TRM Microwave Acquires Putnam RF Components High-Power Line

BEDFORD, NH November 25, 2013– TRM Microwave, Inc., a New Hampshire designer and manufacturer of RF and microwave components and subassemblies, announced today that they have completed the acquisition of the high-power product line of Putnam RF Components of Manchester, NH. “The timing was perfect for TRM and Putnam RF Components to join forces and blend our respective and unique technologies” said TRM CEO, Wendy Tirollo. We have been exploring our options and investigating the potential for acquisitions for several years now. This opportunity was worth the wait and is a win-win for TRM and Putnam customers alike.”

The purchase of Putnam’s exceptional high-power components line gives TRM a more competitive edge by offering a greater range of services, products and added engineering talent.

Dave Kane, Putnam RF’s founder added, "Our customers will now benefit from increased engineering and manufacturing capacity, an expanded RF product offering and a dedicated fulfillment team which will support larger volume orders." For more information please email or call 603-627-6000. About Putnam RF Components
Putnam RF Components specializes in custom mission-critical, high power, broadband passive RF/microwave components including directional couplers, power dividers/combiners, harmonic filters, hybrids, and switches. Putnam’s product line includes more than 2,000 production-ready designs from 2 MHz to 3 GHz and up to 12,000 W.

About TRM Microwave Founded in 1970, TRM Microwave is a global leader in the design and manufacture of custom and ready-to-build RF and microwave components, integrated assemblies and subsystems for defense, space, and commercial applications. The company's product line covers DC to 40 GHz with power handling of up to 100 kW.