Accession Number : ADD008472

Title :   Method and Apparatus for Fabricating a Wideband Whip Antenna.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Forman,Donald B

Report Date : 06 Jan 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A wideband whip antenna is fabricated by a method which enables the antenna to have a thinner profile, be lighter in weight, and much more flexible in that the radiating conductors are mounted in a plastic antenna core in a manner to be moveable freely longitudinally therein when doubled without damage to their electrical continuity. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Whip antennas, *Ground vehicle antennas, *Broadband antennas, Electrical properties, Electric conductors, Continuity, Plastics, Taper, Cores

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE