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Agilent’s updated Antenna Test Selection Guide now includes the PNA-X measurement receiver that offers a 30 percent faster data acquisition speed than any other antenna receiver on the market. This selection guide helps customers select the hardware necessary to make accurate antenna and radar and cross-section measurements. This guide shows customers how to easily migrate to the PNA-X receiver, understand issues related to antenna equipment selection, and provides insight about interface requirements between components.
Agilent Technologies Inc.,
Santa Clara, CA (800) 829-4444, www.agilent.com.
RS No. 310
AR Systems Brochure
AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation’s newest brochure highlights the company’s 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. 311
Interactive Product Catalog
The Empower RF website 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.
Empower RF Systems Inc.,
Inglewood, CA (310) 412-8100, www.empowerrf.com.
RS No. 312
This 14th edition Designer’s Guide catalog includes 100 new digital, mixed-signal, RF, microwave and millimeter-wave product datasheets, as well as quality/reliability, application and packaging/layout information. Full specifications are provided for 730 products across 20 product lines, including: amplifiers, attenuators, data converters, frequency dividers/detectors, frequency multipliers, high speed digital logic, interface, LIAs, mixers, demodulators/modulators, passives, phase shifters, PLLs, power detectors, sensors, switches, synthesizers, TIAs, VGAs and VCOs/PLOs.
Hittite Microwave Corp.,
Chelmsford, MA (978) 250-3343, www.hittite.com.
RS No. 313
Test and Measurement Solutions
The best measurement set-up is only as good as its weakest link and in order to obtain reliable and reproducible measurement results, particular care must be taken in selecting the right components required for the measurement set-up. Therefore, this catalog highlights the company’s extensive range of high-quality components that are matched to the various needs of test and measurement applications. The order number of the catalog is: No. 84068138.
Herisau, Switzerland +41 71 353 4111, www.hubersuhner.com.
RS No. 314
K & L Microwave’s 128-page catalog can be used as a desktop reference guide that offers details and specifications to help designers and engineers choose products quickly. 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 catalog.
RS No. 318
Test and Measurement Product Guide
Keithley’s 2009 product guide includes information on the company’s latest hardware and software innovations to address challenging test and measurement applications, as well as informative tutorials and selector guides. To request your free copy, visit www.keithley.com/at/556 or call (800) 588-9238.
Keithley Instruments Inc.,
Cleveland, OH (800) 588-9238, www.keithley.com.
RS No. 315
MECA’s latest 104-page catalog (Volume 8) features many new products in the company’s extensive line of RF/microwave components with industry leading performance, including fixed attenuators, directional and hybrid couplers, isolators/circulators, power divider/combiners, RF loads, DC blocks and bias tees and cable and adapters. Also included is an extensive RF glossary, frequency allocation charts, application notes, conversion tables, diagrams and microwave formulas.
MECA Electronics Inc.,
Denville, NJ (973) 625-0661, www.e-meca.com.
RS No. 317
Component CD Catalog
This full-line CD Components Catalog offers a comprehensive display of standard and custom capabilities. The CD includes thousands of pages of product specifications, outline drawings, test data, manufacturing flow diagrams, and a wide assortment of technical application notes. MITEQ 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, fiber optics and integrated microwave subassemblies. Emphasis is on high performance, custom engineering driven applications.
Hauppauge, NY (631) 436-7400, www.miteq.com.
RS No. 319
Tunable RF Filter Catalog
Are you looking for tunable RF bandpass and notch filters? Do you need pre/post-selectors, filter/amplifier cascades or LNAs? In the new 2009 catalog, Pole/Zero offers a complete line of tunable cosite filter products in the 1.5 MHz to 2 GHz range. Call or visit the website to get your copy and solve your tunable filter needs today.
West Chester, OH (513) 870-9060, www.polezero.com.
RS No. 320
RF/Microwave Small Signal & Power Products
This comprehensive 600-page catalog provides full specifications and dimensional information, along with typical plotted performance for over 400 of the company’s standard RF and microwave products. These include power amplifiers, low noise amplifiers, mixers, power dividers/combiners, couplers, switches, filters and many more. In particular, there is a section featuring connector and surface-mount modules that cover the DC to 16 GHz frequency range.
R&K Co. Ltd.,
Fuji-city, Shizuoka, Japan +81 545 31 2600, www.rk-microwave.com.
RS No. 316
Coax Connector Solutions Catalog
The new 156-page RF Connectors Coax Connector Solutions Catalog highlights the company’s line of coaxial connectors, adapters, tools and kits. It is available free of charge. The guide provides product specifications, stripping guidelines and photos for over 1200 coaxial products stocked for shipping. Extensive coverage is given to classic connector lines, such as BNC, TNC, N, UHF, Mini-UHF, SMA, SMB, MCX, MMCX, 7-16 DIN, FME, and those compatible with LMR® cables. Available in print, on CD and the company’s website.
San Diego, CA (858) 549-6340, www.rfindustries.com.
RS No. 321
Material Selection Guide
This 16-page Material Selection Guide features the company’s BISCO® Silicone material. These materials, which are offered in cellular, solid and specialty grades, are used in a wide range of markets, from transportation and communications to electronics and high intensity lighting. Applications include gaskets and seals, high temperature PCB thermal insulation and battery shields, automotive heat shields, and vibration and acoustic mitigation pads. The new BISCO Selection Guide includes product samples and tips for materials selection based on market applications.
Rogers, CT (800) 237-2068, www.rogerscorp.com.
RS No. 322
San-tron Inc., a manufacturer of RF coaxial connectors and cable assemblies, has announced the release of its “RF & Microwave Coaxial Connectors and Cable Assemblies” brochure. The brochure outlines the company’s entire product offering, categorized by connector types. Connector offerings include, but are not limited to, SMA, N, BNC, TNC, HN and 7/16 connectors. Adapters, cable assemblies and custom specialty connectors are also featured. The brochure is now available at www.santron.com.
Ipswich, MA (978) 356-1585, www.santron.com.
RS No. 323
Mobile Handset Brochure
Are you building 3G/W-CDMA, GSM/GPRS/EDGE or CDMA mobile devices? Need an innovative RF solutions partner with high efficiency, high performance products delivered in compact packaging? Download TriQuint’s latest Mobile Handset Brochure at www.triquint.com/prodserv/brochures/handset_brochure.pdf and find RF solutions for datacards and phones ranging from ultra-low cost to data centric.
TriQuint Semiconductor Inc.,
Hillsboro, OR (503) 615-9000, www.triquint.com.
RS No. 324
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