A and R Electronic Developments Ltd


A&R Electronic Developments Ltd specialise in sub contract design & manufacture of electronic sub-assemblies and finished products. Whether your requirement is solely design, solely manufacture or a combination of the two, we can facilitate your requirements. Our design team carry a breadth of experience ranging from one-off specialist military projects to the cost conscious design of consumer products. With many years experience in manufacturing techniques, we specialise in medium volume, mixed technology assembly runs. The combined design / manufacturing capabilities of A&R yields total confidence in the fact that we provide the complete solution right first time. We are accredited to ISO9001 for both design and manufacturing, we are also winners of a prestigious millennium products award for a laser based detection system.

With over 70% of our work in the RF sector, we have become established as one of the leading specialist design and manufacturing organisation for low power licence exempt radio products. An active member of the Low Power Radio Association within the UK, we are fully conversant with the technology in this sector and have been responsible for the production of many type approved products for a wide ranging client base.

Manufacturing Services - Contract Electronic

Sub Contract Assembly

A&R Electronic Developments Ltd aim at manufacturing runs in board quantities typically ranging from a few hundred to many thousands. However we also offer hand assembly for quantities lower than this- contact us for details.

We operate an automated surface mount facility together with capabilities for conventional components. All operations follow strict quality contol procedures conformant with ISO9001. We can place around 14,000 components per hour through our  lines and pride ourselves on giving quality results at a competitive price.

Placing 0603 sizes upto fine pitch QFP's, we handle the vast majority of SMD packages. In addition to the SMD capabilities, we also offer conventional assembly with reflow, wave or hand soldering techniques employed.

We have strong purchasing power and employ a motivated team of buyers ensuring that components are purchased competitively on a worldwide market, alternatively free issue components are equally acceptable.

Links with our design and development section facilitates added services such as provision of manufacturing test equipment or advising on compatible components should certain items of the partlist become unavailable.

Manufacturing Services - Contract Electronic

Custom Assemblies

Let us handle the problems - we're good at it !
Enclosures, Labels, Cable assemblies, Machining , Testing, Packaging etc can be managed by us to provide you with a complete one-stop-shop for total manufacturing capability.

Obtaining a quotation could not be easier, simply contact us with the following information:

  1. Component listing detailing any manufacturer restrictions
  2. Placement layout diagram including PCB dimensions
  3. Any special instructions
  4. Manufacturing batch quantity and annual quantity.
Custom Assemblies

RF Design

RF Expertise

In 1987 A&R Electronic Developments was formed as an RF Design Consultancy. Today, we remain as such but have increased our range of services. Our main involvement is within the low power licence exempt industry where a range of transmitters, receivers, and transceivers have been developed. We do however design equipment for quite different markets and for many varied applications.

RF Design

RF Projects

Typical RF projects include:
Commercial aircraft navigation DME transponder 100W @ 1GHz
Single channel and synthesised transmitters and receivers
Test equipment
Video RF transmission systems
Existing product investigations and optimisation
Studies and reports

Clients using us for RF projects include :
Lockheed Martin
Land Rover

RF Projects

Electronic Design

Let us transform your ideas into reality with many years experience in a variety of industrial sectors, we offer the highest level of professional competence. Our team provides a highly competitive design service specialising in analogue designs to 2GHz and low  end embedded control applications,


Electronic Design

Caravan Electronic Equipment

Truma , Carver - Sales Spares & Repairs

We have spent spent many years manufacturing & supplying caravan electronic equipment to Carver and Truma and have built a wealth of experience with a number of their products. We offer a sales and repair service for their range of "Motor Mover" and "Fanmaster" products

Caravan Electronic Equipment
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