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Amphenol RF introduced its latest innovation, the Mini Lock 7 (ML7) RF connector for wireless infrastructure markets. The ML7 combines proven advantages of the 7/16 interface with a new, low torque, quick coupling mechanism that speeds installation and reduces connector size up to 25 percent while delivering the same high performance quality and electrical performance users expect from Amphenol RF products. The ML7: lower costs and improved performance from the leader in RF technology.
Anoison Electronics offers a full range of QUICK LOCK coaxial connectors in three series: QMA, Mini-QMA and HPQN. The QMA offers comparable electrical performance to an SMA, DC to 18 GHz, and is inherently waterproof to IP 68. The Mini-QMA offers the same advantages of the QMA in a smaller package. The HPQN is designed to replace N connectors, where a quick connect/disconnect application is desired, DC to 18 GHz.
Anoison Electronics LLC
This brochure features the company’s SMPM-T, the smallest threaded open source connector on the market. Its unique and innovative combination of a MIL-STD-348 SMPM Female Interface connector together with a retractable threaded nut provides an integrated solution offering unprecedented electrical and mechanical performance.
This Carlisle Interconnect Technologies brochure is a high level overview of all the company offers as a global provider of RF/microwave, specialty and filtered connectors, cable/cable assemblies, complex harnesses, integrated installation kits and ARINC trays, racks and shelf assemblies, to engineering/certification services with DER, DAR and DMIR personnel on staff.
Carlisle Interconnect Technologies
St. Augustine, FL
Crystek specializes in providing high frequency, low-phase-noise solutions to the microwave and RF wireless industries. Crystek’s custom engineering solutions, manufacturing capabilities and quality control have been unmatched in the industry. The Crystek frequency control lineup features VCOs, VCXOs, PLLs, XOs, TCXOs and quartz crystals, along with a full line of accessories such as RF coax cable assemblies, attenuators and filters.
Fort Myers, FL
To assist customers who have a need to streamline their supply chain and logistics, Delta Electronics Manufacturing now offers a broad range of coaxial cable assemblies and other connector-related, value-added component subassemblies. Delta’s cable assemblies, incorporating flexible, semi-rigid and hand-formable cables, range in size from micro-miniature to large, high-power types. They cover the spectrum of market needs from high volume, low cost assemblies to high performance, low volume categories.
Delta Electronics Manufacturing Corp.
HUBER+SUHNER is offering a broad range of high end RF test components and assemblies developed and optimized for high speed digital testing. These products stand for highest density, lowest loss and highest performance coaxial-to-PCB transitions and cabling solutions. The solutions include extensive technical support, libraries of 3D-files, electrical modelling data and customer specific optimized footprints.
This 204-page catalog covers the entire Maury Metrology-Grade Precision Calibration Standards product line, including coaxial and waveguide VNA calibration kits, opens, shorts, loads, coaxial adapters, waveguide-to-coaxial adapters, coaxial connectors and cables, connector gage kits, torque wrenches and manual tuners. It is available in the original 2006 printed edition, and as a revised and updated 2010 PDF edition that can be downloaded from the Maury website at: www.maurymw.com.
Maury Microwave Corp.
MIcable Inc. produces a wide variety of high quality coaxial cable assemblies with flexible, conformable, and semi-rigid cable and customer specified connectors. The company offers prototypes or volume quantities, all fully tested up to 40 GHz and delivered on time. The product brochure highlights a few of the company’s products along with providing performance data. For more information, call 86-591-87382855 or e-mail: email@example.com.
Fuzhou, Fujian, China
Mini-Circuits’ new 164-page catalog includes over 750 new products and is the industry’s most comprehensive listing of RF/IF and microwave components and subsystems with more than 4100 products and over 25 product lines, including state-of-the-art amplifiers, mixers, VCOs, synthesizers, filters, test accessories and USB Power Sensors. Mini-Circuits’ website provides additional data, application notes, design tools and its powerful YONI search engine, which searches actual test data on over thousands of units.
The brochure features several innovative high performance designs, including: S292™ connectors offering VSWR of <1.18 through 40 GHz; solder-free Type N right angle adapters; Type N panel receptacles featuring rugged single piece body construction; eSMA™ cable assemblies that replace semi-rigid; field-replaceable SMAs that minimize loss from DC to 26.5 GHz; and a 7/16 panel receptacle featuring -175 dBc intermodulation.
The company’s new Cable Assembly Handbook will be available shortly. The company has been designing and manufacturing coaxial cable assemblies for 30 years. Spectrum has a complete RF and microwave design capability, developing and manufacturing 100 percent in-house the wide range of connectors for its cable assemblies and offers customized solutions.
Spectrum Elektrotechnik GmbH
+49 89 3548 040
The next generation in miniature connectors and SV Microwave’s RFffortless family is the SMPS. The SMPS series is capable of frequencies exceeding 100 GHz. Being 30 percent smaller than the SMPM, the SMPS is ideal for multiport and board to board applications.
West Palm Beach, FL
This new short form catalog presents an overview of Teledyne Storm Products’ microwave cable assembly lines, as well as its manufacturing and test & measurement capabilities for build-to-print assemblies, and its multi-channel microwave harness solutions. This Line Card can be viewed or downloaded at www.teledynestorm.com; click on the Resource Center link.
Teledyne Storm Products
PhaseTrack II™ is a significant breakthrough in coaxial cable technology. PhaseTrack II is based on the unique, thermally stable Times Microwave Systems’ proprietary TF5™ dielectric material. A proprietary engineered material and process combine to make TF5 dielectric the most stable dielectric material available, virtually eliminating the changes of phase with temperature characteristic of other high performance expanded PTFE dielectric flexible RF and microwave coaxial cable assemblies.
Times Microwave Systems
TRU Corp. has created a short form capability catalog that outlines a wide variety of RF and microwave interconnect solutions. The catalog utilizes easy to use matrices to specify TRU brand cable and connector interface options for general purpose, commercial wireless and high performance test cable assemblies. A complete outline of RF receptacle design options as well as a full range of precision test and quick change adapters are included. This capability catalog discusses additional application driven design capabilities available from TRU Corp.
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