General Dynamics’ Series 1183 C and Ku-Band Rx/Tx 1.8m antenna built with a glass fibre reinforced polyester SMC reflector.

Antenna optics: Prime focus, one-piece offset feed, and Mount type: Elevation over Azimuth.

  • Operating freq: receive 3.625 - 4.2GHz (linear) 3.625 - 4.25GHz (circular) 10.7 12.75GHz (linear)
  • Operating freq: transmit 5.85 - 6.425GHz (linear) 5.85 - 6.425GHz (circular) 3.75 - 14.5GHz (linear)
  • Midband gain (+.2dB) receive 40.4dBi (linear) 40.2dBi (circular) 44.8dBI (linear)
  • Midband gain (+.2dB) transmit 44.0dBi (linear) 44.0dBi (circular) 46.8 dBi (linear)
  • 8 Pc. prime focus, axisymmetric, f/D = 0.375
  • Power handling 500W
  • Output waveguide interface flange: Rx WR229 Tx type N or WR137.