Radome Tower

Radome Tower

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Description
Geodesic radome on tower • By request • Modeled from photo (included) of a NATO radar installation • Radome manufactured by AFC (Antennas for Communications) • Dome provides weather protection for radar equipment • Yes, geodesic, but irregular tesellation is employed • To ameliorate compounding of frequency-scattering errors, many AFC radomes use "pseudo-random" triangles • The exterior circumferential deck/platform appears to be about 30 meters above ground level • This model is not full-scale • The dome/sphere portion of the model is of unit radius (1.0) • "Antennas for Communications" website: #antenna #dome #geodesic #geodesic_dome #radar #radome
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