What does t-antenna mean?

Definitions for t-antenna

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word t-antenna.

Freebase

  1. T-antenna

    A T-antenna, T-aerial, flat-top antenna, or top-hat antenna is a vertically polarised simple wire radio antenna used in the VLF, LF, MF and shortwave bands. T-antennas are widely used as transmitting antennas for amateur radio stations, long wave and medium wave broadcasting stations. They are also used as receiving antennas for shortwave listening. The antenna consists of one or more horizontal wires suspended between two supporting radio masts or buildings and insulated from them at the ends. A vertical wire is connected to the center of the horizontal wires and hangs down close to the ground, connected to the transmitter or receiver. Combined, the two sections form a 'T' shape, hence the name. The transmitter power is applied, or the receiver is connected, between the bottom of the vertical wire and a ground connection. The T-antenna functions as a monopole antenna with capacitive top-loading; other antennas in this category include the inverted-L, umbrella, delta, and triatic antennas. It was invented during the first decades of radio, in the wireless telegraphy era, before 1920.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of t-antenna in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of t-antenna in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frank Gehrke:

    Except for the flagpole and the antenna, you would not know that there is a building there.

  2. Raz Itzhaki Tamir:

    Currently, if an antenna is not perfect, you have to live with it, with the losses, we can change that and be flexible, thus gaining more revenue from the satellite.

  3. Hugh Elliott:

    Miracles You do not have to look for them. They are there, 24 7, beaming like radio waves all around you. Put up the antenna, turn up the volume - snap... crackle... this just in, every person you talk to is a chance to change the world...

  4. Louise Hartley:

    You have the antenna attached to the top here, and then you would have a battery pack attached to the bottom here. When an image is taken there's a separate unit called the satellite node, and the images are sent via radio frequency to the satellite node and then the satellite node uses the Iridium Satellite Network to send that image to where you need it.

  5. Joe Ottaviano:

    SEWIP is the Navy’s continued push to keep electronic warfare excellence ahead of the threat. It is an incremental set of upgrades to the SLQ-32 which was designed in the late 70s and deployed in the 80s. It gives the Navy the ability to upgrade and outpace the threat. It provides the ability to quickly upgrade processing as new threats come online and become more complex without overhauling the antenna.

Images & Illustrations of t-antenna

Translation

Find a translation for the t-antenna definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these t-antenna definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"t-antenna." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 27 May 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/t-antenna>.

Are we missing a good definition for t-antenna? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for t-antenna:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.