RF Power Semiconductors for Broadcast Equipment, a Shadow of Its Former Self

by Lance Wilson | 1Q 2017 | IN-4498

Broadcast equipment is one of the true legacy businesses in electronics. Dating from the early 1920s, it has been consistent with its presence over many years. Originally based on vacuum tubes, it slowly transitioned to semiconductors. Today, almost all broadcast transmitters are solid-state but there is still some very high-power equipment that uses the older technology.

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