NexTek is proud to announce the release of a new line of standard products, engineered specifically to protect Coaxial RF lines and systems against Lightning Damage as required to meet DO-160G, Section 22.
Available in a variety of pass bands, packages, and with multiple connector options; these designs are based on years of experience providing solutions to the Aerospace and Avionics sectors. When compact size and light weight are critical, but effective and serviceable/replaceable protection is required; The FPD series of lightning protection devices can meet all of these performance points, in a highly reliable and robust package.
D0-160G, Section 22 – All Waveforms and Test Levels
MIL-STD 461G, CS 117 – All Waveforms and Test Levels
Connectors – Type N, TNC, SMA, 2.92mm, MCX, MMCX, and others available
DC Power – DC Pass or DC Short/Block Options available
Frequency – Pass Bands between DC and 18GHz available, across the entire range of designs (not within a single design.)
The DO-160 Series (currently DO-160G) regulations regarding Avionics cover a wide range of test requirements that every piece of certified Avionics equipment must comply with. With the range of requirements covered under this wide-reaching document, covering everything from Temperature Range and Vibration Ratings to EMI Susceptibility and Lightning Protection. Learn more about DO-160 and it’s various subsections by following the Wikipedia link below:
NexTek Arrestors and Filters are used to address DO-160G EMI and Surge Protection Requirements, respectively.
We have Coaxial Surge Protection solutions ranging from standard Off-The-Shelf to modified or fully custom for the following subsections;
Section 17: Voltage Spike Transients
Section 19: Relay Switching Transients
Section 22: Lightning Transients
Section 25: ESD [Static] Transients
We also provide EMI Filter solutions ranging from standard Off -The-Shelf to modified or fully custom for the following DO-160G sections;
Section 18: Audio Frequency Conduced Susceptibility
Section 19: Induced Signal Susceptibility
Section 20: Radio Frequency Susceptibility
Section 21: Emission of Radio Frequency
If you are looking for assistance, guidance, or solutions for any of the DO-160G requirements listed above…NexTek has the experience, expertise, and product range to help you find the perfect solution.
Trust the Experts, NexTek has 30 Years of experience designing and providing Transient and EMI protection solutions for customers and applications around the world.