loop aerial

  1. an aerial that consists of one or more coils of wire wound on a frame. Maximum radiation or reception is in the plane of the loop, the minimum occurring at right angles to it: Sometimes shortened to: loop Also called: frame aerial

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How to use loop aerial in a sentence

  • In a loop aerial, eight miles up, it might sound like a spark-plug, or it might sound like something else.

    Morale | Murray Leinster
  • Ill go and get the loop aerial, Bob, and we can test it right now, suggested Joe.

  • Don't expect a loop aerial to give worthwhile results with a crystal detector.

    The Radio Amateur's Hand Book | A. Frederick Collins