Gowanda is a leader in the design and production of robust inductors for the military/aerospace, space and defense industries. The company’s success is derived from decades of magnetics expertise, focused attention on the technical requirements of such demanding applications and collaborative relationships with customers’ design engineering teams. Numerous inductor series have achieved Qualified Product List status as a result of Gowanda’s commitment to the process controls, testing and investment required. The company has led the industry with several ‘firsts’ as well.

  • MIL-PRF-83446 – first with 0603 & 0805 chip inductors
  • MIL-PRF-27 – first with Level T
  • MIL-PRF-39010 – first with SMT ER & ER Shielded

OVERVIEW

Military and High Rel Applications

Our current Qualified Product List designs include RF and power inductors which meet the demanding requirements of military and high reliability applications where reliable performance is a necessity, not an option. We are committed to expanding our QPL product line for the global marketplace in response to increasing demand for qualified inductors.QPL products are used in communication applications such as space, satellite, radio, sonar, GPS and guidance, as well as in radar, test & evaluation, security and special mission applications.

PRODUCTS

RF Surface Mount

Our newest RF SMT is a first-in-industry M39010 Established Reliability QPL inductor in SMT configuration; a shielded version is also available. M83446 series include industry-first 0603 & 0805 chip inductors.

Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
ER3013 M39010/19
M39010/20
M39010/21
0.10 – 1000 0.08 – 72 28 – 1380
Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
ER5025S M39010/17
M39010/18
0.10 – 10000 0.025 – 139 30 – 2245
Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
MLRF0603 M83446/36 0.0018 – 0.2700 0.07 – 1.78 195 – 1000
MLRF0805 M83446/37 0.0022 – 2.2 0.08 – 5.0 140 – 1000
Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
MLRF1010 M83446/4 0.010 – 27 0.060 – 6.90 120 – 1270
Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
MLRF1812 M83446/39 0.010 – 1000 0.10 – 60 55 – 1230
MLRF3013 M83446/31
M83446/32
M83446/33
0.10 – 1000 0.08 – 72 28 – 1380

RF Thru-Hole

Gowanda now has 18 MS approvals for M15305 thru-hole inductors (shielded and unshielded) and 10 MS approvals to level R for M39010 ER inductors (shielded and unshielded).

Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
MLRF10M MS75083
MS75084
MS75085
0.10 – 1000 0.08 – 72 28 – 1350
MLRF15M MS18130
MS14046
MS90538
0.15 – 240 0.030 – 7.80 101 – 2450
MLRF18M MS75008
MS75101
0.15 – 27 0.030 – 2.75 205 – 3000
MLRF19M MS95039 270 – 1000 8.2 – 16.5 78 – 110
MLRF21M MS90542
MS14052
0.47 – 39 0.06 – 2.0 224 – 1970
MLRF22M MS90540 1100 – 3600 21 – 40 57 – 78
MLRF24M MS90541 3900 – 10000 44 – 72 47 – 61
MLRF28M MS75103
MS91189
1.2 – 120 0.075 – 4.15 195 – 2400
Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
MLRF17S MS75087
MS75088
MS75089
0.010 – 1000 0.025 – 17.5 70 – 1790
Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
ER10M M39010/08
M39010/09
M39010/10
0.10 – 1000 0.080 – 72 28 – 1350
ER15M M39010/06
M39010/07
0.15 – 240 0.030 – 7.8 101 – 2450
ER18M M39010/08
M39010/04
M39010/05
0.150 – 27 0.030 – 2.750 205 – 2900
Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
ER17S M39010/01
M39010/02
M39010/03
0.10 – 1000 0.025 – 17.5 70 – 1790

Power Surface Mount

Gowanda’s “MLP” molded SMT series addresses three M27 mil spec numbers for electronic and communication applications; Gowanda was first-to-market with “T-Level Qualified” versions.

Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
MLP1812 M27/368 1.0 – 330 0.113 – 15.24 90 – 1050
MLP5025 M27/367 0.22 – 22000 0.0080 – 160 50 – 7000
MLP8527 M27/370 1.0 – 18000 0.0090 – 40 90 – 6270

Power Thru-Hole

Two M27 high current molded thru-hole inductor series deliver the performance required by demanding military, aerospace and defense applications.

Series Military Number Inductance µH DCR Ohms Current Rating mA DC
MLP22 M27/371 0.22 – 3900 0.0080 – 33 110 – 7000
MLP24 M27/369 1.0 – 18000 0.0090 – 40 90 – 6270

FEATURES

Reliability for Critical Applications

  • Providing high reliability inductors, transformers, and magnetics to the electronics OEM marketplace for over 50 years
  • Track record of reliability in standard applications now validated by Department of Defense QPL approvals
  • Perform in-house extensive life testing across thermal, electrical, mechanical and environmental test spectrums
  • QPL approval obtained on MIL-PRF-27, MIL-PRF-15305, MIL-PRF-39010, and MIL-PRF-83446

Designs to Meet Your Needs

  • Variations to designs can be provided in order to meet the specific requirements of a particular application
  • Pursuit of QPL approval for such customer-specific designs depends on volume and other factors
  • Gowanda can upscreen or uprate standard product and do in-house environmental testing to increase reliability
  • Partnering opportunities and inquiries are welcome from companies looking to address specific QPL needs

Support from In-House Lab

  • QPL military approval requires extensive qualification testing
  • Gowanda’s investment in an in-house lab demonstrates the company’s commitment to the QPL sector
  • A comprehensive full-capability Environmental Testing Lab is now in place at Gowanda
  • The lab addresses thermal shock, life test, shock and vibration testing protocols
  • It supports the military market in connection with the company’s plans for increased participation in this sector