Itasca, May 10, 2019 – The redesigned Y42700WB Log Periodic Antenna from Mobile Mark Antenna Solutions, now provides wideband coverage from 600-6000 MHz.
This antenna provides coverage across all Cellular bands, from the new Band 71 at 600 MHz up to the former WiMAX bands at 2.7 & 3.5 GHz. The Y42700WB is also 5G-ready for CBRS Private LTE networks and 5G trials at 3400-4200 MHz.
The coverage continues up through 6 GHz where it can be used for WiFi, DSRC and LTE 6 GHz. This antenna is also ideal for scanners that cover this entire range.
According to Michael Berry, Mobile Mark’s President & CEO, “As CBRS at 3.7 GHz and Band 71 at 600 MHz open up, we know that a lot of wireless developers are looking for reliable infrastructure antennas. We are pleased to offer the Y42700WB with its outstanding mechanical and electrical properties.”
This compact antenna, only 18.5” long and 8.5” high (47 cm x 22 cm), features a log-periodic design with 9 elements. Its heavy-duty construction includes an aluminum boom with solid welded elements and an enclosed feed for outstanding environmental stability.
The antenna features a Front-to-Back ratio of 20 dB, with Horizontal and Vertical Beamwidth of 40°. It can handle up to 150 Watts of power and has a wind loading rating of 125 mph.
This antenna solution is Made-in-the-USA. Berry added, “We are particularly proud of the fact that these antennas are designed and manufactured in our Itasca, Illinois factory.”
Mobile Mark Antenna Solutions designs and manufactures site, mobile and device antennas for 30 MHz – 6 GHz. Applications include GPS Tracking & Fleet Management, Cellular 3G & 4G LTE, WiFi, RFID, Public Safety FirstNet, M2M & IoT, Smart City Networks and Autonomous & Connected Cars. Engineering and custom design services are available. Mobile Mark’s global headquarters, which include research facilities and manufacturing plant, are located near Chicago, IL. An additional manufacturing and sales facility is located near Birmingham, UK. For further information visit our website: www.mobilemark.com.