RF Cable Assemblies & Connectors

RF Cable Assemblies & Connectors

As a manufacturer of a broad line of electronic interconnects, Samtec offers full RF solution capabilities. High-level design and development of advanced interconnect systems along with industry leading expertise allows us to offer effective strategies and support for optimizing the entire signal channel. RF technical support includes launch optimization, simulation, and testing. Customization of products, both quick-turn modifications or new designs, is also available. Our goal is to blend industry-leading system-level signal integrity expertise with high-quality RF products that meet mechanical, precision and performance expectations every time. Samtec RF product solutions include high-frequency Precision RF for microwave and millimeter wave applications, high-density assemblies for test and measurement, 50 Ohm non-magnetic options for medical and aerospace applications, and 75 Ohm for 12G-SDI broadcast video applications.

Cable Assemblies

Cable Assemblies

Build your RF cable assembly using Samtec’s RF Cable Solutionator®. RF Cable Solutionator® allows engineers to choose a connector and cable type, and create a final part number, in under a minute. Results include product specifications, pricing and availability, models and prints. Samtec offers a wide range of assemblies available with low-loss microwave / millimeter wave cable from .047 to .277, RG type cable (316, 174, 178, 58, 179, 6), 12G-SDI Belden cables, high-density ganged and Samtec-optimized varieties. Interface types include 1.35 mm, 1.85 mm, 2.40 mm, 2.92 mm, SMA, SMPM, SMP, MCX, MMCX, BNC, High-Density BNC, MHF U.FL/W.FL, and more.

Cable Connectors

Cable Connectors

Samtec offers cable connectors with bayonet, threaded, and push-on coupling features; available for a wide variety of industry standard cables. High-frequency cable connectors are manufactured with a precise tolerance interface to ensure superior repeatability and high mechanical stability. Interface types include 1.00 mm, 1.35 mm, 1.85 mm, 2.40 mm, 2.92 mm, SMA, SMPM, SMP, MCX, MMCX, SMB, TNC, BNC, HD-BNC™, and many more.

Board Connectors

Board Connectors

Board connectors are available for cable-to-board or board-to-board, ganged and blind-mate applications. Interface types include 1.35 mm, 1.85 mm, 2.40 mm, 2.92 mm, SMA, SMPM, SMP, MCX, MMCX, SMB, TNC, BNC, HD-BNC™, and many more. Vertical, right-angle or edge mount orientations and through-hole, surface mount or mixed technology PCB terminations are available.

Original Solutions

Original Solutions

Samtec's RF Original Solutions include Bulls Eye® for test and measurement, Ganged and Micro-Mini Systems, 100 Ohm Shielded Twisted Pair Assembly, IsoRate® high-isolation RF, and 75 Ohm or high-vibration MMCX solutions.

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