| When performance at a
price is your main consideration, look at the 8-element Shooting Star.
Developed to fill the need for top performance, dual polarity operation, the
Shooting Star has a gain of 14dB. That's like transmitting with 28 times
your normal power! The design uses a 16-foot boom with six
scientifically-spaced elements and a quad reflector to obtain the best
combination of gain and front-to-back ratio. It's the same design used to
bounce signals off the moon! And, it has the Maco 2kw power handling
Made of aircraft alloy 6063-T5 aluminum tubing with .050"
wall thickness, additionally elements are made from 6006 an even tougher
alloy. To prevent fatigue failure, no holes are made in any boom or element.
HIGH PERFORMANCE and MADE IN THE U.S.A.