HIGH-RELIABILITY ELECTRONICS

Rugged electronics that must operate in harsh conditions involving extremes in temperature, shock, vibration, moisture, dust, and dirt

CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES: Pentair offers rugged SFF enclosures

Pentair in Warwick, R.I., is introducing the Schroff Interscale M range of enclosures for small-form-factor (SFF) printed circuit boards.

EMBEDDED COMPUTING: Rugged 3U VPX ARM-based processor modules introduced by Curtiss-Wright

The Curtiss-Wright Corp. Defense Solutions division in Ashburn, Va., is introducing the VPX3-1701 3U VPX embedded computing module based on a CPU that has dual 1 GHz ARM processors for demanding C4ISR applications such as video, radar, and sonar data processing.

CONNECTORS: Rugged metal nano-connectors introduced by Omnetics

Omnetics Connector Corp. is introducing the Metal Nano-Connectors high-density, multi-position connectors made with break-away or threaded metal housings for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and other mission-critical aerospace and defense applications.

RUGGED COMPUTERS: Curtiss-Wright to provide Ethernet switches for Atlas and Delta launch

Rocket scientists at the United Launch Alliance (ULA) in Centennial, Colo., needed rugged Ethernet switches for the Atlas V and Delta IV launch vehicles.

RF AND MICROWAVE: Air National Guard chooses RF amplifiers from AR Modular for C-130 aircraft

Communications experts at the U.S. Air National Guard in Washington needed RF and microwave equipment for an upgrade to Air Guard EC-130 Commando Solo special operations aircraft.

Rugged and reliable mobile devices

Industry delivers a wealth of mobile computing and communications devices capable of withstanding extreme aerospace and defense environments and applications.

Northrop Grumman to begin upgrading Kearfott navigation systems in MQ-8B/C Fire Scout UAVs

Northrop Grumman to begin upgrading Kearfott navigation systems in MQ-8B/C Fire Scout UAVs

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 9 July 2014. U.S. Navy unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) experts plan to upgrade the navigation systems in Northrop Grumman MQ-8B/C Fire Scout shipboard unmanned helicopters to improve the UAV's precision and reliability.

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Kontron PC/104 Standalone Single Board Computers (SBCs) serve in every format, even with consistent product families that allow full accessory and chassis re-use.

General Micro "Horizon" C299

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Rugged Mobile Communications Server

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API DC Link Power Film Capacitors

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VPX3-453 3U VPX Virtex-6/8640D Digital Signal Processor

The Curtiss-Wright VPX3-453 is a high performance 3U VPX DSP and FPGA processor card that combines a Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA and a Freescale Power Architecture MPC8640D processor.

Light Curing Systems

Master Bond offers a large family of light curing products that cure upon exposure to a UV or LED light source. UV systems are environmentally friendly and do not include any solvents or diluents. As one part formulations, they offer the convenience of no mixing and easy processing to speed

Silicones

Master Bond’s silicones are available in both one part and two part versions that offer the advantageous combination of high temperature resistance and superior flexibility. Our single component systems make processing simple with fast cures at room temperature based on atmospheric humidity. They eliminate complicated mix ratios and bond well

Epoxies

Master Bond offers an extensive range of one and two part epoxies for a variety of applications and industries. Two part epoxies are composed of a resin and a hardener and most systems are designed to cure at room temperature or more quickly at elevated temperatures. Master Bond keeps its

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Extreme Engineering Solutions Inc (X-ES)

 Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) is a leader in the design, manufacture, and support of standard and custom embedded computing solutions. X-ES provides an extensive portfolio of commercial and ruggedized Single Board Computers (SBCs), I/O, SSD storage, networking, backplanes, enclosures, power modules, and integrated

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Crane Aerospace & Electronics

When failure is NOT an option...rely on Crane Aerospace & Electronics. We supply high-density, high-reliability components and electronics to the aerospace and defense markets that are designed for some of the toughest environments including ground based, airborne and space flight. Partner with Crane,

GE Intelligent Platforms

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