Company Profile

Contact Information

Phone: (718) 934-4500
Fax: (718) 332-4661

Location

Mini-Circuits
P.O Box 350166
Brooklyn NY 11235-0003
United States
A global leader in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of RF, IF, and microwave components covering DC to 20 GHz for commercial, industrial, and military applications. Rapid response, innovative design, demanding quality standards, fast turnaround, value pricing, on-time delivery, and top notch customer service have helped make Mini-Circuits® an industry leader.

Articles

Mini-Circuits presents portfolio of products for DOCSIS® 3.1 systems and equipment

Mini-Circuits is pleased to present the industry’s widest selection of products specially designed and specified for DOCSIS 3.1 compliant systems and equipment. Their catalog for these applications features over 60 off-the-shelf models from passive devices such as transformers, splitter/combiners, couplers and diplexers to active components including amplifiers, switches, equalizers and more.


Read More

Mini-Circuits receives 2013 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon

 For the fifth consecutive year, Raytheon has presented Mini-Circuits with the 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award at its annual supplier conference.  The award recognizes top supplier performance based on overall quality and on-time delivery throughout the year.  Mini-Circuits proudly accepts this honor as a significant achievement in our commitment to meeting customer needs with the highest standards of quality. 


Read More

Mini-Circuits to sponsor IEEE COMCAS 2013

Mini-Circuits is pleased to contribute to the 2013 IEEE Conference on Microwaves, Communications, Antennas, and Electronic Systems(COMCAS) as a platinum sponsor. Representatives from Mini-Circuits and MCDI, Mini-Circuits’ new distributor in Israel, will be exhibiting at Booth 31 with a showcase of its rapidly growing line of portable test equipment and other selected new products.


Read More

Ultra High IP3 Amplifier Module

The HXG-242+ (RoHS compliant) is an advanced amplifier module combining high dynamic range MMIC technology with integrated optimization circuits to provide industry-leading linearity over the optimized frequency range of 700 to 2400 MHz. It is packaged in a Mini-Circuits System-in-Package (MSiP) module (6.4 × 6.4 × 2.4 mm) using...
Read More

Mini-Circuits Touts New Frequency Mixer

Mini-Circuits introduces model SYM-63LH+, an ultra broadband double balanced mixer that utilizes core and wire transformers and a diode quad in a ring configuration. The transformers are designed to provide ultra wide bandwidth using simulation software together with Mini-Circuits proprietary transformer technology. These mixers provide an IF response from...
Read More

Products

Surface-Mount Bi-Directional Coupler: BDCH-35-272

Mini-Circuits has expanded the company’s offering of surface-mount couplers with a series of stripline-based models providing extremely high power handling in a miniature, low-profile printed laminate form factor. Model BDCH-35-272 is a bi-directional coupler which achieves 150 W RF power handling for applications from 700 to 2700 MHz including DAS, transmission signal monitoring, antenna reflection monitoring and more.


Read More

Ultra-Wideband Power Splitter/Combiner: ZX10-2-1252+

FL227Mini-Circuits’ ZX10-2-1252+ is a coaxial, ultra-wideband 2-way 0˚ splitter/combiner providing RF input power handling up to 1.85 W as a splitter and 0.7 dB insertion loss for an extremely wide range of  applications from 1800 to 12500 MHz. Its outstanding combination of low loss and low unbalance make this model an excellent choice for distributing signals in systems where efficient transmission of signal power is needed.


Read More

Monolithic Amplifier: LVA-123+

DQ849LVA-123+ (RoHS compliant) is an advanced ultra-wideband amplifier fabricated using GaAs HBT technol­ogy and offers excellent gain flatness over a broad frequency range. In addition, the LVA-123+ has good input and output return loss over this frequency range without the need for external matching components. Lead finish is tin-silver over nickel. It has repeatable performance from lot to lot and is enclosed in a 3 x 3 mm 8-lead package for very good thermal performance.


Read More

Ultra High Dynamic Range Monolithic Amplifier: PHA-1H+

DF782_PHA-1H+_FINALPHA-1H+ (RoHS compliant) is an advanced wideband amplifier fabricated using E-PHEMT technology and offers extremely high dynamic range over a broad frequency range and with low noise figure. In addition, the PHA-1H+, unlike competitive models, has good input and output return loss over a broad frequency range without the need for external matching components and has demonstrated excellent reliability.


Read More

Frequency Multiplier: CY2-143+

DG1847Mini-Circuits’ CY2-143+ is an ultra-wideband MMIC frequency doubler, converting input frequencies from 2 to 7 GHz into output frequencies from 4 to 14 GHz. Its wide output range makes this model suitable for broadband systems as well as a wide variety of narrowband applications. Utilizing GaAs HBT technology, the multiplier comes housed in a tiny 4 x 4 x 1  mm MCLP package and offers excellent repeatability, low inductance, good thermal efficiency, and low cost.


