Microwave Journal

Catalog Update

July 1, 2009

PNA-X Brochure

Agilent now offers a new 32-page brochure that describes in detail the PNA-X premier-performance microwave network analyzers’ applications, measurement functions, and the latest in calibration technology. The PNA-X provides the widest range of measurement applications in a single connection with breakthrough speed, accuracy, and performance compared to traditional microwave network analyzers. This brochure is available at www.agilent.com/find/pnax.

Agilent Technologies Inc.
Santa Clara, CA
(800) 829-4444

RS No. 310

RF and Microwave Filters Guide

This recently released “How To Specify RF and Microwave Filters” is the first in what will become a series of useful guides for technicians, engineers, installers, and others who use electromagnetic filters to solve interference problems. This guide describes cavity, ceramic, crystal, helical, lumped element (LC) and SAW filters, and illustrates their advantages and disadvantages for specific applications to make the process of filters much easier.

Anatech Electronics Inc.
Garfield, NJ
(973) 772-4242

RS No. 311

AR’s Orange Book of Knowledge

The third edition of AR’s “Orange Book of Knowledge” is now available. The book contains articles and application notes on a wide range of topics and applications including “Custom Pulses Made Easy” to a reference guide for coaxial connectors and cables. Contact your local AR sales associate for a copy.

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation
Souderton, PA
(215) 723-8181

RS No. 320

Cable Assemblies Brochure

Electronic Assembly Manufacturing Inc. (EAM), an RF/microwave coaxial cable assembly supplier, has recently announced the release of its “RF & Microwave Cable Assemblies” brochure. The six-page brochure features an array of products, broken down by cable type. The seven cable types include flexible, hand formable, LMR®, semi-rigid, low loss, RG and corrugated. Typical VSWR is included.

Electronic Assembly Manufacturing Inc.
Methuen, MA
(978) 374-6840

RS No. 312

RF Amplifiers Catalog

Empower presents its updated Products and Capabilities Guide. This brochure is a comprehensive overview of the company’s capabilities and a listing of its most popular amplifier products. With products that cover from 150 kHz to 6 GHz and an extensive library of building block designs, there is an array of catalog standard and semi-custom solutions available to consider. This brochure will be especially useful for buyers, sales reps and engineers.

Empower RF Systems Inc.
Inglewood, CA
(310) 412-8100

RS No. 322

Hybrid Capacitors Catalog

This catalog features the company’s Hybrid® Capacitors that have been specified in numerous systems throughout the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. Hermetically sealed, tantalum hybrid capacitors have more than 4× the energy density of other military-style capacitors. These capacitors are found in laser targeting, communications modules, controls, cockpit displays, phased-array radars, fire control systems and elsewhere on many advanced commercial and military aircraft.

Evans Capacitor Co.
East Providence, RI
(401) 435-3555

RS No. 323

New Literature

The June 2009 Off-the-Shelf newsletter showcases 27 new product releases and includes several feature articles describing the new HMC-T2100 Signal Generator, Fractional-N PLL Synthesizer ICs and industry leading single and dual channel Power Detector ICs. The June 2009 Product Selection Guide summarizes over 750 items including 34 new products, while an expanded Frequency Generation section features Fractional-N and Integer-N PLL ICs operating to Ku Band.

Hittite Microwave Corp.
Chelmsford, MA
(978) 250-3343

RS No. 313

Easy WiMAX Signal Creation and Analysis

Keithley’s CD, “Advanced Measurement Techniques for OFDM- and MIMO-based Radio Systems: Demystifying WLAN and WiMAX Testing,” includes a comprehensive set of RF measurement notes, an RF glossary and useful tables, as well as capsule descriptions of selected products designed for RF and DC testing. Request your free copy at www.keithley.com/at/557.

Keithley Instruments Inc.
Cleveland, OH
(800) 588-9238

RS No. 314

Synthesizer Catalog

Let the Mini-Circuits design team create a custom frequency synthesizer tailored to your requirements. The Mini-Circuits’ team will review your requirements and, following technical discussions between your engineers and Mini-Circuits designers, will work closely with you to create final specifications that meet or exceed your requirements. To ensure high yields, they will factor in component tolerances and even variations in manufacturing processes. You will have full access to performance data from sample units, and can even evaluate sample units in your system to ensure that final production units fulfill your performance requirements.

Brooklyn, NY
(718) 934-4500

RS No. 316

Selection Guide

This 16-page Material Selection Guide highlights Rogers’ BISCO® Silicone materials, which are offered in cellular, solid and specialty grades. These materials are used in a wide range of markets, from transportation and communications to electronics and high intensity lighting. The new BISCO Selection Guide includes product samples and tips for materials selection based on market applications.

Rogers Corp.
Rogers, CT
(800) 935-2940

RS No. 318

Wireless Products Catalog

Times Microwave Systems announced the availability of the new 2009/2010 14th edition of the LMR® Wireless Products Catalog. The new catalog includes the entire range of LMR® cables including LMR-DB, LMR-FR, LMR-Ultraflex, LMR-LLPL and LMR-75 as well as TCOM® (low PIM cable), FBT® low loss, high power cables and T-RADTM leaky feeder cables. Also included in this latest edition are a new LMR Installer Training Program, the new Intra-FlexTM in-the-box interconnect cable, updates on the LMR Bundled Cable and SilverLine product lines as well as new connectors, tools and installation accessories.

Times Microwave Systems
Wallingford, CT
(203) 949-8400

RS No. 319

Product Guide

Z-Communications Inc. announced the release of the company’s 2009 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. A complete listing of all available parts and specifications can be found on the company’s website. Users can also download an electronic version of the product guide online at www.zcomm.com or contact the company at sales@zcomm.com for a hard copy version.

Z-Communications Inc
San Diego, CA
(858) 621-2700

RS No. 321