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New High Band VHF Hybrids from ERI at NABSHOW2019

Chandler, Indiana – April 1, 2019 – Electronics Research Inc. offers two (2) new high band VHF hybrid combiners at NABSHOW2019. The models available are the CH240 which is a 3 dB hybrid coupler and the CH245 which is a 3.68/2.43 dB hybrid; both models are primarily intended for use as power combiners. Both models are rated for 20 kW, average power, at their combined output. The standard connections for the inputs and reject load are 1-5/8-inch unflanged and the combined output is 3-1/8 unflanged. All are FastLine compatible connections. Both models are fully released to production.

Photo Caption: ERI Model CH240 High Band VHF 3 dB Hybrid Combiner

CH240 & CH245 High Band VHF Hybrid Brochure

For more information contact ERI at +1 (812) 925-6000 or visit the ERI web site www.eriinc.com.

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, designers, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all of your broadcast transmission system needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×214
Fax: (812) 925-4030
bharland@eriinc.com
Online: www.eriinc.com

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Electronics Research, Inc.
7777 Gardner Road
Chandler, IN 48610-9219
USA

+1 812 925-6000 (tel)
+1 812 925-4030 (fax)
877 ERI-LINE (toll-free)
Sales@eriinc.com
CustomerSupport@eriinc.com
www.eriinc.com
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ERI Introduces High Rejection High Band VHF Low Pass Harmonic Filters at NABSHOW2019

Photo Caption: CF232 & CF3032 Rendering

Chandler, Indiana – April 1, 2019 – Electronics Research Inc. has developed two new high rejection low pass harmonic filters for high band VHF television applications. These 13-section filters provide harmonic attenuation of 60 dB minimum from the 2nd through the 5th harmonic. There are two filter models in this product family. The model CF232 is rated for 6 kW average power, ATSC 1.0 (3 kW ATSC 3.0) with 1-5/8-inch unflanged flush cut female input and output connections. The model CF3032 has 3-1/8-inch unflanged flush cut female input and output and is rated for 25 kW average power, ATSC 1.0 (16 kW ATSC 3.0).

CF232 High Band VHF Harmonic Filter

CF3032 High Band VHF Harmonic Filter

For more information contact ERI at +1 (812) 925-6000 or visit the ERI web site www.eriinc.com.

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, designers, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all of your broadcast transmission system needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×214
Fax: (812) 925-4030
Online: www.eriinc.com

ERI Full Press Release

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Electronics Research, Inc.
7777 Gardner Road
Chandler, IN 48610-9219
USA

+1 812 925-6000 (tel)
+1 812 925-4030 (fax)
877 ERI-LINE (toll-free)
Sales@eriinc.com
CustomerSupport@eriinc.com
www.eriinc.com
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Integrated Fine Matchers Added to ERI CL Series Liquid Cooled UHF RF Loads

Chandler, Indiana – April 1, 2019 – Electronics Research, Inc. introduced its new CL Series liquid cooled RF loads at NABSHOW2018. New for this year is the addition of a new model, which adds an integrated UHF Fine Matcher for all sizes available for this product family. These models also include an integrated adjustable directional coupler at the load input as well. The loads are available in 3-1/8-inch (Model CL313), 4-1/16-inch (Model CL413) or 6-1/8-inch (Model CL613) swivel flange, female inputs. This family of liquid cooled UHF coaxial loads offer a proven design for handling high RF power at low cost. The loads employ a solution of antifreeze and water as both coolant and resistive material. The power dissipated by the load heats the solution and is removed by the constant flow. The loads are 50-inches in length, including the fine matcher, to save space and are constructed from Aluminum and Stainless Steel and are very light weight, the 6-1/8-inch load weighs less than 25 pounds.

Photo Caption: ERI Model CL313 (top) and CL613 Liquid Cooled RF Loads with integrated adjustable directional coupler and adjustable fine matcher. Shown installed in a 50 kW UHF RF System.

Other models in this product family include the models CL311, 3-1/8-inch; CL411, 4-1/16-inch; and CL611, 6-1/8-inch are the basic load designs. The models CL312, CL412, and CL612 include an integrated, externally terminated, adjustable directional coupler at the load input.

These products are all currently in production and availability for new orders is generally less than 30 days.

For more information contact ERI at +1 (812) 925-6000 or visit the ERI web site www.eriinc.com.

