Dust caps/terminators and adapters for MIL-STD-1553 data bus systems

02-11-2023 | Pasternack | Industrial

Pasternack has revealed its cutting-edge lineup of MIL-STD-1553 products tailored for today's high-performance data bus systems – dust caps, terminators and adapters.

The MIL-STD-1553 dust cap is engineered with an innovative bayonet coupling mechanism, protecting delicate electronics from dust, debris, and foreign object debris. Beyond its superior shield capabilities, this TRB jack RFI cap is also RoHS compliant, a testimony to the company's unwavering commitment to environmental responsibility.

Further strengthening its offerings is the MIL-STD-1553 terminator, which supplies a solution for ending open bus lines in a 1553 data bus system. These terminators are compatible with TRB three-lug and four-lug jacks often used in mainstream 1553 data bus couplers and relay devices. They set the benchmark with resistance aligned to MIL-R-39007 standards. Furthermore, they come in various resistance options, delivering flexibility, robustness and the capacity to simulate prospective loads.

Redefining adaptability, the company's MIL-STD-1553 adapter stands out as a pivotal tool for testing environments. These innovative adapters facilitate the seamless conversion of one input signal into two outputs and vice versa. Built with twinax connectivity and offered in a sleek subminiature design, they amplify versatility without compromising on robustness and ease of use.

"Pasternack has always been at the forefront of engineering excellence," said product line manager Kevin Hietpas. "Our new MIL-STD-1553 range reflects our dedication to providing solutions that exceed industry demands."

By Seb Springall