- Buyers Guide
Military Microwaves Supplement
Recent Advances in Radar Technology
Using Calibration to Optimize Performance in Crucial Measurements
This short form catalog includes the company’s complete spectrum of test and measurement solutions and systems. The catalog carries a range of products for the testing of PMR, cellular mobile, cellular network, cellular interoperability, military communications, avionics, signal sources, manufacturing, R&D and parametric. Further product sections include microwave, counter and power meters, PXI, spectrum and signal analyzers. A CD comprising data sheets for all products is also included.
Aeroflex Test Solutions, Instruments Division,
Stevenage, UK +44 (0) 1438 772087,
This new capabilities brochure from Aeroflex Microelectronic Solutions outlines the company’s broad offering of standard products, innovative custom-engineered designs and comprehensive resources that enable Aeroflex to support the most demanding high performance, high quality microwave product needs of its customers worldwide.
Frederick, MD (301) 846-9222,
The commercial product catalog showcases the company’s range of RoHS compliant products and services, including, but not limited to: OEM consulting and manufacturing, custom antenna design, low profile disc antennas, microcell hemi antennas, omnidirectional antennas, yagi antennas, Enviro-Sealed Protected (ESP) yagi antennas, PCD subscriber series antennas, dual-band and tri-band antennas as well as power dividers, mounting hardware and cable assemblies.
Astron Wireless Technologies Inc.,
Sterling, VA (703) 450-5517,
This catalog features the company’s supply of innovative, robust hardware and system solutions for military, SATCOM and wireless customers worldwide. The company designs and manufactures military hardware with frequencies ranging from 10 MHz to 40 GHz. Many of these products are combat-proven and operate in the harshest of environments. The company offers extensive manufacturing capabilities using the latest manufacturing and test aids to help meet strict quality standards.
San Marcos, CA (760) 598-4340,
The revised accessories brochure from AR Worldwide RF/Microwave Instrumentation highlights a new signal generator, tubular wave couplers, system controllers, directional couplers, software, test systems and a complete line of field monitoring equipment, including three laser powered probes. Product photographs, descriptions and specifications are included for each model.
AR Worldwide RF/Microwave Instrumentation,
Souderton, PA (215) 723-8181,
This 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 features the company’s Johnson“ Type N connectors that meet or exceed the performance requirements of MIL-PRF-39012. All designs are based on 50 Ω system impedance per MIL-STD-348 and operate at frequencies up to 11 GHz minimum. All contacts are plated with 50 micro-inches of gold for good durability and high frequency performance. Applications include: antennas, base stations, cable assemblies, microwave radio, RF and microwave components.
Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions,
Waseca, MN (800) 247-8256,
This Guide summarizes over 450 products including 30 products new to this latest edition. The selection guide organizes the company’s portfolio by product line as well as by market applications including: automotive, broadband, cellular, microwave and mm-wave, test and measurement equipment, fiber optic, military and space. With redesigned sections for connectorized modules, designer’s kits and application circuits, this guide contains over 60 new products released in 2006 that are not included in the 2006 Designer’s Guide Catalog.
Hittite Microwave Corp.,
Chelmsford, MA (978) 250-3343,
This new catalog contains detailed information about the company’s fiber optic cabling systems. Masterline, Smartline, Mobile Cabling Systems and Connecting Systems are introduced as well as cables, connectors and assembly classes. Together with a short introduction about the fiber management system LISA, this catalog provides a clear overview for FTTx-solutions and also for fixed and mobile networks.
Herisau, Switzerland +41 (0)71 353 41 11,
This catalog contains the latest data and information to help a reader review and choose the best technological solution to all rapid prototyping needs: machines, tools, applications, consumables, accessories and software. This new catalog also contains a Technical Guide, a collection of tips and tricks for using LPKF hardware and software to achieve the best results.