CL Series UHF Coaxial RF Loads

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, designers, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all of your broadcast transmission system needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×214
Fax: (812) 925-4030
bharland@eriinc.com
Online: www.eriinc.com

ERI Full Press Release

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Electronics Research, Inc.
7777 Gardner Road
Chandler, IN 48610-9219
USA
+1 812 925-6000 (tel)
+1 812 925-4030 (fax)
877 ERI-LINE (toll-free)
Sales@eriinc.com
CustomerSupport@eriinc.com
www.eriinc.com
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ERI Appoints John Lynch as Broadband Business Development Manager

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For Release 9:00 a.m. CST
January 10, 2019

ERI Appoints John Lynch as Broadband Business Development Manager

Chandler, Indiana USA – January 10, 2019 – John Lynch has joined Electronics Research, Inc. as Broadband Business Development Manager, Television Products. He will be responsible for the business development of broadband products and sales of ERI’s television transmission, structural products and associated services. He will be working with key broadcast industry leaders to develop the best in class antennas and complete transmission systems for ATSC 3.0 deployments.

Prior to joining ERI, Lynch spent more than 18 years in the broadcast and telecommunications industry. He joins ERI from the financial services Industry and PNC Bank. Lynch started his work in the Broadcast Industry with ITS Corporation as a Sales Engineer in 1993. As ITS grew and then acquired by ADC Telecommunications his role and responsibilities expanded to include project development and sales of MMDS Wireless Cable and Mobile Video and Data Delivery systems. This gave him significant experience with a wide range of transmission system standards and technologies. Lynch also had responsibility for broadcast sales for all of Canada, at Axcera LLC, growing that region into a multi-million-dollar business. He is a graduate of the University of Dayton. Dave Benco, ERI Vice President, US Sales commented “John has the experience with handling a wide range of sales challenges and is looking forward to playing a role in the emerging ATSC 3.0 market.  He has a strong grasp of both the technical and financial aspects of the broadcast business, and John will use these skills to help ERI and our customers achieve success.  We are glad to have him as part of our team.”

Outside of work, Lynch enjoys golf, spending time at his children’s events, is active as a board member for ACHIEVA an organization that provides services to families and individuals with special needs in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where he resides with his wife, Suzanne and children Meghan and Kyle.

He can be contacted at +1 (412) 418-2924 or by e-mail at jlynch@eriinc.com.

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, drafters, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all of your broadcast needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×214
Fax: (812) 925-4030
Online: www.eriinc.com

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ERI Introduces Compact Liquid Cooled RF Loads

Chandler, Indiana USA – April 3, 2018 – Electronics Research is launching a new series of liquid cooled RF loads at NABSHOW2018. This new family of liquid cooled UHF coaxial loads offer a proven design for handling high RF power at low cost. Models are available with 3-1/8-inch, 4-1/16-inch, and 6-1/8-inch swivel flange female inputs. The loads employ a solution of antifreeze and water as both coolant and resistive material. The power dissipated by the load heats the solution and is removed by the constant flow. These new RF loads are less than 45-inches in length to save space and are constructed from Aluminum and Stainless Steel and weigh less than 22 pounds. The Models CL311, 3-1/8-inch; CL411, 4-1/16-inch; and CL611, 6-1/8-inch are the basic load designs. The Models CL312, CL412, and CL612 include an integrated, externally terminated and adjustable directional coupler at the load input.

These new products are currently in production and availability for new orders is generally less than 30 days.

 

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, drafters, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all your broadcast needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

 

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×214
Fax: (812) 925-4030
E-mail: bharland@eriinc.com
Online: www.eriinc.com

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ERI Announces New Externally Terminated, Adjustable Directional Couplers at NABSHOW2018

Chandler, Indiana USA – April 3, 2018 – Electronics Research, Inc. (ERI) will show a new series of adjustable directional couplers that feature external terminations. This family of coaxial directional couplers that are adjustable and externally terminated. The orientation of any sampling port can easily be changed from forward to reflected by reposition the external termination load on the coupler.

These couplers are available in 3-1/8-inch, 4-1/16-inch, and 6-1/8-inch, 50-ohm, models, with flanged input and output connections. The 3-1/8-inch and 4-1/16-inch models are also available with an unflanged male connection at the coupler input. Models available with one to five adjustable couplers with Type N sample ports. One external termination load is supplied for each sample port. Directivity and coupling level are dependent on operating frequency. The design of this new product family is complete, and all items mentioned in this release are in current production.

