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The revised military brochure from AR Modular RF features a family of booster amplifiers for tactical military radios that covers 30 to 512 MHz and 12 to 40 W. The family features several versions including manpack or vehicular mounted, manual or automatic band switching and a SINCGARS 30 to 88 MHz only version.
AR Modular RF
Bothell, WA (425) 485-9000
RS No. 318
This 36-page catalog includes 175 all-new amplifier products. Products include a new line of low noise solid-state amplifiers for applications in narrowband and wideband frequencies through 20 GHz. These new lightweight and compact LNAs are based on GaAs PHEMT active devices with input and output impedance matching and are available with or without SMA connectors. Catalog listings include: low noise amplifiers, high and medium power amplifiers, commercial power amplifiers and custom engineered options.
Sunnyvale, CA (408) 541-0596
RS No. 336
This catalog details the company’s capabilities in the design and manufacture of RF microwave connectors and cable assemblies. The company is a provider of high quality, standard and special RF and microwave connectors, adapters, blindmate interconnecting components and cable assemblies for use in military applications and commercial microwave, RF and wireless industry components. Information of quote requests, ordering information and product warranty are also provided.
Haverhill, MA (978) 469-0555
RS No. 319
This new short form catalog features a sampling of the company’s RF and microwave filter products to 40 GHz utilized in military, commercial and wireless applications. The catalog also highlights some of the company’s diverse filter design and manufacturing capabilities.
Eastern Wireless TeleComm Inc.
Salisbury, MD (410) 749-3800
RS No. 320
This catalog features the company’s Johnson® line of stainless steel SMA connectors that meet or exceed the performance requirements of MIL-PRF-39012. All designs are based on a 50 Ω system impedance per MIL-STD-348 and operate at frequencies up to 26.5 GHz minimum. All contacts are plated with 50 micro-inches of gold for good durability and high frequency performance. Applications include: antennas, base stations, cellular radio, RF and microwave components, radar, SATCOM and aircraft.
Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions
Johnson Div., Waseca, MN (800) 247-8256
RS No. 321
This catalog highlights the company’s capabilities in the design, development and manufacture of high power solid-state amplifiers in both modular and rack mount system configurations for the military, aerospace and industrial marketplace worldwide. Frequencies range from 10 kHz to 18 GHz, with output power levels from 1 W to multi kilowatts. Empower’s ISO9001:2000 Quality Assurance Program assures consistent performance with the highest reliability.
Empower RF Systems
Inglewood, CA (310) 412-8100
RS No. 337
The 2007 short form catalog highlights the company’s latest products and product upgrades offered in 2007. EM Research designs and manufactures high performance frequency sources for hi-rel and military applications. The company specializes in surface-mount and modular phase-locked oscillators and synthesizers from 4 MHz to 18 GHz.
EM Research Inc.
Reno, NV (775) 345-2411
RS No. 322
The new HUBER+SUHNER coaxial connectors general catalog 2007/2008 is available now and replaces the 2003/2004 edition. The actual edition displays more than 400 pages of the company’s connector series. With its technical information and glossary, a reference to the RF connector guide is made. The catalog is now also available in German.
Herisau, Switzerland +41 71 353 4111
RS No. 323
As homeland security and defense systems become more advanced, K&L Microwave offers a broad range of RF and microwave filter products for defense electronics and telecommunications. Integrated assemblies and a wide assortment of lumped component, cavity, ceramic and suspended substrate filters are among the many types of products featured in this 123-page catalog.
RS No. 324
This brochure offers detailed specifications on a wide variety of microwave power modules currently available for military and commercial applications. The newest offering is the M1270 capable of delivering up to 1 kW of X-band pulse power for airborne radar applications in a high density 11" x 6" x 2" package that weighs in at less than nine pounds. L-3 EDD now offers a full range of MPM products from S-, X-, Ku- and Ka-band to enable lightweight, high performance communication and radar systems.
