Tracking antenna

Tracking antenna – not what you thought

When we hear the word ‘antenna’ most of us think of a long metal stick that usually functions as a reception enhancer for electronic devices like radios and television sets. Up until a certain point in human technological history, that was correct. Antennas were manufactured in a unified shape – a long stick – and were used both in military devices and civilian use as aforementioned.

Today, thanks to great technological progress we have managed to achieve, industries are able to plan and build various sorts of antennas and for many different uses. There are cellular antennas, tracking antennas, broadcasting antennas and the good old reception antennas. The tracking kind is used in many areas of our lives, combining several technologies in order to achieve the best quality service desired. Forget what you know about tracking and antenna separately.

Once combining these two words we get a phrase which stands for great power and with a wide potential yet to be discovered and fulfilled. Welcome to the next generation of human communication abilities. You are not in Kansas anymore.

A custom-made tracking antenna

In the past sixty to seventy years, we have witnessed some huge technological changes and adjustments. New products and services were invented with two major purposes only. The first is to make our lives better and the second is to become more and more advanced technology-wise. It seems like all technology operators and inventors are in some sort of a race to put their flag first on the next best thing.

One of the routs in this market is the tracking technology. A large place within this field belongs to the tracking antenna. New information and experience today allows us to build custom-made antennas for every existent demand and requirement in the civilian market as well as in the military one.

A great example to the huge improvement a custom-made tracking antenna has given us is the fast-track trains tracking. A lot of these trains travel great distances and sometimes go through long tunnels. In the past, the antenna was too big and too long to fit the tunnel, thus making the whole idea of putting it on the train to go down the drain. In these cases no one could have track the train should, heavens forbid, something happened.

Today we can design a low-profile tracking antenna to fit any train and still produce a clear signal despite its rather small size. We now understand that size doesn’t matter in technology. It’s the content that counts.

A tracking antenna – a device for many uses

Information requirements, cellular tracking devices, GPS services are just a few of the many products we can use and enjoy that are available thanks to the cutting edge technology of the tracking antenna.