High-efficiency SMPS interconnects for RF applications in defence and aerospace

09-11-2023 | Pasternack | Connectors, Cables & Enclosures

Pasternack has released new innovative SMPS interconnects. These cutting-edge connectors, created for elite efficiency, can handle the demands of high frequencies, with a reach extending up to 65GHz. A product of rigorous research and development, these connectors redefine standards in defence and aerospace applications.

The SMPS interconnects, a compact push-on iteration, provide rapid assembly and excellent reliability. Their extensive frequency range, from DC to 65GHz, is a testament to their adaptability, meeting a wide spectrum of needs.

The connectors are built to blind-mate, meeting a commitment to ease and efficiency. They uphold stringent defence standards with a MIL-STD-202 certification. This versatile creation also includes provisions for bullets and adapters, providing users with many options. Furthermore, these connectors demonstrate resilience against radial and axial misalignment, ensuring connections remain robust even under challenging conditions.

Crafted with defence sectors in mind, these connectors offer dependability in industries where failure is not an option. Their innovative design aids optimal board stacking, less than 0.120”, maximising efficiency.

“The SMPS interconnects reflect Pasternack’s commitment to groundbreaking innovation and unmatched quality,” said product line manager Kevin Hietpas. “We constantly strive to elevate standards and offer unparalleled solutions to our clients.”

By Seb Springall