Read More

Integrated Frequency Counter & Power Meter: FCPM-6000RC

JL2029Mini-Circuits’ FCPM-6000RC integrated frequency counter & power meter is a pocket-sized (5.00 x 2.66 x 1.36”) precision test device controlled via USB or Ethernet (HTTP and Telnet protocols) or operated as standalone test instrument. It simplifies test setups by enabling synchronized frequency and power measurements from a single device. The unit features an LCD display allowing convenient readings directly off the measurement head.


Read More

Wideband 8-Way 0° Splitter/Combiner: ZN8PD-362HP+

ZN9PD --- AW257-1Mini-Circuits’ ZN8PD-362HP+ provides up to 100 W power handling as a splitter with just 1 dB typical insertion loss, supporting a wide range of high-power signal distribution applications from 600 to 3600 MHz. This model provides 23 dB isolation, 0.35 dB amplitude unbalance and 4° phase unbalance.  It also achieves good VSWR of 1.15:1 (ports 1-8) and is capable of passing up to 1.2A DC current (150 mA each port) from input to output.


Read More

4 Way Power Divider: ZFRSC-4-842+

JJJ245_CLEARMini Circuits ZFRSC-4-842+ is a 4 way power divider that operates from DC to 8.4 GHz. It handles up to 0.16 W of input power and has an amplitude unbalance of 0.3 dB, a VSWR of 1.15:1. It is available in a rugged connectorized case with SMA connectors. The ZFRSC-4-842+ is ideal for use in the laboratory and for test and measurement applications.


Read More

High Power, 1W Monolithic Amplifier: GVA-91+

DF782_gvaMini-Circuits GVA-91+ (RoHS compliant) is an advanced wideband amplifier fabricated using GaAs HBT technology, offering high gain and excellent power output with excellent power added efficiency in application bands. Lead finish is tin-silver over nickel. It has repeatable performance from lot to lot. Features include high power, 29.5 dBm typ. at 920 MHz, high gain, 20.4 dB typ. and high power added efficiency.


Read More

Coaxial 6 to 18 GHz Microwave Amplifier: ZX60-183A+

ZX60-183A+

The ZX60-183A+ two-stage amplifier provides 28 dB gain in a very small package, only 0.75" x 0.74" x 0.46" high. Internal compensating circuitry provides a consistent, very flat response over the full bandwidth. Designed for 50 Ω SMA coax systems, the gold-plated package uses convenient 5 V DC power, and has a nickel-plated brass cover and unibody construction for rugged use.


Read More

Monolithic Amplifier: AVM-273HP+

AVM-273HP+Mini-Circuits AVM-273HP+ is a three-stage balanced, wideband monolithic amplifier delivering up to 0.5 W power and operating over 13 to 26.5 GHz. It is designed using PHEMT technology and is unconditionally stable. Its outstanding isolation enables it to be used as a wideband isolation amplifier or buffer amplifier in a variety of microwave systems.


Read More

Frequency Mixers

DZ1650Mini-Circuits MAC mixers employ a unique new design and a highly repeatable, tightly controlled, automated process that delivers industry-leading reliability at a remarkably affordable price. Schottky diode quads meeting our strict specifications are bonded to a multilayer integrated LTCC substrate, and then hermetically sealed under a controlled atmosphere with gold-plated covers and eutectic AuSn solder.


Read More

High Linearity MMIC Amplifier

DL1721Mini-Circuits CMA-545+ is a E-PHEMT based ultra-low noise MMIC amplifier operating from 50 MHz to 6 GHz with a unique combination of low noise and high IP3 making this amplifier ideal for sensitive receiver applications. This design operates on a single 3 V supply and is internally matched to 50 Ohms.


Read More

Oscillator: MOS-868-119+

MOS-868-119Mini-Circuits announces updates on an oscillator that was recently released. The MOS-868-119+ is a voltage controlled oscillator that is designed to operate from 805 to 868 MHz. For the rugged TV broadcast environment, this oscillator provides a small, shielded package to help keep out unwanted signals.


Read More

Oscillator: ZX95-2600-S+

ZX95-2600-S+Mini-Circuits announces current updates on a recently released oscillator. The ZX95-2600-S+ is a voltage controlled oscillator that is designed to operate from 1650 to 2600 MHz for Cable TV applications. It is built using Mini-Circuits' proven unibody construction which integrates the RF connectors with the case body to shield against unwanted signals and noise.


