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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Automotive and aviation are huge sectors of the electronics marketplace. It has been written often that even in the severe worldwide economic downturn of the the 2009 era, that personal location products (GPS) will likely be the one bright spot amongst the dark days for commercial electronics. Update: It is now 2012 and we're in no better shape than in 2009. GPS in automobiles is a yawn nowadays, with it being pretty much ubiquitous either as OEM equipment, dashboard add-ons, or smart phone features.
Vehicle Technologies | 410-798-4038 | Davidsonville,
Inc | Auburn Hills, MI
Bosch-Group | Develops, produces and sells microelectronic products for automotive applicationsluding components (semiconductors, sensors, relays), ECUs (i.e. for transmission control and for occupant protection systems), and driver-assistance systems.
Corporation of America | 310-327-9100 | Cypress,
Vehicular Electronics Laboratory (CVEL) | 864-656-7219
| Greenville, SC
| 888-809-9800 | Troy, MI
| 216-523-5000 | Cleveland, OH
| 616-772-1800 | Zeeland, MI
| 915-298-5000 | El, Paso, TX
HGM Automotive Electronics | 877-SHIFT-UP |
International Rectifier | 310-726-8000 | El
| +34 93 7891271 | Barcelona, Spain
Johnson Controls | 734-254-5735 | Plymouth,
| 248-447-1500 | Southfield, MI
Marquardt Switches | 248-377-3101 | Auburn
Instruments | 800-531-5066 | Austin, TX
| +49 (0) 9771 92-0 | Germany
TRW Automotive | Producer of automotive safety products including advanced active systems in braking, steering and suspension and sophisticated occupant safety systems for inflatable restraints, seat belts and steering wheels.
Tyco Electronics | Interconnection and wireless technologies for automotive, truck and off-highway OEM's and Tier 1 suppliers.
| 972-276-9642 | Garland, TX
Wurth Electronics Midcom