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Radio Frequency components used in the Wi-Fi hotspot on the Fan Mile in Berlin

September saw the start of the pilot phase of a public gigabit Wi-Fi access point on the famous Fan Mile in Berlin, Germany. HUBER+SUHNER is providing Wi-Fi antennas and coaxial cables, thus playing its part in enabling users in the area to surf, chat and stream for free for 30 minutes.

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DesignCon
DesignCon

At the the premier conference for chip, board and systems design engineers in the high speed communications and semiconductor communities HUBER+SUHNER will present its newest additions to the well-know connectivity portfolio.

31/1/2018 - 1/2/2018
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Missiles

Missiles
The constant motion of a seeker head, coupled with extreme acceleration and environmental influences, requires the highest performing microwave cable assemblies. HUBER+SUHNER has a unique cable assembly portfolio proven to repeatedly withstand 1 000 000 flexure cycles with minimal degradation. Additionally, Minibend's bend-to-the-end technology offers great flexibility in the tightest space restrictions.

Applications
  • Missile-mounted radars, antennas
  • Test benches
Requirements
  • Excellent flex properties (up to 1 000 000 cycles)
  • Low resistance to movement
  • Small form factor
  • High temperature environment 
Heritage
  • AEGIS
  • Patriot
  • Erint/Pac 3
  • Sea Sparrow
  • Hawk
  • ESSM
  • CJR
  • CREW
  • RAM
  • AIM9M
  • AMRAAM
  • HARM
  • ARROW
  • THAAD
  • JLENS
  • CAMM
  • Meteor

Recommended Products

Microwave cable assemblies

HUBER+SUHNER SUCOFLEX flexible microwave cable assemblies offer superior electrical and mechanical performance for static and dynamic applications. This series is a high-end product designed to provide optimal performance up to 50 GHz, where stringent electrical requirements, in particular electrical stability and low loss, are important. Ideally suited for test and measurement applications and defense systems. Additional lightweight high-end versions are designed to meet the stringent needs of space flights systems (i.e. satellites) and aerospace systems (aircrafts, helicopters, missiles), which are subject to extremely severe operating conditions. SUCOFLEX is only available as assembly.

SUCOFLEX 100

SUCOFLEX 100

The SUCOFLEX 100 series flexible microwave cable assemblies offer superior electrical and mechanical performance for static and dynamic applications. This series is a high-end product designed to provide optimal performance up to 50 GHz, where stringent electrical requirements – in particular stability and low loss – are important. Their mechanical and climate resistance properties surpass those of standard flexible cables. 

SUCOFLEX 200

SUCOFLEX 200

The tape wrapped SUCOFLEX 200 microwave cable assemblies have been specifically developed for high performance and anywhere the best insertion loss, high phase stability versus temperature, excellent return loss and mechanical stability are most important.

SUCOFLEX 300

SUCOFLEX 300

The SUCOFLEX 300 lightweight, low loss flexible microwave cable assemblies are high-end products designed to meet the stringent needs of space flight systems (e. g. satellites) and aerospace systems (aircraft, helicopters, missiles), which are subjected to extremely severe operating conditions. The 300 series offers a consistently outstanding mechanical and electrical performance, stability and reliability up to 40 GHz. The added feature of this SUCOFLEX type is a weight reduction of up to 50% compared to conventional HUBER+SUHNER products.

SUCOFLEX 400

SUCOFLEX 400

The SUCOFLEX 400 microwave assembly family has been specifically developed for high performance defense, medical, test and measurement technology applications, and anywhere the best insertion loss, high phase stability versus temperature and bending, excellent return loss and mechanical stability are of the utmost importance.

Minibend series

The Minibend series is a truly flexible, 100% tested, preassembled coaxial cable assembly line that is designed for use in low profile internal point-to-point interconnections between RF modules within communications systems. The patented solder-less cable junction allows bending of the cable immediately behind the connector, which eliminates the need for expensive, heavy, and performance-limiting right angle connectors.

Microbend/Microbend L

Microbend/Microbend L

HUBER+SUHNER Microbend assemblies provide you with a standard preassembled and tested high performance, cost-effective truly flexible alternative to 0.047 inch custom semi-rigid cable assemblies, eliminating the need for predefined custom lengths and bend configurations. Microbend features include 35% lower loss than 0.047 inch semi-rigid cable, a minimum bend radius of 1.52 mm (0.060 inch) and triple shielding for high isolation. Microbend assemblies are available with a wide range of connector interfaces. All Microbend assemblies are available only in a ruggedised version.

