Accession Number : AD0432401


Title :   DEVELOPMENT OF LOW NOISE TRAVELING-WAVE TUBES. PHASE III: ENVIRONMENTALIZATION.


Descriptive Note : Monthly status letter no. 24, 1 Jan-1 Feb 64,


Corporate Author : MICROWAVE ELECTRONICS PALO ALTO CALIF


Personal Author(s) : Ashley,A C


Report Date : 01 Feb 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 10


Abstract : A total of five tubes were on life test during the reporting period. By the end of the period, the X-band life test tube had passed 3000 hours, the two S-band life test tubes had passed 1300 hours, and the two C-band life test tubes had operated less than 1000 hours. (Author)


Descriptors :   *TRAVELING WAVE TUBES , LIFE EXPECTANCY(SERVICE LIFE) , X BAND , C BAND , S BAND , MANUFACTURING , PRODUCTION , PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING) , ELECTRIC CURRENT , TEMPERATURE


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