LPKF Laser and Electronics AG,
Garbsen, Germany +49 (0) 5131-7095-0,
This 36-page brochure features the company’s line of microwave PIN diodes and modules for small signal/high speed switching, large signal switching/attenuators, limiters and Schottky mixers in a variety of surface-mount and high-rel packages, plus its new line of RF power semiconductors for avionics, radar, microwave, broadband, HF/VHF/UHF communications and high voltage MOSFETs. Includes useful selector guides and case style outlines.
Irvine, CA (949) 221-7100,
This catalog features a sampling of the company’s RF and microwave filters and components that cover the frequency range from 5 Hz to 50 GHz. These high quality designs include surface-mount, waveguide, stripline/microstrip, lumped element and cavity/coaxial topologies. Filter types and accessories include bandpass, bandstop, combiners, couplers, diplexers, high pass, low pass and adapters.
Microwave Filter Co. Inc.,
East Syracuse, NY (800) 448-1666,
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 CD Components Catalog offers a comprehensive display of the company’s standard and custom capabilities. The CD includes product specifications, outline drawings, test data, manufacturing flow diagrams and a wide assortment of technical application notes. The company designs and manufactures state-of-the-art microwave components such as UHF to millimeter-wave low noise and medium power amplifiers, mixers, multipliers, switches, frequency sources, IF signal processing equipment and integrated microwave subsystems. Emphasis is on high performance, custom engineering driven applications.
Hauppauge, NY (631) 436-7400,
This catalog highlights the company’s new amplifier product line that offers low cost, high quality and quick turnaround (“off the shelf” on some products and four weeks from time of order in most cases). These amplifiers are suitable for use in commercial, military, test equipment, prototype and laboratory applications. These new amplifiers broaden the already extensive line of amplifiers from Narda Microwave-West.
Folsom, CA (916) 351-4500,
This new 40-page short form catalog provides the latest in product information and a comprehensive, easy-to-use specifying tool for the company’s high quality relays, switches, photomicrosensors, microsensors and connectors. It also offers key sales contact details and company information. To request a complimentary copy, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Omron Electronic Components LLC,
Schaumburg, IL (847) 882-2288,
The 2007 catalog features a comprehensive suite of RF interference mitigation products including tunable filters, Integrated Cosite Equipment (ICE), low noise amplifiers, cosite power amplifiers and other products that are ideal for solving communication problems caused by various types of RF interference.
West Chester, OH (513) 870-9060,
This catalog features the company’s millimeter-wave products that range from standard catalog components to specialized high performance RF signal generating, amplifying and conditioning components to fully integrated and customized assemblies and subsystems for digital and analog sensor, communications and test applications. These products serve established as well as emerging markets and system applications in the commercial, scientific and defense arenas.
QuinStar Technology Inc.,
Torrance, CA (310) 320-1111,
The solid-state relays selection guide is designed for military, aerospace and COTS applications. The catalog features 74 families in a tabular format designed in an easy to use format to quickly assist engineers in choosing a product. The 20-page digest provides detailed information about the relays, which include AC, DC and bi-directional relays with output ranging from 0.25 to 10 amps. The digest includes parameters such as load voltage, load current, ON-state voltage drop, isolation type and input voltage.
Hawthorne, CA (800) 284-7007,
This catalog features the company’s tantalum nitride thin film technology in ultra-miniature silicon or ceramic-based wire bondable die, offering space savings, precision and reliability. Features include: single chips, center-tapped dual chips, networks and capacitors with multiple pads for wire bonding; resistor chips at 20 mil square; two-resistor networks at 30-mil square with six pads for shortest available wire bonds; tolerances to ±0.1%; and TCR tracking to ±2 ppm/°C and capacitors at 60 mil square with values from 10 to 700 pF.
TT electronics, IRC Advanced Film Division,
Corpus Christi, TX (361) 992-7900,
The Xtreme Product Guide features the company’s Xtreme frequency solutions. Contents include product description tables, application notes and outline drawings for all UMC VCO and synthesizer products. Visit www.vco1.com to order today.
Universal Microwave Corp.,
Tempe, AZ (877) 862-9873,
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