antenna effect(redirected from Antenna rules)
antenna effect[an′ten·ə i′fekt]
A distortion of the directional properties of a loop antenna caused by an input to the direction-finding receiver which is generated between the loop and ground, in contrast to that which is generated between the two terminals of the loop. Also known as electrostatic error; vertical component effect.
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