Regardless of initial enthusiasm, even the most avid camper can grow bored of the same activities day after day. Although this boredom can be avoided by visiting a variety of different areas and attractions, for caravan campers on a budget, this may not always be possible.
Caravan antennas are a great way to provide a bit of added entertainment to low-key camping nights and are especially useful when trying to keep young children entertained during long drives. Although the caravan market is currently flooded with a variety of caravan antenna models, the amateur shopper must be careful. With caravan antennas, it is often true that you get what you pay for in terms of reception. Therefore, despite being attractive, a lower price is definitely not always best.
The following few paragraphs, provide a brief overview of the Winegard Sensar, a popular caravan antenna boasting the perfect balance between performance and price.
Although the name is not quickly recognized, the Winegard Company, founded in 1954, is a successful caravan antenna manufacturer with over 60 years of industry experience. Affiliated with the reputed Coast to Coast brand, Winegard has manufactured more than 1,000 innovative antenna models. This, which is in addition to their 80 current, unique antenna patents. As mentioned, however, this article will be focusing strictly on the innovative Winegard Sensar model.
Winegard Sensar Features
It’s pretty easy to spot the Winegard Sensar out of a crowd due to its extremely attractive star-like design. Although it is eye-catchingly beautiful, this design is geared towards more than just aesthetics.This innovative start-like design enables the Winegard Sensar antenna to receive both horizontal AND digital signals, a characteristic unique to the Winegard Sensar patent. In regards to camping, more signals essentially translate into more channels for you and your family to enjoy.
The Winegard Sensar also incorporates two, high-functioning, independently amplified antennas, capable of enhancing weak signals to ensure “crystal clear reception” within a radius of 90km. What’s more is that the Sensar additionally allows you to pinpoint the best position to receive reception from directly within your caravan, completely eliminating the need to trudge outside and set everything up.
Lastly, the Winegard, having undergone intensive UV and environmental tests, has been manufactured with power and eco-friendliness in mind, allowing you to lay back and enjoy your entertainment without any worries to distract you from your pleasure.
Winegard Sensar Specifications
The purchase of Winegard Sensar Antenna includes:
- One amplified Sensar antenna and lift assembly
- One +12 VDC power supply
- One 508mm 75 ohms coaxial cable
- One 152mm 75 ohms coaxial cable
- All interior control parts
- All mounting hardware
- Instruction manual and all printed documentation
Each Winegard Sensar Antenna additionally adheres to the following specifications:
- Available in black or white
- Receives HD signals, as well as VHF and UHF digital
- Amplified antenna at 75 ohms (over-the-air digital)
- Total weight of 2.9 kg
- Resilient powder coating
- Stowed- 1174mm (w) x 387mm (d) x 101mm (h)
- Raised- 1174mm (w) x 387mm (d) x 762mm (h)