Antenna Test Ranges

Over-The-Air (OTA) Wireless testing applications and Antenna Test ranges to perform both Near-field and Far-field measurements.

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Antenna ranges and microwave chambers

Antenna measurement applications are performed in specific Antenna ranges, fully covered with microwave absorbers. The use of these chambers can vary from Telecom 5G/Wireless testing in small test boxes up to satellite testing in large Radar Cross Sections (RCS). Comtest can provide customized solutions for OTA chambers and antenna test ranges to perform both near field and far field measurements. Each microwave chamber is tailored to your specific requirements.

All our antenna test ranges are lined with our polystyrene microwave absorbers. After intensive testing our R&D department has finished the development of our new polystyrene microwave absorbers. Under it’s nickname, the Javelin-Tip, is a high performance absorber that offers performance as well as durability. It is ECO-friendly and REACH & RoHS compliant.

Chamber types

Comtest offers three chamber types for microwave testing. To learn more about Comtest’s microwave chambers, follow the links:

  • Wireless test chambers for Over-The-Air (OTA) testing
  • (Compact) Antenna ranges
  • Radar Cross Sections (RCS)
  • Antenna Pattern Measurement (APM) chambers
  • Framed antenna test chambers (without traditional high performance RF shielding)

Aiding your research

Our number one priority is to supply an antenna test range that speeds up your research and product development. An antenna test range often means a large investment that is expected to function reliably, according to the specifications you provided. Comtest has been building high-quality antenna test ranges for over two decades. This means we have the experience necessary to ensure your project is delivered on schedule, on budget and exactly as ordered.

Contact us

If you’re not entirely sure which type of test range best fits your research, don’t hesitate to contact our consultants for more information.