HG-5 High Gain Antenna

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HG-5 High Gain Antenna
Part image
Antenna by
Ionic Symphonic Protonic Electronics

Radial size Radial mounted
Cost (total) 600.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.07 t
Drag 0.2
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Volume  ?
Impact Tolerance 8 m/s
Research Basic science.png Basic Science
Unlock cost 1 500 Funds
Since version 1.2
Part configuration HG-5.cfg
Packet size 2 Mits
Transmission speed 5.71 Mits/s
Electricity required 9 ⚡/Mits

The HG-5 High Gain Antenna is a deployable antenna for the science transfer system. It was added in 1.2 as part of the Relay Network. It can act as short range relay. Unlike the Communotron 16 and the Communotron 16-S, this antenna does add mass and drag to your spacecraft.

Product description

A short range dual purpose communications antenna that can handle either direct communications or short range relays

Ionic Symphonic Protonic Electronics


  • Initial Release