24/26 GHz Portfolio of Silicon ICs for 5G Networks
The 24/26 GHz 5G band is here. Anokiwave’s newest IC family in this band features full RF signal chain functionality that improves performance, reduces cost and provides digital functionality that simplifies the active antenna array design. The AWMF-0165 Tx/Rx Beamformer IC supports dual polarization architectures while adding new and enhanced features to make 3GPP compliant cutting-edge performance even easier while the AWMF-0170 up-/down-converter IC provides frequency conversion functionality and a x4 LO multiplier all integrated into a single IC.
Ultra-Wideband High-Power Solid-State RF Module
COMTECH PST introduces its ultra-wideband high-power solid-state RF module. Comtech’s latest development continues to expand on its proven innovative integrated RF GaN power amplifier designs by further increasing the bandwidth and power density. Consistent with its planned technology development roadmap, Comtech introduces the latest GaN-based 4 to 18 GHz RF amplifier. This design is ideal for use in communication, EW and radar transmitter systems where space, cooling and power are limited. It is ideal for UAV/airborne, ground mobile, surface and shipboard applications.
Manual Coaxial Switches SPDT
Ducommun offers two types of single-pole-double-throw (SPDT) manual coaxial switches for all applications. Current options range from DC to 3 GHz up to 50 W (CW) of power. For additional information regarding Ducommun’s manual coaxial switches, please contact a sales representative.
High-Power Coaxial Filters
Exceed Microwave offers custom designed high-power coaxial filters with very low insertion loss and high frequency selectivity. Their filter model BPF-C-00101 has 0.15 dB insertion loss and handles 5 kW peak power. Exceed Microwave designs and manufactures custom, high performance passive waveguide and coaxial components for defense, space and commercial applications. The company’s engineers work directly with customers to provide immediate response and the optimum solution.
Ultra-High Frequency Waveguide Antennas
Fairview Microwave Inc., an Infinite Electronics brand, has unveiled a new line of waveguide antennas designed to address wireless communication applications covering 40 to 220 GHz bands including test & measurement, R&D, military/aerospace and experimental radar.
Fully-Matched X-Band GaN/SiC RF Power Transistors
Integra Technologies Inc. announces new X-Band power solutions addressing the increasingly challenging needs of the X-Band radar market for higher sensitivity, improved resolution, superior detection and smaller form factor. The IGT1112M90 operates instantaneously over a frequency range of 10.8 to 11.8 GHz, delivers a minimum peak output power of 90 W at 50 V drain bias voltage and 11 dB of gain, achieving 43 percent efficiency.
iPA Series Portable PIM Analyzer
The iPA is the first battery-powered PIM Analyzer versatile enough to support multiple test scenarios, such as testing at the top of the tower, base of tower, rooftop and in-building for DAS systems. The iPA possesses an intuitive user interface that increases carrier efficiency while saving time and provides extensive reporting capabilities and fully configurable frequencies, powers and IM products while delivering one of the most rugged devices available withstanding rough field usage.
Kratos General Microwave
X- & Ku-Band Solid-State Power Amplifiers
Kratos General Microwave’s cutting-edge, field proven SSPAs are designed and built for the harshest environment conditions, including hostile temperatures, shock, vibration, moisture, altitudes and G-forces. The custom and off-the-shelf SSPAs in X- and Ku-Bands, utilize the latest GaN and GaAs technologies and provide high-power density in a compact footprint to meet critical space and weight requirements in high frequencies. All of their SSPAs can be supplied to meet the most stringent environmental requirements.
MECA Electronics Inc.
Right Angle SMA Inner DC Block
MECA has expanded its family of RoHS compliant, DC Blocks to include Right Angle SMA model covering wireless band applications from 0.4 to 3 GHz. Typical VSWR 1.35:1 and 0.3 dB max insertion loss. Models also available in 7/16 DIN, SMA, N, BNC & TNC configurations with RF power ratings to 500 W (2.5 kW peak) and breakdown voltages to 2.5 kV making them ideal for eliminating unwanted DC voltages or surges to tower top amplifiers. Made in U.S. with 36-month warranty.
Micro Lambda Wireless
MLBF-Series Bench Test Filters
The MLBF-Series Bench test filters are ideal for production test sets, laboratory tests and test equipment racks where filtering of microwave signals is essential. These benchtop filter assemblies provide either bandpass or band reject (notch) filter types depending on application. Frequency coverage is dependent on which production filter type is chosen. Frequency coverage for bandpass models range from 500 MHz to 50 GHz while the band reject models cover 350 MHz to 20 GHz.
High-Temp Teflon Cable Assemblies
MilesTek’s Teflon-jacketed cables can be used in applications where extreme external or internal heat sources exist that would melt or damage other cable jacket types. Cable conductors are often the most vulnerable components when it comes to heat related failures and Teflon jackets provide the protection they need. MilesTek now offers 50 Ω Triaxial cables with Teflon jackets that boast an operating temperature range of −55°C to +200°C. These robust assemblies are offered off-the-shelf with multiple connector combinations including TRB jacks, TRB plugs and blunt ends.