New Tunnel Diode Detectors Available in Positive and Negative Video Output Polarities

Press Release Summary:

  • Operates over octave and broadband frequencies ranging from 100 MHz to 26 GHz
  • Exhibit a flat video output response across wide frequency bands over a maximum temperature range of -65°C to +115°C
  • Ideal for military and commercial radar, aerospace and defense, SATCOM, test and measurement applications

Original Press Release:

Fairview Microwave Introduces New Complete Line of Tunnel Diode Detectors Available for Same-Day Shipping

New Tunnel Diode Detectors Exhibit Fast Pulse Response Risetimes and Cover Frequencies from 100 MHz to 26 GHz

Irvine, Calif. (August 6, 2019) - Fairview Microwave Inc., an Infinite Electronics brand and a leading provider of on-demand RF, microwave and millimeter wave components, has released a full line of coaxial-packaged tunnel diode detectors that are available with no Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ) and same-day shipping. These detectors are ideal for proof-of-concept and prototype applications for military and commercial radar, aerospace and defense, SATCOM, test and measurement applications, and more.

Fairview’s new comprehensive product line consists of 26 tunnel diode detector models that operate over octave and broadband frequencies ranging from 100 MHz to 26 GHz. These zero biased designs feature rugged, germanium planar construction and are available in both positive and negative video output polarities. They deliver excellent dynamic range with very efficient low-level signal detection, plus an exceptionally fast pulse response risetime of 5 nsec typical. These detectors have maximum input power handling of +17 dBm and exhibit a flat video output response across wide frequency bands over a maximum temperature range of -65°C to +115°C. All models are RoHS and REACH compliant and available in compact cylindrical packages that feature an SMA male RF input connector and an SMA female video output connector.

“This new comprehensive line of tunnel diode detectors covers a variety of applications and is ideal when fast and sensitive power detection capability is needed. Plus, these designs are offered with detailed datasheets, applications support and same-day shipping with no MOQ required,” said Tim Galla, Product Manager.

Fairview’s new tunnel diode detectors are in-stock and ready for immediate shipment.

For inquiries, Fairview Microwave can be contacted at +1-972-649-6678.

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 9001:2015 certified production facilities in Lewisville, Texas. Fairview Microwave is an Infinite Electronics brand.

About Infinite Electronics:

Based in Irvine, Calif., Infinite Electronics offers a broad range of components, assemblies and wired/wireless connectivity solutions, serving the aerospace/defense, industrial, government, consumer electronics, instrumentation, medical and telecommunications markets. Infinite’s brands include Pasternack, Fairview Microwave, L-com, MilesTek, Aiconics, KP Performance Antennas, PolyPhaser, Transtector, RadioWaves, Kaelus, ShowMe Cables and Integra Optics. Infinite Electronics serves a global engineering customer base with deep technical expertise and support, with one of the broadest inventories of products available for immediate shipment.

Press Contact:

Peter McNeil

Fairview Microwave

17792 Fitch

Irvine, CA 92614

(978) 682-6936

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