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COMROD UK LTD

COMROD UK LTD

Comrod Communications is a Norwegian public limited company with its headquarters located in Stavanger, Norway with manufacturing facilities in Norway and France. Comrod Communications markets and distributes its products under two brand names, Comrod and Lerc. Comrod AS has 60 years of experience in the design & manufacture of antennas for the defence market covering the HF, VHF & UHF frequency bands. Vehicle, manpack, marine and ground mounted antennas are available across all the frequency bands including many with integrated GPS capability.

Comrod manufactures all antennas in its state of the art 10,000 square meter manufacturing facility in Tau, Norway. The facility incorporates all of the processes required to manufacture complete antennas and includes GRP whip manufacture, component machining, foam filling, sub-assembly and final assembly. All products are fully tested on-site including radiation pattern measurement, vswr, gain and power testing. Lerc design and manufacture antennas and composite support masts ranging from sectional man portable up to heavy weight telescopic.

Both Comrod and Lerc are operated and accredited in accordance with the quality control system standard ISO 9001. Comrod UK is a sales and marketing company for Comrod Communications group based at Southampton in the United Kingdom.


VEHICLE ANTENNAS

The Comrod range of vehicle antennas are designed for use on the majority of modern in-service military platforms, including armoured or soft skin, metal chassis or composite, wheeled or tracked. The antennas cover the tactical frequency bands of HF, VHF, UHF and GPS (L1 & L2).

The Comrod range of vehicle antennas are designed for use on the majority of modern in-service military platforms, including armoured or soft skin, metal chassis or composite, wheeled or tracked. The antennas cover the tactical frequency bands of HF, VHF, UHF and GPS (L1 & L2).

Comrod have an extensive range of wideband and multiband antennas covering VHF and UHF in the 30-2000 MHz band. All antennas are designed as either an end fed monopole construction that requires a ground plane or centre-fed dipole construction that is ground plane independent suited to non-metallised vehicles.

The single band antennas are available in both designs whilst the wideband and multiband antennas use a combination of both techniques.

  • Wideband and multi-band products

  • High voltage protection

  • GRP Composite construction

  • Power handling up to 200W



 

 

 


Communications on the move (COTM) can be provided using Comrods state of the art, innovative wideband HF Loop Antenna. It connects directly into the radio coupler and covers frequencies from 2-30Mhz with its unique electronics supporting both ALE and frequency hopping. The antenna has undergone extensive testing with various radio manufacturers and is available now.

Comrod have a wide range of tactical manpack products suitable for handheld / manpack applications covering the HF/VHF and UHF frequency bands (1.6-30MHz tuneable and 30MHz – 2.5GHz)

 


MANPACK
 


Comrod have a wide range of tactical manpack products suitable for handheld / manpack applications covering the HF/VHF and UHF frequency bands (1.6-30MHz tuneable and 30MHz – 2.5GHz)

  • Wideband options

  • Helical/Tape/Folding whip designs

  • Options for integrated GPS L1/L2



REMOTE ANTENNAS

Comrod have many years of experience in the design, manufacture of tactical ground / remote antennas covering the HF/VHF and UHF frequency bands up to power ratings of 1KW.

  • HF Wire antennas up to 1kw

  • VHF/UHF elevated Omni-directional (30MHz to 2GHz)

  • VHF/UHF Directional LOS and Log periodic antennas (30MHz to 5GHz)

  • Support masts available

SHIPBOARD ANTENNAS

In addition to a large range of commercial marine products Comrod has a number of antennas that have been specifically designed and constructed for use on military marine craft ranging from rigid inflatable’s (RIBs) up to larger naval vessels.

In addition to a large range of commercial marine products Comrod has a number of antennas that have been specifically designed and constructed for use on military marine craft ranging from rigid inflatable’s (RIBs) up to larger naval vessels.

The HF antennas are available in a variety of lengths up to 10 metres with power ratings up to 1kW. All antennas are available with a number of mounting options and can be supplied with either base feed or side feed points.

  • GRP construction and high grade finish for harsh environments

  • Frequency bands 1.6 MHz – 2000 MHz

  • Ship-to-shore and ship-to-ship communications



Comrod has a full range of tactical masts from lightweight manpack to heavy duty motorised versions. Made of composite material, they are ideally suited for elevating the Comrod range of remote antennas including EW, Optical and Line of Site systems.



MASTS

Comrod has a full range of tactical masts from lightweight manpack to heavy duty motorised versions. Made of composite material, they are ideally suited for elevating the Comrod range of remote antennas including EW, Optical and Line of Site systems.

Heights are available up to 40 metres in either sectional or telescopic construction depending on the application and headload.

  • Manpack sectional masts up to 9 metres

  • Vehicle, trailer or ground mounted sleeved masts up to 40 metres

  • Manual, motorised or fully automated telescopic masts up to 30 metres

  • Tripods, vehicle or shelter mounting brackets available

POWER

The Comrod range of power supplies and battery charging products have been developed and manufactured using state of the art technology and is suitable for mobile C4 applications in today’s military environment.

The Comrod range of power supplies and battery charging products have been developed and manufactured using state of the art technology and is suitable for mobile C4 applications in today’s military environment.

The product range covers battery charging for handheld radio batteries up to vehicle installed stabilised supplies for sensitive electronic equipment. Most of our rack mounted power supplies are designed for optimum adaptation to weak power sources such as portable generators.

  • Meets Mil Std/EMC/TREE requirements

  • High efficiency greater than 86% @230VAC • Power factor correction of 0.99

  • Supplied over 130 OEM customers worldwide

 

COMROD UK LTD
Regus House
George Curl Way
Southampton
Hampshire
SO182RZ

Tel: +44 (0)2380 302494

Fax: +44 (0)2380 302195

Website: www.comrod.com

Email: sales@comrod.com

Contact: Mr Derek McClelland (Director)

Products/Services :

  • Antennas
  • Batteries for Military Applications
  • Battery Charger Units
  • Battery Chargers
  • Commercial Antennas
  • Communications Equipment and Systems
  • Ground Mounted Antennas
  • Manpack Portable Antennas
  • Masts
  • Military Antennas
  • Military Batteries
  • Power Supplies
  • Radio Communication Systems
  • RF Communications
  • Shipboard Antennas
  • Tactical and Data Communications
  • Tactical HF Antenna Systems
  • Telescopic Masts
  • Vehicle Antennas - HF, VHF and UHF
  • Vehicle Systems and Equipment

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