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Learn about all capabilities of Aeroflex IQCreator™ software in this new product brochure. Designed for use with Aeroflex’s digital RF signal generators, including the 3410 and PXI-based 3000 Series, IQCreator enables you to create waveforms that emulate digitally modulated RF and analog baseband I and Q transmission formats. IQCreator is an easy to use, Windows™-based software application that enables a user to set up a modulation scheme and then create an Arbitrary Waveform Generator (ARB) file.
Plainview, NY (800) 835-2350, www.aeroflex.com.
RS No. 310
Agilent’s new “RF and Microwave Switch Selection Guide” provides comprehensive information on the company’s entire portfolio of switches. The guide provides an overview of electromechanical and solid-state switches and switch drivers. Characteristic switch parameters such as switching speed, isolation and insertion loss including typical applications and configuration are provided. To download a free copy, visit www.agilent.com/find/switches.
Santa Clara, CA (800) 829-4444, www.agilent.com.
RS No. 311
AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation’s newest brochure highlights its systems’ capabilities and ARCell Precompliance Test Systems. AR has the capabilities to customize systems to solve your RF and EMC test problems with the power and frequency you need – from 10 kHz to 45 GHz. The ARCell systems are out-of-the-box immunity and emissions test systems that perform precompliance testing to IEC 61000-4-3 requirements as well as other industry specific standards.
AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation,
Souderton, PA (215) 723-8181, www.ar-worldwide.com.
RS No. 312
With 62 pages the new 2008 AtlanTecRF catalog is bigger than ever. It features many new additions to the product ranges, most notably: synthesized local oscillators, a new phase-locked oscillator with internal TCXO reference (APL-04), mixers, terminations, medium power attenuators, filters, PIN switches and cable assemblies. The catalog offers detailed specifications for each product, including dimensional diagrams, etc. It also contains information on the ranges of custom equipment and components.
Braintree, Essex, UK +44 1376 550220, www.atlantecrf.com.
RS No. 313
This 36-page catalog features 175 all-new amplifier products, including lightweight and compact LNAs based on GaAs PHEMT active devices. CTT’s extended product offering includes Gallium Nitride (GaN)-based power amplifiers for wideband jammer applications (25 W from 0.5 to 2.0 GHz), as well as narrowband radar applications (80 W from 8.5 to 9.6 GHz). In addition, several new subsystem offerings have been introduced including a VMEbus-compatible two-channel IF conditioner.
Sunnyvale, CA (408) 541-0596, www.cttinc.com.
RS No. 314
This web site provides a comprehensive, user-friendly selection of the company’s products and functionality to configure and submit quote requests. The site features a parametric search engine and a collection of RF engineer’s applets such as a watts-to-dBm converter, gain calculator and links to contact Empower’s sales team. There is also a mobile-friendly version accessible from devices such as a RIM Blackberry. The mobile site has a product selector, contact information and driving directions from Los Angeles Airport.
Empower RF Systems Inc.,
Inglewood, CA (310) 412-8100, www.empowerrf.com.
RS No. 315
The new 2008 product folder from eubus GmbH combines all detailed data sheets of the RF systems and RF components product portfolio. The RF systems part contains all network attenuator module (NAM) products and the handover and coupling unit (HCU). The RF components part shows all power dividers/combiners, solid-state programmable attenuators, RF switch modules as well as directional couplers.
München, Germany +49 (0) 89 4522 578 11, www.eubus.net.
RS No. 316
This test systems catalog features programmable attenuator assemblies, handover test systems, transceiver test systems, switch assemblies, matrix switches, Ethernet, RS-232 and GPIB command information. To download the catalog or request a printed catalog, visit www.jfwindustries.com.
JFW Industries Inc.,
Indianapolis, IN (317) 887-1340, www.jfwindustries.com.
RS No. 317
K&L Microwave’s new catalog features RF and microwave filter products that are essential for defense electronics and telecommunication systems. Integrated assemblies and a wide assortment of lumped component, cavity, ceramic and suspended substrate filters are among the many types of products included in this 128-page catalog.
RS No. 318
Advanced Measurement Techniques for OFDM- and MIMO-based Radio Systems: Demystifying WLAN and WiMAX Testing gives test engineers a broad range of information on the fast changing wireless communication and RF testing field for a wide array of applications, including spectrum analyzer power averaging, as well as the most challenging testing of the most complex signals, such as OFDM, MIMO and WiMAX. This CD contains useful and informative RF testing resources, including application notes, articles and white papers.
Keithley Instruments Inc.,
Cleveland, OH (440) 248-0400, www.keithley.com.
RS No. 319
The electromechanical relays selection guide has been modified into an easy-to-use guide for engineers to quickly choose a product through a comprehensive part number development tool for each relay family. The new 24-page EMR selection guide features RF, commercial, military, special environment and Teledyne’s Established Reliability relays. Screening levels for the Military and Established Reliability relays are also included.
Thousand Oaks, CA (805) 373-4545, www.teledynerelays.com.
RS No. 320
This brochure provides a brief, descriptive overview of the LMR® family of cables and connectors, including the acclaimed Advantage™ series. The brochure also includes T-RAD® leaky feeder cable for interior coverage solutions, SilverLine™ test cables including SilverLine QMA and SilverLine TuffGrip™ and also TCOM® flexible low-PIM cables. LMR cables are flexible, non-kinking low loss RF transmission line cables that utilize easy-to-install connectors.
Times Microwave Systems,
Wallingford, CT (203) 949-8400, www.timesmicrowave.com.
RS No. 321
Valpey Fisher Corp. specializes in low noise timing solutions. From discrete high precision crystal oscillators to highly integrated low noise timing modules, Valpey Fisher offers a broad array of frequency control products needed in advanced timing applications including wireless and wireline infrastructure, avionics, test and measurement, and military communications. The product catalog is filled with the latest innovative timing and frequency control products. Visit the company’s web site for a digital copy of the catalog. Products include: timing modules, OCXOs, TCXOs, VCXOs, XOs and hi-rel COTS.
Valpey Fisher Corp.,
Hopkinton, MA (800) 982-5737, www.valpeyfisher.com.
RS No. 322
Weinschel Associates, a manufacturer of high-quality broadband RF and microwave products for commercial and military markets both domestic and international, has just released the 2009 edition of its full-line catalog. The company’s goal is to serve you, the customer, with an ever increasing usefulness of product line.
Gaithersburg, MD (301) 963-4630, www.weinschelassociates.com.
RS No. 323
Z-Communications Inc. announced the release of the company’s 2008 product guide. This short form catalog includes a wide variety of surface-mount voltage-controlled oscillator (VCO) and phase-locked loop (PLL) synthesizer modules ranging from 40 MHz to 10 GHz. In addition to high performance parts and specifications, the guide features detailed outline drawings, footprints and test fixtures. Users can download an electronic version of the product guide on-line at www.zcomm.com or contact the company at email@example.com for a hard copy version.
San Diego, CA (858) 621-2700, www.zcomm.com.
RS No. 324
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