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Noise Figure Meters & Noise Generators
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Noise figure meters are specialty equipment used to determine how much noise is added to a signal between the input and output of a system. In order to get accurate measurements, special calibration procedures are needed that, without the availability of a piece of test equipment designed for the task, can be very involved. Fortunately, there are companies that have done the hard work, and all you have to do it push buttons.

A noise generator is an item that might seem to be a no-brainer, but when calibrated measurements are needed to specification publications, it is best to leave it to the pros.

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Antenna Testers
Data Acquisition
Frequency Counters
Impedance / LCR
Intermod Testers
Multimeters
Network Analyzers
Noise Figure / Generators
Oscilloscopes
Power Meters & Sensors
Spectrum Analyzers
Signal Analyzers
Signal Generators
Tuners / VSWR
Waveform Generators
--  Everything Else  --
Companies listed in the top section are manufacturers while those in the bottom section are distributor and/or renter.  Calibration
Advanced Test Equipment Rentals Advanced Test Equipment Rentals
San Diego, CA
888-404-ATEC (2832)
Advanced Test Equipment Rentals provides the latest models of test and measurement equipment from top name manufacturers like Agilent, Fluke, Anritsu, R&S, Tektronix, and Yokogawa. Our primary focus is providing a complete rental solution of test and measurement equipment to industries such as Aerospace, Defense, EMC, and Communications.
Contact ATER Today for Your T&M Requirements
 ● RF Amplifiers
 ● Spectrum Analyzers
 ● ESD/EOS Testers
 ● Power Meters & Sensors
 ● Network Analyzers (VNA)
Antennas & Testers
Signal Analyzers
Frequency Counters
Multimeters
Oscilloscopes
 ● Intermodulation Testers (PIM)
 ● Data Acquisition & Loggers
 ● Impedance Analyzers (LCR)
 ● Noise Sources & Noise Figure Testers
 ● Time Domain Reflectometers (TDR)
 ● Tuners & VSWR Meters
 ● AC & DC Power Supplies & Loads
 ● Signal Generators & Synthesizers
 ● Waveform & Function Generators
Calibration Certificates accompany all equipment.

 

Alliance Test Equipment websiteAlliance Test Equipment
Webster, MA
888-505-8378

Alliance Test is a trusted source providing sales, rentals and leasing of refurbished electronic test and measurement equipment to the R&D, manufacturing and quality assurance industries. We carry a full range of used test equipment from manufacturers such as Agilent, Ando, Anritsu, Fluke, HP, Keithley, Lecroy, Rohde & Schwarz, and Tektronix.
Used Test Equipment Includes
 • Oscilloscopes • Network Analyzers
 • Logic Analyzers • Spectrum analyzers
 • Multimeters • Sweep Generators
 • Function Generators • Attenuators
 • Power Supplies • Probes
 • Calibration Kits • EMI RFI EMC
 • Comms Analyzers Impedance Analyzers

We want to be your Partners, helping you capture the maximum value from your idle Test Equipment. By Partnering with Alliance Test you can recover 30%-40% more on your idle test equipment rather than selling to a dealer.

Ask about our Alliance Solutions program.

 

Agilent Technologies
agilent.com | 800-452-4844 | Santa Clara, CA
Basically, everything for every kind of testing need. Test equipment, racks, cables, adapters, amplifiers, cables, RF switches, spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, communications test sets, multimeters, EEsof EDA products.

Anritsu
us.anritsu.com | 800-267-4878 | Richardson, TX
Connectors, adapters, coax cable, terminations, attenuators, spectrum analyzers, vector network analyzers, power meters, signal generators and synthesizers and frequency counters, noise figure, optical test and measurement equipment, Bluetooth.

Applied Instruments, Inc
appliedin.com | 800-244-2976 | Indianapolis, IN
RF noise and multi-carrier CW signal generators, signal monitors with AGC pilot control, noise power ratio test sets, spectrum analyzers & signal level meters for CATV & satellite, & return path test sets.

dBm Corp
dbmcorp.com | 973-709-0020 | Wayne, NJ
Noise generators, satellite link emulators, RF up/down converters, frequency synthesizers, attenuators.

