THE DEFINITIVE ANTENNA REFERENCE--FULLY REVISED AND EXPANDED!
Design and construct your personal antennas with the aid of this exact consultant. up to date and revised to supply transparent solutions to questions commonly asked via hobbyists and electronics technicians, Practical Antenna Handbook, 5th version blends theoretical innovations with hands-on experience--requiring purely highschool mathematics
Reorganized to circulate logically from huge actual ideas to precise antenna layout and development ideas, the publication starts by means of overlaying the basics. Then the half-wave dipole is mentioned either as an outstanding antenna in its personal correct and as a conceptual instrument for predicting the functionality of alternative designs. Transmission line impedance matching techniques--and a better half Smith chart tutorial--lead into "must have" components for tuning, tracking, and troubleshooting antenna method functionality. different instruments, equivalent to antenna modeling software program and community analyzer components for computers and Macs, are addressed, and concluding chapters provide clean insights into aid buildings and deploy techniques.
NEW themes lined INCLUDE:
- Characteristics of all-driven and parasitic arrays
- Beverages and small MF/HF receiving loops
- Top-loaded shunt-fed towers and different verticals
- Theory and layout of Yagi beams
- Effect of genuine flooring on propagation and antenna styles, impedance, and potency
- Lightning safety and 4 types of floor platforms
- Zoning and restrictive covenants
COVERS a wide selection OF ANTENNAS:
- Dipoles and inverted-Vs
- Quads, delta, and NVIS loops
- Wire arrays (bobtail curtain, half-square, rhombic)
- Verticals and shunt-fed towers
- Rotatable Yagi beams
- MF/HF receiving antennas (flag, pennant, K9AY, Beverage)
- Mobile and conveyable antennas
- VHF/UHF/microwave antennas
- And many more
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* Tables of globally geographic coordinates and antenna dimensions vs. frequency * provider updates * Author's web publication * extra pictures and schematics * hyperlinks to tutorials and really good calculators
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