Thuraya External Antenna - Vehicle and Marine

Thuraya
$299.00
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The external antenna is a passive outdoor antenna for Thuraya SatSleeve (Plus, Hotspot, iPhone and Android), XT-LITE and XT. The antenna requires no pointing towards the satellite and the rugged design ensures a reliable performance even in harsh conditions. For vehicle use, the magnetic mount external vehicle antenna comes in 2m standard or 5m extended vehicle kit. For leisure boats application, the maritime external antenna comes in 8m cable with deck mount or rail mount kit.

Simply connect the antenna to the SatSleeve and place the magnetic mounted antenna in a position with direct line of sight to the Thuraya satellite. Connect your smart phone to the SatSleeve and you have a simple satellite communication solution on the go.

*Please note that the external antenna is only for Thuraya signal, the handset will still need to be in a position to receive a GPS signal to connect to the network.

Features 

  • Ready to use solutions for Thuraya SatSleeve (Plus, Hotspot, iPhone and Android), XT-LITE and XT.
  • Low profile design.
  • Sold in complete kits including antenna and cables in variable lengths to suits your applications for caravans, vehicles or boats.
  • Easy magnetic mounting on the steel roof of vehicle or caravan.
  • Flexible deck or rail mounting option for boats installation.

Specifications

Standard Vehicle Kit

  • Diameter: 111 mm
  • Weight: Approximately 200 grams
  • Mounting: Magnetic
  • Height Above Roof: 36.5 mm
  • Operating Temperature: -40°C to +70°C
  • Ingress Protection: IP66
  • Colour: White (glossy)

Marine Kit

  • Diameter: 95 mm
  • Weight: Approximately 500 grams
  • Mounting: On US-style Mounting Brackets with 1"-14NF threaded stud
  • Height Above Roof: 191.5 mm
  • Materials: ASA, PCB, copper and brass
  • Operating Temperature: -40°C to +70°C
  • Ingress Protection: IP66
  • Colour: White (glossy)

Part Numbers/Kits:

Standard vehicle kit 

    • Magnetic mount passive antenna
    • One 2m cable to use with SatSleeve Plus and SatSleeve Hotspot
    • One 2m cable to use with XT-LITE and XT

Extended vehicle kit 

    • Magnetic mount passive antenna
    • One 5m cable
    • One short adaptor cable to use with SatSleeve Plus and SatSleeve Hotspot
    • One short adaptor cable to use with XT-LITE and XT

Marine kit with deck mount 

    • Marine passive antenna
    • One 8m cable
    • One short adaptor cable to use with SatSleeve Plus and SatSleeve Hotspot
    • One short adaptor cable to use with XT-LITE and XT
    • One deck mount kit
    • This item is on Pre-order. Lead time is 4 weeks minimum.

Marine kit with rail mount 

    • Marine passive antenna
    • One 8m cable
    • One short adaptor cable to use with SatSleeve Plus and SatSleeve Hotspot
    • One short adaptor cable to use with XT-LITE and XT
    • One rail mount kit
    • This item is on Pre-order. Lead time is 4 weeks minimum.

How to use with SatSleeve+ and Hotspot

1. Connect the antenna cable or adaptor cable to the back of your SatSleeve main unit.
2. Place the magnetic mounted antenna on a roof with clear line of sight to the Thuraya satellite.
3. Connect your smart phone to the SatSleeve via WiFi.
4. Connect a wired earphone with speaker to your smart phone or use the Bluetooth function on your smart phone for hands-free call.
5. You now have a simple satellite communication solution on the go by using the Hotspot orange app.

How to use with SatSleeve for iPhone and Android

Note that SatSleeve for iPhone and Android work differently from SatSleeve Plus and Hotspot. Please use the instruction below specifically for SatSleeve for iPhone and Android.
1. Connect the antenna cable or adaptor cable to the back of your SatSleeve main unit.
2. Place the magnetic mounted antenna on a roof with clear line of sight to the Thuraya satellite.
3. Connect a wired earphone with speaker to your SatSleeve main unit for hands-free call.
Note: the audio of voice call is on the SatSleeve main unit, not your smart phone.
4. Connect your smart phone to the SatSleeve via Bluetooth.
5. You now have a simple satellite communication solution on the go by using the SatSleeve blue app.

How to use with XT-LITE and XT
1. Simply connect the antenna cable or adaptor cable to back of your XT-LITE or XT.
2. Place the magnetic mounted antenna on a roof with clear line of sight to the Thuraya satellite.
3. Connect a wired earphone with speaker to your XT-LITE or XT.
4. You now have a simple satellite communication solution on the go.