Focus Microwaves
focus-microwaves.com | 514-684-4554 | Canada
Noise measurement systems, load pull & harmonic systems, automatic & harmonic tuners, manual tuners, transistor test fixtures, VNA-TRL calibration kits, leasing and rentals, measurement services.

Please click here to visit the Noisecom websiteNoisecom
Phone: 973-386-9696
Parsippany, NJ
Noisecom has been a leading provider of RF & Microwave noise generating equipment used in commercial & military applications since 1985. We provide noise diodes, calibrated noise sources, jitter sources, cryogenic noise standards, and computer controlled instruments for either Precision C/N, or broad band white Gaussian noise. Noise Com provides off the shelf as well as custom designed noise testing solutions.
    • Digital Noise Generator
      • Analog Noise Generator
        • Jitter Noise Generator
          • Noise Diodes
            • 60 GHz Noise Figure Test Set
              • Calibrated Noise Sources
                • Interference Generator
                  • HD Radio Test Set
                    • Amplified Noise Modules
Application Notes: Handy tips & tricks
   Careers: Please visit the page if you are
                 interested in working for Noisecom.
   Calibration Services: Repair & calibration.
NoiseWave was founded by Microwave and RF Engineers with many decades of design experience in Noise theory and Noise fundamentals!

 

Please click here to visit the NoiseWave websiteNoiseWave
Whippany, NJ
Tel: 973-386-1119
info@noisewave.com

 NoiseWave - An International supplier of noise
                    sources and test equipment.
Noise is our focus, our business,
so we can help yours.
 We provide our customers with high quality
 standard and custom noise test solutions to
 meet commercial and military
 wireless applications.
 Noise Diodes - symmetrical Gaussian white
  noise voltage distribution & flat PSD.
 NW-ATE Series - economical and rugged.
 NW-B Series - industry standard TO-8 or SM pin
  packages.
 NW-D Series - industry standard DIP package
  pin packages.
 NW-CS Calibrated Source - broadband calibrated
  noise sources, ideal for NF measurement & BIT.
 NW-M Series - features high output power and
  broadband frequency coverage to 6 GHz.
 NW-MI Series - an economical and rugged
  manual noise instrument.

 

Hewlett-Packard (now Agilent)
agilent.com | 800-452-4844 | Palo Alto, CA
Test & measurement equipment, semiconductor products, communications management and test systems, automated test equipment (ATE).

Maury Microwave
maurymw.com | 909-987-4715 | Ontario, CA
Adapters, ATE, cable assemblies, connectors, noise sources, terminations, test equipment, tuners, waveguide.

Micronetics
micronetics.com | 603-883-2900 | Hudson, NH
Test equipment, noise sources, voltage controlled oscillators, switches, limiters, phase shifters, attenuators.

Watahan Nohara (now Noise Laboratory Co, Ltd)
noiseken.com | +81-(0)42 712 2051 | Japan
Noise-related testers and measuring equipment, CE mark emission and immunity test equipment.

Used & Rental Test Equipment
AccuSource Electronics
accusrc.com | 800-673-4102 | College Park, GA
Used test equipment fully refurbished at prices way below the competition.

Advanced Test Equipment Rentals
atecorp.com | 888-404-2832 | San Diego, CA
Offers custom rental, sale and lease solutions for test and measurement requirements with off-the-shelf inventory including AC power testers, amplifiers, analyzers, calibrators, datalogging, environmental test, inspection, lightwave, meters, network test tools, oscilloscopes, power supplies, recording, RFI/EMC/EMI, signal generators, video/CATV.

Alternative Test Equipment
alternativetest.com | +44 (0)845 345 7791 | UK
Sale and rental of quality, reconditioned test and measurement equipment including network analysers, oscilloscopes, power supplies, signal analysers, signal generators, spectrum analysers, telecoms, TV and video, wireless comms.

Applied Quality Test, Inc
selltestequipment.com/index.htm | 408-531-5300 | San Jose, CA
Used surplus idle electronic test equipment - We buy & sell all types of general purpose used test equipment throughout the USA.

Aptec Electronics
aptecelectronics.com | 310-640-7262 | El Segundo, CA
We buy and sell new and used electronic test equipment, aviation related parts, optical, mechanical & electronic components. Aptec Electronics has been a wholesale dealer in new and used electronic test equipment for over 20 years. We are in the aerospace capital of the world and have been able to accumulate quite an inventory of aerospace quality surplus equipment and parts.

Avalon Equipment Corp
avalontest.com | 888-542-8256 | Vista, CA
New & used test equipment including amplifiers, audio analyzers, calibrators, counters, data acquisition systems, EMC/EMI/compliance, fiber optic/lightwave, function/pulse generator, logic, network, spectrum analyzers, meters, oscilloscopes, sensors, signal generators.

Bell Electronics NW, Inc
bellnw.com | 800-366-5240 | Kent, WA
New and refurbished test and measurement equipment sales and rentals.

Bid-Service
bidservice.com | 732-863-9500 | Freehold, NJ
Very extensive inventory of used electronic and scientific manufacturing and inspection equipment, including semiconductor foundry machinery.

Calright Instruments
calright.com | 866-363-6634 | San Diego, CA
Quality new and used electronic test and measurement equipment including analyzers, counters, timers, meters, oscilloscopes, and more.

Consultair
consultair.com | +33 1 30 97 89 30 | France
Buy/sell/rent/trade new and used electronic test & measurement equipment for aeronautics civil and military, spare, repair, measure instruments, maintenance solutions, electronic components.

Electro Rent Corp
electrorent.com | 800-688-1111 | Van Nuys, CA
Rent/lease provider of test and measurement equipment.

Global Test Supply
globaltestsupply.com | 888-610-7664 | Wilmington, NC
Buy, rent, rent-to-own, and sell refurbed and save $$$. Quality, warrantied, refurbed TE from Agilent, Tektronix, Fluke, Anritsu, & more.

Instrument Rental Labs
testequip.com
303-469-5335 | Broomfield, CO
Rental & sales of electronic test equipment, spectrum analyzers, meters, power supplies, oscilloscopes.

Kandel Electronics
kandelelectronics.com | 800-582-TEST (8378) | Oreland, PA
Buy and sell used test equipment. 1000s of items in stock. On-site calibration lab with NIST traceability. Flexible purchase options.

LabX
labx.com | 888-781-0328 | Canada
Online auction and classified marketplace for scientific equipment including laboratory, electronic test equipment, and semiconductor ads. An alternative to eBay featuring flat rate to post ads & free wanted ads.

Megown Test and Measurement, Inc
megown.com | 800-442-5835 | Roseville, CA
Sells, rents, and leases new and reconditioned test and measurement equipment direct to end-users, providing superior products at the lowest price and in the shortest time frame. Sophisticated product inspection and testing process and state-of-the-art calibration lab. We are always interested in purchasing late-model test and measurement equipment.

Metric Test
metrictest.com | 800 417-4370 | Hayward, CA
New & refurbished electronic test equipment including oscilloscopes, analyzers, generators, meters, counters, power supplies, equipment racks, wireless & optical test equipment.

Mr Test Equipment
mrtestequipment.com | 905-274-6200 | Canada
Specializes in sales of refurbished (reconditioned with full warranty) electronic test and measurement equipment like oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, signal generators, logic analyzers, etc.

Naptech Test Equipment, Inc
naptech.com | 800-336-7723 | Lower Lake, CA
Sell-rent-lease-buy-trade quality reconditioned test equipment.

National Test Equipment, Inc
ntecusa.com | 760-639-1700 | Oceanside, CA
New, used, and reconditioned electronic test and measurement equipment sales, rentals, leasing, repair, and calibration. Agilent (HP), Tektronix, Fluke, Rohde & Schwarz, and many more.

Odyssey Technical Solutions
odysseyrf.com | 877-989-7007 | Round Rock, TX
State of the art repair facility specializing in RF microwaves, RF generators, and Automatch Networks. Services include repair, refurbishment, core exchanges, process and equipment engineering, and equipment sales.

Recycled Equipment
recycledequipment.com | 410-685-1997 | Baltimore, MD
Buys and sells quality used electronic test equipment and VXI/VME Equipment.

Spectra Test Equipment
spectratest.com | 800-716-2421 | Mountain View, CA
Rental, Purchase or Lease. We offer a wide selection of electronic instruments from all the leading manufacturers. Instrumentation types cover virtually all electronic, optical, microwave test items. Calibration and repair of our electronic instruments is performed in our in house NIST traceable calibration lab.

Technical Diagnostic Services, Inc
test-equipment-rental.com | 817-465-9494 | Arlington, TX
Provider of measurement, test, and diagnostic equipment, we stock equipment from over 250 leading vendors for hundreds of applications. This equipment is available for short or long term rental, lease purchase, and sale. We also provide NIST traceable calibration services with quick turn-around, electrical systems training, and services.

TekNet Electronics
teknetelectronics.com | 877-449-3760 | Alpharetta, GA
Used/refurbished electronic test equipment reseller and solution provider; buys and sells electronic test equipment worldwide to industry leading corporations, smaller end users, and government agencies and provides a wide range of technical, logistical, and financial services/solutions that covers the entire life cycle of your electronic testing equipment.

TestBuyer
testbuyer.com | Southfield, MI
With our easy-to-use interface and constantly growing database of equipment, you can quickly find and compare test and measurement equipment that best suits your applications. There are quick links to the manufacturers' specifications, brochures, and technical data sheets on our site - in one convenient location.

Test Equipment Depot
testequipmentdepot.com | 800-517-8431 | Melrose, MA
New & used electronic test equipment.

Test Equipment Solutions
testequipmenthq.com | +44 (0)1753 596000 | UK
Supplier of quality second user Test Equipment and low cost rental of the same.

Test Equipment Solutions Today
testsolu.com | 888-663-4710 | Foster City, CA
High-quality refurbished test and measurement equipment from such manufacturers as Agilent, Acterna, Advantest, Anritsu, Boonton, Fluke, Gigatronics, Hewlett Packard, IFR, Keithley, Marconi, Rohde & Schwarz, Sorenson, Spirent, Tektronix, TTC, Wavetek, and Wiltron.

TestEquity, Inc
testequity.com | 800-950-3457 | Thousand Oaks, CA
New & reconditioned test equipment, sales & rentals. Authorized Agilent, Tektronix, Rohde & Schwarz, Fluke, Xantrex, Instek, QuadTech distributor. Mfr of environmental chambers, temperature & humidity.

TestQuote, LLC
testquote.com | 561-540-2878 | Hypoluxo, FL
Reconditioned test & measurement equipment marketplace where you choose the purchase, sale, rental, or lease price.

Testwall Ltd
testwall.com | +353 (0)1 2190235 | Dublin, Ireland
Pre-owned test equipment and rental, including spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, power supplies, frequency counters, signal generators, synthesizers, data communications test equipment.

TICS International Ltd
tics.co.uk | +44 (0)870 787 4910 | UK
Suppliers of quality refurbished test equipment. Specializes in used electronic test equipment (Fluke, Agilent, HP, Tektronix, Solarton).

TRS-RenTelco
trs-rentelco.com | 800-874-7123 | DFW Airport, TX
Communication, fiber optic and electronic test equipment rentals & sales.

Tru Cal International
trucal.com | 800-681-5540 | Bensenville, IL
Comprehensive, nationwide instrument calibration services at a fully accredited calibration laboratory. Buy, rent, lease and sell used test equipment.

Tucker Electronics
tucker.com | 877-667-6044 | Garland, TX
New and refurbished electronic test & measurement instruments and environmental chambers, including digital multimeters/voltmeters, function generators & waveform synthesizers, network analyzers, oscilloscopes, power supplies, spectrum analyzers.

Used-Line
used-line.com | Southfield, MI
Search engine for buyers of used, refurbished and surplus test & measurement, lab and semiconductor manufacturing equipment

Valuetronics
valuetronics.com | 800-552-8258 | Elgin, IL
Buy, sell, and trade electronic test equipment including spectrum, network, logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, digital multimeters, power supplies, & signal generators.

Western Test Systems, Inc
westerntestsystems.com | 800-538-1493 | Cheyenne, WY
We offer a full range of refurbished and guaranteed coaxial and waveguide test hardware DC-110+ GHz. All items tested and warranted for ninety days. Fast delivery from stock. All major credit cards accepted.

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