Entries by RF Design

Introduction to Coaxial Cable Losses

Courtesy of Pasternack : Coaxial Cable Losses Coaxial cable transfers radio frequency power from one point to another and, in the ideal world, the same amount of power would transfer along the cable to the remote end of the coax cable. However, real world conditions include some power loss along the length of the cable. Loss, or […]

Nordic Semiconductor nRF52840 USB Dongle

Courtesy of Nordic Semiconductor : USB Dongle based on nRF52840 Just got your nRF52 Dongle? Click here to get started. The nRF52840 Dongle is a small, low-cost USB dongle for Bluetooth® low energy, Bluetooth mesh, Thread, ZigBee, 802.15.4, ANT and 2.4GHz proprietary applications using the nRF52840 SoC. The Dongle is the perfect target hardware for use with nRF […]

Add Tibbit® Blocks

Courtesy of Tibbo : Tibbit® Blocks Tibbits (as in “Tibbo Bits”) are blocks of prepackaged I/O functionality housed in brightly colored rectangular shells. Tibbits are subdivided into Modules and Connectors. Want an ADC? There is a Tibbit Module for this. 24V power supply? Got that! RS232/422/485 port? We have this, and many other Modules, too. Same […]

Taoglas GW.11.A113

Courtesy of everything RF : Taoglas GW.11.A113 The GW.11.A113 from Taoglas is a Antenna with Frequency 2.4 GHz, Gain 1.8 dBi, Power 1 W, Operating Temperature -20 to 65 Degree C, Storage Temperature -30 to 75 Degree C. Tags: Dipole. More details for GW.11.A113 can be seen below. Product Details Part Number : GW.11.A113 Manufacturer : […]

Wearable assistive technology employs Bluetooth Low Energy to connect muscle EMG sensors to wirelessly control paired devices

Courtesy of Nordic Semiconductor : Wearable assistive technology employs Bluetooth Low Energy to connect muscle EMG sensors to wirelessly control paired devices Nordic’s nRF52832 SoC provides wireless connectivity for Control Bionics’ ‘NeuroNode’, enabling users suffering paralysis and loss of speech to control devices via electromyography Oslo, Norway 2018/07/11 Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Control Bionics, a Milford […]

Making sense of the wearable market

Courtesy of u-blox : wearable market The wearable market is undergoing a rapid evolution, which is driving innovation and influencing the time‑to‑market. From a usage experience, main drivers are fashion and personality choices that in turn drive requirements on form factor and usability. Further, monetization is moving from the device to services and thus driving big […]

Nordic-powered sensor enables lighting manufacturers to deliver Bluetooth mesh networking to the professional lighting sector

Courtesy of Nordic Semiconductor : Nordic-powered sensor enables lighting manufacturers to deliver Bluetooth mesh networking to the professional lighting sector The ‘Fixture-Integrated Sensor’ from Murata can be integrated into a wide range of luminaires, allowing users to configure and control lighting network from a smartphone Oslo, Norway 2018/07/10 Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Murata has released its […]

Taoglas Torpedo AQHA.11.A Active GNSS External Permanent Mount Antenna

Courtesy of Taoglas : Taoglas Torpedo AQHA.11.A Active GNSS External Permanent Mount Antenna GPS / GLONASS / GALILEO / BeiDou / L Band Quad-Helix – Optimized Radiation Pattern Wide Input Voltage Range Dual-Stage LNA IP67 Rated 92.5 D x 120mm H RoHS Compliant The Taoglas Torpedo AQHA.11 GNSS quadrifilar helix antenna is a high-performance GNSS L1 […]

New Marki T3 MMICs Dominate Dynamic Range

Courtesy of Marki Microwave : New Marki T3 MMICs Dominate Dynamic Range The Two Tone Terminator mixer has been the world’s highest dynamic range mixer across the broadest bandwidth since being introduced in 2006. Since 2013 Marki Microwave has offered small form factor chip style double balanced mixers such as the Microlithic® and MMIC lines of mixers that […]

Pasternack Launches Phase Locked Oscillators in Six Single Output Frequencies between 50 MHz to 6000 MHz

Courtesy of Pasternack : Phase Locked Oscillators in Six Single Output Frequencies between 50 MHz to 6000 MHz New Phase Locked Oscillators Support External Frequency References and Deliver Exceptional Phase Noise Performance IRVINE, Calif. – Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has unveiled a new line of phase locked oscillators (PLO) that […]