GET Engineering

GET Engineering is a complete design, engineering and manufacturing organization that provides engineering and design services, cable assemblies and manufacturing solutions for commercial, industrial and MIL‑SPEC solutions. All of our work is accomplished at our 11,000 square foot facility located in El Cajon, California. Our facility is ISO 9001:2008 Registered and complies with both IPC‑A‑610 Board Level Manufacturing and WHMA‑A‑620 Cable Assembly.

Founded in 1982, GET Engineering is a leading edge, high technology engineering firm providing tactical data solutions to government and industrial clients. GET is a Small Business dedicated to providing the United States Department of Defense and its coalition forces the most cost effective tactical communication products and solutions available. GET accomplishes this by utilizing its 33+ years of knowledge to produce products that bridge legacy systems to new technology. GET provides products and services to over 300 customers in the Department of Defense, Foreign Military Sales (FMS) and commercial contractor community. GET provides a high level of customization by being able to implement customer requirements into our innovative products.

Contact Details


Get Engineering Corp.

9350 Bond Avenue

El Cajon, CA 92021

Phone: (619) 443-8295

Phone: (877) 494-1820

Fax: (619) 443-8613

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GET Engineering - Airborne NTDS over Ethernet Systems

Key Features
  • Two NTDS Parallel MIL-STD-1397C Type A/B/C/H Channels
  • Two Ethernet 10/100/1000 BASE-T
  • RS232 Serial Port
  • Video output
  • Two USB ports
  • Memory Write Protect Switch
  • Size 192.7 x 175.15 x 321.0 mm (h x w x d)
  • Form Factor ¾ ATR
  • Conduction Cooled
  • Weight < 22 lbs
  • All Connectors are MIL 38999
Power Requirements
  • 20-36.5 VDC

GET Engineering - AN/USQ‑62 HSDS Replacement

Key Features
  • 100% MILSTD‑1397C compliant
  • 3 bit, 12 bit or auto operating mode
  • NTDS type A/B/C/H interfaces supported (selector switch configurable)
  • CPU/PER modes
  • Programmable Control line Pulse Widths
  • Programmable Data Delay
  • Compatible with the NOSC USQ‑62(V) switch (10 or 40 MHz versions)
  • State of the art surface mount Low Power Technology for increased lifespan
  • Operating mode and NTDS Type indicators
  • Short circuit protection
  • One year warranty

GET Engineering - ATDS over Ethernet Systems

Hardware Features
  • Single Board Computer (SBC)
    • Intel i7/i5/i3 or Atom processor
    • GB dual channel DDR3 SDRAM
  • GET ATDS Adapter - PN 10075601
    • 1 to 4 channels available
    • Fully Compliant with MIL STD 188-208-1A Appendix D2
    • Independent FPGA controlled DMA channels
    • Extensive Built-In-Test capabilities enable rapid trouble shooting of interface
  • Power Requirements
    • 90-260 VAC 200mA 47-63 Hz
  • Ethernet
    • 1000/100/10BASE-T
  • Chassis
    • Standard 3U 19” EIA-310 rack mount
Software Features
  • Operating System Windows 7/8/10, Red Hat Enterprise, Centos Linux
  • Common API across multiple operating systems
  • Data Frames of 13.33 or 22 milliseconds
  • Supports Picket Addressing and Sidetone
  • User controlled Front Panel LED for Adapter Status
  • Command and Inter-word time-outs
  • Sample code provided for rapid application code development

GET Engineering - ATDS VME Interface Adapter

Key Features
  • 100% MILSTD‑188‑203‑1A (Appendix D2, Serial) Compliant
  • Transceiver Short Circuit and Transient Protection − Fail Safe I/O
  • TADIL‑A Serial Interface with DTS or TDS Operation
  • Full Picket Addressing and Sidetone Support
  • Data Recirculation ( Fault ) Testing
  • Conforms to VME C.1
  • Single circuit card for use in a 6U/4HP VME slot (233.35 X 160 mm X 20 mm)
  • Low power requirements
  • Connector signals automatically reconfigure for DTS or TDS mode (no jumpers)
  • ATDS I/O provided through front panel mounted connector
  • TADIL‑A Serial Interface with DTS or TDS Operation
  • Onboard MC 68340 32 bit CPU, local 256KB SRAM256KB EEPROM, 2 channel DMA, 3 timers, and 2 diagnostic serial ports
  • 4 Mb DPRAM, D16/D32:A24/A32:ADO:UAT:BLT:RMW compatible
  • ATDS Data Buffers may reside in DPRAM or VME system memory
  • Status indicator and base address selection rotary switches are front panel accessible
  • Completely Software Configurable − NO Programming Switches or Jumpers
  • Built‑in Diagnostic ( BIST ) for DPRAMSRAM, and EEPROM
  • Front panel DB25‑S connector
  • On Board Code Development Kit − Allows the user to write and application programs in C or 68K assembly for real‑time execution by the VMEII/ATDS onboard CPU 32 processor

GET Engineering - Hardened NTDS over Ethernet Systems

Key Features
  • 100% MILSTD‑1397C Compliant
  • NTDS Type A, B, C, H
  • NTDS Type D or E
  • Field Upgradeable Firmware
  • Bulkhead Mount
  • Network Configurable

GET Engineering - NTDS Connectors and Cables

GET Engineering NTDS connectors and cables are designed to interface with GET NTDS adapters. By utilizing and stocking key components in‑house, GET can also ensure long product availability to our customers.
The connectors and cables you need vary depending on the adapter form factor you are using, please view the GET configuration page to see how your specific product is configured.
* Please note that all referenced part numbers are GET part numbers.

