Application-Specific Magnetics

For over 50 year, Gowanda Electronics has been providing high quality, high performance component solutions addressing the needs of OEMs.  The company’s strategic focus on high-rel solutions for space and flight applications is supported by ongoing investments in processes, controls and testing.  As the market leader in providing high reliability inductors, conicals, transformers and magnetics to the electronics marketplace, the relentless pursuit of quality and excellence has permitted Gowanda Electronics to become a leader in the industry.  Our knowledgeable engineers and customers service staff are eager to help find the solution that best suits your needs.

Gowanda Electronics had its beginnings in the RF signal field in 1963. In response to customer needs, the company expanded its expertise and capabilities to address board-level power applications in the early 1980s. This dual path has created unique skill sets, product offerings and technical expertise in both RF signal and Power applications.

These solutions are found in Gowanda’s off-the-shelf catalogued products as well as in custom-designed components, including Custom Molding & Custom Winding options. Reliability is important for all its products, which is why Gowanda has developed ruggedized designs and other market-leading performance characteristics. Advances in quality, reliability and repeatability are continuously pursued and validated via ISO, QPL, AS and other certification programs.

The following table provides an overview of Gowanda’s capabilities for custom inductors and custom transformers. This table is also available as a downloadable PDF. Additional information can be found in the Custom Inductors and Custom Transformers section.

Note: If you are interested in options other than those listed here, please contact Gowanda to discuss your specific requirements.

Custom Design Options

Parameters RF Custom Inductors RF Custom Transformers Power Custom Inductors Power Custom Transformers
MATERIALS
Ferrites
Powdered Irons
Kool Mu
Phenolics
MPP
High-Flux
THERMAL CLASSES
Compliance to NEMA
Temp Rating to 200°C
WIRE SIZES AND STYLES
Wire sizes up to 49 AWG
Single & Multi Strand
FREQUENCY RANGES
250 kHz – 1.8 GHz
1 kHz – 2 MHz
MOUNTINGS
Surface Mount
Thru-Hole
HEADERS
Ceramic
FR4
G10
Molded
Self-Leaded
Standard off-the-shelf
ENCAPSULANTS
Potting
Vacuum Impregnation
Varnish Coating
Thermal Set Epoxy Overmold