Laird Technologies Releases New SJS515090-16 Dual Slant 90° Sector Antenna

Published on November 4, 2010

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Antenna Designed for Extremely High Levels of System Performance

St. Louis, Missouri, USA – November 4, 2010 – Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, today announced the release of its new SJS515090-16 dual slant 90° sector antenna.

Specifically designed for WiMAX/broadband wireless applications, the antenna operates in the 5.15 to 5.85 GHz with 15.75 dBi to 16.25 dBi, gain, and a peak gain of 16.75 dBi with +45° and -45° polarization. Extremely low-side lobes and null fill below the horizon results in uniform energy distribution within the coverage area.

“The SJS515090-16 gives uniform cell coverage, resulting in extremely high levels of system performance and ruggedness while maintaining a slim profile with low wind and ice loading,” said Quaid Rasheed, Laird Technologies BWA Antenna Product Manager. “This is due to the highly skilled engineering staff of Laird Technologies, and to the utilization of Laird Technologies’ proprietary Artificial Intelligence RF Optimizing (AIO) development tool.”

With rugged carrier class construction, two Type N-f connectors at the bottom are provided for easy installation. The SJS515090-16 antenna is ideal for high multi-path environment, large carrier class deployment, and WiMAX service provider applications.

An industry leader in the design and manufacture of antennas for mobile devices and wireless data, Laird Technologies possesses end-to-end system knowledge and employs advanced, proprietary design tools to bring novel antenna designs to market with unmatched performance that maximize total system performance and user satisfaction. 

About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies designs and manufactures customized, performance-critical products for wireless and other advanced electronics applications.

The company is a global market leader in the design and supply of electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding, thermal management products, specialty metal products, signal integrity components, and wireless antenna solutions, as well as radio frequency (RF) modules and systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 10,000 employees in more than 39 facilities located in 13 countries.

Contact Information

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  Europe: +44-(0)-7595-003-164 or
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