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3 06, 2016

Quality – A Critical Element


When Pyser-SGI approached Sylatech for support in the production of their Francis Barker range of Liquid Prismatic Compasses, it was clear that quality was paramount. Ranking among the world’s finest compasses, and with a long history of active use in armed forces globally, Liquid Prismatic Compasses remain a [...]

Quality – A Critical Element2018-11-02T19:10:27+00:00
31 05, 2016

Adapters & Transitions


Waveguide to Coaxial Transitions and Adapters Sylatech’s waveguide to coaxial transitions are available in a variety of connector configurations.  Our sizes range from WG6 to WG22 (WR975 to WR28) and include: double-ridged, reduced height and end launch variants. a range of connectors that include N type and extended range [...]

Adapters & Transitions2018-11-26T09:40:15+00:00
31 05, 2016

Waveguide Pressure Windows


Sylatech’s pressure windows permit the sealing of waveguide components and assemblies when pressurization or inert gas filling is required. At low power, our pressure windows are available in all popular flange configurations and can also be adapted to suit custom designs if required. Covering a broad range of waveguide sizes [...]

Waveguide Pressure Windows2019-01-04T09:40:37+00:00
31 05, 2016



Sylatech is highly experienced in the production of flanges and a range of plain, choke and double-ridged flanges are readily available in aluminium or brass. The machined precision design of these critical components offers excellent performance. Flange sizes are available from WG10 to WG22 (WR284 to WR28) while couplings are available from [...]

31 05, 2016



Sylatech’s ultra short twist allows the orientation of the waveguide to be rotated 90 degrees in an extremely short length.  Designed to be bolted between two waveguide flanges, they are considerably shorter than conventional twists and yet give comparable electrical performance. Waveguide twists are available in aluminium or copper alloys [...]

31 05, 2016



Magic Tees Sylatech offers an extensive range of magic tees with variants of linear, folded E-port and folded H-port available, as well as orthotee and other unusual styles. They offer excellent VSWR across the selected band, are tuned to cover 10-15% of the full bandwidth and are available in [...]

31 05, 2016

Stub Tuners


Sylatech supply stub tuners for laboratory and advanced physics applications. We offer double and triple stub tuners and can also offer high precision motor control. Contact our sales team to discuss your requirements for advice on the best possible solution for your application. Our sales team will be [...]

Stub Tuners2018-10-17T10:52:28+00:00
31 05, 2016

Antenna Feedhorns & Networks


Sylatech’s feedhorn designs incorporate the latest in design technology to create feedhorns for front-end parabolic antennas. Used in satellite communication applications, our products are well proven and adaptable. Our comprehensive range of antenna fees covers C, X, Ku and Ka bands. Feedhorns are available in single and dual-bands with dual [...]

Antenna Feedhorns & Networks2019-01-21T14:12:49+00:00