- Buyers Guide
RF on Fiber Design Guide
This eight-page guide reviews RF on Fiber product technology, including the company's two-path, three-path and four-path WDM transceivers; systems design parameters; fiber-optic link performance; and product specifications.
Anacom Systems Corp.,
New Brunswick, NJ
This eight-page guide contains information on the company's comprehensive line of multifunction programmable assemblies specifically designed for cell system fading emulation and cellular traffic simulation applications, fixed attenuators, terminations, programmable attenuators, power dividers/combiners, connectors, and RF switches and test accessories. Product photographs and specifications are included.
JFW Industries Inc.,
(877) 887-4539 or (317) 887-1340.
This two-page newsletter contains information on the company's ball-grid arrays, tape transfer technology for military, industrial and telecommunication applications, gold etching process and other manufacturing and design capabilities. Product photographs included.
Advanced Packaging Technology of America (APTA),
San Diego, CA
This 20-page engineering bulletin provides detailed descriptions about the company's new line of SURFCOIL® surface-mount technology, fixed and variable surface-mount inductors, coils and transformers designed for application in RF, EMI, power and other industrial circuits that need individual or coupled resonant components. Features, specifications, outline drawings, application notes and an application guide are included.
Sprague-Goodman Electronics Inc.,
Full-line Cermet Resistor Product Catalog
This 56-page catalog contains information about the company's complete line of surface-mount chip resistors and chip resistor arrays, surface-mount leaded and leadless resistor networks, through-hole resistor networks, surge/power resistor networks, and TrackStik® strain gage pointing devices.
RF and Microwave Product Guide
This 16-page guide highlights custom RF and microwave power transistors, MMICs and power amplifiers and provides key product specifications for general-purpose amplifiers, FM broadcast amplifiers, HF and VHF amplifier pallets and modules, UHF-TV and wireless amplifier pallets, cellular/mobile/paging amplifier pallets and low noise amplifiers.
Richardson Electronics Ltd., RF Gain Division,
(800) 737-6937 or (630) 208-2200.
This 16-page magazine (Alliance) highlights the capabilities of the company's Advanced Design System and contains information about Toshiba's GSM chipset, which uses the Advanced Design System. Expanding opportunities in third-generation wireless communications are also discussed.
Santa Clara, CA
Advanced Synchronization Techniques Application Note
This application note is a step-by-step tutorial that demonstrates how PXI modular instrumentation and the company's data acquisition combine to easily address the needs of the most common test systems requiring timing and synchronization of input/output functions.
National Instruments Corp.,
This technical bulletin features the 2625D silver conductor for printing both standard and very thick prints in hybrid circuits and provides information about typical fired conductor properties, composition properties and recommended processing procedures for thick printing.
This seven-page guide contains information about the company's MicroPen precision writing system, which produces an image directly from computer-generated data without using any hard tooling for a wide range of applications. Product photographs and specifications included.
Honeoye Falls, NY
Pulsed EMI Handbook
This revised pulsed electromagnetic interference (EMI) handbook contains information about threatening pulsed phenomena such as electrostatic discharge, electrical fast transients, surges resulting from lightning or switching in the power grid and power quality failure. The sources of each threat, levels found in the environment, test methods and standard compliance levels are described.
KeyTek, a Thermo Voltek company,
Chip Attenuator Brochure
This eight-page brochure discusses the installation of the company's line of chip attenuator pads for use in military and commercial MIC applications. Specifications and features are listed. Performance graphs are included.
Long Life Switch Brochure
This six-page brochure highlights the company's low cost, long life magnetic switches specifically designed for test equipment applications. The switches, which use a magnetic linear solenoid, offer up to five million operations while handling 100 W CW and can be used in a wide variety of commercial applications where frequent switching is required.
Dow-Key Microwave Corp.,
Ceramic Industry Roadmap
The Ceramic Interconnect Initiative of the International Microelectronics and Packaging Society (IMAPS) has developed a ceramic industry roadmap that describes how the features of ceramic technology deliver benefits for a variety of electronic packaging and interconnect applications. The document analyzes the current state and forecasts future requirements of the use of ceramic in electronic packaging.
DC Power Supply Brochure
This 10-page brochure describes Kikusui Electronics Corp.'s PAN-A series DC power supplies designed for use in research and development, burn-in, quality control and production environments. Product photographs and specifications are included.
(316) 522-4981, ext. 406.
Coaxial Cable Brochure
This six-page brochure describes the features and benefits of the company's line of flexible high performance low loss LMR® coaxial cables, connectors, installation tools and accessories designed for use in wireless communications systems such as cellular, PCS, paging, two-way radio, LMDS, WLL, CLEC, ISM, wireless data and telemetry.
Times Microwave Systems,