whip aerial

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whip aerial

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A flexible, nondirectional, quarter-wave antenna usually in the high or very high frequency range and which is normally vertically polarized.
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It is not armoured and it does not feature a raft of whip aerials to keep its crew in constant touch with HQ.
Fuelled by amphetamines, the chic, suave Mods would race around towns and cities on Vespa and Lambretta scooters personalised with tassels, whip aerials and white wall tyres, while in the countryside, Rockers - bigger, dirtier and scarier - held sway.