Waterproof to 20 meters, ideal for tactical
San Diego, California, May 1, 2017 - Southwest
Antennas, an industry leader in innovative rugged RF / microwave antennas and accessory
products, has released a new GPS passive L1 antenna with integrated coaxial RF gooseneck,
adding to their existing line of passive and active GPS antenna products for the
military, law enforcement, and commercial markets.
The integrated gooseneck allows the GPS antenna
to be utilized on tactical radio systems where multiple antenna RF connectors and
control knobs can located in a small space, giving users the ability to position
the GPS antenna up and away from areas of mechanical interference. The gooseneck
also allows the GPS antenna to be easily repositioned vertically to face the GPS
satellite constellation if the attached radio is placed on its side, set into a
vehicle dock, or other non-vertical operating positing. This ensures accurate GPS
position and timing for mission critical applications.
Southwest Antennas Part # 1027-010 features an operator-friendly
compact size and light weight achieved with a quadrifilar helical design, in addition
to providing an axial ratio of 1.0 dB, offering excellent performance in noisy
RF environments. The entire product is environmentally sealed and waterproof to
a depth of 20 meters / 65.6 t, allowing the antenna to be used in all weather
conditions and maritime operations.
Additionally this product can also be configured with an Active L1 GPS Antenna
(+11 dB Gain) and different RF connectors upon request.
Southwest Antennas for more information.
Part # 1027-010 is available now from the Southwest Antennas
website, sales representatives, and authorized distributors and resellers.
About Southwest Antennas
Southwest Antennas specializes in the design and manufacture of rugged, high-performance
RF and Microwave antennas, accessory products, and customized antenna solutions
built for today's demanding communication environments. Founded in 2005 and headquartered
in San Diego, California, Southwest Antennas offers over 1,000 standard products
for broadcast video, military / defense, law enforcement, homeland security, surveillance,
aerospace, oil and gas, and M2M markets.
For more about Southwest Antennas, visit their website at
8145 Ronson Rd.,
San Diego, CA 92111
Phone: (858) 277-3300
Posted June 8, 2017