Times Microwave Systems

Times Microwave Systems

Times Microwave Systems (TMS) is a leading provider of high performance coaxial transmission line technology. Since its founding in 1948, Times Microwave Systems has helped establish the modern coaxial cable industry. The company provides a wide portfolio of transmission line solutions for military, aerospace, wireless communications, and industrial applications. With global production facilities in the US and China, Times Microwave Solutions provides solutions for specialized applications with demanding requirements, as well as solutions for high volume commercial applications with frequencies ranging from a few kHz to 50 GHz.

In 2009, Times Microwave Systems became a subsidiary of the globally recognized Amphenol Corporation. With the resources of one of the world’s largest manufacturers of interconnect products behind it, Times Microwave Systems has continued to push the envelope of innovative cabling products and advanced interconnects for the most demanding systems. Among its many achievements, Times Microwave Systems leads the industry in phase stable cable performance, pioneered the development of low smoke cables for shipboard applications, and is now working to develop the next generation of transmission lines. With its extensive knowledge of transmission line theory and high quality manufacturing processes, Times Microwave Systems was also a pioneer in developing closed cell low loss polyethylene foam dielectrics and low loss taped polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) dielectric coaxial cables.

Military Qualified

Times Microwave Systems develops transmission line products to suit a wide variety of applications, including specialized high demand products for use in aerospace and electronic warfare. Since its very beginning, Times Microwave Systems has helped to play a crucial role in the development of military specifications, including MIL-C-17 for coaxial cables and MIL-T-81490 for transmission lines. Today, Times Microwave Systems is the leading provider of MIL-C-17 qualified products with more QPLs (Qualified Product Listings) than any other manufacturer. The company is also qualified to supply microwave transmission lines meeting MIL-T-81490 and MIL-C-87104 (US Air Force) requirements, which specify requirements for extreme military environments. In addition to its adherence to MIL qualifications, Times Microwave Systems is also committed to improving its products via ISO-9001 Quality Standards and ISO-14001 Environmental Management Systems.

Superior Lightning Protection

Times Microwave Systems is also a leading provider of lightning protection equipment in its Times Protect product lineup. With an increasing reliance on wireless systems and the ever present risk of lightning strikes and subsequent system damage, high quality lightning protection equipment is a necessary component of any wireless system. Designed to provide exceptional grounding and lightning protection for wireless systems, Times Protect from Times Microwave Systems includes a wide range of DC surge protection components. In addition, Times Microwave Systems offers the Times Protect RF surge protection tester, which helps ensure the proper functionality of your lightning protection equipment to maintain the safety of your critical systems. The Times Protect product lineup includes lightning protection equipment for a wide variety of applications and frequencies up to 7 GHz.

At Gap Wireless, we provide an extensive selection of Times Microwave System’s advanced coaxial transmission line products, including its silverline test cables, lightning protection, low PIM assemblies, and RF lightning protection testing equipment. Whether you’re looking for high volume commercial cable products or high performance specialty transmission equipment, browse the Gap Wireless web store today to discover the right fit for your needs.