RF & Microwave Connectors

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Learn about the Pressurized Connector that Saved the London Underground and other High Performance Coaxial Solutions at European Microwave Week

October 4, 2016

Ipswich, MA – San-tron, a designer and manufacturer of RF coaxial connectors and cable assemblies, will be discussing their latest innovations at European Microwave Week in London, UK October 4-6th in stand #67. The pSeries™ family of pressurized cable assemblies is highlighted in San-tron’s latest case study: London Underground Keeps Trains Moving (and Communications Clear). The case... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Amphenol RF Offers 4.3/10 Connector Series with Excellent, Low PIM Performance

September 7, 2016

Amphenol RF’s 4.3-10 connector series offers excellent, low PIM performance in a smaller, lighter design Danbury, CT - Amphenol RF is pleased to offer a full range of 4.3-10 connectors and adapters, which are engineered for the wireless market and are ideal for applications requiring low passive intermodulation, or PIM. 4.3-10 connectors offer the same, robust design as 7/16 connectors... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Waveguide Bends operate up to 90 GHz across 12 frequency bands.

July 22, 2016

Operating across C to W bands, waveguide bends do not degrade transmission signal in waveguide systems where signal is required to turn or bend 90°. E- and H-plane configurations are available constructed of gold-plated, oxygen-free hard copper, or painted copper alloy (depending on the model). Along with VSWR as low as 1.08:1, these 30 unique models come in sizes from WR-137 (5.85 GHz) to WR-12 (90 GHz) and are also offered with UG-style flange per military standard or CPR-style flange. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Waveguide Transitions operate up to 110 GHz across 14 bands.

July 14, 2016

Operating from 5.85–110 GHz across 14 frequency bands, Waveguide to Waveguide Transitions are used in high power wireless applications such as instrumentation, test benches, SATCOM, MILCOM, radar, and telecom where signal strength and integrity are critical. Units provide smooth transition between different waveguide sizes with VSWR as low as 1.08:1. Constructed of gold plated or painted brass, transitions come with UG-style square and round flanges, CPRG-style flanges, or UBR-style flanges. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low PIM 4.3-10 Adapters support mobile communications.

April 8, 2016

Designed to meet IEC 61169-54 standard, 4.3-10 Connectors are IP68-rated and will support up to 500 W at 2 GHz. Return loss and PIM performance is independent of torque applied and cable can be flexed with little detrimental effect. In base stations, 4.3-10 interface is used in remote radio heads, jumpers, and antennas. Where RF signals must be terminated, combined or split in multiband, multi operator DAS applications, 4.3-10 meets exacting electrical and RF performance requirements. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ultra Broadband Chip Termination suits microwave applications.

March 29, 2016

Measuring 1.016 x 1.016 mm, Model TV0404FA-50R0JN-91 features typical return loss of 18.5 dB or better over DC to 60 GHz bandwidth. Chip is constructed of thick film on alumina with wire-bondable input pad and epoxy or solderable ground. Rated at 250 mW on 100°C mounting surface temperature, RoHS/REACH compliant device features 50 Ω resistor element and 1.27:1 max VSWR, making it suited for wireless point-to-point backhaul applications.  Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Termination (500 W) has DC to 4.5 GHz bandwidth range.

January 6, 2016

Occupying 1.25 x 1.00 in. footprint, flange mount T50R0-500-15X dissipates 500 W with return loss of 20 dB or better return loss from DC to 2.5 GHz and 17 dB to 4.5 GHz. This RoHS-compliant thick film on Beryllium Oxide (BeO) termination, which has internally matched circuit architecture, features silver-plated copper flange and input tab. Along with 500W power rating, features include stable 50 Ω resistor element and 1.33:1 max VSWR. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Spring Contact Connectors reduce size and weight of PCB designs.

November 16, 2015

Spring Contact Connectors includes extended C and Positive Stop models in 9 different heights (from 4.5 mm down to 1.1 mm above board level) that reduce size, weight, and profile of PCB designs. Available in different widths to offer choice of spring contact forces, these interconnects maintain positive force against mating surface and are tolerant to mating misalignment. Positive stop prevents damage caused by over compression, and contact anti hook up feature is also standard. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RF Termination incorporates 50 ohm resistor element.

November 4, 2015

Featuring overall footprint of 2.25 x 1.25 in., flange-mount Model T50R0-1750-1X dissipates 1,750 W with return loss of 20 dB or better over DC to 1 GHz bandwidth. Thick film on Beryllium Oxide termination has silver-plated copper flange and input tabs. RoHS-compliant device is suited for critical applications, including mobile radio base stations, broadcast, and phased-array radar. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RF Coaxial Connectors operate with low loss cables.

November 2, 2015

Optimized for use with Low Loss 195 and Low Loss 240 coaxial cable, SMA and N-Type Connectors are matched to 50 Ω impedance, allowing for maximum signal transfer. Units come in straight jack, bulkhead jack, right angle plug, and straight plug configurations. Crimp outer attachment, using standard hex crimp sizes, allows for quick and secure connections. Applications include telecommunication networks, antennas, wireless systems, and broadband communications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Multiport Coaxial Connectors feature 6 GHz, 50 ohm contacts.

