RFI CDQ8000 UHF/CBRS Aerial with Quick Removable Whip


Key Features


  • Suits all Uniden, GME, Oricom, and other major brand radios

  • Heavy duty electro-polished stainless steel spring

  • Quick removable Q-Fit™ whip system

  • Available in both black and white

  • Extremely robust fibreglass radome antenna with marine grade chrome plated brass and stainless steel fittings.




  • The CDQ8000 is a high gain mobile UHF CB antenna providing an incredible 8dBi gain making it ideally suited for use in fringe and very remote areas and all types of industrial applications where performance is critical

  • This monster antenna has a rugged design and tough construction making it a highly prized asset in even the harshest environments

  • The quick removable Q-Fit™ whip system is designed for fast and simple removal when entering low height areas, car washes or for antenna security

  • When travelling through different terrain, the removable antenna can be swapped over to a larger or smaller size and gain, ensuring the best performance in all geographic areas

  • This rugged & extremely robust antenna is ideally suited to 4WD bullbar mounting

  • With a 13mm stud mount and ground plane independant design, this antenna may be installed onto a number of mounting brackets such as mirror mounts, bull bar mounts, gutter mounts or fender mounts and are ideal for installations in commercial vehicles, four wheel drives and trucks

  • The CDQ8000 can even be used as a base station antenna due to its ground plane independent design. NB: The CDQ8000 has a heavier spring base and is recommended for all replacement whip or whip combinations.


CDQ2199 and CDQ8000 matching mobile and UHF high gain antennas mounted of folding knockdown brackets.


Specifications / Frequency


Electrical Specifications


  • Frequency Range: 476-477MHz

  • Input Impedance: 50Ω

  • VSWR: <1.5:1

  • Polarisation: Vertical

  • Radiation: Omnidirectional

  • Vertical Beamwidth: 14 degrees

  • Maximum Power: 25Watts.


Mechanical/Environmental Specifications


  • Construction: Fibreglass radome, extra heavy duty stainless steel spring assembly

  • Cable: 5m Cellfoil 9006 (RG58)

  • Connector: FME Female with UHF adaptor

  • Length: 2080mm

  • Weight: 1.7kg

  • Mounting hole diameter: 13mm.





  • This antenna has a 5m cable that terminates with an FME Female connector

  • The FME Female connector is a smaller 6mm connector which makes routing through the vehicle firewall easier than standard UHF connectors

  • A UHF connector for attaching to your UHF radio is supplied.


female FME Connector

FME Female Connector [pictured]


  • Please contact us if you would like a shorter length of cable, or a different connector, and we will customise this antenna for you.


A heads up!


Special delivery:

  • This product is over 2m in length and will only be sent by specialist freight companies

  • A 2m long cardboard tube can be easily damaged, so this product is shipped in a custom made PVC enclosure

  • Due to the costs incurred, shipping of this item is expensive, irrespective of whether we're shipping it to Sydney metro, or to Canada.


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Brand RFI
Shipping Weight 3.2000kg
Shipping Width 0.100m
Shipping Height 0.100m
Shipping Length 2.800m
Shipping Cubic 0.028000000m3