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Versa2une field-tunable FM antenna!

... and our new Model 6025 log periodic antenna!
Awards

4/11/13 at NAB:
New Cool Stuff Award for our
Versa2une field-tunable FM antenna!

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Articles

newNew technical bulletin: "Tips and Tricks to Make 222-G Work for You"

November-December 2011 Radio Guide article: "A Really Xtreme Build"

September-October 2011 Radio Guide article: "Shively Labs - Where FM Antennas Are Not Just a Sideline"

May-June 2008 Radio Guide article:
"Shively Labs Meets the Very Windy Mountain"

September 2007
Radio Guide articles:
"Shively Labs: Antennas That Work!" [279 kB]

"Shively 6014 Dual Hybrid Antenna Solves a Dilemma" [232 kB]

Archived articles

6-1/8" Flanged Coax Components

NOTES
  • All 6-1/8" components meet EIA standards for inner and outer conductor dimensions for 50-Ω components.
  • All 6-1/8 component flanges are EIA compatible.
  • All components come with one set of hardware and one O-ring unless otherwise specified.
  • All insulators are made from virgin PTFE.
  • See technical bulletin "tb-linespecs" for complete transmission line specifications.
  • See technical bulletin "tb-coax_cutback" for inner to outer cutback dimensions.

Transmission Line

Each transmission line section comes with one flange hardware kit and one O-ring. All transmission line comes with fixed flanges and male/female connections. Insulators are placed approximately 48 " apart to prevent the inner conductor from sagging. Swivel-flanged transmission line is available by contacting Shively Sales.

Flanged both ends
(male/female connections)

20 ft (240" or 6.10 m) long
618F-102

  • Approximate weight: 139 lb (63.2 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 169 lb (76.8 kg)

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10 ft (120" or 3.05 m) long
618F-101

  • Approximate weight: 74 lb (33.6 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 89 lb (40.5 kg)

Cut length xx.xxx inches
618F-103-xx.xxx

  • Approximate weight: 9 lb + 6.5 lb/ft (4.1 kg + 39.6 kg/m)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 9 lb + 7.8 lb/ft (4.1 kg + 11.6 kg/m)

"Spool Piece"
618F-188

  • Male-to-female adapter.
  • 6" (15.24 cm) long.
  • Flanged both ends.
  • Female/female connections.
  • Approximate weight: 13.5 lb (6.1 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 16 lb (7.3 kg)

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Flanged one end
(male/female connections)

20 ft (240" or 6.10 m) long
618F-152

  • Approximate weight: 134.5 lb (61.1 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 164.5 lb (74.8 kg)

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10 ft (120" or 3.05 m) long
618F-151

  • Approximate weight: 69.5 lb (31.6 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 83.5 lb (38.0 kg)

Cut length xx.xxx inches
618F-153-xx.xxx

  • Approximate weight: 4.5 lb + 6.5 lb/ft (2.0 kg + 39.6 kg/m)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 4.5 lb + 7.8 lb/ft (2.0 kg + 11.6 kg/m)

Elbows

Each elbow comes with one flange hardware kit (618F-14) and one O-ring (618F-13S). Elbows come standard with swivel flanges and male/female connections.

90° elbow, equal legs
618F-302

  • Swivel flanges.
  • Non-reinforced.
  • Male/female connections.
  • Approximate weight: 21 lb (9.5 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 26 lb (11.8 kg)

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Adapter/reducers

Each adapter/reducer comes with all connecting hardware and O-rings.

6-1/8" to 1-5/8"
618F-630

  • Approximate weight: 6 lb (2.7 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 6.5 lb (3.0 kg)

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6-1/8" to 3-1/8", brass body
618F-640

  • Approximate weight: 18 lb (9.2 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 20 lb (9.1 kg)

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6-1/8" to 4-1/16", brass body
618F-650


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Conversion "Field" Flanges and Anchor Connector

To convert from flanged to non-flanged line.

Clamp-type
618F-901

  • Non-pressurized (indoor use only)
  • Comes with one flange hardware kit
  • Approximate weight: 6 lb (2.7 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 6.5 lb (3.0 kg)

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Fixed flange
618F-902

  • Soft-solder type.
  • Can be pressurized.
  • Comes with one flange hardware kit and one O-ring
  • Approximate weight: 3.75 lb (1.7 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 4.75 lb (2.15 kg)

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Swivel flange
618F-903

  • Soft-solder type.
  • Can be pressurized.
  • Comes with one flange hardware kit and one O-ring
  • Approximate weight: 6 lb (2.7 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 6.75 lb (3.1 kg)

Anchor connector
618F-501

  • Inner conductor connector for 6-1/8" flanged connection.
  • Connectors are silver-plated.
  • Approximate weight: 3.5 lb (1.6 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 4 lb (1.8 kg)

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Flanges

Fixed flange
618F-925

  • Weld or silver-braze type.
  • Standard cutback.
  • Comes with one flange hardware kit and one O-ring
  • Approximate weight: 3 lb (1.4 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 3.5 lb (1.6 kg)

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Swivel flange
618F-926

  • Weld or silver-braze type.
  • Comes with one flange hardware kit and one O-ring
  • Approximate weight: 3.25 lb (1.5 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 3.5 lb (1.6 kg)

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Accessories

Gas stop
618F-701

  • 1/8" NPT pipe plug at inlet port.
  • Comes with all connecting hardware and O-rings.
  • Approximate weight: 14 lb (6.4 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 14.5 lb (6.6 kg)

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Pressure cap, female connection
618F-401

  • Comes with one flange hardware kit and one O-ring.
  • Approximate weight: 3 lb (1.4 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 3.5 lb (1.6 kg)

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Spare Parts

O-ring
618F-001

  • Silicone.
  • Fits 6-1/8" flanges.
  • Included with components.

Hardware kit
618F-010

  • Stainless.
  • Included with components.
  • Includes (13) 3/8-16 x 2" long hex bolts, (13) 3/8-16 hex nuts, (13) 3/8" lock washers.

Hose clamp
618F-020

  • Stainless.
  • Fits 6-1/8" transmission line.
  • Included with components.

Patch Panels

Note that interlock micro switches, P/N 82INT, are sold separately. See below.

3-Port, 1 U-bend
618F-PP3

  • Interlock micro switches, P/N 82INT, and plunger 618F-PLUNGER are sold separately. See below.

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4-Port, 2 U-bends
618F-PP4

  • Interlock micro switches, P/N 82INT, and plunger 618F-PLUNGER are sold separately. See below.

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Patch panel interlock micro-switch kit
82INT

  • Double-pole double-throw.
  • Kit includes includes 4 double-pole, double-throw switches and mounting brackets with hardware.
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