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Military Microwaves Supplement
RF and Microwave Products
This enhanced Phase IV Web site offers a broad range of categories, including product data sheets, new application notes, employment opportunities and product overviews. The site represents the company’s ongoing efforts to keep customers informed regarding its continually improving production processes to meet market demands for world-class performance and short time to market.
20 Sylvan Rd., Woburn, MA 01801
Antenna Systems and EMC Test Equipment
This new and revised Web site describes the company’s products and capabilities in RF and antenna systems for SIGINT, direction-finding, high frequency, telecommunications and electronic warfare systems as well as test equipment for full and precompliance EMC testing. Detailed specifications for standard commercial off-the-shelf products also are provided.
Antenna Research Associates (ARA),
11317 Frederick Ave.,
Beltsville, MD 20705
Microwave Office 2000
This Web site enables visitors to download a fully functioning 30-day evaluation copy of Microwave Office 2000 next-generation RF and microwave design automation software, which features a powerful MMIC layout editor that is seamlessly integrated with linear, nonlinear and EM simulation tools.
Applied Wave Research Inc. (AWR),
1960 East Grand Ave., Suite 530,
El Segundo, CA 90245
Coaxial Connectors and Cable Assemblies
This Web site offers a source for reliable, high frequency microwave connectors and cable assemblies, off-the-shelf items and fast custom interconnect solutions. The company’s SMP, 2.92 mm, SMA, SSMP, TNC, N and coaxial assemblies for commercial, military and space-qualified telecommunication applications also are featured.
Connecting Devices Inc. (CDI),
2400 Grand Ave.,
Long Beach, CA 90815
Dielectric and Microwave Materials
This new Web site provides technical information on dielectric and microwave materials and anechoic chambers as well as facility processing and QA equipment. Questionnaires for designing anechoic test facilities and direct links to key personnel also are included.
Cuming Microwave Corp.,
a subsidiary of Cuming Corp.,
225 Bodwell St., Avon, MA 02322
This Web site offers fast access to data sheets and technical information as well as a software engine for constructing valid part numbers from user inputs. The site also highlights the company’s products with links to the its three divisions.
DB Products Inc.,
253 N. Vinedo Ave., Pasadena, CA 91107
This Web site describes the CapCad V3 capacitor modeling software, which features part number entry, new products and Smith chart plotting. A full-line product catalog is also available. Application notes are included. Two parts can be displayed simultaneously for comparison.
2777 Route 20 East, Cazenovia, NY 13035
RF and Microwave Design Software
This Web site highlights the new GENESYS 7 RF and microwave design software. Users can download videos that demonstrate fast and easy use of the software. Application notes and manuals, frequently asked questions and answers, and on-line consultants also are available.
4772 Stone Dr., Tucker, GA 30084
Base Station Antenna Products
This Web site features a full product catalog, including photographs, drawings and patterns. A product specifier enables users to search products based on criteria most important to the application. Propagation pattern files can be downloaded in 18 different software formats, and an on-line quote request capability has been added to the site.
5060 Avalon Ridge Parkway, Suite 300, Norcross, GA 30071
RF Power Products
This Web site offers a complete catalog of the company’s GOLDMOS, bipolar transistors and high impedance modules. Data sheets, Gerber files and application briefs are available, and sales representatives and distributors are listed.
Ericsson Microelectronics, RF Power Products
675 Jarvis Dr., Morgan Hill, CA 95037
This Web site offers a variety of solutions for high frequency, high volume testing and products such as the K-50 coaxial probe, which supplies superior broadband characteristics and a universal open-tip architecture, thereby eliminating the requirement for a special contact target.
Everett Charles Technologies,
700 E. Harrison Ave., Pomona, CA 91767
High Performance Wire and Cable
This Web site describes high performance, high frequency coaxial cables for the RF and microwave markets, including strip braid and spiral strip shield designs to maximize shielding effectiveness while maintaining flexibility. The company’s PTFE dielectrics and foamed polyethylene yield performance expected from more costly alternatives.
4744 Shelburne Rd., Shelburne, VT 05482
This revised Web site features several design options for frequency generation specialists in the electronic warfare and commercial markets. The company’s components and subsystems are optimized for exacting high speed logic, precise wideband microwave performance, low spurious levels and low phase noise.
ITT Industries, Microwave Systems,
59 Technology Dr., Lowell, MA 01851
This Web site now offers e-commerce capabilities through the company’s Order On-Line system. The site gives customers exclusive Web access to discount pricing for products such as base station duplexers, tunable filters and harmonic rejection filters.
K&L Microwave Inc.,
2250 Northwood Dr., Salisbury, MD 21801
High Performance Filters
This Web site provides information on high performance filters, diplexers and subassemblies from 500 kHz to 40 GHz including ISM, MMDS, LDMS and commercial wireless communications frequencies. Ceramic, waveguide, cavity and discrete element topology filters in fixed and tunable designs also are described.
