half-wave antenna

half-wave antenna

[′haf ¦wāv an′ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
An antenna whose electrical length is half the wavelength being transmitted or received.
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The kit includes two 900 SS MicroHopper transceivers, two customer interface modules with RS-232 DB-9 connections, two flexible whip half-wave antennas with SMA connectors, serial cables and power supplies for both radios, a user's guide/quick start guide and an easy-to-use Windows configuration utility.