Capabilities

Founded in 1973, Delta Microwave is a top manufacturer of custom and standard microwave comments for Military, Space Heritage, and High-Reliability commercial applications.

Capabilities

Our 36,000 square foot facility has 20,000 square feet of ESD flooring and a 7,000 square foot cleanroom.

Quality Systems
Quality systems:
  • AS-9100:2004 Registered
  • ISO-9001:2008 Registered
  • Facility ESD and FOE plans
  • 100% RAM Optical Comparator inspection for high reliability components
  • Full backward and forward traceability
  • High-reliability screening
  • NASA-STD-8739.3
  • MIL-STD-2000
  • IPC/EIA J-STD-001
  • IPC-A-600 and 610 Certified
Engineering
Engineering:
  • RF and Microwave circuit simulation
  • Ansoft HFSS
  • Microwave Office
  • Eagleware
  • Internally developed software
  • Multipactor analysis
  • ESA/ESTEC
  • 3D design and modeling
  • Autodesk
  • Mechanical stress analysis
  • Algor
  • Thermal analysis
  • Algor
Manufacturing
Manufacturing:
  • 20,000 sq. ft. ESD protected fabrication, assembly, and test areas
  • 7,000 sq. ft. Class 100,000 clean room
  • NASA and IPC certified assemblers and instructors
  • Hybrid chip and wire assembly
  • Full Machine shop with four 3-Axis CNC machines
  • Prototype PCB Fabrication

Manufacturing capabilities support rapid prototyping, small/medium production and volume manufacturing.

Electrical Testing In-House
Electrical Testing In-House up to 40 GHz:
  • 20+ PNA and VNA Test stations
  • 2 four port PNA-X Network Analyzers
  • Oscilloscopes, Noise-Figure, RF Power, Digital Stripchart Recording, Thermal Imaging and configurable switch matrixes
  • Phase noise (including testing under Vibration)
  • RF High Power Testing (up to 2kW)
  • ATE & Computerized data collection with HPVEE
Environmental Testing (In-House)
Environmental Testing (In-House):
  • Temperature-Altitude
  • Thermal shock
  • Temperature cycling
  • Thermal vacuum
  • Particle Impact Noise Detection (PIND)
  • Mechanical shock
  • Random Vibration
  • Humidity
  • Corona (space applications)
  • Multipaction (space applications)
Passive products
Passive products:
  • Filters
  • Filter Banks
  • Diplexers
  • Triplexers
  • Variable Attenuators
  • Hybrid Couplers
  • Directional Couplers
  • Combiners, Dividers-Splitters
  • Limiters
Active products
Active products to 40 GHz:
  • Low Noise Amplifiers
  • High Power Amplifiers
  • GaN Power Amplifiers
  • GaAs Power Amplifiers
  • Filter Assemblies
  • Switched filter banks
  • Diplexers
  • Triplexers
  • Frequency Converters
  • Upconverters
  • Downconverters
  • Integrated Assemblies
  • Multifunctional assemblies such as T/R modules, transceivers, assemblies with oscillators, switches, mixers, attenuators, amplifiers, detectors, equalizers