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Handset and GPS Antenna Catalog
This 45-page catalog outlines cellular, personal communications service (PCS), dual-band, dual-band vehicular and Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) antennas. Specifications and outline drawings are provided.
Ace Technologies, a division of Ace Antenna Co. Inc.,
Thick-film Technology Brochure
This brochure features the company's custom thick-film circuits, chip resistors and related products for use in automotive, medical, appliance, aviation, aerospace and electronic applications. Specifications and outline drawings are included.
North Andover, MA
This 51-page catalog details the company's new antennas, including heavy-duty fiberglass and omnidirectional base antennas, a site management system, base station mounts, noise suppressors, and installation accessories. Appendices include a glossary, fax order form, dealer application, and terms and pricing.
Glendale Heights, IL
(800) 323-3757 or (630) 351-9007.
High Power Catalog
This catalog describes flange-mounted, leaded terminations, resistors and attenuators that feature all-brazed construction, resistance ranges from 0.1 to 1000 W, attenuation values from 1 to 20 dB and frequency ranges from DC to 18 GHz. New high power surface-mount terminations and resistors are also featured.
Barry Industries Inc.,
Telecommunications Product Brochure
This four-page brochure describes telecommunications products, including the company's new Stratum 3 series solutions. Standard telecommunications frequencies and synchronous optical network/synchronous digital hierarchy references are listed as well as specifications.
Microwave Product Catalog
This catalog provides information on microwave products, including radar absorbing, transmission line, and tooling and mold materials; dielectric rods and sheets; adhesives and encapsulants; radar reflectors and lenses; syntactic foam products; offshore oil riser buoyancy; deep sea floats and buoys; and microspheres and macrospheres. Application notes and specifications are included.
(800) 432-6464 or (508) 580-2660.
RF and Microwave Filter Catalog
This 36-page catalog details RF and microwave filters, including GPS, dielectric resonator, combline, interdigital bandpass, bandstop, LC, miniature, tunable, and lowpass and highpass versions; diplexers; and multiplexers.
Daden-Anthony Associates Inc., a TRAK Communications company,
San Clemente, CA
Rubidium Standard Brochure
This two-page brochure outlines the company's model 8040 rubidium frequency standard, discussing power conditioning, aging, output flexibility, a compact 1U rack-mount or bench-top package, and wide temperature range of 0° to 50°C. Available options are listed.
(800) 544-0233 or (978) 927-8220.
Semirigid Coaxial Cable Catalog
This 18-page catalog outlines the company's cables, including the EZ Form, EZFlex and EZFormable series cables; cable assemblies; and delay lines. A part number index and cross-reference list are provided. Specifications and product photographs are included.
EZ Form Cable Corp.,
New Haven, CT
This six-page brochure discusses the company's capabilities in manufacturing military-grade electronic components, chip resistors and thin-film substrates. Photographs are included. Product applications are provided.
Film Microelectronics Inc.,
North Andover, MA
Filter and Diplexer Brochure
This brochure outlines the company's filters, including cavity, LC, surface-mount and waveguide versions; and diplexers, including waveguide and cavity versions. Outline drawings and specifications are included.
Filtel Microwave Inc.,
Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec, Canada
Semirigid Coaxial Cable Brochure
This four-page brochure describes semirigid coaxial cables, cable assemblies, delay lines and miniature interconnect components. Product photographs are provided.
Haverhill Cable and Manufacturing Corp. (HCMC),
Custom Switch Matrix Brochure
This eight-page catalog details how the company designs and builds custom switch matrices for microwave automated test equipment (ATE) systems. Key matrix parameters are defined. Product photographs are included.
Hewlett-Packard Co., Test and Measurement Call Center,
Santa Clara, CA
Wafer Foundry Service Handbook
This wafer foundry service handbook describes more than two-dozen CMOS and bipolar CMOS processes for analog and mixed-signal IC design engineers, and includes high voltage capabilities up to 100 V. Process specifications and layout design rules are detailed.
San Jose, CA
Microwave Probing System Brochure
This four-page brochure provides information on the company's microwave probing systems, including manual, semi-automatic and Vision series systems; and probing accessories, including probe heads, platens, microwave chucks and microscopes.
Karl Suss America Inc.,
Waterbury Center, VT
Repeater Control Catalog
This 16-page catalog describes five of the company's controllers, including the RLC-1, RLC-4, RLC-Club, RLC-2a and RLC-3 series products. Product photographs are provided. A controller comparison table and product price list are included.
Link Communications Inc.,
Instrument System Catalog
This catalog describes the company's test and measurement instrument systems, including signal generators; radio communications, microwave and telecommunications products; ATE products; and counters/power meters. Specifications and product photographs are provided.
