Adcock antenna

Adcock antenna

[′ad·käk ‚an′ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
A pair of vertical antennas separated by a distance of one-half wavelength or less and connected in phase opposition to produce a radiation pattern having the shape of a figure eight.

Adcock antenna

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A pair of vertical antennas separated by a distance of one-half wavelength or less and connected in phase opposition to produce a radiation pattern having the shape of a figure eight.