October 7, 2015

Suitable for RG178 cables, Datamate Multiport Coaxial Connectors are available with 2, 4, 6, or 8 contacts and are suited for hi-reliability applications. Units are designed with single body molding to resist extremes of shock, vibration, and temperature in challenging environments. Equipped with hexagonal slotted jackscrews for secure fixing to PCB, ganged connectors come in vertical and horizontal orientation styles for PCB thicknesses of 3.5 mm and 5 mm. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Intelliconnect Makes the Right Medical Connections

October 6, 2015

Intelliconnect (Europe) Ltd, the UK based specialist manufacturer of RF connectors is now working with 19 NHS trusts supplying high quality connectors, adaptors and cable assemblies for radiation detection equipment as diverse as imaging equipment and RF Ablation. Intelliconnect have a very wide range of UK designed and manufactured, high quality, very competitively priced medical grade Triax... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Omni-directional MIMO Antenna offers dual polarity operation.

October 2, 2015

Combining 4 antennas in one package, HyperGain® DPU Series features separate horizontal and vertical elements for 2.4 GHz frequency band and another set of horizontal and vertical elements for 5 GHz frequency band. Dual polarized unit can be used with MIMO/802.11ac devices to enable multi-stream communication up to 4 streams. Available in 6, 9, and 11 dBi gain, outdoor antenna features UV-resistant PVC radome and heavy-duty extruded aluminum base. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Molex RF In Stock

September 25, 2015

RF / Microwave Products Now In Stock! Wide variety of standard and custom RF coaxial connectors, cable assemblies and unique solutions for today's cutting edge applications, covering frequencies from DC to 65 GHz. Applications: Military, Automotive, Medical, Instrumentation, Telecom and Wireless. Check Inventory - Product Series Include: BMA, TYPE F, FAKRA, BNC, TNC, TYPE N, SSMCX ,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Extreme Conditions Handled by New Coaxial Assemblies on Display at European Microwave Week

September 14, 2015

Microwave Week Ipswich, MA – San-tron, Inc, a manufacturer of RF coaxial connectors and cable assemblies, will be reviewing several new innovative connectors and assemblies at the European Microwave Week in Paris, France, September 6 – 11. With a growing line of advanced, outdoor, low-PIM cable assemblies and new innovative pressurized solutions several environmental challenges related to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Hi-rel Connector Manufacturer Harwin to Showcase New Datamate Coaxial Interconnect and Preview New M300 10 Position Power Connector at DSEI 2015

September 10, 2015

Proven performance for aerospace applications including satellites, military aircraft, robotics and UAVs Salem NH, USA – Leading hi-rel connector and SMT board hardware manufacture Harwin is showing two new interconnect products for the first time at the world’s largest defence exhibition, DSEI, in September. Visitors to the Harwin stand S4-166 can see Harwin’s new Datamate coaxial... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

HUBER+SUHNER Set to Make Its RF Mark at European Microwave Week 2015 with New 'high spec' Cable Assemblies

September 1, 2015

Three new SUCOFLEX products add new high performance solutions for aerospace, defense and test measurement Three new top performance cable assemblies are due to be unveiled next month at European Microwave Week by global connectivity supplier HUBER+SUHNER. The company will demonstrate its extensive expertise in RF at the Paris event (06-11 September 2015) with the launch of new products from... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Semi-Rigid SMA RF Connector meets MIL-STD requirements.

August 5, 2015

Suited for use in microwave as well as low-frequency applications, SMA Male connectors for 0.141 and 0.085 mm dia cables provide low VSWR with repeatable performance up to 26.5 GHz. Design meets all performance requirements for MIL-PRF-39012, and interface conforms to MIL-STD-348 FIG 310. While stainless steel body is available with passivated or gold finish, termination type is soldered body with soldered separate center contact. Connectors are intermateable with 3.5 and 2.92 mm designs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware

Low Profile Clips secure RFI/EMI shield cans.

August 5, 2015

Measuring 3.9 mm in length with profiles down to 0.8 mm, EZShield Can Clips are suitable for small and low profile shield cans with wall thicknesses from 0.15–1.0 mm. Devices resist shock and vibration while facilitating removal and replacement, making them suitable for adjustment, repair, and maintenance purposes. Designed to be automatically placed and surface mounted to PCB, clips eliminate post-assembly soldering and desoldering operations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

BNC Feed-Thru Terminators feature 0.5% accuracy.

July 30, 2015

Used to match 50 Ω coaxial cable to 1 MΩ oscilloscope, 1 MΩ probe to 50 Ω input instrument, or anywhere impedance matching is required for measurement accuracy, CT2944-50 (50 Ω) features gold-plated BNC female coaxial connector, 2 GHz bandwidth, and ±0.25 Ω impedance tolerance. Other models include CT2944-75 (75 Ω) and CT2944-93 (93 Ω), which feature 1 GHz bandwidth, 1 W average power rating, and gold-plated BNC female connector. Read More