Fort Worth, TX
1998/1999 Precision Microwave Instrument and Component Catalog
This 194-page catalog describes the company's precision microwave instruments and components, including calibration kits for vector network analyzers; measurement instrumentation for noise calibration and noise figure measurements; and coaxial, waveguide and test port adapters.
Maury Microwave Corp.,
Space-qualified Cable Brochure
This brochure overviews the company's capabilities in developing semirigid and UTiFLEX series flexible cables for use in Hi-Rel and space flight applications, describing class 100 and 1000 clean rooms, production equipment, testing facilities, assembly team hand-soldering operations, x-ray inspection and back filling with nitrogen before heat sealing.
GaAs MMIC Ball Grid Array Package Brochure
This brochure details the company's VIA/PAK ball grid array packages (VBGA) for low cost GaAs MMIC packaging, highlighting key VBGA advantages, applications and custom designs. A comparison of the series to microstrip packages is provided.
Micro Substrates Corp. (MSC),
Custom Microwave Filter Brochure
This eight-page brochure describes the company's line of custom microwave filters, including personal communications network radio, military and radar waveguide, coaxial, communication and satellite communications (SATCOM) versions; diplexers; and filter subassemblies. Product photographs are included.
Microwave Development Co. Inc. (MDC),
North Andover, MA
RF and Microwave Component Catalog
This 35-page catalog provides information on RF and microwave components, including terminations and loads, fixed attenuators, directional couplers, ferrite devices, specialty and custom products, and measurement equipment. Specifications and the company's professional technical services are listed.
Microwave Devices Inc.,
(888) 736-8837 or (317) 736-8833.
Pattern Recorder Brochure
This brochure details the features and performance of the company's model 1590A pattern recorder, which offers high resolution data display and recording for antenna, radome and other analog measurements, and provides a more productive antenna range by reducing training time and operator error.
Microwave Instrumentation Technologies LLC,
Wireless Product Catalog
This eight-page catalog details cellular and PCS wireless products, including low noise amplifiers, tower-top receivers, receiver multicouplers, duplexers, filters and a dual-receiver front end. Cellular, Global System for Mobile communications (GSM) and PCS frequency tables are included. Specifications are provided.
Mitec Wireless Inc.,
Tinton Falls, NJ
Low Noise Front End and Subsystem Brochure
This six-page brochure describes the company's low noise front ends and subsystems, including double-balanced mixers, mixer preamplifiers, mixer supercomponents, image-rejection and in-phase/quadrature (I/Q) mixers, single-sideband and I/Q modulators, and custom subassemblies and subsystems. Product photographs are provided.
Precision Tuned Crystal Oscillator Catalog
This 19-page catalog details precision tuned crystal oscillators, including oven-controlled crystal oscillators, temperature-compensated crystal oscillators (TCXO) and voltage-controlled crystal oscillators (VCXO). Specifications and outline drawings are included.
MTI-Milliren Technologies Inc.,
1998 Product Guide
This 24-page product guide provides information on the company's ICs, including wireless modem, telephony, telephony modem, subaudio tone signaling and detection, continuously variable slope delta modulation codec and digitally controlled amplifier ICs; and evaluation kits. Application notes are provided.
(800) 638-5577 or (336) 744-5050.
This 24-page newsletter discusses the company's PXI series measurement and automation PC platform, LabWindows/CVI version 5.0 data acquisition (DAQ) software, new motion control products and DAQ boards equipped with calibration.
Broadband Noise Product Catalog
This 20-page catalog details a complete line of broadband noise products from DC to 110 GHz, including noise diodes; calibrated coaxial and waveguide, and mm-wave noise sources; dual in-line amplified modules; and multipurpose and broadband general-purpose noise generators. The company's communication test equipment is described. Outline drawings and package dimensions are provided.
High Power RF Amplifier and Subsystem Catalog
This 32-page catalog details the company's full line of broadband and communication high power amplifiers that range from 150 kHz to 8 GHz with powers up to 1 kW. Markets addressed include cellular, paging, PCS, wireless local loop (WLL), MMDS, SATCOM, electromagnetic compatibility, electromagnetic interference/RFI, traveling-wave tube replacement and medical imaging.
Los Angeles, CA
Lightning-protection Solution Catalog
This 108-page catalog describes lightning-protection solutions, including AC and DC power protectors, grounding solutions and components, test equipment, twisted-pair/cable protectors and DC blocked filters. A definitions of terms, and ordering and customer service information are provided.
Coaxial Cable and Assembly Catalog
This 60-page catalog describes semirigid, flexible, low loss/low density cables, including dielectric, air-articulated, cryogenic/lossy, MIL-C-17, and aluminum and copper versions; and assemblies, including pre-assembled right-angle versions and prepackaged delay lines. Fabrication techniques are detailed. Specifications and product photographs are included.
