RF-Microwave Category

New Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) Product from CML Microcircuits – Available at CDI New! CMX7341 PMR/LMR Common Platform Processor – Now Available with DMR!   With the transition to narrowband systems and the need to support digital systems, the professional two-way radio market has become a complex puzzle for companies to solve. The CMX7241/7341 PMR common processor product line from CML Microcircuits helps companies to address this challenge. It can deliver both FDMA and TDMA digital radios, as well as legacy analog systems with a singe chipset. Using the CMX7341Read More
KCB Solutions High Isolation 50W SPDT Switch Available at CDI Component Distributors, Inc. (CDI) announces production availability of a high-reliability 50W packaged pin diode SPDT switch from KCB Solutions. This device, housed in a 7x7mm package, is built on a rugged Aluminum Nitride carrier and features thick copper traces for high reliability. The device covers 20 MHz to 2 GHz, with very flat isolation performance across the band. The minimum port-to-port isolation is 38 dB, and the insertion loss ranges from less than 0.1 dB at the low end ofRead More
    The SKY66110-11 and SKY66111-11 front-end modules support low-power Bluetooth® Smart applications enabling the Internet of Things applications, connecting everyone and everything, all the time. SKY66110-11 SKY66111-11   BLE Long Range Reference Design Using the SKY66111-11 from Embedded Masters EMRF-NRF51-SKY66111   Features: • Operating range: 2.4 to 2.485 GHz • Low power consumption: 10 mA in Tx mode • Output power: 10 dBm • Supply operation: 1.8 to 5 V • Low sleep current: 0.1 µA • Low Rx bypass insertion loss • Package: MCM 20L 3.3 x 3.0Read More
KCB Featured Product: KCB822 High Isolation SPDT Switch Available at CDI   KCB Solutions ("KCB"), a leading supplier of high-reliability RF and microwave devices, is pleased to announce the release of its newly updated KCB822 product, a GaAs pHEMT non-reflective high performance, low loss switch that uses Hermetic Surface-Mount Technology (SMT) for harsh environments including various defense and satellite applications. In announcing the release, KCB also confirmed that it will offer the KCB822 with 100% of MIL-PRF-38535 Class B and S screening requirements fully completed (in addition to the requiredRead More

Posted On October 27, 2015By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Passives, RF-Microwave

Custom Assemblies from Passive Plus, Inc. Available at CDI

Custom Assemblies from Passive Plus, Inc. Available at CDI     Passive Plus, Inc. (PPI) offers Custom Capacitor Assemblies for high power requirements. Typical assemblies are configured in series and/or parallel combinations, producing higher voltage/current handling capabilities, extended capacitance range and tighter tolerances. Typical Applications Field: High Power RF, Medical Electronics, Broadcast, Semiconductor Manufacturing, High Magnetic Environments, Inductive Heating. Product Features: High Operating Voltage, High Operating Current, Extended Capacitance, Tighter Tolerances, High Reliability, High Q, Ultra-low ESR, Non-Magnetic. Typical Assembly Configurations: Typical assembly configurations, parallel assemblies and series assemblies, areRead More
CML Microcircuits New Direct Conversion Receiver ICs CMX994A and CMX994E Available at CDI   CML Microcircuits and CDI are pleased to announce the release of two new Direct Conversion Receiver ICs. Direct Conversion (DCRx) from RF to zero-IF, near zero-IF and low-IF. CMX994A – Low power DCRx with PowerTrade™ CMX994E – High performance DCRx with PowerTrade™ The CMX994A and the CMX994E ICs build on the success of the popular CMX994 and introduces CML’s PowerTrade™ technology. PowerTrade™ enables the devices to dynamically balance power consumption and performance characteristics to suit varyingRead More
Rapid Delivery of Crystal Oscillator Prototype Devices at CDI CDI and Taitien Electronics are pleased to introduce a new service that allows for rapid delivery of Crystal Oscillator prototype devices. Utilizing a dedicated on-line tool, CDI and Taitien can quickly generate a product specification based on your requirements. Once approved, this specification is used to create prototype devices that are typically shipped within 24-48 hours. The Crystal Oscillators use industry-standard footprints, and offer customization options such as power supply voltage, stability, output waveform, to name a few. These oscillators canRead More
CDI Announces a New Partnership with Insulated Wire (IW) High Performance Microwave Cable Products   Component Distributors, Inc. (CDI) announces a new partnership with Insulated Wire (IW), distributing their products to customers in the Americas. Insulated Wire manufacturers high performance microwave cable that offers low attenuation performance up to 67 GHz. Insulated Wire products can be found in a wide variety of markets, including telecommunications, satellite systems, commercial and military avionics, and military communications and fire control systems. IW offers a line of products designed to replace semi-rigid or conformableRead More

Posted On June 16, 2015By Component Distributors Inc.In CML, Ewave, RF-Microwave

CML Microcircuits CMX7164 Multi-mode Wireless Data Modem at CDI

CML Microcircuits CMX7164 Multi-mode Wireless Data Modem The CMX7164 Multi-mode Wireless Data Modem is a half-duplex device supporting V.23, GMSK/GFSK, 2-FSK (2-Level FSK), 4-FSK (4-Level FSK), 8-FSK (8-Level FSK), 16- FSK (16-level FSK), 4 QAM, 16 QAM and 64 QAM operating modes, configurable for multiple channel spacings via host control. Robust flexible packet data structures including forward error correction and raw data modes are available, supporting user requirements covering a wide range of applications. An integrated analog interface supports direct connection to zero IF I/Q radio transceivers with few externalRead More
  Visit CDI at IMS 2015 at the Phoenix Convention Center May 17-22 2015, Booth #3041.   CDI will host a live demonstration in our booth of a new high performance 2-stage 10W GaN amplifier device from Sumitomo Electric Device Innovations. CDI custom designed the evaluation board and fixtures for this device, which for the demonstration has been matched to operate between 200 – 1000 MHz. Stop by CDI Booth #3041 to see the demonstration and talk with our experienced RF applications engineering team about your design needs. Live DemonstrationRead More