Dipole Antenna for Proximity Fuze.
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC
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In combination with a bomb or similar projectile intended to move rapidly through the air and having aerodynamic characteristics such that the longitudinal axis of said projectile will be substantially coincident with its trajectory, a dipole antenna mounted on a cylindrical projection which extends from the nose of said projectile, said antenna comprising a pair of extending arms normal to said longitudinal axis and on opposite sides thereof, a proximity fuse carried by said projectile, and means connecting said antenna to said fuse. Author
- Ammunition and Explosives