Precision Tube Co., Coaxitube Division,
1998 Full-line Product Catalog
This 116-page catalog provides information on the company's full line of surface-mount, plug-in and connectorized RF/microwave components, including mixers, power dividers, couplers, 90° and 180° hybrids, bias tees, doublers, transformers, phase shifters, and modulators and demodulators. Outline drawings and specifications are included.
Pulsar Microwave Corp.,
1998 Connector, Component and Assembly Catalog
This 43-page catalog describes the company's coaxial connectors, attenuators, terminations, switches and fiber-optic connectors for use in cellular and wireless communications applications. A part number index and distributor list are included. Specifications and outline drawings are provided.
This 98-page catalog provides information on the company's adapters kits, tools and accessories, cables, connectors and adapters. Military/UG and cable group cross-reference sections are included. An assembly and mounting guide is provided.
RF Connectors, a division of RF Industries,
San Diego, CA
(800) 233-1728 or (619) 549-6340.
Component Reference Catalog
This 147-page component reference catalog (also available on CD-ROM) includes 65 new designs as well as several new products, including coaxial cable assemblies; and resistors, terminations and attenuators for stripline, microstrip and coaxial applications. An integrated products section is provided.
Florida RF Labs Inc.,
Microwave & RF Coaxial Component Catalog
This 62-page catalog describes the company's line of cellular and personal communications service coaxial components, including high power couplers, power dividers, attenuators and terminations. Specifications and mechanical dimensions are included.
MECA Electronics Inc.,
Frequency Control Product Brochure
This eight-page brochure describes frequency control products, including surface-mount and quartz crystals; and oscillators, including VCXOs, TCXOs and temperature-compensated VCXOs. Specifications are provided.
Palo Alto, CA
(800) 227-8974 or (650) 856-6900.
1999 Product Catalog
This 342-page catalog details surface acoustic wave devices, including filters, code-division multiple access repeaters, GSM base stations, WLLs, oscillators, subsystems and delay lines. Additional sections provide information on custom SAW filters and the fundamentals of SAW transversal filters. Outline drawings are provided.
RF/IF Signal Processing Component Catalog
This 192-page catalog describes RF/IF signal processing components, including power dividers, directional couplers, hybrids, mixers, control devices, log IF amplifiers and digital/RF solutions.
Signal Technology Corp., Olektron Operation,
Microwave Product Short-form Catalog
This 10-page short-form catalog overviews microwave adapters, plug panel-mount and jack panel-mount connectors, installation tools and transition accessories. Specifications and outline drawings are provided.
Southwest Microwave Inc., Microwave Products Division,
Wireless Product Catalog
This catalog (also available on CD-ROM) features the company's wireless products, including GaAs FETs and switches, and MMIC amplifiers and gain blocks. Product photographs and data sheets are included. Warranty, Internet and packaging information is provided.
(800) 764-6642 or (408) 616-5400.
Coaxial Connector Catalog
This 16-page catalog describes the company's adapter kit and coaxial connectors, including N, mini-UHF, BNC, TNC, SMA and SMB types. Outline drawings and product photographs are provided.
TCC Industries Inc.,
Military and Aerospace Product Catalog
This catalog provides information on military and aerospace products, including coax, triax, and twinax connectors; within- and between-series adaptors; installation tools; and test equipment. Outline drawings are provided.
Trompeter Electronics Inc.,
Westlake Village, CA
GaAs Telecom Product Catalog
This 156-page catalog describes the company's GaAs telecommunications products, including MMICs, power amplifiers, low noise amplifiers, mixers and multipliers, which are produced using the company's pseudomorphic high electron mobility transistor and heterojunction bipolar transistor processes.
TRW GaAs Telecom Products,
Redondo Beach, CA
PLL Solution Catalog
This 20-page catalog overviews the company's model TRU-050 quartz stabilized phase-locked loop (PLL), detailing the unit's manufacturing process, quality assurance testing, packaging and performance. Applications are provided with simulated results, including Spice models and block diagrams.
(888) 328-7661 or (203) 853-4433.
Quick Reference Catalog
This 15-page catalog lists products that can be shipped overnight, including fixed attenuators, adapters, DC blocks, terminations/loads, power splitters and dividers. Additional products described include programmable, manual step and variable attenuators; blind-mate and Planar Crown" series connector systems; phase shifters; and SmartStep subsystems.
(800) 638-2048 or (301) 831-4701.
Precision Microwave Measurement Catalog
This 32-page catalog details precision microwave measurement products, including wideband programmable electromechanical tuners, harmonic programmable tuners, Windows software, thru-reflect-line calibration kits, high power transistor test fixtures, and customized hardware and software measurement solutions.
Focus Microwaves Inc.,
Ville St-Laurent, Quebec, Canada
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