News From Our Blog

Image description: This large rectangular device is a duplexer circuit, a piece of equipment that had major impacts on the success of Navy radar systems. The circuit allowed for a more compact antenna that could be mounted on ships.
By December 1938, the USS New York became the first active duty battleship to be equipped with the latest in radio detection and could identify aircraft nearly 50 miles out.
Photo from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory.

Image description: This large rectangular device is a duplexer circuit, a piece of equipment that had major impacts on the success of Navy radar systems. The circuit allowed for a more compact antenna that could be mounted on ships.

By December 1938, the USS New York became the first active duty battleship to be equipped with the latest in radio detection and could identify aircraft nearly 50 miles out.

Photo from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory.