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Backfire WiFi Antenna

Backfire 2.4 GHz WiFi Antenna
BackFire Wifi Antenna- The backfire antenna has very good gain for such a small antenna. Performance on 2.4 GHz is excellent!! The 2.4 backfire is the antenna we recommend for extended wireless coverage or building to building links.

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2.4 GHz Backfire Antenna
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The Backfire's mounting bracket allows for horizontal or vertical polarization, simply by rotating the bracket by 90 degrees. Click the picture to enlarge.


Backfire BackWiFi Antenna Polarity

The backfire antenna comes with a type "N" female antenna connector and a small 10" pigtail connection. If you plan on using this antenna outdoors or long way from your router, make sure you order a cable that is the appropriate length to extend from the back of the backfire antenna to your wireless router or Wireless access point. RadioLabs offers cables in standard lengths or we can customize a cable to your specifications. For a complete listing of our wifi antenna cables, go here.

Please keep in mind, RadioLabs offers custom cables for most routers and wireless cards. There is no need for a pigtail, saving you money in the long run!

Backfire 2.4 GHz WiFi Antenna

RadioLabs Exclusive Backfire Antenna is a very small antenna with extremely good gain. With a half power beamwidth of 32 degrees, the backfire is a highly directional 2.4 GHz antenna to put the signal exactly where you want it. The backfire is convenient because of its small size. The 15 dB of gain is incredible for an antenna this size. Installation is very simple with the included mounting bracket. The backfire is weather-proof because of it's ABS radome, which covers the radiating element.

If you have limited space but still need a high gain antenna, the Backfire is the perfect antenna for you WiFi installation. For full specifications, please see datasheet below.

Additional features of the Backfire -

With the RadioLabs backfire antenna, 802.11 security is increased dramatically. By decreasing the antenna's radiation pattern and pointing the signal exactly where you want it to go, the possibility of people detecting or trying to hack your network are dramatically decreased. If you have a point to point, or point to multipoint network system, the backfire is the perfect antenna for bridging the wireless gap.

The universal mounting bracket on the backfire antenna swivels to a 45 degree angle so you can point the antenna uphill or simply straight forward. All hardware is made from very high quality stainless steel, precision machined and completely weather-proof.

This WiFi antenna comes with an N Female connector. If you need an extension cable or Pigtail to connect this antenna with your WiFi device, please see our WiFi antenna cables and connectors page.

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Model # BF
BackFire High Gain WiFi Antenna
Frequency Range
2400 - 2500 MHz
<1.5 @ 100MHz bandwidth
50 Ω
15 dBi
Half power beamwidth
E-Plane beamwidth = 32°
H-Plane beamwidth = 32°
Front to Back Ratio
Max. Power input
50 Watts
Direct Ground (not required but advised)
Connector type
9.75" diameter x 4 1/3" depth
2 pounds

Wind load area

.299 feet square or (.028m2)
Maximum wind velocity
 130 MPH (210 km/h)
Supporting pole
¤30 ~ ¤60mm
Dome Material
UV-Resistant ABS
Item # BF
Price: $62.95
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