Mini141

Mini141

Mini141 is an enhanced, low loss version of the Minibend flexible coaxial cable assembly with increased phase stability and power handling capacity which is designed for use in low profile, internal, point-to-point interconnections between RF modules within communications systems. Mini141 replaces 0.141 inch custom semi-rigid cables with standard flexible cables providing 20% lower attenuation and eliminating the need for predefined custom lengths and bend configurations. Mini141 provides you with a preassembled and tested high performance, cost-effective alternative in a variety of standard lengths.

Minibend

Minibend

Minibend is a truly flexible coaxial cable assembly which is designed for use in low profile, internal, point-to-point interconnections between RF modules within communications systems. Minibend replaces 0.086 inch custom semi-rigid cables with standard flexible cables, eliminating the need for predefined custom lengths and bend configurations. Minibend provides you with a preassembled and tested high performance, costeffective alternative in a variety of standard lengths and connector configurations.

Minibend/Minibend L

Minibend/Minibend L

Minibend L is an enhanced, low loss version of the Minibend flexible coaxial cable assembly with increased phase stability and power handling capacity which is designed for use in low profile, internal, point-to-point interconnections between RF modules within communications systems. Minibend L replaces 0.086 inch custom semi-rigid cables with standard flexible cables providing 30% lower attenuation and eliminating the need for predefined custom lengths and bend configurations. Minibend L provides you with a preassembled and tested high performance, cost-effective alternative in a variety of standard lengths.

High flex cables

HUBER+SUHNER develops and produces coaxial cables for a wide range of applications all over the world in accordance with international standards. Many years of experience and in-house manufacturing combine to produce a portfolio of components adapted perfectly to one another. Continuous further development ensures that the products are perfectly aligned with market requirements and incorporate the latest technology. An innovative development department with in-house test laboratories can react quickly to changing market trends and even develop customer-specific solutions.

Everflex 32084

Everflex 32084

Ever-flex cables were designed for use in ultradurable, high flexure applications such as gimbal assemblies and installations where the cable assembly must endure multiple tight bends and twists. Ever-flex cable assemblies have repeatedly endured 1 000 000 flexure cycles with minimal electrical and mechanical degradation. All incorporate a flat wire outer conductor and a microporous dielectric for low loss and a tight woven stainless steel outer braid for improved resistance to crushing, bending and kinking.

Multiflex 53

Multiflex 53

The thin, highly flexible and ultra-stable microwave cable for utmost demands.

Microminiature connectors

HUBER+SUHNER connector series SMPM, SMPM-T, SMP, MMCX and MMPX are mainly used for connections to a PCB. The different connector series offer a wide range of products suitable for various applications.

VITA 67

VITA 67

HUBER+SUHNER VITA 67 is the first true high density and high performance 65 GHz coaxial interconnect system on the market. Incorporating the solderless Minibend bend-to-the-end technology tightest bending radius (1.5 mm/0.06 in) and right behind the connector. The snap-in captivation method guarantees quick, easy and precise installations without tooling or loose parts. VITA 67 is designed for side-by-side implementation with VITA 46 and VITA 66 hardware. It can be assembled with diameter 0.086 inch and smaller cable types.

SMP

SMP

HUBER+SUHNER SMP connectors provide a robust, proven and fully compatible plug-in solution for applications up to 40 GHz. SMP connectors have been MIL-SPEC qualified for defense and space flight hardware. The design of the interface and treatment of materials provide true compatibility as well as guaranteed mechanical performance over the mating life of the connector with all MIL-STD-348 SMP connectors in the market.

SMPM

SMPM

HUBER+SUHNER SMPM connectors offer unrivalled miniaturisation and performance for RF applications up to 65 GHz. SMPM connectors are MIL-SPEC qualified for defense and space flight applications. Along with the unique bend-to-the-end Microbend style cable connectors, HUBER+SUHNER offers a large portfolio of different PCB mount SMPM connectors that have been designed with optimised PCB trace launch geometries to offer a complete interconnect design solution from "wire-to-trace".

SMPM-T

SMPM-T

SMPM-T is the smallest threaded open source connector on the market. Its unique and innovative combination of a MIL-STD-348 SMPM female interface connector together with a retractable threaded nut provides an integrated solution offering unprecedented electrical and mechanical performance. The SMPM-T handles high density requirements with a connector centreline-to-centreline spacing of just 5 mm (0.20 in) while offering unmatched electrical stability at frequencies up to 67 GHz in even the harshest operating environments.

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HUBER+SUHNER Inc.
Customer Service
Customer Service
  +1 866 482 3778
  +1 704 587 1238
HUBER+SUHNER Inc.
Mr. Axel Vega
Regional Sales Director, RF Division
  +1 866 482 3778
  +1 704 587 1238