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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 »

P1dB stocks 2.92mm & 2.4mm adapters and components

2.92mm and 2.4mm adapters from P1dB stock P1dB has popular high frequency connector adapters in stock. Our 2.92mm to 2.4mm between series adapters will operate to a maximum frequency of 40 GHz. For frequencies up to 27 GHz, the 3.5mm interface is popular for test benches. P1dB has 3.5mm to SMA adapters operating to 27 read more »

Best value flexible RF assemblies for designs to 6 GHz

Flexible RG316 and Double Shield RD316 assemblies from P1dB stock RG316 flexible cable has an outer diameter of 0.098 inch (2.5mm) and RD316 (double shield) is 0.114 inch (2.9mm). Operating up to 6 GHz, these cables are available from P1dB in a wide assortment of connectors: SMA, BNC, SMB, MCX, TNC, MMCX or N. RD316 read more »

P1dB has the best selection of SMP & SMPM cables

Looking for affordable cables with SMP (GPO™) or SMPM (GPPO™) connectors? P1dB has a wide selection of RF cables with SMP or SMPM connectors in stock. Cable choices include flexible SS085 coax, .085 hand formable or P1dB’s Tightflex ST085 cable (bend at the connector). These performance RF cables are configurable with SMA Male or Female, SMP (GPO™) or SMPM (GPPO™)  connectors.  Popular lengths in all 3 cable read more »

SMA flange mount connectors operating up to 27 GHz in stock at P1dB

P1dB stocks 27 GHz Field Replaceable SMA connectors, in both 2-hole and 4-hole flange designs. Flange mount SMA’s are available with or without EMI gaskets and mate with pin diameters of .012, .015 or .018 inches. Operating up to 27 GHz with a max VSWR of 1.20, P1dB’s high-performance SMA connectors have a stainless steel read more »

Low Cost Hand Formable RF cables from P1dB

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 »

How We’re Winning Your Business for Microwave & RF Components

P1dB wants to be your go-to RF and microwave component supplier on the internet. That means we need to provide: A great selection of products Fair prices that fit your project budget Top-notch customer service Everything we do is aimed at meeting these goals so more people discover our terrific product lineup, great prices, and read more »

How to Get the Couplers You Need for Your RF and Microwave Needs

The right coupler is vital to your RF and microwave project. You’ll need the right connections at the right specifications to ensure that your project works correctly. P1dB offers dozens of couples in our online store, but we also know that sometimes the coupler that you need isn’t going to be in our standard stock. read more »

P1dB Offers 4 Different Cable Assembly Groups

P1dB knows that not all cable assemblies are alike and our customers need options to ensure they are getting the assemblies that they need for their project. That’s why we offer 4 different cable assembly groups so you can get exactly what you need. Here are the four groups that we offer: RG cables. These read more »

How P1dB Makes it Easy to Track our RF and Microwave Components

When our customers need to get their RF and microwave components, they usually need them as soon as possible. Working on a deadline means getting the components you need quickly a top priority. Many of the industries that use our components move quickly, and whether it’s for a medical device, a cellular installation, or consumer read more »