1700-2500 MHz – MPDP1.7-2.5 (1Y17500)

The MPDP1.7-2.5 dipole antenna is designed to be used in military manpack, commercial, and other applications where reliability is needed most. This antenna works with all radios within the 1700-2500 MHz band.

Being compact for its frequency of operation, this antenna is ideal for broadband operations requiring hemispherical coverage. The sleek profile, lightweight design, and flexible gooseneck section provide a dependable solution for handheld equipment or manpack operations.

The antenna is provided with state-of-the-art radiating elements essential for maximum reliability and superior performance.

Robust and tough, this antenna is housed in a thick UV stable radome and is constructed from corrosion resistant materials for reliability in the harshest environments.

  • Broadband
  • Low VSWR
  • Hemispherical Coverage
  • Ground-to-Air or Ground-to-Ground Ready
  • Protective Gooseneck Armor over Coax
  • Built to meet MIL-STD-810


  •  Frequency Range: 1700-2500 MHz
  •  Gain: 6.0 dBi +/-.5
  •  VSWR: < 2.0:1 Typical
  •  2.5:1 Max
  •  Input Impedance: 50 Ω Nominal
  •  Power: 25 Watts PEP
  •  Polarization: Vertical
  •  Radiation Pattern: Azimuth: 360°
  •  Elevation: 32°
  •  Input Connector: Type N Male


  •  Overall Height: 35.5in. (0.90 m)
  •  Radome: 1.5 in. Oval (38 mm)
  •  Net Weight: 0.95 lb. (0.43 kg)
  •  Color: Black/Green/Tan/Grey
  •  Deflection: +/- 45°
  •  Compliance: Built to meet: MIL-STD-810
  •  Mounting: Type N Male