Accession Number:

AD0604334

Title:

TEST AND EVALUATION REPORT ON LOG-PERIODIC ANTENNA GROUP AN/TSA-17( )

Descriptive Note:

Test and Evaluation rept.

Corporate Author:

ROME AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER GRIFFISS AFB NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

A 2.5 kw Peak Envelope Power PEP non-rotatable restricted height, lightweight, transportable, quickly erectable antenna in the 2-30 mc region using the log periodic principle, has been developed for TAC application. The antenna, nomenclatured ANTSA-17, can be erected in less than two hours by 5 men. The disassembled antenna array is packaged in three carrying cases and the dismantled supporting towers are nested in three bottom 10-foot sections. Total antenna weight is 850 pounds. Test results indicate the ANTSA-17 suitable for TAC use and wherever a lightweight transportable antenna is required.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrotechnology and Fluidics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE