Solutions for High Altitude EMP (HEMP) Events

NexTek solutions for High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse (HEMP) events. Solutions include HEMP Rated & Tested products made in the USA. A brief overview of HEMP is provided. Click the link or image below to read the .pdf version, and please contact for any inquiries. HEMP Brochure Digital Version There are four EMP Protection Levels…

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Using COTS Arrestors in Defense Applications – Article Spotlight

This week’s featured content is an article written by NexTek’s VP of Engineering, George Kauffman, and published in Defense Electronics magazine. As military and defense programs demand more efficiency and value for the dollar, many Commercial-Off-The-Shelf components and solutions are being used in defense systems and equipment. Not only does the use of COTS parts…

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Protecting Radio Equipment from HEMP/NEMP High Speed Transients – Coaxial Arrestor Threat Type Spotlight

This post is about protecting against high speed HEMP/NEMP pulses, one of the many types of transient threat that NexTek arrestors provide protection against.  Although Lightning energy is the primary source of damage to coaxial lines and systems where they are used, there are also other types of Surge Energy that can cause damage to electronics.…

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Compact Form Factors and Unique Packaging Allows Arrestors To Fit In Tight Spaces – Arrestor Design Spotlight

LIghtning Arrestor, TNC to SMA, Bulkhead-Mount, DC to 12GHz

As one of NexTek’s primary product lines, our range of Coaxial Surge Protectors is designed to cover a wide range of potential application requirements with high-performance, military-grade designs that are built using top-notch quality control systems.  One of the many factors that makes NexTek’s line of solutions unique is our use of compact form factor…

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EMP Related Surge Events – Information & Protection

HEMP, NEMP, EMP Effects over USA

In a world where electronics are everywhere and our everyday lives are so dependent on technology, the thought of a “worst-case” EMP event is pretty scary! EMP Pulses, whether formed by a nuclear event, solar radiation, IEMI, or another source altogether, have the potential to knock out any and all unprotected and non-hardened electronics over…

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