loading coil


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loading coil

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(Electrical Engineering) an inductance coil inserted at regular intervals and in series with the conductors of a transmission line in order to improve its characteristics
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In 1899, a Bell engineer named George Campbell invented a solution--the loading coil. This device was a coil of copper wire wrapped around a donut-shaped iron core.