The Thorson Company

The Thorson Company of Southern California is a professional organization that is a manufacturer’s representative for RF/Microwave and Electrical Mechanical devices, components and sub-systems supplying the military, aerospace and commercial marketplace. Our ongoing commitment to our principals and customers revolves around a professional, honest and “partnered” approach to business relationships.

The Thorson Company maintains and operates offices, which are located in Signal Hill, Santa Barbara, and San Diego, California. Our sales engineers are supported by our inside sales, administrative and accounting department located in our Corporate Headquarters in Signal Hill, CA.

The Thorson Company of Southern California services the area from San Luis Obispo to San Diego, California to the Arizona/Nevada line. Our record of success is based on a complete understanding of our customers needs from conception to product delivery.

  • Price & Delivery information
  • Follow-up on quotes, PO product delivery status, etc.
  • Catalogs and Website information
  • Local application engineers
  • Liaison with the Factory

For complete technical support call The Thorson Company
and ask for a Sales Engineer


Microwave Products Represented by The Thorson Company

  • Adapters
  • Amplifiers (DC - 80 GHz)
  • Amplifiers, High Power 6 to 18 GHz / High to 250 watt
  • Amplifiers, Low Noise Microwave
  • Attenuators, Fixed & Variable
  • Attenuators, Digital
  • Bipolar Transistor & GaAS FET Devices
  • Cables for Microwave Applications
  • Capacitors, MIS
  • Ceramic Filters
  • Circulators, Very High Power
  • Coaxial Cable Assemblies
  • Crystal Filters
  • Crystals
  • DC Block RF
  • Detectors, Housed
  • Digital RF: Attenuators, Phase Shifter, Switches & Tunable Filter
  • Directional Couplers, High Power & Wide Band
  • Dividers & Combiners, 2-way, 4-way & 8-way
  • Double Ridged Waveguide
  • End Launch Waveguide
  • Ferrite Devices: Isolators / Circulators
  • Filters, Combline 500 MHz to 30 GHz
  • Filters Microwave: Band Pass, Low Pass & High Pass up to 30 GHz
  • Flexible Waveguide
  • Hybrids, 90 degrees & 180 degrees
  • Integrated Subassemblies
  • Isolators
  • LC Filters for IF/RF
  • Line Stretchers
  • Loads, Coax & High Power Waveguide
  • Microwave Integrated Circuit
  • MMIC “Monolithic Microwave Integrated Component”
  • Multiplexers & Diplexers
  • Multipliers up to 110 GHz
  • Noise Sources
  • Oscillators: Clock Oscillators, OCXO “Oven Controlled Crystal Oscillators”, TCXO “Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillators” & VCXO “Voltage Controlled Crystal Oscillators”
  • Phase Shifters
  • Rotary Vane
  • SAW Filters
  • Solid-State Switches SP8T
  • Switched Filters
  • Switched Multiplexers
  • Synthesizers
  • Terminations, Water Cooled, Lower Power & High Power Coax
  • Transistor: Bipolar & GaAS FET devices
  • Transitions Waveguide
  • Tunable Filter Digital
  • Waveguide Adapters, Assemblies, Switches, Double Ridged & Flexible

Electrical Mechanical Products Represented by The Thorson Company

Motor Modules:
  • Brushless Permanent Magnet
  • AC Induction
  • Stepper
  • Damped Rotary Switches
  • Housed Limited Angle Torquers
  • Synchronous
Eddy Current Dampers:
  • Rotary
  • Linear
  • In-Line or Right Angle
  • Damping “enable” option
Acceleration Transducers:
  • Brushless DC Rotary Accelerometers
  • DC Excited Rotary Accelerometers
Position Transducers:
  • Brushless Resolvers
  • RVDT’s
  • Redundancy with or without Gearing
Velocity Transducers:
  • AC Tachometers
  • Permanent Magnet Alternators
Gearing Modules: Rotary
  • High Torque Planetary
  • Right-Angle Gearing
  • High Accuracy Zero Backlash Gearing
  • Precision Indexing Drive Gearing
Gearing Modules: Linear
  • Ball Screw Actuation
  • ACME Lead Screw Actuation
  • Planetary Roller Screw Actuation
  • On-Line, Right Angle, or U-Drive
AC Motors:
  • Induction
  • High Cycle Reversible
  • Torque Controlled
  • Speed Controlled
  • Robotic
  • Antenna Positioning
  • Medical Equipment
  • Animatronics