VNA Test Cables

Phase stable test & measurement cable assemblies

 

StormTest - 50 GHz SERIES

Internally ruggedized cable construction delivers longer life and excellent RFstability for high performance VNA Test Leads. STORM-TEST™50 GHz delivers low loss, exceptional performance in applications requiring both durability and phasestability vs. flexure.
The result? Calibration accuracy is maintained, with worry-free handling

Features

  • Custom cable bend protection behind the connector
  • Crush & torque resistant due to internal armoring
  • Braided FEP jacket
  •  Phase and amplitude stable with flex
  • Flexible
  • Phase matching options

 

 

Benefits

  • Natural abrasion resistance prevents fraying of outer jacket
  • Ease of use
  • Calibration accuracy is maintained, reducing downtime
  • Mechanical robustness
  • Optimizes cable assembly product life
  • Customer specific requirements
SPECIFICATIONS STORM-TEST™ 50 GHz
Diameter, Nominal (in/mm) .200 / 5.08
Max Frequency (GHz) 50
Phase Matching Available
Phase Stability vs. Flex, typ (@ max frequency) ±6
Amplitude Stability vs. Flex, typ (dB @ max frequency) 0.021
Attenuation, nom (dB/ft @ max frequency) 1.384
Shielding Effectiveness, min (dB @ 1 GHz) > 95
Typical VSWR (2 straight connectors) 1.35:1 @ 50 GHz
Min Bend Radius, (in/mm), Static 1 / 25.4
Typical Flex Cycles 50,000
Temperature Range (°C) –54 to +125
Connector Codes Shortcut
Straight Plug SP
Straight Jack SJ
Ruggedized Test Port Connector NMD
SP
SJ
NMD

 

AccuTest - 150 & 200 SERIES

If you’re responsible for testing RF and microwave electronics systems and hardware, you should know: For over 20 years, Storm Products has been developing and delivering standard and custom Test & Measurement solutions to meet challenging needs like yours. Take our Accu-Test ® cable assemblies. The Accu-Test ® line of assemblies was designed to provide exceptional performance in applications requiring both durability and phase stability vs. flexure. The result? Calibration accuracy is maintained, with worry-free handling.

Features

  • Phase and amplitude stable with flex
  • Flexible
  • Crush & kink resistant armoring and ruggedizing options
  • Phase matching options
  • Off-the-shelf standard assemblies

 

 

Benefits

  • Calibration accuracy is maintained
  • Easy to use
  • Longer life
  • Ideal for comparative measurements
  • Reduces down time

The basic Accu-Test ® cable is designed to be durable. However, for those applications requiring added durability, Accu-Test ® assemblies are also available in ruggedized, armored, and soft armored versions.

SPECIFICATIONS ACCU-TEST® 150 ACCU-TEST® 200
Diameter, Nominal (in/mm) 0.150/3.81 0.200/5.08
Max Frequency (GHz) 40 26.5
Phase Matching Available Available
Phase Stability vs. Flex, typ (degrees @ max frequency) ±3 ±3
Amplitude Stability vs. Flex, typ (dB @ max frequency) 0.060 0.040
Attenuation, nom (dB/ft @ max frequency) 0.94 0.61
Shielding Effectiveness, min (dB @ 1 GHz) > 100 > 100
Typical VSWR (2 straight connectors) 1.15:1 @ 18 GHz 1.30:1 @ 40 GHz 1.15:1 @ 18 GHz 1.25:1 @ 26.5 GHz
Min Bend Radius, (in/mm), Static 1 / 25.4 1 / 25.4
Weight (grams/ft/m) 11.50/37.73 20.00/65.62
Temperature Range (°C) –54 to +125 –54 to +125
Connector Codes Shortcut
Straight Plug SP
Straight Jack SJ
Ruggedized Test Port Connector NMD
Right-Angle Plug RAP
SP
SJ
NMD
RAP