R&S®HF918 high-gain SHF antenna

High-gain SHF antenna for broadband transmission and reception

R&S®HF918 high-gain SHF antenna
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Key facts

  • Wide frequency range
  • High gain, optimum beamwidth for good emitter locating
  • Stable radiation patterns over entire frequency range
  • Compact size, low weight
  • Outstanding power ratings up to 18 GHz

High-gain SHF antenna for broadband transmission and reception

The R&S®HF918 high-gain SHF antenna provides broadband transmission and reception in the frequency range from 800 MHz to 18 GHz.
Thanks to its outstanding power rating and matching (VSWR), it can also be used in transmission applications.
The sturdy design as well as the low weight of the antenna ensure easy handling and make it ideal for use in monitoring applications under severe outdoor conditions.
The high gain up to 18 GHz allows the reception and analysis of weak signals.

Features & benefits

Wide frequency range

For broadband transmission and reception

The R&S®HF918 covers the wide frequency range from 800 MHz to 18 GHz, making it the ideal choice for broadband transmission and reception.

High gain and optimum beamwidth

For detection of weak signals and good emitter locating

The R&S®HF918 design ensures high gain and optimum beamwidth of radiation patterns, enabling reception and analysis of weak signals as well as precise emitter location.

Compact size, low weight

For mobile applications

The R&S®HF918 combines a compact size (diameter approx. 0.41 m, length approx. 0.3 m) with a low weight (approx. 5.5 kg), making it ideal for mobile applications. 

Outstanding power ratings up to 18 GHz

For broadband transmission

Thanks to its good matching (VSWR) and outstanding power rating up to 18 GHz (100 W CW), the antenna can also be used for broadband transmission applications.

Available options

General accessories

Wooden tripod


Adapter for R&S®HZ-1

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