Category Archives: Semi-rigid Cable

RF Test Probes from P1dB

In Circuit RF Probing A good method for probing an RF circuit is to use small diameter semi-rigid cables, commonly referred to as Pigtails, to inject an input signal or sample an output signal. Typical configuration is with an SMA female connector on one end and a straight cut semi-rigid cable on the opposite end. read more »

Semi Rigid RF Coaxial Cable from P1dB

P1dB offers a wide selection of RF semi-rigid cable. Bulk semi-rigid cable is stocked in P1dB’s San Jose, CA facility and ship in 1-meter lengths. Diameters range from 0.031 to 0.250 inches. Impedance options include standard 50 Ohm, as well as 10, 17, 25, 75 or 93 Ohms. P1dB’s most popular semi-rigid has a copper read more »

Hand formable RF cables from P1dB with a wide variety of connector options

P1dB stocks a wide selection of RF hand formable (conformable) cable assemblies. Cable options include 141CJ, 141CC, 085CJ or 085CC formable cable. The 141CC and 085CC cables are unjacketed tin braid assemblies, either 0.141 or 0.085-inch diameter. The 141CJ and 085CJ cables have an FEP jacket as the outer material and outer diameter is 0.168 read more »

P1dB’s Tight-FlexTM Cables for maximum flexibility up to 40 GHz

Finding cables that offer good performance up to 40 GHz and feature maximum flexibility can be challenging. P1dB’s Tight-Flex family of super flexible cables are available with SMA, SMP, SMPM or 2.92mm connectors. Tight-FlexTM jumpers allow tight cable bends very close to the connector. This the feature makes Tight-FlexTM cables the right cable for subassemblies and equipment racks where read more »