loading disk

loading disk

[′lōd·iŋ ‚disk]
(electromagnetism)
Circular metal piece mounted at the top of a vertical antenna to increase its natural wavelength.
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A 76-mm diameter loading disk was used in this test.
Car 24 processes 60/80 cartons a minute thanks to a special loading disk featuring two concentric circles which enable two cartons to be filled per cycles.
The new Blizzard Hard Candy 2000, an electronic packaging machine destined to change sweet packaging rates, has now been developed by PFM, it is in fact able to package as many as 2000 hard sweets per minute thanks to the new-generation loading disk feature, intermittent proportional motion.