Pasternack has released a new line of 52 BMA connectors and adapters with maximum operating frequency of 22 GHz. They are designed for blind mating, rack and panels, phased array systems, RF backplanes and high-speed switching.
This new product line is made up of 45 connectors with VSWR as low as 1.2:1, and 7 adapters with VSWR as low as 1.15:1. They feature gold-plated BeCu contacts, 50 Ohm impedance and a temperature range of –65° to 125°C. Many of the models provide radial and axial float to help with alignment.
Military versions are made of stainless steel. Commercial versions are constructed of brass. Hermetic versions are also available. These BMA connectors and adapters are ideally suited for military electronics and telecommunications applications.