Signal Conditioners

Electronic Components & Devices

High-Power SMT Attenuators have impedance at 50 ohms.

December 1, 2016

Sutable for applications requiring low noise, inductance and parasitic capacitance like military and aerospace fields, High-Power SMT Attenuators offer virtual flat loss over broad frequency spectrum. Product is stable over temperature and time with balanced Pi design for even current distribution and accurate attenuation from DC to 20GHz. Features Tantalum nitride resistors, attenuation of 1-9dB: +/-0.50 and 10dB: +/-0.75 and input power of 1W: 3dB, 6dB and 0.75W: 10dB.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

DSC-R418 Optical Receiver offers -3dBm of maximum optical overload.

November 19, 2016

With user-adjustable gain, DSC-R418 designed for 25 to 28 Gbaud / 50 to 56 Gbps Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM-4). Including 25 to 28 Gbps NRZ-ASK (PAM-2) modulation formats for 1310 nm and 1550 nm single-mode systems, unit offers differential conversion gain of up to 3000 V/W. Providing linear response of less than -6 dBm optical input,unit comes with maximum differential peak-to-peak output voltage of ~1V.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

UV Cut-Off Filter reduces amount of reflection in VIS and NIR spectra.

November 19, 2016

Offered in both unmounted and mounted versions with standard photographic and lens filter mount threads, UV cut-off filters have an anti-reflective (AR) coating. Available in seven models, unit provides surface flatness of 4-6λ and surface quality of 80-50. Including wavelength ranges from 350-2200 nm spectra, unit offers 34 mm to 69 mm diameters. Featuring Hoya L-39 substrate, filters are used in biomedical, imaging and inspection applications.

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Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

S1A AC-LVDT Signal Conditioner has self-diagnostics.

November 13, 2016

Offering 4 excitation frequencies, 8 analog DC outputs and RS-485 port, S1A AC-LVDT Signal Conditioner provides speedy LVDT setup with built-in null indication. S1A is compatible with AC-LVDTs, RVDTs and inductive half-bridge sensors including 3-wire GE LVRTs and GE gas turbine LVDTs. Unit is fully calibrated with the position sensor. S1A is programmed to detect output errors and drive analog outputs out of range which is necessary for redundant LVDTs.

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Electronic Components & Devices

Analog Phase Shifters housed in rugged Kovar packages.

November 11, 2016

Suitable for radar systems and test equipment, Analog Phase Shifters operate on analog control voltage ranging from 0V to +5V. PE82P2000 and PE82P2001 Phase Shifters support a modulation bandwidth of 50 MHz. PE82P2000 covers 5 GHz to 18 GHz providing monotonic phase shift range of 0° to 400° typical and 7dB insertion loss. PE82P2001 covers 6 GHz to 15 GHz with monotonic phase shift range of 0° to 800° typical and 6dB insertion loss.

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Electronic Components & Devices

Analog Phase Shifters support frequency bands from 5-18 GHz.

October 18, 2016

Used to control phase characteristics in processing of microwave signals, PE82P2000 and PE82P2001 can also be used as phase modulators to control modulating baseband signal. MIL-Spec compliant units come in rugged, hermetically sealed Kovar packages with gold-over-nickel plating. Respectively, PE82P2000 and PE82P2001 cover 5–18 GHz and 6–15 GHz with continuously variable and monotonic phase shift range of 0° to 400° typ and 7 dB insertion loss or 0° to 800° typ and 6 dB insertion loss. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

SemiGen Showcasing an Array of Diodes, Capacitors, Attenuators, and Inductor Coils at EDI CON 2016 Booth #505

October 3, 2016

Manchester, NH – September 16, 2016 – SemiGen, Inc. (www.semigen.net), an ISO and ITAR registered RF/Microwave assembly, automated PCB manufacturing, and RF Supply Center, is featuring a range of products at EDI Con 2016 in Boston at booth #505. Limiter, Schottky, Step Recovery and Point Contact Diodes The SLP7100 series limiter diodes feature a low...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RF and Microwave Modules facilitate rapid prototyping.

September 22, 2016

Featuring fully integrated, hermetically sealed design, HMC Series Modules shorten proof-of-concept phase of design cycle and help minimize overall in-house technical support needed to assemble, test, and validate design. Series includes: HMC-C582 ultra-wideband power amplifier module ranging from .01–20 GHz; HMC-C583 single pole single throw switch module ranging from 0.1–40 GHz; HMC-C584 0.1–40 GHz, 31 dB, 5-bit digital attenuator module; and HMC7891 2–18 GHz limiting amplifier module. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

EXFO Launches Agile NEMs Infrastructure Solutions for end-to-end Manufacturing Coverage

September 21, 2016

New power meter, variable attenuator and switches combining next-generation chassis and industry's unique, web-based multi-user interface ideal for network equipment manufacturers QUEBEC CITY - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) announced today its latest agile solutions for network equipment manufacturers (NEMs), which include new power meter, variable attenuator and switches, all...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

PXIe Switching Modules provide signal isolation.

