Microwave transmission lines are quite often exposed to a wide range of hostile environments. These may include extreme temperature, abrasion, comprehensive forces, high pressure fluids, solvents, chemicals, salt water, UV, vibration, and mechanical stress, just to name a few.
Custom Solutions: In addition to our internally ruggedized cables, IW has a wide range of materials and processes designed to protect the integrity of our cable assemblies. These include a variety of metallic and non-metallic external sheaths to address your specific application. Please contact us for details.
1 PEEK braid for high abrasion protection at temperatures up to 300˚C
2 Pressure tight flexible stainless steel conduit
3 Fire resistant NOMEX* braid *Nomex is a registered trademark of the DuPont Corporation
4 Interlocked stainless steel armor, crush resistant up to 400 lbs per linear inch
5 Stainless steel braid
6 Abrasion resistant PET monomer braid
7 Neoprene weather proof jacket