US 9,812,754 B2
Devices with S-shaped balun segment and related methods
Francis Eugene Parsche, Palm Bay, FL (US)
Assigned to HARRIS CORPORATION, Melbourne, FL (US)
Filed by HARRIS CORPORATION, Melbourne, FL (US)
Filed on Feb. 27, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/633,583.
Prior Publication US 2016/0254584 A1, Sep. 1, 2016
Int. Cl. H01P 11/00 (2006.01); H01P 5/10 (2006.01); H01Q 1/50 (2006.01)
CPC H01P 5/10 (2013.01) [H01Q 1/50 (2013.01)] 22 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An electronic device comprising:
a wireless transceiver;
a coaxial cable device comprising an S-shaped balun segment coupled to said wireless transceiver, and an antenna segment coupled to said S-shaped balun segment;
said S-shaped balun segment comprising a first inner conductor segment, and a first outer conductor segment surrounding said first inner conductor segment;
said S-shaped balun segment comprising first and second bends, and a straight section between the first and second bends;
said antenna segment comprising a second inner conductor segment coupled to said first inner conductor segment, and a second outer conductor segment surrounding said second inner conductor segment and coupled to said first outer conductor segment, said second inner conductor segment extending from said second outer conductor segment; and
a core body defining at least three passageways therethrough, said S-shaped balun segment meandering through the at least three passageways.