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Celebrating 60 years: 2004-2008

30/07/18 - 1,000 bespoke mil spec positioners, 24 full wave crossed HF dipole antennas... During 2004 - 2008, SMC were awarded several significant contracts, including the design and manufacture of 1,000 bespoke mil spec positioners for the French army via Thales, and the supply of 35,000 bespoke encrypted radios for US forces in Afghanistan. [...]

Celebrating 60 years: 2004-20082018-07-30T12:25:20+00:00

SWIFT Series Telescopic Pneumatic Mast

25/07/18 - Portable radio communications and antenna testing The Pneumatic Telescopic SWIFT Mast Series is quickly becoming the go-to mast for portable radio communications and antenna testing. The lightweight yet robust mast can be pneumatically or manually operated, for use in a variety of applications, including lighting and CCTV. More information CLICK HERE [...]

SWIFT Series Telescopic Pneumatic Mast2018-07-25T11:01:25+00:00

The Tactical Series of antenna transformers

25/07/18 - Perfect for inclusion in transportable HF antenna systems The Tactical Series of antenna transformers are robust and lightweight, perfect for inclusion in transportable HF antenna systems. A combination of power rating and impedance transformation ratios provide the antenna designer with a wide selection of units to complement most antenna configurations. Broad band 1.5 [...]

The Tactical Series of antenna transformers2018-07-25T11:01:52+00:00

SMC Gateway: Modern Digital Solutions Case Study

The Customer / Customer Background The End Customer is Hutchison Ports Sohar operating under Oman International Container Terminal (OICT) in Sohar, Sultanate of Oman. The Requirement Due to the size and nature of the Port, safety is paramount and a system was needed to connect their fire alarm system. The ability [...]

SMC Gateway: Modern Digital Solutions Case Study2018-07-10T11:01:40+00:00

SMC History 1999 – 2003

26/06/18 - Astel Communications Sarl, Hilomast LLC, Sir Ranulph Fiennes... Lots happened during this short period of time.  It was decided that SMC would close the doors to its amateur retail business to concentrate on its core business in manufacturing communication systems for the military, government and commercial markets. In 2003, SMC were pleased to acquire Astel [...]

SMC History 1999 – 20032018-06-26T11:15:52+00:00

SMC 60 Years – All Day Party at Beaulieu

25/06/18 - Celebrations at Beaulieu National Motor Museum As you will no doubt be aware, this year we're celebrating our 60th anniversary. To celebrate this momentous milestone, employees, past and present, who have been involved in the company's success, came together for a day and evening at Beaulieu National Motor Museum. [...]

SMC 60 Years – All Day Party at Beaulieu2018-06-26T11:42:22+00:00

Bespoke Winch Operated Pivoting Mast System – Video

19/06/18 - Bespoke Winch Operated Pivoting Mast System - Youtube video • No longer necessary to climb a ladder to maintain or change head load equipment • Single person operation • Manufactured to fit any vehicle • Lightweight yet strong design • Mast and framework can be sprayed or anodised to match vehicle   [...]

Bespoke Winch Operated Pivoting Mast System – Video2018-06-19T11:40:29+00:00