Custom Designs by WirEng® Advanced Engineering

Custom Antenna Design and In-House Manufacturing

WirEng® can custom-design antennas and antenna systems of any size, any gain, any polarization, and any frequency range according to your exact specifications, with no minimum quantity required. We will design and produce your ideal antenna in weeks instead of months, because we have our own laboratories and production facilities in three continents.

Custom Antenna Design and In-House Manufacturing
by WirEng®, FCC Licensee 2AEAL

Custom antenna design and in-house manufacturing involve the creation of specialized antennas tailored to specific requirements or applications. Antennas play a critical role in wireless communication systems, and custom designs allow for optimization to meet unique performance criteria. Designing and manufacturing custom antennas in-house provide greater control over specifications, faster prototyping, and the ability to address specific challenges or requirements.

Here are the key steps and considerations for custom antenna design and in-house manufacturing

Define Requirements

Clearly define the requirements of the custom antenna, including frequency band, bandwidth, gain, radiation pattern, polarization, size constraints, and environmental factors.

Technology Selection

Choose the appropriate antenna technology based on the requirements. Common types include dipole antennas, patch antennas, Yagi-Uda antennas, and more. Consider materials and manufacturing processes.

Simulation and Modeling

Use simulation tools to model the antenna's behavior and performance. This helps optimize the design and predict characteristics such as gain, efficiency, and radiation pattern before physical prototyping.

Parametric Studies

Conduct parametric studies to understand how changes in antenna dimensions and parameters affect performance. This helps in fine-tuning the design for optimal results.

Prototype Development

Build a prototype of the custom antenna based on the finalized design. This involves creating physical structures using materials suitable for the intended application.

In-House Manufacturing

Material Selection

Choose appropriate materials for the antenna based on factors such as electrical properties, mechanical strength, and environmental resistance. Common materials include metals, dielectrics, and composites.


Fabrication Techniques

Depending on the chosen technology, employ appropriate fabrication techniques. This may involve machining, milling, etching, or 3D printing for structural components. For printed antennas, consider using PCB (Printed Circuit Board) technology.


Quality Control

Implement rigorous quality control measures during and after manufacturing. This may include dimensional checks, material inspections, and electrical testing to ensure the antennas meet design specifications.


Assemble the antenna components, including any connectors, baluns, or matching networks. Precision assembly is crucial to maintaining the designed characteristics of the antenna.

Testing and Tuning

Test each custom antenna for key performance parameters such as resonance, impedance matching, radiation pattern, and gain. Fine-tune the antenna as needed to meet the desired specifications.


Create comprehensive documentation that includes antenna design specifications, fabrication details, assembly instructions, and test procedures. This documentation is valuable for future reference and reproducing the design.


Scaling Production

If the custom antenna is part of a larger production effort, scale up the manufacturing process as needed. Consider automation and production efficiency to meet demand.


Certification and Compliance

Ensure that the custom antennas comply with relevant regulatory standards and obtain certifications if necessary. Compliance is essential for antennas used in commercial products.


Post-Sales Support

Provide post-sales support, including technical assistance, troubleshooting, and potential modifications based on user feedback.

Custom antenna design and in-house manufacturing offer advantages such as tailored performance, quicker development cycles, and control over the entire production process. A skilled team with expertise in antenna design, materials, and manufacturing processes is essential for the success of custom antenna projects.

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WirEng® Detailed Custom Antenna Design Specifications