Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems

Test Probe Cable Assemblies aid high-frequency circuit inspection.

Press Release Summary:

Aug 13, 2014 - Suited for testing Hirose MS-156 and Murata MM8030 subminiature coaxial switch connectors, co-axial test probe cable assemblies offer respective mating test cycle durability of 500 and 2,000 operations. Probes can be used for testing RF circuits, from development to final production, as well as high frequency coaxial switches. Standard cable assemblies come with SMA jack connectors. Other coaxial interface connectors, test probe orientations, and cable lengths are also available.

GradConn - Boca Raton, FL

Original Press Release

GradConn Launches Low Cost Test Probe Cable Assemblies

Press release date: Aug 11, 2014

In line with its strategy for new product development GradConn has launched a new range of low cost co-axial test probe cable assemblies for the inspection of high frequency circuits.  Suitable for testing Hirose MS-156 and Murata MM8030 sub miniature coaxial switch connectors, the new probes offer reliable testing of RF circuits from development thru to final production.  For Hirose PCB connectors the test probe cable assemblies have a mating test cycle durability of 500 operations and 2,000 with Murata.

GradConn’s cable assemblies are perfect for testing high frequency coaxial switches in a manufacturing environment.  Standard cable assemblies come with SMA jack connectors for plugging to test equipment; other coaxial interface connectors are available upon request.  Customers may specify test probe orientation and cable length to improve ergonomics for operators.

Coaxial switch products are used in applications such as cell phone, smartphone, WLAN/WiMax/UWB, Bluetooth, Zigbee, cordless phones, GPS/DVH-H, microwave measurement equipment and microwave radio equipment applications.

Cables are fully tested and produced in an ISO 9001:2008 environment, ensuring you receive consistently high quality cable assemblies.

Visit to see the full range of products or contact your local GradConn sales office now for design advice.

About GradConn:
A leading connector manufacturer specialising in:
-Wireless Connectivity Solutions: SIM card connectors and coaxial cable assemblies.
-Board to Board connectors from .039” to .200” pitch spacing.
-Wire to board solutions in .031” and .039” pitch.
-Micro USB connectors.

With head office in Taiwan and manufacturing facilities in China and Taiwan, we offer high quality components at an economical cost.
Manufacturing facilities are accredited to ISO9001:2008 and ISO14001:2004 giving assurance that our quality control systems are stringent and that we are able to produce consistently high quality components every time.
All parts are fully RoHS compliant. We offer high temperature insulator materials in order to withstand RoHS reflow solder processes.
Our design advice and cross reference service coupled with short lead times and free samples help you bring your designs to market fast.

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Andy Hamlin
Sales Manager
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