GET Engineering - NTDS cPCI Parallel Interface Adapter

Key Features
  • 100% MILSTD‑1397 Compliant
  • NTDS Type A/B/C/H
  • Short Circuit Protection on all Outputs
  • Internal loop‑back capability
  • Fail safe input operation
  • Output tristate capability
  • Reconfigurable to support specific applications
  • PCI 2.1 and 2.2 compatible
  • 3.3v or 5v I/O signaling environment
  • Supports Plug & Play
  • Independent Input and Output ports
  • Operate at maximum NTDS transfer rates
  • Receive multiple forced external functions without loss
  • True Full Duplex operation
  • Asynchronous commands do not disrupt data buffers
  • High density, front panel accessible I/O connectors
  • Field Upgradeable Firmware

GET Engineering - NTDS ISA Parallel Interface Adapter

Key Features
  • 100% MILSTD‑1397C Compliant
  • NTDS Type A, B, C, H
  • Short Circuit Protection on all Outputs
  • Fail safe inputs
  • Output tristate capability
  • Internal loop‑back capability
  • Single, high density rear panel accessible NTDSI/O connector
  • Base Address Select DIP switch Rear Panel accessible
  • True full duplex operation
  • Receive multiple Forced External Functions without loss
  • Software Selectable Operation
    • NTDS Modes: Slow (-15 V nom), Fast (-3 V nom), ANEW (3 V nom), and High Speed ANEW (3 V nom )
    • NTDS Computer, Peripheral, Inter‑computer, or Inter‑peripheral channel emulation
    • NTDS Data Path format of 16 or 32 bits
    • 5 Interrupt levels (2/9, 10, 11, 12, or 15)
    • DMA channels (5,6, or 7)

GET Engineering - NTDS ISA Type E (LLS) Interface Adapter

Key Features
  • 100% MILSTD‑1397C Compliant
  • NTDS Type E, Low level Serial
  • Full‑duplex 16 or 32‑bit transfers
  • Internal loop‑back capability
  • Transceiver Short Circuit and Transient Protection
  • Information Frame Parity and Control Frame ID control
  • Extensive SIF support: Enables, disabled and Special Control Frames
  • NTDS Formats: Burst/SWT, Time‑stamp, Loop‑back, and Tristate
  • Rear Panel accessible Triax connectors
  • Base Address Select DIP switch Rear Panel accessible.
  • Software configurable 16 bit AT Bus Interface ( IEEE P996 )
  • DMA Channels: 5,6,7
  • Interrupt Level 2/9, 10, 11, 12 and 15
  • NTDS Sink and Source ports are independent
  • Receive multiple Forced External Functions without loss.
  • Two Port ( SINK and SOURCE ) Passive Channel Monitor personality with NTDS transaction
      filtering, triggering, termination, and time‑stamp
      SIF and other special events detected

GET Engineering - NTDS Over Ethernet Systems

Key Hardware Features
  • Touch Screen Panel for adapter Status & configuration
  • Diagnostic Connector on Front Panel
  • Short Circuit protection on all Outputs
  • Field Upgradeable Firmware
  • Hot Swappable
  • Tri‑State of NTDS Interface
  • CAT 5 wire (copper) or Fiber output
Key Maintenance Features
  • Extensive Built‑In‑Test Options
  • Loop‑back through Fiber‑optic Interface
  • Loop‑back through NTDS Interface
  • Tri‑State of NTDS Interface
  • Activity LEDs to aid troubleshooting of interface
  • Diagnostic messaging over fiber optic media

GET Engineering - NTDS PC/104+ Embedded Systems

Examples of PC/104+ Systems
  • Mass storage emulation
  • Data Converter (i.e. NTDS to serial I/O)
  • ATR Box
  • NTDS data extractor (dual tap)
Systems include
  • Enclosure
  • GET NTDS PC/104+ adapter cards
  • Power Supply
  • CPU
  • Transition modules
  • Ribbon cables
GET PC/104+ systems are configurable to NTDS parallel or serial and are customized to meet your specific needs. Please contact GET sales at 619‑443‑8295 to discuss a solution.

GET Engineering - NTDS PC/104+ Parallel Interface Adapter

Key Features
  • 100% MILSTD‑1397C Compliant
  • NTDS Type A, B, C, H
  • Full‑duplex 16 or 32‑bit transfers
  • Internal loop‑back capability
  • Reconfigurable to support specific applications
  • PC/104+ 2.0 Compliant
  • 3.3v or 5v I/O signaling environment
  • Plug & Play
  • Independent Input and Output ports
  • Operate at maximum NTDS transfer rates
  • True Full Duplex operation
  • Single high density I/O connector
  • Field Upgradeable Firmware and Software Drivers
  • Platform & operating system independent software