Posts Tagged ‘Lightning’
New Line of COTS DO-160G Avionics Protection for RF Lines
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…Read More
Coming Soon – Ultra Wideband (DC-11GHz) Type N Lightning Protection
COMING SOON…. An ultra-wideband Lightning Arrestor with Type N connectors, covering applications from DC-11GHz+ in a single Gas Discharge Tube protection device. A sneak peek at the new design Stay Tuned in 2019 for this product launch, and many more to follow!Read More
Learn More About Lightning – Pollution from Shipping Traffic Increases Lightning and Thunderstorm Activity
The Mysteries of Lightning Even here at NexTek, where we deal with Lightning and Lightning Protection each and every day, we know that there is still a lot to learn about how, why, and where it occurs. While we can track Lightning Activity in real-time around the world (See HERE for an older post on…Read More
New GPS Surge Arrestors – Type N Units Available Now, TNC Units Available Later in 2018!
We are proud to announce that we are releasing two new “D Series” Fine Protection (FPL Series) devices for protecting GPS and other Global Navigation Band Receivers. These products will completely replace the existing “B Series” Fine Protection Devices for GPS applications, the FPLNFNFBxxx and FPLTFTFBxxx units, in the near future. Form, Fit, and Function…Read More
Learn How To Select the Right Arrestor for Your Application – Coaxial Surge Protection Selection Guide
Have you been wondering how to select the correct surge protection for your Coaxial RF application? This newly-released Selection Guide is a handy tool which will help walk you through the selection process and end up with the best standard solution for your needs. This include a review of our major product lines, a list…Read More
Did You Know NexTek Is Fully ITAR Registered and Compliant?
Here at NexTek we have been ITAR-registered with the Department of State and their Directorate of Defense Trade Controls [DDTC] for well over 15 years. This means that we are fully compliant with Export Regulations and able to apply for licenses to export information or products as warranted. We are proud to employ a dynamic…Read More
Lionheart Northwest Joins the NexTek Sales Team – New Rep Coverage for the Pacific Northwest!
Once again, we are excited to be able to announce a new local sales representation partnership… This time providing full technical sales coverage in the Pacific Northwest states of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Learn more about Lionheart by visiting their website here (click the logo below!) And to learn more and see our entire list of…Read More
Featured Threat Type – Lightning Protection for Radio and Communication Lines
Although probably our best-known type of solution, we wanted to take the opportunity to start off 2017 by highlighting Lightning Protection for coaxial RF applications. Fundamentally, the purpose of these devices is to provide high-performance Lightning & Surge Protection for Radio and Electronic Systems and their Users. This can be as simple as protecting a radio itself, or as…Read More
Product Bulletin – Integrate RF Surge and Lightning Protection Without Paying a Size or Weight Penalty!
The Neverending Quest For Size Reduction As with most technologies, RF and Wireless system design is an ever-changing and shifting world. As certain technologies or RF bands become popular, others fade away. However, the one ever-present force on the industry is the steady, but relentless, push towards smaller size and better integration over time. Lightning/Surge Protection at the PCB…Read More
Compact Surge Protection – New Product Bulletin Available!
We are happy to announce the recent release of a brand-new two-page bulletin and brochure, featuring our range of compact high-performance arrestors. Whether you are working on a new design, or trying to retrofit something onto an existing one…these ultra-small options are ideal for any application where size is a critical design factor. Instead of trying…Read More