September 19, 2016

Compatible with 18- and 9-slot 3U PXI Express mainframes and 4-slot portable PXI-hybrid mainframe, SentinelEX PXI Express Switching Modules help maximize performance of measurement instrumentation by reducing false pass/fail errors and intermittent faults associated with marginal signal levels. Products maximize test signal integrity through use of advanced circuit board layout techniques that minimize effects of unwanted transmission stubs and shield against radiated signals in adjacent slots. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Machinery & Machining Tools

Passive Self-Contained Digital Audio Problem Solver.

September 14, 2016

Small, easy to carry and solves AES/EBU signal problems. If you have badly balanced signals, in most cases, you can dramatically improve your signal, common mode rejection, lower noise and lower EMI/RFI by using the Re-balancer. While digital audio signals are less prone to noise issues, the noise messes up the clock recovery and conversion of the digital signal back to analog. The...Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Richardson RFPD Announces Participation at EDI CON USA 2016

September 12, 2016

Live demos, new products, and Analog Devices Radioverse™ RF wideband transceiver evaluation board giveaway featured at Richardson RFPD booth #806 Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today its participation in EDI CON USA 2016, to be held in Boston, MA, September 20-22, 2016. EDI CON USA brings together RF, microwave, EMC/EMI and high-speed digital design engineers and system...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

New Rebalancer from Energy Transformation Systems

September 7, 2016

Passive self-contained digital audio problem solver. Re-balancer Small, easy to carry and solves AES/EBU signal problems. If you have badly balanced signals, in most cases, you can dramatically improve your signal, common mode rejection, lower noise and lower EMI/RFI by using the Re-balancer. While digital audio signals are less prone to noise issues, the noise messes up the clock...Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Novatek Licenses CEVA-XM4 Imaging and Vision DSP for Embedded Visual Intelligence

August 18, 2016

Next-generation Novatek SoCs deploy CEVA’s latest vision processor for intelligent surveillance, drone anti-collision systems and automotive safety MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of signal processing IP for smarter, connected devices, today announced that Novatek Microelectronics, Taiwan’s 2nd largest fabless IC design house, has licensed and...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Safety & Security Equipment

Customized Solutions from Zest Generator Sets Resolve Challenging Standby Power Supply Issues

August 16, 2016

Power outages have become increasingly frequent with a widespread knock on impact being experienced across industry. The ability to provide fit-for-purpose standby power solutions is the marque that has distinguished Zest WEG Group’s Generator Set Division. Standby power solutions can range from a single diesel driven generator set to a total standby power solution depending on the size of...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal Conditioners feature SIL 3 certification.

August 16, 2016

Produced according to SIL specifications for functional safety in all phases of product life cycle, 0(4)-20 mA MACX Signal Conditioners convert, isolate, filter, and amplify analog signals. Two-way, input-loop-powered isolators allow operation on active sensor technology with supply voltage of 6–30 Vdc and do not require additional power supply. Single- and 2-channel variants are available with 2 levels of isolation at 2.5 kV or 5 kV. Plug-in connection speeds installation. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Shortpass, Longpass, Imaging Filters offer deep blocking.

August 15, 2016

With series at 10 nm (213 models), 25 nm (108 models) and  50 nm (147 models), TECHSPEC® Hard Coated Filters include High Performance OD 4 Shortpass Filters, High Performance OD 4 Longpass Filters, and Imaging Filters. These products, fabricated using hard coated plasma deposition technology for performance and durability, provide high transmission of designated wavelengths and maximum blocking within few nanometers of laser wavelength to isolate narrow spectral regions in diverse applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Variable Attenuators provide 60 dB attenuation.

July 29, 2016

Available in 6 models covering octave broadband frequencies from 400 MHz to 18 GHz, Voltage Variable Attenuators are suited for use with variable gain amplifiers, power level controls, and feed-forward amplifiers. PIN diode-based devices provide broadband flatness where output level can be adjusted continuously by varying analog voltage on input control line. With CW input power rated up to +23 dBm, each unit is designed into rugged coaxial package to meet MIL-STD-202 environmental conditions. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Multi-Purpose DSP targets compute-intensive SoC designs.

July 28, 2016

With Xtensa instruction-set architecture, quad 32-bit integer MACs, and quad single-precision 32-bit floating-point MACs, Cadence® Tensilica® Fusion G3 Digital Signal Processor supports compute-intensive applications including radar, imaging, and mid- to high-end audio pre/post-processing. Unit offers comprehensive data-type support with auto-vectorization. DSP provides real-time control with flexible memory system, integrated DMA controller, and memory protection unit. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC

Industrial Manufacturer's Office HVAC Noise Inspires Industry's First Fabric Duct Attenuator

June 27, 2016

Peosta, Iowa - Industrial equipment manufacturer Mi-T-M Corp. inspired the world's first fabric ductwork sound attenuator when its new 68,000-square-foot office building experienced noise from mechanical air handling units (AHU) supplying the facility's HVAC. The two-story, free-standing building replaces smaller spaces and now consolidates most of Mi-T-M's office employees under...Read More