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Space Qualified, High-Reliability MIL-STD-1553 Data Bus In-Line Couplers

Bohemia, New York (June 2016) Beta Transformer Technology Corporation (Beta) introduces a new series of space qualified MIL-STD-1553 in-line couplers, offering the highest level of design integrity, build quality, and manufacturing excellence to ensure highly reliable operation and durability within the most extreme space environments. The ICS Series of in-line space couplers expands upon Beta’s embedded space application experience and proven dependability, with thousands of 1553 transformers, from our QPL line to our hermetic HLP series, in service on a multitude of satellites and launch vehicles. Additionally, Beta can offer customized variants, as well as tailored quality conformance testing, to meet every level of system specification and requirement.


  • Industry-leading, High Reliability Coupling Transformers
  • MIL-STD-1553 Compatible
  • Standard Single and Multi Stub Versions
  • Custom Configurations Available
  • M17/176-00002 Cable, as Recommended by EEE-INST-002
  • MIL-PRF-39007 Resistors, Product Level Type S
  • Materials Pass Outgassing Testing Per ASTM-E-595
  • MIL-STD-981 Compliant

“Beta’s new ICS Series of in-line MIL-STD-1553 couplers provide system integrators the highest level of support, quality and performance that they have come to expect from Beta” stated James Lasurdo, Beta National Sales Manager.

Beta Transformer Technology Corporation (Beta) established in 1979, is the world leader in high performance military and space qualified magnetic products. The company specializes in designing and manufacturing standard and custom transformers and inductors for applications that require an optimized solution. Magnetic, Electrical, Mechanical, Thermal, and Environmental parameters are some of the important performance criteria that can be optimized for various applications. Beta Transformer Technology Corporation is both ISO-9001 and AS9100 registered. In addition, the company manufactures products to meet or exceed the most critical requirements including MIL-STD-1553, MIL-PRF-21038, MIL-PRF-27, MIL-STD-981, IEEE 802.ab, ANSI X3T11, and SSQ-22676. Beta is a subsidiary of Data Device Corporation (DDC). For more information, visit:

Data Device Corporation (DDC) is a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-reliability Connectivity, Power and Control solutions (Data Networking; Power Distribution, Control and Conversion; Motor Control and Motion Feedback) for aerospace, defense, space, and industrial applications. With awards for quality, delivery, and support, DDC has served these industries as a trusted resource for more than 50 years... providing proven solutions that are optimized for efficiency, reliability, and performance. Data Device Corporation brands include DDC, Beta Transformer Technology Corporation, National Hybrid Inc., North Hills Signal Processing Corp., Pascall Electronics Ltd., and XCEL Power Systems Ltd. DDC is headquartered in Bohemia, NY and has manufacturing operations in New York, California, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit:

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