 

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, drafters, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all your broadcast needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×214
Fax: (812) 925-4030
E-mail: bharland@eriinc.com
Online: www.eriinc.com

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New SUPERPANEL™ Broadband UHF TV Antenna

Chandler, Indiana USA – April 3, 2018 – ERI and iTECH are introducing their new SUPERPANEL broadband UHF panel antenna at the upcoming NABSHOW in Las Vegas. The i230ECx is a compact broadband side mounted UHF television antenna suitable for main and auxiliary applications. The antenna is configured in a cylindrical radome, that is very lightweight and low wind load. The base configuration is an 8-bay module that includes two inputs. The antenna can be supplied with an integrated hybrid power divider and phasing loop for fixed horizontal, elliptical or circular polarization or the system can be configured with a dual feed system that will allow for variable polarization ratios, that can be set for the entire array or for each individual channel feeding the system. This broadband antenna is suitable for single channel systems or for the combined operation of more than one television station in a single antenna. The 8-bay module is rated for 20 kW average power, 10 kW per input. There are standard system configurations for 8, 16 and 24 bays with array power handling capability up to 60 kW average power. The 16 and 24 bay configurations include the required power divider and feed harness.

The antenna is available with a wide cardioid azimuth pattern, Model i230ECW, or a narrow cardioid azimuth pattern, Model i230ECN. Both models are housed in a compact 22-inch (550 mm) cylindrical unpressurized fiberglass radome.

Standard antenna systems include 15-inch (381 mm) standoff brackets for mounting on poles or tower legs from 1.5-inches (35 mm) to 7.5-inches (191 mm) OD.  Standoff support pipes, face mount brackets, and mounts for larger diameter poles are available from ERI as optional items.

 

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, drafters, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all your broadcast needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

 

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×214
Fax: (812) 925-4030
E-mail: bharland@eriinc.com
Online: www.eriinc.com

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WRAL-TV, NBC Universal and NAB Showcase Next Gen TV with Olympic Broadcast

Capitol Broadcasting Company’s WRAL-TV, NBC Universal and the National Association of Broadcasters partnered on February 20th to present the 2018 Winter Olympic Games from PyeongChang using Next Gen TV. The new features of Next Gen TV include using the new ATSC 3.0 broadcast standard with 4K ultra high definition (UHD) video, LDM (Layer Division Multiplexing) technology and interactive applications.

The full press release and event photos can be found at the link below:

WRAL-TV Press Release

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Joe Wozniak Joins ERI as Eastern Region Account Manager, Television Products



Chandler, Indiana – December 7, 2017
–Joe Wozniak has joined ERI as Eastern Region Account Manager, Television Products. He will be responsible for the sales of ERI’s television transmission and structural products and associated services covering the Eastern US; bordered by and including the states of Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Mississippi. His territory also includes the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

Prior to joining ERI, Wozniak was the president of Maple Leaf RF Systems & Service LLC, a business he founded to provide support services for the user base of LARCAN television broadcast equipment. He managed all the sales, marketing and accounting functions for the business. Before founding Maple Leaf, Wozniak served as Regional Sales Manager at LARCAN USA, a position he held for twelve years. During that time, he managed company business in a multimillion dollar territory, including maintaining relationships with customers and delivering product presentations. Prior to LARCAN, Wozniak worked at Videotek and Acrodyne Industries. He has over thirty years of sales and marketing experience in the television transmitter industry. Wozniak received a Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Engineering from Drexel University.

Outside of work, Wozniak enjoys golf, photography, and is active in the local chapter of the Knights of Columbus and at Sacred Heart Church in Royersford, Pennsylvania, where he resides with his wife, Cindy.

He can be contacted at +1 (267) 408-3037 or by e-mail at jwozniak@eriinc.com.

About Electronics Research, Inc.

For more than 75 years, ERI has served the broadcast industry with products and services of the highest quality and dependability. Our dedicated staff of engineers, drafters, fabricators, project managers, and installers deliver products to meet all of your broadcast needs, both RF and structural. We take pride in contributing to your success by offering the best broadcast antennas, filters and combiners, transmission line, and towers.

For More Information Contact:

Bill Harland
Electronics Research, Inc.
Tel: (812) 925-6000×312
Fax: (812) 925-4030