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Non-Magnetic RF Interconnects

Non-Magnetic RF Interconnects

High-quality non-magnetic interconnects are essential for optimal safety and accuracy in medical and aerospace applications. Samtec offers non-magnetic interconnects for all machined RF products.

While non-magnetic is not an off-the-shelf solution, dimensions and footprint specifications are identical to our standard products. This enables boards to be reused if device upgrades to true non-magnetic are required— saving you time and money.

Below is an overview of our most common non-magnetic product solutions. To order please contact our RF Technical Group, as compatible materials must be specified. Other non-magnetic RF interconnects are also available. Please contact our RF Technical Group for more information or to request a sample.


FAMILIES

SMP Precision RF, 50 OhmSMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 40 GHz

Features
  • Optional bullet adaptors in two standard lengths
  • Performance up to 40 GHz
  • Compensates for misalignment in X and Y directions
  • RG 405 (.086" DIA) semi-flexible or 25 AWG rugged solid dielectric microwave cable termination
  • Interfaces for tight, more secure connections
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Series
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  • SMP-CA
  • RF405
  • RF25S
  • SMP-B
  • SMP-EM
  • SMP-TH
SMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

MCX 50 OhmMCX 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Components

Mini coax interconnects featuring a space-saving design which is approximately 30 percent smaller than SMBs.

Features
  • 30% smaller than SMBs
  • Vertical and right-angle orientations
  • Performance: up to 6 GHz
  • RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Series
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  • MCX-CA
  • RF174
  • RF178
  • RF316
  • GRF1H-C
  • IJ5H
  • MCX-EM
  • MCX-MT
  • MCX-SM
  • MCX-TH
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MCX 50 Ohm

MMCX 50 OhmMMCX 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Components

Micro-miniature interconnects with snap-on coupling.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • Right-angle and through-hole jacks and plugs
  • RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • Jacks and plugs for high-vibration environments
  • Jack with switchable internal/external antenna
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Series
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  • MMCX-CA
  • MMCXV-CA
  • RF174
  • RF178
  • RF316
  • GRF1H-C
  • IJ5H
  • MMCX-EM
  • MMCX-MT
  • MMCX-SM
  • MMCX-SW
  • MMCX-TH
  • MMCXV-EM
  • MMCXV-TH
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MMCX 50 Ohm

SMA 50 OhmSMA 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Components

Subminiature interconnects with screw-type coupling.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Available in a wide variety of cable assemblies
  • Available in a wide variety of orientations and PCB terminations
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Series
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  • SMA-CA
  • RF058
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RF402
  • RF405
  • RF23S
  • RF25S
  • GRF1H-C
  • IJ5H
  • SMA-EM
  • SMA-MT
  • SMA-PN
  • SMA-SM
  • SMA-TH
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SMA 50 Ohm

SMB 50 OhmSMB 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Components

Subminiature interconnects featuring snap-on coupling and a space-saving alternative to SMAs.

Features
  • Performance up to 4 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • Right-angle through-hole jack
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Series
V
  • SMB5-TH
  • SMB5-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • GRF1H-C
  • IJ5H
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SMB 50 Ohm

High-Vibration MMCXHigh Vibration MMCX

Micro-miniature interconnects with snap-on coupling for high-vibration applications.

Features
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • Ideal for high-vibration environments
  • 50 ohm impedance
  • RG 316 and RG 174 cable options
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Series
V
  • MMCXV-CA
  • MMCXV-EM
  • MMCXV-TH
High-Vibration MMCX

SERIES

RF174

50 Ohm RF Cable Assembly, RG 174 Cable

Features
  • 26 AWG, RG 174 cable
  • 50 ohm impedance
  • Single or double ended
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
50 Ohm RF Cable Assembly, RG 174 Cable

RF178

50 Ohm RF Cable Assembly, RG 178 Cable

Features
  • 30 AWG, RG 178 cable
  • 50 ohm impedance
  • Single or double ended
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
50 Ohm RF Cable Assembly, RG 178 Cable

RF316

50 Ohm RF Cable Assembly, RG 316 Cable

Features
  • 26 AWG, RG 316 cable
  • 50 ohm impedance
  • Single or double ended
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
50 Ohm RF Cable Assembly, RG 316 Cable

Complete RF interconnect solutions

With the right mix of industry experts and knowledgeable engineers, Samtec can assist with challenges throughout a customer’s system—including those specific to RF.

TECHNICAL SUPPORT

  • Launch Optimizations
  • Simulations
  • Test & Measurements
  • Customs

RF Technical Group: RFTechnicalGroup@samtec.com

Signal Integrity Group: SIG@samtec.com

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UNMATCHED SERVICE

  • 24–hour samples and quotes
  • No minimum order quantity on standards
  • 2 to 5 day lead time on standard products
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A FULL LINE OF RF SOLUTIONS

  • Bulls Eye® High-Performance Test Systems to 50 GHz
  • Precision RF
  • Standard 50 Ω & 75 Ω board-level interconnects
  • Standard 50 Ω & 75 Ω cable assemblies
  • Mix-and-match end options on standard assemblies
  • Custom solutions
  • Original Solutions
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