Electronic Amplifiers

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

Pasternack Delivers High Power Amplification with GaN Technology

November 19, 2016

High Power Amplifier Generates 100W Saturated Output Power from 0.7 to 2.7 GHz

Irvine, Calif. - Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, offers a number of high power broadband amplifiers that can be used across a wide range of applications including electronic warfare, radar, communications, and test and measurement.

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Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

TI's Nanopower Op Amps enable energy-efficient 4- to 20-mA loop systems.

November 13, 2016

Operating on single supply voltage as low as 1.6 V and offset voltage as low as 300 µV, Texas Instruments’ nanopower, general-purpose LPV801 and LPV802 and precision LPV811 and LPV812 Operational Amplifiers extends battery and sensor life for applications such as building automation, sensor nodes, and wearables. With input rejection ratio greater than 80 dB in the 500-MHz to 1-GHz frequency range, op amps can save design time for EMI-sensitive applications.

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Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

Model 2185 High Power Pulsed Amplifier with superior SWaP.

November 11, 2016

Ideally used in DME, tactical air navigation, and military FoF, Model 2185 High Power Pulsed Amplifier operates in 960 to 1215 MHz at 10 KW peak range. Amplifier features protection and remote monitoring with excessive VSWR with Shutdown on fault and gives output power degradation at RF section component failure. With user selectable RF power detectors, AGC, ALC, and MGC output power modes, unit has touchscreen display and serial RS-422 interface.

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Electronic Components & Devices

Custom MMIC President and CTO to Speak at the Compound Semiconductor Conference on KaBand Pulsed Gallium Nitride Power Amplifier for Radar Applications

October 31, 2016

Chelmsford, MA - October 25th 2016 - Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) is pleased to announce Paul Blount, President and CEO at Custom MMIC, will be presenting at the Compound Semiconductor Conference on Wednesday, October 26th with his talk entitled, “A High Efficiency, Ka-Band Pulsed Gallium Nitride...Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

PE88X-Series Active Frequency Multipliers doubles input frequency.

October 28, 2016

Eliminating need for external LO buffer amplifier stage and additional circuitry, active frequency multipliers require single +5 V DC supply. Producing output power level up to +17 dBm, unit offers DC blocked input/output RF ports. Utilizing efficient GaAs PHEMT semiconductor technology, device offers output frequencies from 8 GHz to 46 GHz and input frequencies from 4 GHz to 23 GHz. Applications include electronic warfare and electronic countermeasures. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Ultra - Low Noise Amplifiers, Driver Amplifiers, and Low Loss Phase Shifters on Display by Custom MMIC at IEEE International Symposium on Phased Array Systems and Technology

October 24, 2016

Chelmsford, MA – Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) is pleased to announce their attendance at the IEEE International Symposium on Phased Array Systems and Technology October 18 - 21st in Waltham, MA at Booth #7 with a focus on ultra-low noise amplifiers, driver amplifiers, and low loss phase shifters. With a large suite...Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

C-Band 20 W RF Power Amplifier supports complex waveforms.

October 21, 2016

NuPower™ 06D05A provides saturated RF power of 20 W in C-band (4.4–4.9 GHz) with module efficiencies of up to 30%. For complex waveforms requiring linear PA, this product offers error vector magnitude (EVM) of 4% at 2 W output. RF gain of 40 dB is achieved with 0 dBm nominal input drive level, and 4.50 x 3.50 x 0.61 in. aluminum chassis promotes heat dissipation for higher-temperature operation. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Intersil's14-channel programmable gamma buffer, ISL76534 offer 10-bit resolution.

October 14, 2016

Offering 1 Vcom and 14 gamma channels with 10-bit resolution for fine-tuning, the automotive-grade ISL76534 ensures consistent brightness and color matching for all LCD panels. Primarily designed for infotainment displays, ADAS smart mirrors and instrument cluster displays, ISL76534's 75 dB PSRR stops power supply noise from reaching the outputs and becoming visible in the LCD panel. Internal EEPROM provides 10,000 write cycles and 20 years of data retention.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Multimedia Source Units feature marine-grade design.

October 7, 2016

Designed to fit 3 in. gauge hole instrument panel opening, one-piece Model GR10BT offers up to 180 W of peak power. Unit features variety of music source options, including Global AM/FM/Weather Band tuner, Bluetooth music streaming, MP3/WMA USB file playback, and standard RCA audio input. CMS3 two-piece marine-grade digital media hub, designed for extreme duty in harsh environments, offers choice of 2 weather-proof commanders and black box processor unit that can be hidden away. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Power Amplifier supports L- and S-band transmitters.

October 7, 2016

Housed in 1.8 x 1.8 x 0.5 in. rugged aluminum chassis, NuPower™ 12A03A delivers minimum of 5 W of RF power from 1.0–2.5 GHz when driven with 0 dBm (1 mW) RF input signal. Device is also available in 30 dBm (1 W) input power level version, allowing plug-and-play use with various data transceivers. With low current draw of 0.85 A at +28 Vdc, amplifier supports array of RF communications, telemetry, and electronic warfare applications where low power consumption is critical. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Custom MMIC High Performance DC-18 GHz Switches and MMIC Amplifiers to 36 GHz on Display at European Microwave Week 2016

October 4, 2016

Chelmsford, MA – Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) is pleased to announce attendance at European Microwave Week 2016. Custom MMIC products will be on display with our UK representative, Aspen Electronics, at European Microwave Week (EuMW) in London, this October from the 3rd-7th. Stop by the Aspen Electronics stand #121 to...Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Measurement Microphone measures low sound pressure levels.

