A wideband (30-1200 MHz), omni directional antenna allows you to monitor everything possible from all directions.
The ProComm SP800/50BN is the best out-of-home (OOH) on the market. We used to offer several OOH antennas, but the ProComm SP800/50BN is the best value, so we cut out all other options.
Some scanner antennas cost upwards of $300, but the gains are marginal at best. Scroll down to the 'compare' tab to see technical specs.
The ProComm SP800/50BN antenna is incredibly easy to assemble (no tools needed), inexpensive, durable, can go on any roof/attic/closet installation and small. Basically, you can use anywhere and have it set up in about 10 minutes. It's awesome, we're sure you'll love it. It can pick up all frequencies (30-1200 MHz) and comes with everything needed for a quick set-up:
- 38" antenna
- 1 1/4-2" Mast Pipe Mount
- 50' feet of coax cable
- BNC connector
- Broadband Coverage: 30-1200 MHz
- Mast Requirements: 1-1/4 to 2-Inch Pipe
- Antenna Connection: UHF-Female (SO-239)
- Coax Cable Length: 50-Foot
- Coax Connector: BNC-Male