PolyPhaser Releases RF Surge Protection Solutions Optimized for 4G LTE

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

PolyPhaser, a Smiths Microwave brand, today released its new TSX-4310 Series of RF surge protection solutions, with patented filtering technology and configurations engineered specifically for global communications networks.
The new TSX-4310 series has a 40 kA surge rating and ultra-low PIM (120 dBm typical).  It is ideal for 4G LTE and cell bands from 698 MHz to 2.7 GHz. Options include 4.3-10 connectors in female-female and female-male configurations.
These new offerings are the latest addition to PolyPhaser’s TSX family of ultra-low PIM DC block surge protectors, all of which feature patented SX™ filter engineering that greatly enhances reliability and performance.  Occupying approximately 40 percent less space than traditional components due to a compact design, the TSX protectors also provide bidirectional functionality for advanced capabilities.
Additional features include:
·         Fully weatherized housing
·         Multi-strike capabilities
·         Low let-through energy (less than 300 nJ) for optimized equipment protection
·         Bulkhead mounting design
Compliant with key standards including:
·         IEC 60529 IP67
·         RoHS and CE
·         IEC 61000-4.58/20 μs waveform
The TSX Series is now available from PolyPhaser and the company’s global distribution partners
About PolyPhaser
Part of the Smiths Microwave family of brands, PolyPhaser is a leading market provider with patented RF protection solutions for communications systems. Through innovative RF engineering and manufacturing capabilities, PolyPhaser provides protection technology that virtually assures uninterrupted communications flow of data and information through global networks.
About Smiths Microwave
Smiths Microwave is a leading provider of components, sub-assemblies, antennas and system solutions that test, filter, protect, and process high-frequency signals primarily for defense, aerospace, test and measurement, and wireless telecommunications applications.
As a family of brands, TECOM, TRAK, Millitech, EMC Technology, Florida RF Labs, LORCH, TRAK Limited, Kaelus, PolyPhaser, Transtector Systems, and RadioWaves provide exacting antenna system solutions for the military and commercial aerospace, as well as transceivers, frequency sources, timing systems, component applications and a wide range of innovative RF, microwave and surge protection solutions for the wireless telecommunications sector.
Alongside Smiths Connectors and Smiths Power, Smiths Microwave is part of the Smiths Interconnect division of Smiths Group (, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications, and engineered components. Smiths Group employs more than 23,000 people in over 50 countries.