EQUIPMENT 

Equipment Overview

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Equipment Available for Rent Summary

*Other renting options are available upon Request*

  • Mobile Admittance Tunnel (Insertion Loss)

    • UHF/VHF frequency range (0.7-18 GHz)

    • Microwave frequency range (7-50 GHz)

  • Mobile Arch (Reflection Loss)

    • UHF/VHF frequency range (0.7-18 GHz)

    • Microwave frequency range (7-50 GHz)

  • Mobile Resistive Sheet Epod Table

    • Resonate Frequency Range (125-175 MHz) 

  • Other Frequencies and configurations are available upon request (expandable to 90 - 250 MHz)

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*Financing is available for purchased and long-term leases.
 

Purchasing available for above items as well, please contact us for more details.

‌Leasing & Purchasing Summary

  • Gaussian Beam Antennas (GBA)

    • Frequency ranges (banded from 500 MHz – 125 GHz)

      • VHF Arch / Tunnel freq. 500 MHz to 24 GHz

      • Microwave Arch / Tunnel freq. 2-50 GHz

      • Millimeter Arch / Tunnel freq. 42-125 GHz

  • ​​Epod Antennas

    • ​Single Resonate Frequency ranges from 90 MHz to 400 MHz

  • ​GBA Insertion Loss (IL) fixtures and Turnkey Systems

    • ​Normal IL and Off-Angle to 60º

    • Applications: Laboratory QA & In-process QC,
      Environmental Chambers: Temperature, Humidity, Vacuum

  • GBA ​Reflection Loss (RL) fixtures and Turnkey Systems

    • ​Bi-static Reflection Angle from +5 to +85º

    • Applications: Laboratory QA & In-process QC,
      Environmental Chambers: Temperature, Humidity, Vacuum, Hand-held fixtures

  • Robotic Scanners

    • Using Either Gaussian Beam or Epod antennas

    • Applications: Laboratory QA & In-process QC

  • Custom Test applications

    • ​Powders: 10 MHz to 2 GHz, Laboratory QA

    • Resins: 10 MHz to 20 GHz, Laboratory QA & In-process QC

    • Magnetic Film & Panels: 10 MHz to 10 GHz

 

Gaussian Beam Tunnels

VHF Frequency Admittance Tunnel

Applications

  • ‌Laboratory QA environments

  • Mobility for program areas use

  • Material testing ranges:

    • Low loss / Low Dielectric materials

    • Radomes

    • Webs; S-glass, Kevlar, etc.

    • Honeycomb cores

    • FR4 type foams

  • Absorbing structures

    • Lossy / Conductive material

    • Resistive films / R-cards

    • Absorbers

    • Magrams

  • Uniformity testing

Specifications‌

  • Frequency from 0.5 to 24 GHz

  • Beam Size 12.5" @ 10 GHz

  • 70 dB dynamic range @ 10 GHz

  • Off-angle (45º) Insertion Loss Capable

  • Dimensions: 58" x 64" x 84"

  • Sample size depends upon desired freq. range of test

  • Low diffraction sample table

  • Attach to any Vector Network Analyzer

  • Customized control software available upon request

Contact us for a complete list of equipment options

Useful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board,
Composite Fabrication, Food & Drug, Alternative Energy

*Purchasing & Leasing Options Available

Microwave Frequency Admittance Tunnel

Applications

  • Laboratory QA environments

  • Table Top / Mobility for program areas

  • Material testing ranges:

    • Low loss / Low Dielectric materials

    • Radomes

    • Webs; S-glass, Kevlar, etc.

    • Honeycomb cores

    • FR4 type foams

  • Absorbing structures

    • Lossy / Conductive material

    • Resistive films / R-cards

    • Absorbers

    • Magrams

  • Uniformity testing

  • FOD & Defect Detection

Specifications

  • Frequency range is banded from 2 to 50 GHz and is dependent on PRA antennas ordered

  • Beam Size  range; 1" to 2.5" dia

  • Off-Angle (60º) insertion Loss capable

  • Minimum sample is 3.0" for normal or 6.0” for off-angle

  • Dimensions: 26 x 40 x 36"

  • Optional probe mounts

    • Dual Polarity /Multi Probe for frequency

  • Attach to any Vector network Analyzer

  • Customized control software available upon request

Contact us for a complete list of equipment options

 

Useful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board, EMC/EMI
Composite Fabrications, Food & Drug, Alternative Energy

*Purchasing & Leasing Options Available

 

Gaussian Beam Reflection Arches

VHF Frequency Arch

Applications

  • ‌Laboratory QA environments

  • Mobility for program areas

  • Material testing ranges:

    • Low loss materials

    • Radomes

    • Webs; S-glass, Kevlar, etc.

