Accession Number:

ADD019389

Title:

Quadrifilar Helix Antenna

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, Filed 13 Oct 98

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-10-13

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

A quadrifial helical antenna is provided having feed points connected to the individual helical antenna elements through a spiral coupling path. The spiral coupling path additionally is wound contrarily to the winding of the helix. Moreover, each path has variable dimensions to provide impedance matching.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE