RF Cafe Software
About RF Cafe
1996 - 2016
BSEE - KB3UON
RF Cafe began life in 1996 as "RF Tools" in an AOL screen name web space totaling 2 MB. Its primary purpose was to provide me with ready access to commonly needed formulas and reference material while performing my work as an RF system and circuit design engineer. The Internet was still largely an unknown entity at the time and not much was available in the form of WYSIWYG ...
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These companies provide hardware and controls for antenna installations. Many also make antennas, but I thought it would be good to provide a separate page just for hardware and controls, since the Antennas vendor page is so large.
While antenna design is still largely an "black art," truly mastered by a select few practitioners, even rank amateurs can come up with a respectable antenna for most applications by using the sophisticated software available today. Of course, if you need a multi-band antenna that fits inside a cellphone or an omnidirectional antenna for inside a wii controller, then an expert is definitely in order. The folks listed here are just the experts you might need.
| 630-428-3108 | Naperville, IL
Aluma Tower Company | Manufacturer of lightweight aluminum towers, portable & mobileluding telescoping, fixed & guyed, single section, meteorological, environmental, trailer shelter, vehicle mounted.
Andrew Corp (now CommScope)
Design & Manufacturing Co | 301-498-1140
| Jessup, MD
| 703-322-0881 | Fairfax, VA
Astron Wireless Technologies |
| 610-358-0200 | Concordville, PA
Electro-Metrics | 518-762-2600 | Johnstown,
European Antennas (now Cobham Antenna Systems)
| +44 (0)1638 731888 | UK
Antenna Systems | 781-275-2300 | Bedford, MA
The Howland Company | 678-546-5680 | Buford,
KG | (0 80 31) 184-0 | Rosenheim, Germany
Malibu Research (now CPI Malibu Division) |
805-383-1829 | Camarillo, CA
| Moultrie, GA
MI Technologies | 800-854-3660 | Suwanee, GA
LLC | 1-814-676-5688 | Oil City, PA
Ltd | +44 (0) 1568 612138 | UK
Waves | 978-459-8800 | Billerica, MA
Microwave Systems | 818-223-5000 | Calabasas,
Schwarz | 888-837-8772 | Columbia, MD
Precision Mechanisms (RPM) | 818-349-8680 |
Antennas Limited | 00 44 1604 494132 | Northampton,
Industries | 805-267-0100 | Thousand Oaks,
VertexRSI (now General Dynamics) | 828-464-4141
| Newton, NC
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- Antenna Near Field
- Near-Field / Far-Field Transition Distance
- Intro to Wave Propagation, Transmission Lines, Antennas
- Antenna Design Resources
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