Following on from our popular Top Ten Oscilloscopes article comes our list of the Top Ten Shield Boxes.
Put together from MCS data; the list is a top ten of the most requested shield boxes this year so far.
Starting a list of top ten is the TC5922A from the popular Tescom range.
The TC5922A makes an ideal solution for testing mobiles and small RF devices on test benches of R&D, service and QC.
Features include Shock absorber on lid and an EMI filter on all Data and DC lines.
9. Tescom-TC5910C Shield Box
Another Tescom product, this shield box provides RF isolation and signal connections necessary for mobile testing. The TC5910C comes with two RF ports and two EMI filtered data ports.
Are Tescom the only manufacturer of Shield Boxes??
Yes you guessed it, another Tescom product, the TC5910D offers the ideal solution for testing mobiles, Bluetooth, DAB/DMB, RFID, Zigbee and other small RF devices.
Offers reliable High RF shielding up to 2.5GHz.
Another manufacturer finally appears on our list. The Anritsu MA8120E with its internal wideband antenna enables testing of W-CDMA/UMTS, cdma2000, GSM, PDC, and PHS mobile terminals and wireless LAN terminals using a radio connection.
Half way through our list now and we are back to the norm again.
The Tescom TC5970B provides RF radiation shielding for testing medium and large size Wireless Devices for Engineering, Manufacturing and Service.
The TC5920A provides an efficient RF isolated test environment for testing mobile, WLAN and small RF devices on the benches of R&D, service, QC and manufacturing.
It seems Tescom have a monopoly on shield boxes but keep reading we have a surprise in store for you.
With the RF coupling accessory and filtered control ports, the TC5915A provides RF isolation and single connections necessary for mobile testing.
Second on our list is the TC5916A, with reliable high RF shielding up to 2.5GHz it provides RF isolation and signal connections necessary for mobile testing.
And we are finally here; the top requested shield box of the year is the Tesco... I mean Aeroflex 4921 RF Shield Box. The RF Shielded chamber is a new RF shielding solution for testing 3G mobile phones, as well as data cards and WLAN equipment in large service centres and production lines.
So there we have it another top ten completed. Any suggestions for the next one?
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