Month: March 2017

Tornado Safety

Spring is just around the corner and already tornados are springing up around the country, including Texas. Tornados are a deadly weather event that are hard to predict and even harder to prepare for. If you live in the “Tornado Alley” part of the country, you probably have a storm shelter or cellar, but with climate change affecting our weather patterns, tornadoes can happen anywhere. While they aren’t nearly as easy to prepare for or protect yourself from as hurricanes and

The Upside to Business Travel

Many people abhor journeying for business, although some only hate it when they are constantly on the highway as a highway warrior. They often times miss home, having their own familiar destination to stay, and home baking. Still, there are a variety of techniques for the business tourist that can make the best of touring for business. Going for business can also assist in vacationing for pleasure. While traveling, residing at hotels, and hiring cars you can be collecting commitment factors for future use. Which means that

Basics of RF Directional Couplers in Various Applications

Directional couplers are typically utilized in RF design applications. Directional couplers, which are passive devices, are utilized to couple a certain proportion of power that travels in one transmission line and out through another connection. Directional couplers are used for a variety of applications in RF design, including transmitter automatic levels controls and through-line power sensors. They are highly useful, and are capable of allowing power levels to be sensed in