Fairview Microwave Intros Low-PIM Mini-DIN 4.1/9.5 Adapters
March 10, 2014
Fairview Microwave Inc. has introduced
mini-DIN 4.1/9.5 adapters for applications requiring low passive intermodulation (low PIM)
performance such as cell sites or indoor/outdoor distributed antenna systems (DAS). Other applications
of these adapters include land-mobile radio (LMR) communications, telecom installations, wireless
infrastructure, portable sweep testing, OEM in-rack RF routing, and in-building systems. Mini-DIN
adapters are similar to 7/16 DIN connectors, but are smaller with more precise electrical performance.
Fairview Microwave's 4.1/9.5 mini-DIN adapters offer voltage standing wave ratio (VSWR) performance
of 1.25:1 to 6 GHz. Third-order PIM is guaranteed to be less than -160 dBc using 2
tones at 20 watts.
These low PIM mini-DIN adapters are available in male and female
combinations of between-series interfaces for each adapter type including 4.1/9.5 mini-DIN to
7/16 DIN and 4.1/9.5 mini-DIN to Type-N. Two non-low PIM versions also are available. 4.1/9.5
adapters have tri-alloy plated brass bodies and silver plated beryllium copper (BeCu) center
contacts, allowing low IMD and low attenuation.
About Fairview Microwave
Microwave is globally renowned as a leading provider of high-quality RF and microwave components
including adapters, connectors, attenuators, coaxial cables, terminations and much more. Since
1992, Fairview Microwave has been recognized for delivering unsurpassed value and best-in-class
service. Specializing in immediate product needs, Fairview Microwave offers same-day shipment
on thousands of in-stock items with no minimum purchasing requirements.
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Fairview Microwave, Inc.
1130 Junction Dr. #100
Allen, TX 75013
/ (972) 649-6678
Fax: (972) 649-6689
Posted March 11, 2014