AL PLUS Series Low and Medium Power Horizontally Polarized UHF Television Antenna

The AL PLUS UHS Series Side Mount Low and Medium Power Horizontally Polarized Antennas, for UHF television applications, are lightweight, low windload, and easily installed which reduces installation time and costs. The UHS Series ALP antenna incorporates TRASAR technology into an economic solution for LPTV and other low/medium power applications.

Characteristics

  • Product Line
    AL PLUS
  • Product Series
    UHS Series
  • Frequency Range
    470 - 862 MHz
  • Multiplexed Versions Available
    Yes
  • Broadband Applications
    No
  • Polarization
    Horizontal
  • Maximum Power Rating
    10 kW

Low and Medium Power UHF Antenna Systems

Now television stations have a cost-effective solution for their digital and analog requirements with the new AL PLUS Series broadcast antennas from ERI. With a low cost to purchase, install, operate and maintain, this antenna is an ideal interim solution for many stations looking to meet the FCC’s minimal DTV facility requirement as well as the perfect choice for low power NTSC services.

The AL PLUS Series is a horizontally polarized UHF antenna. Incorporating advanced ERI TRASAR® technology, the AL PLUS features a reliable, end fed design for maintenance-free operation. Developed to handle up to 10kW of digital power (23kW analog), they provide Effective Radiated Power (ERP) levels up to 450kW (1MW analog). Designed to be compact and lightweight, the AL PLUS minimizes tower loading and simplifies installation.

Features/Benefits

  • Fast delivery
  • Light weight, low windload
  • Quick, low-cost installation
  • Four azimuth patterns available
  • Up to 10 kW DTV (23 kW analog) input power rating
  • 8- and 12-bay models
  • Multichannel versions available

Type Number Definition

AL a b - c -P d e
  • AL
    ERI AL PLUS Series
  • a
    Number of Bays: 8 | 12
  • b
    Azimuth Pattern Code: Blank = OC
  • c
    Channel Number
  • P
    AL PLUS Series
  • d
    Power Handling: M or L
  • e
    Polarization: Blank=Horizontal | C=Circular

Related Publications

AL PLUS Series Low and Medium Power UHF Television Antennas
AL PLUS Series Low and Medium Power UHF Television Antennas Brochure

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Azimuth Patterns

  • Type-AL-E
  • Code-E ( Extended Cardioid )
  • Directivity-1.86 numeric | 2.70 dB
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL-M
  • Code-M ( Medium Cardioid )
  • Directivity-2.54 numeric | 4.05 dB
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL-N
  • Code-N ( Narrow Cardioid )
  • Directivity-3.77 numeric | 5.76 dB
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL-O
  • Code-O ( Omnidirectional )
  • Directivity-1.00 numeric | 0.00 dB
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL-OC
  • Code-OC ( Omnioid )
  • Directivity-1.70 numeric | 2.30 dB
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL-W
  • Code-W ( Wide Cardioid )
  • Directivity-1.56 numeric | 1.93 dB
  • PDF File

Elevation Patterns

  • Type-AL8PL7
  • Directivity-Main Lobe: 8.50 numeric | 9.29 dBd
  • -Horizontal: 7.00 numeric | 8.45 dBd
  • Beam Tilt--1.75 °
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL8PM7
  • Directivity-Main Lobe: 8.50 numeric | 9.29 dBd
  • -Horizontal: 7.00 numeric | 8.45 dBd
  • Beam Tilt--1.75 °
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL12PL5
  • Directivity-Main Lobe: 12.00 numeric | 10.79 dBd
  • -Horizontal: 9.52 numeric | 9.79 dBd
  • Beam Tilt--1.25 °
  • PDF File
  • Type-AL12PM5
  • Directivity-Main Lobe: 12.00 numeric | 10.79 dBd
  • -Horizontal: 9.52 numeric | 9.79 dBd
  • Beam Tilt--1.25 °
  • PDF File

The AL PLUS UHS Series Side Mount Low and Medium Power Horizontally Polarized Antennas, for UHF television applications, are lightweight, low windload, and easily installed which reduces installation time and costs. The UHS Series ALP antenna incorporates TRASAR technology into an economic solution for LPTV and other low/medium power applications.