Microwave Journal

New Literature

June 1, 1997



Wireless Component Brochure

This four-page brochure lists several manufacturers’ available stock of RF/microwave connectors and wireless components, including switches, mixers, power dividers, directional couplers, GaAs MESFETs, duplexers, inductors, attenuators, DC blocks and phase trimmers.

East Coast Microwave Distributors Inc., Stoneham, MA (800) 786-2576.

Probe Brochure

This six-page probe brochure describes the company’s line of Air Coplanar wafer probes, including the technology behind the series, and features and benefits. The probes featured include waveguide, impedance matching, dual tip and quadrant, and the models ACP40, ACP50, ACP65, ACP75 and 110 GHz versions.

Cascade Microtech Inc., Beaverton, OR (503) 626-9231.

Microwave and mm-wave Frequency Counter Brochure

This eight-page brochure details the company’s line of microwave/mm-wave frequency counters, including the models EIP25B, EIP28B, EIP545B, EIP548B, EIP575B and EIP578B. Diagrams and photographs are included.

EIP Microwave Inc., Milpitas, CA (800) 232-3471 or (408) 945-1477.

Bumping Service Design Guide

This bumping service design guide for designing flip-chip ICs addresses wafer requirements, minimum pitch capabilities, bump metallurgy, available solder alloys, IC design considerations, mask data requirements and development directions.

Flip Chip Technologies (FCT), Phoenix, AZ (602) 431-6020.

Chip Resistor and Attenuator Literature

This literature describes the company’s line of chip resistors and attenuators for solder, wirebonding and epoxy attachment and includes specifications for surface-mount microwave 26 GHz resistors and thin-film attenuators. Sizes range from 0.03" ¥ 0.02" to 0.36" ¥ 0.14". Resistance values range from 0.022 W to 2000 GW.

International Manufacturing Services Inc. (IMS), Portsmouth, RI (401) 683-9700.

Product Information Brochure

This brochure outlines the company’s microwave test fixtures, personal probe stations and test accessories for analytical testing. Product information is provided on ceramic adapter and microwave calibration substrates for testing semiconductors and microstrip circuits with coplanar microwave probes.

J microTechnology, Portland, OR (503) 614-9509.

Electronic Designer’s Guide

This guide (Publication EC101-D) was developed to assist designers in making proper circuit-protection decisions for electronics applications. Circuit-protection products are described. I2T value updates are provided for several fuse products.

Littelfuse Inc., Des Plaines, IL (847) 824-0400.

Alumina Substrate Brochure

This eight-page brochure lists the company’s main alumina substrate products, including hybrid ICs; variable, network and chip resistors; and chip arrays. The Al2O3 substrate production process, properties and specifications are described.

Leatec Fine Ceramics Co./Nearson Marketing Group Inc., Springfield, VA (703) 913-5552.

Low Profile Digital Exciter Brochure

This four-page brochure describes the company’s low profile digital video exciters available in several bands, including 14 to 14.5 GHz (model DVE-14), 5.85 to 6.425 GHz (model DVE-6), 70 MHz (model DVE-70), 17.3 to 17.8 GHz (model DVE-17) and 950 to 1525 MHz (model DVE-L). Product photographs and specifications are included.

LNR Communications Inc., Hauppauge, NY (516) 273-7111.

Antenna System and Accessory Brochure

This six-page brochure overviews the company’s COMET™ multiband antenna systems, including base and repeater, and mobile versions; and mono-, dual- and triband accessories, including duplexers, triplexers, and mounts and coax assemblies.

NCG Companies, Anaheim, CA (714) 630-4541.

Passive Intermodulation Distortion Analyzer Brochure

This four-page brochure details the company’s 00 and 50 series passive intermodulation distortion analyzers. Applications during design and production phases at the base station and in field testing are described.

Summitek Instruments Inc., Lansdale, PA (215) 631-9121.

Magnetic Material Catalog

This magnetic material catalog overviews garnets (including calcium-vanadium), ferrites and dielectrics. Technical briefs are included, providing a basic introduction to the properties and uses of microwave ferromagnetic materials properties.

Trans-Tech, a subsidiary of Alpha Industries,Adamstown, MD (800) 290-7200, ext. 903.

Capacitor Product Brochure

This six-page brochure contains information on capacitor products for power, high frequency and high pulse applications. An application-specific capacitor product selector guide detailing type, capacitance and temperature range is provided.

Electrocube Inc., Monrovia, CA (818) 301-0122.