- Buyers Guide
Military Microwaves Supplement
Recent Advances in Radar Technology
Using Calibration to Optimize Performance in Crucial Measurements
The revised military brochure from AR Worldwide Modular RF features a family of booster amplifiers for tactical military radios that covers 30 to 512 MHz and 12 to 40 W. The family features several versions including manpack or vehicular mounted, manual or automatic band switching and a SINCGARS 30 to 88 MHz only version.
AR Worldwide Modular RF,
Bothell, WA (425) 485-9000,
From attenuators and amplifiers through connectors, couplers, isolators, mixers and power dividers to VCOs and zero bias Schottky detectors, this guide comprehensively describes the company’s AtlanTec brand named products. It gives full technical specifications, drawings and photographs of all the components and equipment for the RF and microwave industries under the headings: satellite communications equipment, broadband noise generators, oscillators, active components, passive components and cable, connectors and cable assemblies. groups.
Atlantic Microwave Ltd.,
Braintree, UK +44 1376 550220,
The 40-page microwave systems solutions components catalog provides easy selection of high reliability microwave components: isolators, circulators, passive components, mixers, limiters and detectors. Data includes frequency range, isolation and insertion loss, as applicable, plus temperature, weight and dimensions.
Crane Aerospace & Electronics, Electronics Group,
Microwave Systems Solutions,
Chandler, AZ (480) 961-6269,
This catalog details the company’s capabilities in the design and manufacture of RF microwave connectors and cable assemblies. The company is a provider of high quality, standard and special RF and microwave connectors, adapters, blindmate interconnecting components and cable assemblies for use in military applications and commercial microwave, RF and wireless industry components. Information of quote requests, ordering information and product warranty are also provided.
Haverhill, MA (978) 469-0555,
This brochure highlights the company’s narrowband frequency synthesizer products. Featured products include the MFS, DFS and WMFS series that offer reliable integrated system synthesizers. Also highlighted are the SPDRO, SFDRO and PSDRO series products that offer phase noise efficiency with broad performance features. The products are targeted for applications such as radar systems, EW, instrumentation, digital radio, military, fiber optics and SATCOM.
Rockleigh, NJ (201) 767-8030,
This 120-page catalog contains the company’s coaxial cable assemblies, attenuators, adapters, power dividers, bias tees, coaxial switches, isolators/circulators, and adapters and attenuator testing kits. These are standard off the shelf products up to 18 GHz, with specifications and drawings listed in the catalog. This catalog is handy for design engineers and buyers who are looking for product specifications and pricing for new development.
Electronika International Inc.,
Cleveland, OH (440) 743-7034,
The 11th edition Designer’s Guide catalog for 2006 includes full specifications for 398 components, 80 new RFIC and MMIC product data sheets, quality/reliability, application and packaging/ layout information. New for 2006 is a two volume catalog format: Volume 1 – Amplifiers and Control Devices; Volume 2 – Frequency Generation, Mixers and Modulators. To request a 2006 catalog two volume set, visit www.hittite.com and select the “Submit Inquiry” button.
Hittite Microwave Corp.,
Chelmsford, MA (978) 250-3343,
This 160-page catalog covers the entire precision VNA calibration kit line and the components that make up these kits. It also includes connector gage kits, air lines, torque wrenches and manual tuners, plus an extensive section on precision coaxial and waveguide adapters. Detailed specifications are given for every product along with general information about VNA calibration methodologies, standard waveguide flange specifications, and useful facts that are relevant to the test and measurement industry.
Maury Microwave Corp.,
Ontario, CA (909) 987-4715,
This updated short-form catalog and product catalog on CD-ROM includes new product highlights, updated data sheets with more comprehensive information and measurement curves, RoHS Program information, application notes, company and facility overviews, ordering information and a complete listing of international sales representative and distribution networks. In addition, the CD-ROM is hyperlinked to the company’s web site to facilitate the collection of additional information.
Mimix Broadband Inc.,
Houston, TX (281) 988-4600,
This redesigned catalog features the company’s standard product data sheets and useful application notes. Standard products include RF/microwave mixers, doublers, multipliers and specialty components up to 65 GHz. Outline drawings, including information about new surface-mount packaging technology and performance specifications are provided for each component. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org to request a copy.
Morgan Hill, CA (408) 778-4200,
This brochure highlights the company’s high power PIN diode control devices in frequencies ranging from 20 MHz to 18 GHz and power levels up to 10 kW peak and 1200 W CW. These switches, limiters and high power assemblies have accumulated years of reliable field proven performance in both defense and commercial applications.
Micronetics High Power Products,
Hudson, NH (603) 883-2900,
This 34-page catalog highlights the company’s complete bipolar amplifier line up to 3 GHz. The catalog features low noise, medium power, wideband, MRI, cellular/PCN and INMARSAT bands. Typical amplifier performance curves are shown, including outline drawings and explanation of specification definitions.
Hauppauge, NY (631) 436-7400,
This comprehensive 190-page catalog details the company’s full line of products, from passive components such as filters and isolators to active components such as broadband low noise amplifiers and space qualified channel amplifiers. The company designs, develops and manufactures these products to serve a variety of domestic and international markets including defense, wireless and satellite communications. Product outline drawings, specifications and performance graphs are included for most products.
Folsom, CA (916) 351-4500,
This 24-page brochure provides an overview of corporate capabilities and selection tables of the company’s passive component and connectivity product offering that operates from DC to 40 GHz. The guide offers application notes on its HYBRIDLINE series of drop-in quad hybrids and couplers, and also provides a comprehensive outline to the company’s web site and enhances available data sheets and application notes.
Response Microwave Inc.,
Framingham, MA (978) 456-9184,
This Designer’s Handbook outlines the company’s broad product portfolio of RF systems and solutions for applications that drive mobile communications. Includes technical data on RFMD’s power amplifiers, front-end modules, transceivers, SoCs and other integrated components for mobile handset, cellular base station, Bluetooth,® WLAN and GPS applications – all backed by RFMD’s commitment to service, technical support and quality.
Greensboro, NC (336) 678-5570,
This current edition of the company’s new products catalog features products from the coaxial switch range with the inclusion of the six-pole 26.5 GHz CCR-58, Smith Charts for the CCR-33 18 GHz switch and the RF522 10 GHz relay, and a microwave switch selection guide. New products from the industrial solid-state range include the HIPak series data and a selection guide, with revised data for the 30 and 100 amp DC solid-state relays. Revised data for five miniature plastic relays from the military solid-state range are also included.
Hawthorne, CA (323) 777-0077,
The 11th edition of this CD-ROM includes several new and updated brochures and catalogs including the newest edition of the LMR“ Wireless Products Catalog with the latest updates to the LMR product line. This CD-ROM features an easy-to-use menu for navigation within each catalog. Also included are “how-to” installation videos to assist users of LMR low loss coaxial cable products and two handy calculators for determining both coaxial cable attenuation and conversion of VSWR-to-return loss.
Times Microwave Systems,
Wallingford, CT (203) 949-8400,
The CORCOM product guide allows for selection and application of EMI and RFI filtering devices. Included in the guide is detailed information on RFI power line filters, power entry modules, DC filters and signal line filtering products. In addition to extensive product information, the guide also includes detailed, easy-to-use selection charts to assist designers in the product selection process. The flow-chart style of the selection chart allows engineers to quickly determine the most suitable product for specific applications and parameters.
Tyco Electronics Corp.,
Harrisburg, PA (800) 522-6752,
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