Juno

Happy Independence Day America Coincidence? On July 4th 2016 and after a five year journey the NASA Juno probe will enter into orbit around Jupiter. The mission’s principal goal is to understand the origin and evolution of Jupiter, teasing out the mysteries that lie beneath the dense Jovian cloud cover, secrets that may help unravel…

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TRAK to Supply JCSAT17 Isolators

TRAK has been contracted by an EU customer to supply S-Band space qualified high power isolators for the SSPAs that will be used aboard JCSAT17. The isolator has been designed to incorporate a TRAK’s solid TNC long barrelled connector and a custom I/P input interface and will be flight screened and supplied in the Autumn of…

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Thanks For Over 400,000 Page Views

Thanks. Around 20 months after our new site went live and 16 months after we started collecting site statistics, we are flattered, and pleased, to share with you that we have received over 25,000 visitors who have viewed a staggering 400,000 pages. Our visitors have come from an astonishing 130 countries and view, on average,…

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TRAK to Close Over the Easter Break

Enjoy Easter 2016 This year TRAK Microwave Limited is to close over the Easter break. The offices will close at 17:00 on Thursday, 26th of March and will re-open at 08:00 on Tuesday, 29th March….

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Exomars Launches

Congratulations to everyone involved with the recent successful launch of first mission of the ExoMars programme. Scheduled to arrive at Mars in 2016, this initial phase consists of the Trace Gas Orbiter plus an entry, descent and landing demonstrator module, known as Schiaparelli. The objective of this mission are the search for trace atmospheric gases,…

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International Sales Meeting

Smiths Interconnect Microwave Components Business Unit Sales organisation gathers in Florida to hold an International Sales meeting. The international sales meeting, hosted by FRF/EMCT in the Business Unit’s Stuart HQ, was held over 3 days and provided a timely opportunity to welcome the newest brand, Lorch, into the group and to provide an forum for…

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Accreditation Presentation Day

Last week, on 24th February 2016 a group from TRAK Microwave Limited travelled to BSI Headquarters in Milton Keynes to attend BSI Accreditation presentation day. The BSI accreditation presentation was held for representatives of UK companies so that they can recognise and celebrate their Companies’ achievement and to receive, and be presented with, their well…

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SMT S-Band Circulator

TRAK offers an SMT S-Band Circulator for radar applications operating over the 2.9 to 3.4 GHz band. The circulator is suitable for pick & place with solder reflow assembly. The SMT S-Band Circulator which has a 12.7 X 12.7 mm footprint and a low, 5.1mm profile will handle 200W CW. Parameter Value Measure Operating Frequency 2.9…

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Welcome Lorch

TRAK is delighted to welcome, effective 15th February, 2016, Lorch into the Smiths Interconnect Microwave Components Business Group. The addition of Lorch Microwave’s RF/microwave conditioning products; high selectivity filters using multiple topologies, broadens the Components business unit’s portfolio of passive products; ferrite isolators, waveguide, board level & coaxial resistive components and cable interconnects. ‘We are excited to welcome…

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MODE-S Circulator Milestone

TRAK has delivered its 2,000th high power MODE-S Circulator since the design was first qualified almost 15 years ago. The high power circulators operate over the 1020 to 1100 MHz band and are qualified to handle 5kW peak under MODE-S pulse conditions into a full short or open circuit of any phase. The 2,000 MODE-S Circulator…

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