Metrology 101: Millimeter Wave Connector Care

Type N Connector

by Agilent Technologies

Connectors, adapters, and calibration standards in the millimeter-wave frequency range (26 GHz to 70 GHz) are VERY expensive.  Although all connectors eventually wear, with knowledge, care, and proper technique, you can easily maximize the accuracy, repeatability, and useful lifetime of coaxial connectors. Read Full Article (PDF)