Wi-Fi and WiMAX lightning protection introduced
Westford, Mass.-based NexTek recently announced the addition of the QSS 400, designed for Wi-Fi and WiMAX applications, to its line of SurgeGuard quarter wave stub lightning protectors. The QSS 400 exceeds 802.11, UNII, ISM and MIL-SD-202 standards and covers frequencies from 2.4 GHz to 6 GHz, the company said. It also offers bi-directional protection, low VSWR (1.05 typical) normal and reverse polarity high RF power and ultra-low let-through. Its ruggedized housing is weatherproof to IP68 standards and can withstand multiple lightning strikes, according to the company.