Fleet, UK Based on thin-film technology which allows for excellent repeatability, lot to lot, part to part and over any period of time, AVX ’s new surface-mountable 3dB 90degree coupler delivers increased performance at high frequency. Available in miniature 0805 size, 3dB 90degree couplers have a low insertion loss (0.35 dB) and provide the benefit of high isolation. They deliver a power handling of 10 W RF continuous and are offered in various frequency bands between 880 and 2600 MHz. Parts are compatible with a wide range of high frequency wireless systems and are of rugged construction for reliable automatic assembly. Devices are designed for applications that include balanced amplifiers and signal distribution in mobile/hand held communications. The 3dB 90degree couplers are supplied on tape and reel. AVX Ltd , Fleet, UK. www.avx.com.