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Vorbeck Materials and Bluewater exhibit advanced wearable antennas for military and defense applications

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 1:49
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Vorbeck Materials logoVorbeck Materials and Bluewater Defense (a leading manufacturer of protective clothing, uniforms and equipage for the United States Department of Defense) recently exhibited at AUSA 2016 their graphene-enhanced next-gen, high performance wearable antennas for military, tactical and commercial use in apparel and equipment, featuring multiple communication bands including LTE capabilities.

Bluewater and Vorbeck partnered to offer robust, high-gain, low-cost, and discrete conformal printed graphene antennas embedded in military apparel and backpacks. Its reported benefits include:

  • Increase existing cell phone coverage by up to 200%
  • Significant improvements of upload and download speeds
  • Omni-directional coverage through the deployment of an array of antennas
  • Supports wide frequency range from 800-3000 Mhz
  • Durable, flexible, washable and non-corrosive — environmentally friendly
  • Increased battery life by reducing operating power


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