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Nov 20, 2017

Looking for a military grade, high power L-band circulator to protect an expensive amplifier? Renaissance has developed a 900 to 1500 MHz coaxial circulator with 0.6 dB insertion loss that can handle 500W peak and 50W average. 3A2NGW Datasheet

Nov 14, 2017

HXI has provided a number of customers with components in the 76 to 81 GHz range in support of the development and testing of automotive IC’s and modules. Among these components are integrated mixer/multipliers, LNA’s, power amplifiers and isolators. Both WR12 and WR-10 waveguide sizes are supported. The integrated mixer/multiplier modules exhibit the same low conversion loss as our standalone HBM12 mixers and […]

Nov 13, 2017

HXI’s HAFM Series of active multipliers is available in models ranging from 30 to 100 GHz. A wide variety of multiplication factors from X2 up to X6 provide the customer with design flexibility for many applications. Basic multiplier circuits can be cascaded to achieve higher order multiplication factors. Active multipliers are often used in LO chains in radars and communication systems, allowing the use […]

Nov 7, 2017

HXI’s HMI AND HMC series broadband ferrite junction isolators and circulators are available from 18 – 120 GHz. They utilize a low loss H-plane structure in a modified Y-junction format to provide minimum loss with maximum isolation and bandwidth. 2 GHz bandwidths with 20 dB of isolation are standard. Wider bandwidth, high power handling and magnetic shielding are available in select units. […]

Nov 6, 2017

Renaissance Electronics has designed a K-band microstrip isolator for use in radar and satellite applications. Operating over an 18.3 – 20.2 GHz frequency range, this isolator can handle wide temperature ranges while maintaining its low VSWR. 2W9NCX Datasheet

Oct 31, 2017

HXI has combined it’s high performance WR-12 Balanced Mixer (HBM12) with it’s HAFME X4 multipliers and X6 multipliers to provide more compact up and downconverter assemblies for the 71-76 GHz and 81-86 GHz communications bands and the 76-81 GHz automotive radar band. These integrated modules exhibit the same low conversion loss as the standalone HBM12 mixers and incorporate the same […]

Oct 26, 2017

The HHPAV-548 Power Amplifier covers the frequency range from 57 to 66 GHz. MMIC technology is employed for high reliability and repeatability. The amplifier package provides WR-15 waveguide interfaces in an in-line configuration using the standard UG-385/U flange. The amplifier can be used in transmitters for communication and radar systems and also for amplification in test equipment. […]

Oct 23, 2017

Renaissance introduces a range of high power electro-mechanical switches operating at 1800W CW power over the frequency range of DC to 1 GHz. Ideally suited for test & measurement applications. Datasheet

Oct 19, 2017

The HSWM22801-309 SPDT Broadband Switch covers a wide range of applications in the 26 to 40 GHz band. The switch uses a low loss microstrip structure and a GaAs MMIC which also offers high RF power handling. Superior performance in a compact size is featured in this design. Applications include transmit/receive switching, receiver protection, integrated subsystems and […]

Oct 16, 2017

For X-band radar applications, Renaissance has designed a high power coaxial circulator. Operating in the 9 – 10 GHz frequency range, it offers low VSWR while handling 100W of CW power. 3A8NAH-ROHS Datasheet

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