1725 North Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury, MD 21802
RF and Microwave Filters
This Web site presents miniature, surface-mount, helical, combline, tubular, lowpass, highpass, bandpass and band reject filters. A complete line of filters from 300 kHz to 20 GHz and contact information are included.
Luna Microwaves Inc.,
7610-V Rickenbacker Dr., Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Microwave Components and Test Equipment
This newly designed Web site provides easy access to the company’s comprehensive line of microwave and RF products, test equipment, noise components and voltage-controlled oscillators. Product specifications and current news, including press releases, investor information and published articles are included.
Micronetics Wireless Inc.,
26 Hampshire Dr., Hudson, NH 03051
This Web site features vector attenuators and attenuator phase shifters for feedforward amplifiers and RF predistorters used in PCS base stations. The site also describes the company’s thick-film capabilities and services such as printed substrates and hybrid microcircuits. Application notes and technical features also are available.
Micro-Precision Technologies Inc. (MPT),
12-B Manor Parkway, Salem, NH 03079
Automated Wire and Die Bonders
This Web site provides information on the company’s complete line of automated wire and die bonders and in-line systems for first-level interconnect. Customer service contacts, software options and refurbished equipment as well as current news, articles and trade show information are available.
2230 Oak Ridge Way, Vista, CA 92083
RF and Microwave Components
The Web site offers technical and mechanical information on various RF and microwave products, including high Q base station filters, duplexers, multiplexers, dielectric filters, complete subassemblies, and transmit and receive filters. Low noise amplifiers, power monitors and high power amplifiers for the PCS cellular market also are introduced.
Salisbury Engineering Inc.,
RR # 1 Stage Rd., Delmar, DE 19940
Antenna Design, Development and Manufacturing
This redesigned Web site features the company’s 1999 Standard Product Catalog , which offers more than 1300 standard antenna designs. The site also includes the company’s history and capabilities as well as antenna testing services and engineering information.
Seavey Engineering Associates Inc.,
28 Riverside Dr., Pembroke, MA 02359
This redesigned Web site offers several new matrices for digital, fiber-optic, RF and microwave applications as well as a new line of notch filters and VXI/VME switch cards. The site also features full fan-out nonblocking designs that allow several inputs to communicate with several outputs with little to no signal degradation.
Signal Technology Corp., Systems Operation,
37 Sutton Rd., Webster, MA 01570
Passive and Active Components and Subsystems
This newly designed Web site describes more than a dozen new passive and active components and subsystems for wireless, EW and space requirements up to 18 GHz as well as new lines of switch combiners and multifunction logarithmic amplifiers. A complete listing of data sheets available in PDF format is included.
Signal Technology Corp.,Olektron Operation,
28 Tozer Rd., Beverly, MA 01915
Microwave Coaxial Connectors
This Web site provides information on microwave connectors with high performance SMA and extended power SMA as well as 2.92 mm and 2.4 mm connectors for microstrip and stripline circuits. Designed for applications up to 50 GHz, the rugged connectors offer low SWR, low loss and high performance for space, military and commercial applications.
Southwest Microwave Inc.,
900 S. McKemy St., Tempe, AZ 85284
Wireless, Space and Defense Products
This Web site provides quick, current and accurate information on wireless, space and defense products offered by the company. The site also features new products, company profiles, articles, technical terms and contact information.
Trak Communications Inc.,
a Tech-Sym company,
4726 Eisenhower Blvd., Tampa, FL 33634
Power Supply Information
This new, interactive Web site is designed to make product, corporate news and application information more easily accessible for current and potential customers. Product data sheets and an expanded library of custom and application-specific product information also are available.
Advanced Conversion Products (ACP),
a division of Transistor Devices Inc. (TDI),
85 Horsehill Rd., Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
Dielectric Resonators and RF Filters
This updated Web site highlights microwave and RF filters, dielectric resonators and magnetic materials and offers CARD/COAX and CRaFT software for dielectric and coaxial resonator and filter selection. A new user interface enables users to quickly surf the site for information.
5520 Adamstown Rd., Adamstown, MD 21710
Microwave and RF Components and Subsystems
This Web site delivers a variety of technical and corporate information, including product data sheets, instruction manuals, technical articles, an on-line sales representative search engine and links to other MCE companies’ sites. A Java-applet navigation bar and a keyword site search also are included.
5305 Spectrum Dr., Frederick, MD 21703
EMI Design Center
This Web site provides an extensive compilation of technical, product and standards information for designers facing electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding problems. A primer on basic design for EMI control that covers key issues and terminology, electrical and mechanical design modules, and rapid prototyping services also is provided.
W.L. Gore & Associates Inc.,
750 Otts Chapel Rd., Newark, DE 19713
This Web site features the company’s line of patented, ultra-low noise, voltage-controlled oscillators (VCO) that deliver performance in a low cost, surface-mount solution. Application engineers also can be contacted via telephone to discuss a customer’s particular needs.
9939 Via Pasar, San Diego, CA 92126
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