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by KirtB
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Miscellany
Topic: Rigol "RF Basics" Technology Guide
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Views: 16

Rigol "RF Basics" Technology Guide

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/rigol-rf-basics-technology-guide.gif Rigol "RF Basics" Technology Guide - RF Cafe Cool Product You might think the world doesn't need another RF basics book, but the fact is there are so many new people coming into the field that there i...
by KirtB
Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Components, Circuits & Systems
Topic: Batteroo ReBoost: Make Rechargeables Work Anywhere
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Views: 17

Batteroo ReBoost: Make Rechargeables Work Anywhere

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/batteroo.gif Batteroo ReBoost: Make Rechargeables Work Anywhere Here is a really great idea that is long overdue. A lot of electronics devices that use standard cylindrical cells like AA, C, and D, do not last long because the nominal vo...
by KirtB
Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Components, Circuits & Systems
Topic: No Snow in June: Match Your TV Antenna to Receiver for Best Picture
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Views: 19

No Snow in June: Match Your TV Antenna to Receiver for Best Picture

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/match-tv-antenna-snow-popular-electronics-june-1970-1.gif No Snow in June: Match Your TV Antenna to Receiver for Best Possible Picture Few homeowners in the era of television antennas on the roof had any knowledge at all about how the an...
by KirtB
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:32 am
Forum: Tech Headline News
Topic: Pentagon Changes DOD Acquisition and Tech Approach
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Views: 21

Pentagon Changes DOD Acquisition and Tech Approach

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/dod-acquisition-tech-approach.gif Pentagon Changes DOD Acquisition and Tech Approach "The Pentagon has released its long-anticipated report detailing plans to restructure the organizations that manage acquisition and technology research ...
by KirtB
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: Anecdotes, Gripes, & Humor
Topic: RF Cafe Engineering Crossword w/Weekly Headlines for August 13
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Views: 19

RF Cafe Engineering Crossword w/Weekly Headlines for August 13

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/rf-engineering-crossword-solution-tech-headlines-8-13-2017s.gif RF Cafe Engineering Crossword Puzzle w/Weekly Headlines August 13, 2017 For the sake of avid cruciverbalists amongst us, each week I create a new crossword puzzle that has a...
by KirtB
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: Tech Headline News
Topic: Room Temp Laser-on-CMOS Achieved
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Views: 16

Room Temp Laser-on-CMOS Achieved

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/cmos-nano-laser.gif Room Temp Laser-on-CMOS Achieved "The Nanophotonics Lab at Arizona State University (Tempe), working with Tsinghua University (Beijing), has demonstrated an on-chip CMOS communications laser that the researchers say i...
by KirtB
Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Jobs & Interviews
Topic: Engineering Jobs to See Double-Digit Growth in Next 7 Years
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Views: 51

Engineering Jobs to See Double-Digit Growth in Next 7 Years

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/electromechanical-technicians.gif Engineering Jobs to See Double-Digit Growth in Next 7 Years "Employment of mechanical engineers is projected to grow 5% through 2024, while some other engineering focuses will see higher employment growt...
by KirtB
Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Miscellany
Topic: A Brief History of Brilliant Women
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Views: 41

A Brief History of Brilliant Women

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/women-science-engineering.gif A Brief History of Brilliant Women I don't normally abet promotions involving group identity angles, but since this article appeared (perhaps not coincidently) around the date that Hedy Lamarr was awarded he...
by KirtB
Fri Aug 11, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Components, Circuits & Systems
Topic: New APC-7 Coax Connector Tops Performance Records
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Views: 39

New APC-7 Coax Connector Tops Performance Records

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/7-mm-coaxial-connector-electronics-world-august-1969.gif New Coax Connector Tops Performance Records, August 1969 Electronics World APC-7 (Amphenol Precision Connector - 7 mm) coaxial connectors were standard on network analyzers by the ...
by KirtB
Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Anecdotes, Gripes, & Humor
Topic: Notable Tech Quote by Winston Churchill
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Views: 36

Notable Tech Quote by Winston Churchill

http://www.rfcafe.com/miscellany/homepage-archive/2017/images/winston-churchill-malakand.gif Winston Churchill Quotation from Malakand Field Force "I pass with relief from the tossing sea of Cause and Theory to the firm ground of Result and Fact." - Winston L. Spencer Churchill, The Story of the Ma...