This 80-6m portable telescopic loaded whip covers all HF bands, including WARC bands. The ATX-WBN can easily handle 5W with it's max power rating being 25W. Reaching 1.65m when fully extended Watson's portable HF antenna is fitted with a BNC connector. To change bands all you need to do is plug in the 'wander lead' into the appropriate socket on the base coil, then to fine tune you can adjust the 10 sections of the telescopic whip. All these features make the Watson ATX-WBN a perfect match for Yaesu's new FT-817 and any other portable HF radio. When on the move the antenna can shrink down to only 32cm by unscrewing the whip from the base coil.