Posts Tagged ‘Protection’
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
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
Here’s How To Test and Screen Multistage Arrestors – Check Out The New Technical Note!
Although this new Technical Note covering how to test/screen an arrestor to ensure that it is working and operating properly was specifically created in reference to our FPL series of units designed to protect GPS and other Global Navigation equipment…the input here also applies to the majority of the NexTek FPL and FPN series units. Most of…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
Did You Know? – NexTek Arrestors are used on Military Vehicles and Systems around the world!
You Might Not Know; Just as our line of Power Filters are used to provide EMC compliance for a wide variety of military and government applications, our line of Surge Arrestors for coaxial RF lines are also in-use on an wide range of systems worldwide! Whether they are installed on a Permanent Installation or a Land…Read More
Compact Lightning Protection for Radios Operating Up To 12.5GHz – High Performance G-Class Arrestors
Available with SMA and TNC connectors, our G-Class arrestors (The PTCSAFSAF20G and the PTCTNFSAF20G, for example) cover a wider RF Band than any other coaxial protection design in the world. Because of the exceptional wideband performance from DC all the way up to 11 or 12.5GHz, there is no arrestor available today that will cover…Read More
Compact DC Block Arrestors For Radio Protection – Featured Product
We have added NexTek’s new coaxial arrestor product to the website and product selection tool, and you can now find information about all four variations! The PTI series provides effective protection in an extremely compact form factor, and includes a series capacitor to block DC energy and further reduce the amount of energy that gets…Read More
Featured Transient Threat Type/Application: Static [ESD] Protection for Coaxial RF Lines
Today’s post highlights a type 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. ESD, or Electro-Static-Discharge, discharges can reach many kilovolts in potential and therefore could cause…Read More
Product Spotlight: Lightning Arrestor for High RF Power Broadcast Applications
NexTek’s portfolio of available Coaxial Surge Arrestors contains one design that is uniquely suited for High RF Power radio applications. With Protection Voltage Ratings of up to 3500V and RF Power Ratings of up to 30kW+, the PTR7AF7AFxxK1 is uniquely suited to provide Lightning Protection for High RF Power installations. The availability of 1400, 2500,…Read More