The ARA-243 is the smallest, sturdiest, and most lightweight, foldable Yagi antenna available for UHF SATCOM Operations. The ARA-243KIT-C is a kit that features an ARA Connect interface for quick disconnecting options to multiple platforms and operations. The ARA Connect has been designed to be used and interchanged with tripods, magnet/stake mounts, GorillaPods, pistol grips, and many other various devices. This ultra-versatile can be designed for any requirement. The Kit C offers the following accessories:
• GT-243: GorillaPod for versatile and sturdy mounting
• MM-243: Magnet mount with built-in spike
• CB-243: RF Cable
• QR-243: Quick Reference Guide
• SC-243: Soft Case for lightweight on-the-move storage
The antenna and all mounts are durable enough to be used in a harsh field environment and can be deployed by an operator several thousand times. The dull black anodized finish protects the antenna from the effects of weathering and does not produce a glare. The ARA-243 collapses into a small space making it the ideal size to fit into a briefcase, BDU pocket or attached to a rucksack in molle bag.
A GorillaPod tripod is equipped with this kit. It is a versatile tripod for any environment. The flexible joints and rubberized grips enable mounting to various surfaces.