    • Honeycomb cores

    • FR4 type foams

  • Absorbing structures

    • Lossy / Conductive material

    • Resistive films / R-cards

    • Absorbers

    • Magrams

  • Uniformity testing

Useful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board, EMC/EMI
Composite Fab., Food & Drug, Alternative Energy

‌Options available

  • Customized sample tables

  • Automated positioning & calibration

  • Space saving applications

  • Contact us for more details

*Purchasing & Leasing Options Available

Specifications

  • ‌Frequency from 0.5 to 24 GHz

  • Beam Size 12.5" @ 10 GHz

  • Angle range (TE & TM)

    • +10º to +85º

    • Cross talk reduction baffle

  • Dimensions: 60" x 48" x 84"

  • Sample size depends upon desired freq. range of test

  • Low diffraction sample table

  • Attach to any Vector network Analyzer

  • Customized control software available upon request

Microwave Frequency Arch

Applications

  • ‌Laboratory QA environments

  • In-process QC Productions

  • Hand-held devices

  • Table Top / Mobility for program areas

  • Material testing ranges:

    • Low loss / Low Dielectric materials

    • Radomes

    • Webs; S-glass, Kevlar, etc.

    • Honeycomb cores

    • FR4 type foams

  • Absorbing structures

    • Lossy / Conductive material

    • Resistive films / R-cards

    • Absorbers

    • Magrams

  • Uniformity testing

  • FOD & Defect Detection

Specifications

  • ‌Frequency from 2 to 50 GHz

  • Beam Size 2.5" @ 10 GHz

  • Angle range (TE & TM)

    • +10º to +85º

    • Cross talk reduction baffle

  • Dimensions: 24" x 36" x 36"

  • Sample size depends upon desired freq. range of test

  • Low diffraction sample table

  • Attach to any Vector network Analyzer

  • Customized control software available upon request

Useful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board,
Composite Fab., Food & Drug, Alternative Energy

*Purchasing & Leasing Options Available

‌Options available

  • Customized sample tables

  • Automated positioning & calibration

  • Space saving applications

  • Contact us for more details

 

Epods & MEpods Table

Epods

Applications

  • Laboratory QA environments

  • In-process QC environments

  • Hand-held repair

  • Material testing ranges:

    • Low loss / Low Dielectric materials

    • Radomes

    • Webs; S-glass, Kevlar, etc.

  • Absorbing structures:

    • Lossy / Conductive material

    • Resistive films / R-cards

  • Uniformity testing

  • FOD & Defect detection

  • RF power field probing

‌Useful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board, Composite Fab., Food & Drug, Alternative Energy, Infrastructure, Oil / Gas

*Purchasing & Leasing Options Available

Epod is a single resonate frequency probe

Specifications:

  • Resonate frequency range

    • Epod; Any single resonate freq. from 90 MHz to 450 MHz

  • Resonate Beam Size 1.5" dia. x 2" tall

  • Dimensions:

    • Epod = 4" x 4" x 4"

  • Attach to any Vector network Analyzer

  • Customized control software available upon request

Dual Epod Table

Applications:

  • ‌Laboratory QA environments

  • Mobility for program areas

  • Material testing ranges:

    • Low loss / Low Dielectric materials

    • Radomes

    • Webs; S-glass, Kevlar, etc.

