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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.

OTC Asia 2018
OTC Asia 2018

The biennial OTC Asia is where energy professionals meet to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters.

20/3/2018 - 23/3/2018



Eacon stands for a simple, flexible and fast way to assemble microwave cables and connectors in the field without compromises to the best performance. The field mountable microwave cables and connectors are light and waterproof, built for frequencies up to 18 GHz – ready for use in the defense market as well as generally in the industrial market.


  • Impedance 50 Ω
  • Applicable up to 18 GHz
  • Velocity of propagation 77%
  • Field terminated
  • Waterproof IP 67
  • Low loss
  • Extremely reliable
  • Assembling tool kits available
  • Easy assembling – only two connector parts
  • Taking on site decision regarding length and configurations
  • Narrowest cable feedthrough dimensions (assembling after installation)
  • More added value for customers

Assembly types

    Eacon 2C Eacon 4C Eacon 6C
Application   static static static
Weight g/m 35 73 144
Min. bending radius static mm 12 15 24
Min. bending radius repeated mm 20 25 40
Temperature range °C -55 to +200 -55 to +200 -55 to +200
Crush resistance kN/m 8 8 8
Inner conductor   wire wire wire
Outer conductor   tape/braid tape/braid tape/braid
Outer diameter mm 4.0 5.50 8.40
Screening effectiveness (up to 18 GHz) dB > 90 > 90 > 90
Phase stability vs. flexure, 360°, diameter 55 mm (4C), 85 mm (6C) °el/GHz < 1.2 < 1.7 < 2.0
Phase stability vs. temperature (−40 to +85 °C ) ppm < 1500 < 1500 < 1500
RoHS (2002/95/EC)   compliant compliant compliant

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