September 30, 2016

With 1 in. nominal diameter, Rion Model UC-35P combines free-field, pre-polarized, low-noise microphone capsule UC-35 with Constant Current Line Drive-compatible NH-35 preamplifier. Unit features 4 dB(A) noise floor, frequency range of 10–12,500 Hz, and BNC connector for all types of CCLD-compatible equipment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RF and Microwave Modules facilitate rapid prototyping.

September 22, 2016

Featuring fully integrated, hermetically sealed design, HMC Series Modules shorten proof-of-concept phase of design cycle and help minimize overall in-house technical support needed to assemble, test, and validate design. Series includes: HMC-C582 ultra-wideband power amplifier module ranging from .01–20 GHz; HMC-C583 single pole single throw switch module ranging from 0.1–40 GHz; HMC-C584 0.1–40 GHz, 31 dB, 5-bit digital attenuator module; and HMC7891 2–18 GHz limiting amplifier module. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ku-Band Outdoor Power Amplifier provides up to 400 W peak.

September 15, 2016

Available with optional internal L-band block up-converter, Model PA17-Ku400P delivers 180 W of linear power over 12.75–14.5 GHz band. Transmit Noise Power is -70 dBW/4 KHz and Filter Receive Band is 0.65–12.75 GHz. Measuring 17.0 x 8.5 x 8.5 in., Traveling Wave Tube amplifier is equipped with internal redundancy control, eliminating need for external controller. Internal monitor and control system provides Ethernet connectivity with plug-and-play web page interface for out-of-the-box use. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Power Amplifier features multi-octave operation.

September 13, 2016

Designed for VHF to S-band transmitters and data radios, NuPower™ 11B02A typically delivers 10 W of RF power from 225–2550 MHz when driven with 3 dBm RF input signal. Amplifier provides standby to transmit switching speed of less than 30 µs, conserving energy between transmit cycles in power-limited applications. Housed in 2.34 x 1.96 x 0.620 in. aluminum chassis, unit features broad supply voltage of +11 to +32 Vdc, supporting communications, telemetry, and electronic warfare applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Richardson RFPD Announces Participation at EDI CON USA 2016

September 12, 2016

Live demos, new products, and Analog Devices Radioverse™ RF wideband transceiver evaluation board giveaway featured at Richardson RFPD booth #806 Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today its participation in EDI CON USA 2016, to be held in Boston, MA, September 20-22, 2016. EDI CON USA brings together RF, microwave, EMC/EMI and high-speed digital design engineers and system...Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Richardson RFPD Introduces New 1 W Driver Amplifier with VG Enable from MACOM

September 9, 2016

0.1 - 3.0 GHz 2-stage amplifier with typical gain of 23 dB and up to 40% power added efficiency Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 1 W driver amplifier from MACOM Technology Solutions Inc. The MAAP-011232 is a 2-stage power amplifier with gain shut-off. It operates from 100 MHz to 3 GHz; for operation in the...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Distributed Amplifier ranges from 2-18 GHz. .

September 8, 2016

Supplied in 4 x 4 mm QFN package, CMD233C4 Broadrange Distributed Amplifier™ features low noise figure of 4.5 dB and output 1 dB compression point of +20.5 dBm. Wideband GaAs MMIC device delivers over 9 dB of gain and operates from single 3–6 V supply. With 50 Ω matched design, amplifier eliminates need for external DC blocks and RF port matching. Applications include military, space, and communication systems. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

High-Temperature Dual Op-Amps suit down hole, harsh environments.

September 6, 2016

Operating from -55 to +200°C (depending on chosen grade), AM-606HT series features 28 MHz gain bandwidth and 250 V/µsec slew rate and can settle to 0.01% in <180 nsec while delivering dynamic performance for harsh environment systems. DC performance includes <1.5 mV offset, voltage noise density below 8 nV/√Hz, and total supply current of <10 mA. Offered in 8-pin hermetically sealed ceramic DIP (MHT) or Gull-Wing SMT (GHT) package, series delivers >1,000 hr operating life. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Nuwaves Engineering Announces the Development of a Low-Cost 4 Watt Linear VHF/UHF Radio Frequency Bidirectional Amplifier Module For Communications, Telemetry and Electronic Warfare Markets

September 1, 2016

Middletown, Ohio – NuWaves Engineering, an international Radio Frequency (RF) and Microwave solutions provider, announced the Internal Research and Design (IRaD) effort for a miniaturized VHF/UHF RF bidirectional amplifier (BDA). The NuPower™ Xtender™ model 16A06A will feature high linearity performance and small size, at an affordable price point. The NuPower™ Xtender™ 16A06A...Read More