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This Web site offers components for wireless, space, defense automotive, health and more. Products include Xinger® surface-mounts, RF power-brand resistive products, AdrenaLine™ splitter/combiners, ferrite parts and Amitron-brand precision ceramics. The site features full-line searches, S-parameters, specs, rep/distributor locator, on-line RFQ, literature and sample forms.
Anaren Microwave Inc., 6635 Kirkville Rd., East Syracuse, NY 13057
Test & Measurement Products
This newly designed Web site includes the company's complete line of high performance SIGINT and test and measurement products including receivers, tuners, frequency converters, demodulators, pulse analyzers and control/display GUIs. Pull-down menus allow visitors to navigate quickly through the company overview, contacts, technical support, short form catalog, literature requests and employment opportunities.
Communication Solutions Inc., PO Box 43550, Baltimore, MD 21236
This Web site provides insight into the company's 3D EM simulation tools, which can be applied to a wide range of applications from antennas to IC packaging. Products include CST Microwave Studio™ and CST Design Studio™. The site also provides links for customer support, benchmarks and literature requests.
CST of America Inc., 8 Grove St., Suite 203, Wellesley, MA 02482
This new Web site featuring e-commerce gives customers a convenient way to purchase the company's components. The site also contains the complete 2001 edition of the Microwave Designer's Guide and Supplement with full data sheets, including S-parameters of selected products in .pdf format. A database for easier product searching has also been created to enable the user to more effectively search for a particular product.
Hittite Microwave Corp., 12 Elizabeth Drive, Chelmsford, MA 01824
This Web site features the company's latest development, a new CMOS DDS device, that provides superior frequency resolution and outstanding broadband spurious and phase noise performance. The site also offers synthesizer solutions for equipment used in testing or characterizing either transmit or receive signals.
ITT Industries, Microwave Systems, 59 Technology Dr., Lowell, MA 01851
This site features the company's design and development of Hall sensor integrated circuits. A wide range of magnetic sensor ICs is offered for applications such as position sensing, dented wheel position sensing, electronic motor speed regulation and antilock braking systems. Products such as interface ICs, integrated silicon pressure sensor chips, ASICS and contactless identification ICs are also offered.
Melexis Inc., 41 Locke Rd., Concord, NH 03301
Custom Thin Film Circuits
This Web site is designed as a quick find site for custom thin film circuits. The focus includes applications in RF and microwave circuits, data converters, signal conditioners, amplifiers, networks, terminations and delay lines. The company also offers integrated resistors, double-sided patterning (with or without vias) and complex layouts.
Micrometrics Inc., 136 Harvey Rd., Building C, Londonderry, NH 03053
This Web site presents the company's high performance microwave antennas. Featured are monopulse radar antennas up to 15 ft. diameter and dual-polarized feeds for reflector antennas with greater than 65 dB isolation. Broadband feeds and waveguide-bandwidth orthomode transducers are also described.
Microstar Inc., 1393 Worth Ct. NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905
Waveguide Assemblies and Passive Microwave Components
This redesigned Web site features a new layout with ease of navigation throughout and an enhanced online product catalog. The site also adds a new and extended level of service and customer support.
Microtech Inc., 1425 Highland Ave., Cheshire, CT 06410
Miniature Passive Components
This Web site presents technical specifications on a wide range of miniature passive components, including precision thick- and thin-film chip resistors, capacitors, metal/glass side wall packages, custom thick-film hybrid circuits and multichip modules for a wide variety of wireless applications.
Mini-Systems Inc., 20 David Rd., PO Box 69, North Attleboro, MA 02761
Earth Station Equipment Products
This alternative Web site is designed as a quick find site for earth station equipment products. Products covered include synthesized converters with 1.0 and 125.0 kHz frequency step sizes. INMATSAT L- and C-band converters, pilot generators and receivers, crystal-controlled converters, video exciters, translators, switchover systems, amplifiers and equalizers.
MITEQ Inc., 100 Davids Drive, Hauppauge, NY 11788
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Agile Precision Frequency Sources
This Web site provides complete technical specifications for the company's PTS frequency synthesizer line. With easy, fast ms switching, remote programming and resolution ranges from megahertz to microhertz the synthesizers are vital in advanced measurement or production systems and also serve as stand-alone test equipment.
Programmed Test Sources Inc. (PTS), 9 Beaver Brook Rd., Littleton, MA 01460
High Power RF Research Tools
This Web site describes radar systems 10 kHz to 35 GHz RF sources, 1 kW to 25 MW modulators, microwave components, tracking pedestals, parabolic dishes to 60' diameter, microwave tubes and many more products available from stock (completely tested). A free 28-page catalog is also available.
Radio Research Instrument Co., 584 North Main St., Waterbury, CT 06704
RF Relay Store
This site is designed to provide answers to users' small quantity needs. Twelve standard building block RF coaxial relays are available for shipment from stock, including affordable high performance building blocks design enhanced for wireless telecommunications, 1P1T, 1P2T and 2P2T transfer configurations, surface-mount, SMA and N-type connectorized relays.
RelComm Technologies Inc., Salisbury, MD 21801
Isolators & Circulators
This Web site has been recently upgraded with a new product search engine and .pdf product specification sheets. Users' specific requirements will quickly translate into a part number and description, and from this a quote on price and delivery can be requested.
Renaissance Electronics Corp., Harvard, MA (978) 772-7774
This Web site features the company's coaxial connectors in an online catalog searchable by part number or connector type. A wide variety of connectors from SMA through 7/16 DIN are available to order from customer service, and usually ship from stock. The company also welcomes application-specific new design challenges.
Santron Inc., 4 Newburyport Turnpike, Ipswich, MA 01938
Through 50 GHz This new, dynamically driven Web site includes a Cable Finder feature that guides users to the cable that best fits their requirements, providing a part number, performance data and an insertion loss calculator (for flexible assemblies). The site also includes a careers section, news and more.
Storm Products-Microwave, 116 Shore Drive, Hinsdale, IL 60521
Wire, Cables, RF/microwave Connectors and Cable Assemblies
This Web site features the company's high performance wire and cables, RF/microwave connectors and cable assemblies. The products are targeted at applications in the aerospace, defense electronics, wireless infrastructure, optical telecommunications, and test and measurement industries.
Tensolite, 100 Tensolite Dr., St. Augustine, FL 32092
Wireless, Space, and Defense Components and Subsystems
This company's Web site now offers two new features. The "Custom Request for Quote" allows quick and easy customization of specifications to exact requirements and the "Specification Overview," found on the product type results page, offers a one-page view of primary product specifications for each product type.
TRAK Communications Inc., 4902 Eisenhower Blvd., Suite 155, Tampa, FL 33634
Connectors and Cable Assemblies
This new Web site offers telecom, wireless, semiconductor and military designers a wide variety of standard and custom connectors and cable assemblies to choose from. In addition to a completely redesigned user interface, visitors can use the company's "Build Your Own Connector" tool that takes them through a step-by-step specing process and allows for submittal directly to the technical sales team for price and delivery.
Tru-Connector Corp., 245 Lynnfield St., Peabody, MA 01960
This Web site provides design engineers datasheets and application notes for the company's Commercial Signal Source, Hi-Rel Signal Source and RF Passive Component product lines. The site also offers recent press releases, company information and career opportunities.
Vari-L Co. Inc., 4895 Peoria St., Denver, CO 80231
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