Read More

MCA1

Mini-Circuits has introduced MCA1, a series of very broadband, highly reliable low temperature cofired ceramic (LTCC) frequency mixers.
Read More

VLF-SERIES filters

Using a 7-section low pass filter design, the VLF-SERIES filters provide excellent passband matching (typical VSWR is 1.2), an ultra-wide stopband, and a sharp transition band.
Read More

NEW! VHF-SERIES

Using a 7-section high pass filter design, the VHF-SERIES filters provide excellent passband matching (typical VSWR is 1.5), flat passband response, and a sharp transition band.
Read More

High Power Fixed Attenuator

As seen in the June 2006 issue of Microwave Journal. The model BW-40N100W is a 50 Ω, 40 dB, 100 W fixed attenuator that is excellent for testing high power components used in communication systems.
Read More

SPDT Absorptive Switches

As seen in the May 2006 issue of Microwave Journal. Models HSWA2-30DR+ are SPDT absorptive switches with an internal CMOS control driver that delivers performance by providing high isolation, low insertion loss and high input IP3 over the entire DC to 3000 MHz band.
Read More

50 ohm Termination

MC0604mwj_05_24smallThe model ANNE-50X is a 50 ohm termination that offers wide band coverage of DC to 20 GHz. It features a return loss of 40 dB typical up to 4 GHz and 30 dB typical at 10 to 20 GHz. The ANNE-50X offers rugged construction and operates at –55° to 100° C.


Read More

MMIC Amplifiers

As seen in the March 2006 issue of Microwave Journal. This family of “Lee” MMIC amplifiers is highly reliable, extremely broadband and low in cost.
Read More

Low Pass Filters

MC0602m05_10The LFTC series of low pass filters operate in a frequency range from DC to 5400 MHz. The filters can handle more than 10 W and cover cut-off frequencies up to 6 GHz. This series is ideal for applications dealing with rejection of harmonics, intermods and avoiding unwanted signals from creeping into the system.


Read More

Flexible Cables

As seen in the January 2006 issue of Microwave Journal. The CBL series of rugged, triple-shielded flexible cables is ideal for laboratory and in-field measurement applications requiring low insertion loss from DC to 18 GHz.
Read More

Broadband Fixed Attenuators, DC to 6GHz

Mini-Circuitsattenuator1smallMini-Circuits VAT, HAT, and UNAT fixed attenuators provide precision performance at economical prices. Covering from DC up to 6 GHz and available with attenuation values from 1 to 30 dB, the rugged attenuators feature innovative unibody construction for outstanding reliability. These low-cost fixed attenuators offer the low VSWR, outstanding attenuation flatness, and repeatability that make them ideal for a wide range of laboratory and production applications.


Read More

Fixed Frequency Synthesizers

RS-263_100For applications requiring a highly stable single frequency, Mini-Circuits’ engineering team can customize a low noise synthesized source for any frequency from 56 to 6010 MHz. Fixed-frequency synthesizers feature low phase noise with spurious performance of -90 dBc or better. They operate with low power consumption and are supplied in compact surface-mount or connectorized packages.


Read More

RLM-33+ Limiter

• Wide Frequency range 30 to 3000 MHz • Excellent limiting beyond +12 dBm input power • Very quick recovery time, 10 nsec • Low insertion loss, 0.23 dB
Read More

ZFSWA2-63DR+ Switch

Absorptive SPDT Solid State RF Switch Features: • Wide bandwidth 0.5-6.0GHz, • Very high isolation, 65 dB at 1GHz, • Very fast switching, 35 ns, • Rugged case with internal hermetically sealed ceramic semiconductor module.
Read More

ZHL-30W-262+ High Power Amplifier

ZHL-30W-262AmpZHL-30W-262+ is a ruggedized High Power Amplifier delivering 30W signals covering the 2400 MHz ISM, WLAN and S-Band radar bands. This amplifier supports a variety of applications from communication, radar to critical test and measurement systems and includes over-temperature self-protect and alarming circuits.


Read More

Events

Webinars

Accelerating Custom Test Solutions

9/9/14

Mini-Circuits
Technical Education Webinar Series

Read More

Webinars

Mixers & Frequency Conversion

5/12/15


RF/Microwave Training Webinar Series

Read More

Webinars

VCO Fundamentals

10/13/15

Mini-Circuits
Technical Education Webinar Series

Read More

Webinars

Passive Components: Dividers, Couplers, Combiners

11/17/15

Mini-Circuits
RF/Microwave Training Webinar Series

Read More

Downloads

Understanding VCO Concepts

This application note looks at VCO fundamentals, for typical oscillator designs through tuning sensitivity characteristics. Examples of a Colpitts and Clapp circuit are presented.

Download

Biasing Constant Current MMICs

The Mini-Circuits family of microwave monolithic integrated circuit (MMIC) Darlington amplifiers offers the RF designer multi-stage performance in packages that look like a discrete transistor.

Download

New Low-Profile Hermetic LTCC Mixer Series Raises the Bar for Reliability, Performance, and Price

A new family of ultra-reliable mixers, developed by Mini-Circuits, combines low-temperature cofired ceramic (LTCC) circuitry and specially selected semiconductor dice in a hermetically sealed case at 1/10th the price of comparable products on the market. Fully automated, tightly-controlled, and highly repeatable processes ensure excellent performance at temperatures up to 125 degrees C.

Download

RFQ

Back to Listings