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An analytical model of a class of electrically small multiturn loop antennas has been formulated and compared with experimental measurements over a frequency range of 3 to 86 MHz. Both air core and magnetically loaded eases were examined. Transmitted signal enhancement as high as 10 dB was predicted and observed by magnetic loading. Several interesting properties of the transmitting antenna were investigated experimentally and by analysis based upon the model. It is concluded that transmitted signals can be enhanced in the 2-30 MHz range, at reasonable power levels, as much as 10 dB with state-of-art ferrite materials. Secondly, the analytical model described in this paper should prove an effective design aid for a volumetrically constrained antenna of the class.