Breaking News
RF & Microwave Designline Blog

Respecting your RF cables and connectors

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Bhola_#1
User Rank
Rookie
re: Respecting your RF cables and connectors
Bhola_#1   8/22/2010 4:31:31 PM
NO RATINGS
I agree cables and connectors makes a big impact to your product performance. Bad/lossy cable may affect your performance such as stability or s-para even though test set-up is fully calibrated.

Custom Microwave
User Rank
Rookie
re: Respecting your RF cables and connectors
Custom Microwave   6/19/2009 6:58:54 PM
NO RATINGS
RF cabling is so critical to accurate measurement in the test world, new techs learn the proper respect for cables and connectors on Day 1. Custom  Microwave Space-Qualified High Performance Antenna Feeds

mathman47
User Rank
Rookie
re: Respecting your RF cables and connectors
mathman47   6/4/2009 2:06:11 AM
NO RATINGS
Although for the most part self-evident, the suggested non-use of cable ties, and the reason, was unknown to me. Good article and worth the few minutes it takes to read.

August Cartoon Caption Winner!
August Cartoon Caption Winner!
"All the King's horses and all the KIng's men gave up on Humpty, so they handed the problem off to Engineering."
5 comments
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed
Flash Poll
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
David Patterson, known for his pioneering research that led to RAID, clusters and more, is part of a team at UC Berkeley that recently made its RISC-V processor architecture an open source hardware offering. We talk with Patterson and one of his colleagues behind the effort about the opportunities they see, what new kinds of designs they hope to enable and what it means for today’s commercial processor giants such as Intel, ARM and Imagination Technologies.