cu ft | 3.53 cu m

Additional Comments

Contact RadioWaves Sales for alternate RF interface options. RadioWaves specializes in direct connect solutions for microwave radios.

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