Gore Introduces New Cables & Assemblies for Space Applications

At the upcoming 2019 NewSpace Show being held in Monaco on October 17 & 18, W. L. Gore & Associates will be showcasing its latest portfolio of GORE Space Cables and Assemblies. Gore will also be a featured speaker at the show on October 17.

Gore combines decades of traditional spaceflight program experience, materials expertise, and a deep understanding of appropriately scoped test processes to manufacture solutions for the NewSpace economy. The company now offers solutions that are qualified, cost-effective, and low-risk to meet demanding low earth orbit (LEO) and medium earth orbit (MEO) program schedules spanning 1 to 5 years.

Cost-Effective, Low-Risk Solutions

Premiering at the show will be a variety of GORE Space Cables, including hook-up wires and high-speed data cables. They distribute high-voltage power up to 600 volts and transmit data up to 12 GB safely, continuously, and reliably in challenging environments. Gore’s high-speed data cables meet and even exceed standard protocols such as XAUI RapidIO, Ethernet Cat6a, USB and HDMI.

Also on display will be GORE Spaceflight Microwave/RF Assemblies that offer the smallest diameter sizes ranging from 1.2 mm (0.047 in) to 8.1 mm (0.320 in). They deliver high-quality signals with low loss, excellent phase stability, and outstanding shielding effectiveness at frequencies from DC to 40 GHz. Gore also offers a variety of connector options engineered to complement the performance of each assembly, minimizing loss and reflection for optimized signal transmission.

GORE Space Cables and Assemblies offer extremely rugged options in small, low-mass, and flexible designs with proven performance in the most severe conditions. All of Gore’s high-performance solutions are qualified according to NASA EEE-INST-002 Level 2, ESA ECSS-Q-ST-60-13C Class 2, and Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 6+.

Navigate Wire & Cable Requirements 

At the show a Gore expert will share his industry knowledge and materials expertise to help attendees navigate wire and cable requirements for NewSpace missions. Show attendees can register online to request a one-on-one business meeting with GORE expert. Click here for more information about the company’s showcase of qualified GORE Space Cables and Assemblies.