  • Absorbing structures

    • Lossy / Conductive material

    • Resistive films / R-cards

    • Absorbers

  • Uniformity testing

  • FOD & Defect detection

Specifications:

  • ‌Resonate frequency range

    • Epod 90 MHz to 1.5 GHz

  • Resonate Beam Size 1.5" dia. x 2'' tall

  • Dimensions: 30 x 36 x 60"

  • Attach to any Vector Network Analyzer

  • Customized control software available upon request

 

U‌seful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board, Composite Fab., Food & Drug, Alternative Energy, Infrastructure,

Oil / Gas

*Purchasing & Leasing Options Available

 

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Laboratory QA & 

In-Process QC Test Services

 

Non-Destructive / Non-Contact:

In-Process QC Test Services

‌Gaussian Beam Test Method

  • Freq. Range

    • VHF: 0.5-16 GHz

    • Banded Microwave: 2 - 50 GHz

    • Millimeter Wave: 42- 125 GHz

  • Non-contact test methods

    • Insertion Loss - Tunnel

    • Reflection Loss - Arch

    • XYZ- Scanners / Uniformity

  • Operating Temperature

    • (Room  ~  130ºF)

    • 3,000ºF under development

Test Configurations

  • Insertion Loss

  • Reflection Loss

  • Dual Polarity / Multi-banded

  • Options

    • Heavy sample supports​

    • Integrated vacuum Tables

*Available for sale and lease

MWI Advantages

  • Testing actual deliverables

  • Reduced sample waste by >85%

  • Increased uniformity by >92%

  • Production ready software (SPC)

  • Sample prep. reduction

    • No stopping line for QA sample

    • No waste due to restarts

  • Control Uniformity at freq. interest

    • Down / Cross Web variability

  • Anisotropic materials

Production Test Quality

  • Full-automation

  • Collection Speed (2 – 30sec.)

  • SPC run charts

  • Real-time data output

  • Collection Data

    • dB & Phase / Smith Chart

  • Calculation / Data Reduction

  • Permittivity, Permeability, Ohms/sq., Zo, C, L, R

 

Non-Destructive / Low Frequency:

In-Process QC Test Services

‌Open Cavity Resonator Method

  • Agilent Equipment

    • Field Fox, PXI-VNA

    • PNA or ENA

  • Freq. Range

    • Single point (0.01- 3.5 GHz)

    • Multi-point band

    • Swept Frequency

    • Higher Freq. upon request

  • Near Proximity test Methods

    • Sheet admittance

    • Material Uniformity

    • Defect Detection

    • XYZ- Scanners / Uniformity

*Available for sale and lease

Useful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board, Composite Fab., Food & Drug, Alternative Energy, Infrastructure, Oil / Gas

MWI Advantages

  • Testing actual deliverable

  • Reduced sample waist by >85%

  • Increased uniformity by >92%

  • Production ready software (SPC)

  • Sample prep. Reduction

    • No stopping line for QA sample

    • No waste due to restarts

  • Control Uniformity at UHF/VHF freq.

    • Down / Cross Web variability

  • Anisotropic materials

Production Test Quality

  • Full-automation

  • Collection Speed (0.1 – 30sec.)

  • SPC run charts (Avg, min., max)

  • Real-time data output

  • Collection Data

    • dB & Phase / Smith Chart

  • Calculation / Data Reduction
    Admittance, Conductance, Ohms/sq., Zo, C, L, R

 

Hand-Held Configurations

Applications:

  • Repair, Defect, and FOD inspection

  • Material testing ranges Low loss / Low Dielectric materials

    • Radomes

    • Webs; S-glass, Kevlar, etc.

  • Absorbing structures

    • Lossy / Conductive material

    • Resistive films / R-cards

  • Uniformity testing

  • FOD & Defect detection

Specifications:

  • Resonate frequency range

    • Epod; Any single resonate freq. from 90 MHz to 1.5 GHz

  • Dimensions:

    • Epod = 6” x 4” x 4“ ,

    • Reflectometers = 6” x 6” x 12” and wt. < 3 lbs

  • Connects to any Vector Network Analyzer

‌Useful in these Industries:
Aerospace, Automotive, Circuit Board, Composite Fab.,
Food & Drug, Alternative Energy, Infrastructure, Oil / Gas

*Available for sale only

More Products Coming Soon...

 

 

*Please contact us for more information

  • Powder Test Applications

  • Liquid Test Applications

  • Extremely small sample 

  • High Temperature

  • Vacuum Chamber

  • EMC / EMI

OPENING HOURS
ADDRESS
GET IN TOUCH

Mon - Fri: 7am - 4pm

​​Saturday: By appointment only 

​Sunday: By appointment only

1002 E Vista del Cerro Drive

Tempe, Arizona 85281

Mailing:

PO Box 10526

Tempe, AZ 85284

480-773-7100

info@mwilab.com

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