L-3 Electron Devices
San Carlos, CA (650) 591-8411
RS No. 325
This catalog CD-ROM features the company’s cast components and other passive waveguide products. The CD also highlights the company’s commitment to total control for perfection, engineering capabilities, quality manufacturing capabilities and guaranteed reliability.
Microwave Development Laboratories (MDL)
Needham Heights, MA (800) 383-8057
RS No. 326
MILMEGA is a leading specialist in the design and manufacture of high power, solid-state, wideband microwave amplifiers. Developed around a unique upgradeable topology, allowing upgrades in both power and frequency, microwave amplifiers are backed with a fully expensed five-year warranty. The latest innovation from MILMEGA sees the launch of the 200 MHz to 1 GHz silicon carbide RF range of amplifiers.
Ryde, Isle of Wight, UK +44 (0) 1983 618004
RS No. 327
The 2007 IF/RF Microwave Signal Processing Components Guide is available for free from Mini-Circuits. The 144-page catalog offers the RF/microwave industry’s most comprehensive listings of RF, IF and microwave components with essential performance specifications for each product. In addition to the extensive component data, the catalog also provides a listing of Mini-Circuits’ patents and the product model numbers to which they apply.
Brooklyn, NY (718) 934-4500
RS No. 328
L-3 Communications Narda Microwave-West designs and manufactures active and passive products for the military, space (requiring high reliability), commercial and service provider markets. Narda West’s active product offering includes amplifiers, channel and linearized channel amplifiers, multipliers and multifunction assemblies. Passive products include filters, diplexers/multiplexers, circulators/isolators, space power dividers/combiners and multifunction assemblies.
Folsom, CA (916) 351-4500
RS No. 329
In addition to the company’s standard low noise, low cost amplifiers, this new short form catalog details the company’s new line of PET-VI Configurable System Platforms. Also listed in this catalog is its full line of Portable Test Bench amplifiers and System Grade Rack Mount amplifiers. Custom platforms, racks and assemblies are available.
Planar Electronics Technology
Frederick, MD (301) 662-5019
RS No. 330
This catalog features the company’s full line of RF and microwave filter products. The catalog highlights high reliability filters, multiplexers and switched filter banks that cover DC to 50 GHz and are tailored to meet the military market. To request a complimentary copy, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gaithersburg, MD (301) 519-3660
RS No. 331
This brochure features the company’s solutions for integrated communications systems. Any organization tasked with protecting its country or company—as well as the people and goods entrusted to it—from threats has clear structures of responsibility. This includes a reliable, secure communications network that makes the effective command and control of all participating forces possible. Rohde & Schwarz offers military, governmental and civil forces the right solutions that have been customized for these tasks.
Rohde & Schwarz GmbH and Co. KG
Munich, Germany +49 89 4129 0
RS No. 338
Sirenza Microdevices’ new 2007 Aerospace, Defense and Homeland Security product selection guide features a variety of solutions ranging from wideband and high level mixers to hybrid VCOs, power dividers and wideband transformers. Custom and COTS solutions are available.
Broomfield, CO (303) 327-3030
RS No. 332
Push-on connectors are mating with regular connectors of the same series, SMA, N, TNC and 7/16. Eliminating time consuming tightening, torqueing and loosening of regular connectors, Spectrum E.T. developed push-on connectors and adapters. Push-on male connectors do not use threaded coupling nuts, sliding directly onto any female connector of the same series, allowing quick and easy connection and disconnection, guaranteeing repeatable performance.
Spectrum Elektrotechnik GmbH
Munich, Germany +49-89-3548-040
RS No. 333
This new data sheet features the company’s Maximizer™ line of high performance semi-rigid cable products, available as custom assemblies, straight lengths, or coils. Options include phase stable, low loss Maximizer Gold products and low loss, RG replacement Maximizer Silver products. The data sheet includes mechanical and electrical product specifications; IL, Phase vs. Temp and Power Handling graphs; and design considerations.
Woodridge, IL (630) 754-3300
RS No. 334
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