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 Fund
Mass (total) 0.07 t
Drag 0.2
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Impact Tolerance 8 m/s
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Unlock cost 1500 Fund
Since version 1.2
Part configuration DirectAntennas
Packet size 2 Mit
Transmission speed 5.71 Mit/s
Electricity required 9 ⚡/Mit

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