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MMBX Connectors and Adapters feature gold plated beryllium copper contacts.

Press Release Summary:

MMBX Connectors and Adapters feature gold plated beryllium copper contacts.

Dec 16, 2016 -

Designed to work in backplane applications, MMBX Connectors and Adapters provide easy PCB-to-PCB and coax-to-PCB connections. Operating at 12.4 GHz frequency, units offer 4.5° mechanical misalignment tolerance and 1.06:1 VSWR. Featuring gold plated beryllium copper contacts, products are used as input/output connections in industrial, telecom and consumer product applications.

Fairview Microwave - Allen, TX

Original Press Release

Fairview Now Delivers MMBX Connectors and Adapters for Circuit Board Connectivity Applications

Press release date: Dec 07, 2016

MMBX Connectors and Adapters Provide Versatile and Easy PCB-to-PCB and Coax-to-PCB Connections

Fairview Microwave Inc., a supplier of on-demand microwave and RF components, now offers small form factor MMBX connectors and adapters most commonly used on circuit boards and their associated input/output connections for industrial, telecom and consumer product applications.

MMBX-style connectors and adapters are specifically designed to provide versatile and easy PCB-to-PCB connections as well as coax-to-PCB connections. Their mechanical design also allows them to work well in backplane applications. These MMBX adapters and connectors from Fairview feature gold-plated beryllium copper contacts and offer a maximum operating frequency of 12.4 GHz, a VSWR of 1.06:1 and mechanical misalignment tolerance of 4.5° (or 0.7mm) max.

In addition to an extensive portfolio of standalone MMBX connectors and adapters, Fairview can also build custom cable assemblies using flexible coax or formable versions of semi-rigid coaxial cable terminated with these new MMBX connectors. Fairview’s surface-mount and PCB MMBX connectors are also available for sale in ‘tape and reel’ packaging for pick and place circuit board manufacturing applications.

“These new MMBX connectors and adapters allow us to provide more options for our customers’ circuit board interconnect requirements. Plus, we can fulfill the customers’ urgent needs by building and shipping our custom MMBX cable assemblies the same day,” explains Randy Leenerts, RF Engineer at Fairview Microwave.

Fairview’s MMBX connectors and adapters are in-stock and ready for immediate shipment. For detailed information on these products, please visit https://www.fairviewmicrowave.com/rf-products/mmbx-connectors-and-adapters.html. For inquiries, Fairview can be contacted at +1-949-261-1920.

About Fairview Microwave:

A leading supplier of on-demand RF and microwave products since 1992, Fairview Microwave offers immediate delivery of RF components including attenuators, adapters, coaxial cable assemblies, connectors, terminations and much more. All products are shipped same-day from the company’s ISO 9001:2008 certified production facilities in Allen, Texas.

Press Contact:

Peter McNeil

Fairview Microwave

17792 Fitch

Irvine, CA 92614

(978) 682-6936 x1174