Instrumentation Amplifiers

Electronic Components & Devices

Fiber Amplifier works with hundreds of fiber assemblies.

November 23, 2015

With high-power LED driving light through core fibers, DF-G3 allows sensing up to 3,600 mm. Single and dual discrete as well as analog output options are available, and sensing range is 3,600 mm max. Dual digital displays show signal level and threshold values, and sensing output is compatible with PLCs, HMIs, and other machine control systems. Compatible with multiple fiber lenses and arrays, amplifier also features crosstalk avoidance algorithm and physical separation of amplifier and sensor. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Zero-Drift Instrumentation Amplifier enables precise measurement.

October 26, 2015

Available in 4.9 x 3.91 mm SOIC package, INA188 enables accurate DC and low-frequency measurements over full extended industrial temperature range. Zero-drift architecture, providing long-term temperature stability, enables offset voltage of 25 µV and offset-voltage drift of 80 nV/°C. Capable of operating at up to 36 V, amplifier generates 250 nV(PP) noise from 0.1–10 Hz without any 1/f corner frequency between broadband and near-DC.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GPS Rackmount Splitter includes dual antenna redundancy.

October 12, 2015

Developed for wireless industry, GPS/GNSS rackmount splitter provides GPS timing signal to up to 32 GPS/GNSS synchronization modules and receivers. Design ensures GPS timing signal is available even in case of antenna or cable failure. In addition to amplifying and splitting GPS/GNSS signal, product offers such features as dual GPS antenna input ports, health monitor, and sensor switch. Antenna redundancy is acquired through use of primary and backup antennas. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Type K Thermocouple Amplifier offers dynamic response of 1 mS.

April 20, 2015

With temperature measuring range of 0–1,250°C, Model TCA-MS-K-1 converts low output voltage signal from Type K thermocouple probe to single independent linearized 0–5 Vdc output voltage. Single-channel unit interfaces to instrumentation equipment including data loggers, temperature indicators, chart recorders, and controllers. Supplied in IP51-rated housing measuring 2.5 x 2.5 x 0.9 in., amplifier includes mini-plug signal input connector and 1 m long integral signal cable. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Microphone Preamplifier allows acoustic testing in tight spaces.

February 12, 2015

Used to convert high impedance signal from measurement microphone into low impedance signal, Model 426A13 is designed for ½ in. microphones used to measure frequencies within both infrasound and the human audible range (3 Hz to 20 kHz). Preamplifier electronics fit in 0.94 in. long housing, and overall length (including connectors) of 1.4 in. accommodates space-constrained test environments. Noise floor allows measurements from 15 dBA to 147 dB with appropriate microphone. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Industrial Amplifier measures torque and angle.

July 8, 2014

Available as plug-in module for PMX data acquisition and control system, Model PX460 enables users to make precise, dynamic measurements of raw and filtered torque, frequency, pulse, speed, and angle of rotation. Combination of PX460 hardware, Advanced Plug and Measure technology, and TEDS platform for sensor integration enables users to get started with no programming. Amplifier can acquire up to 4 channels of data from torque transducers simultaneously with analog bandwidth up to 6 kHz. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Electronic Components & Devices

Distribution Amplifiers (1.2 GHz) are DOCSIS 3.1 compliant.

May 16, 2014

AC1500 distribution and A2500 distribution trunk amplifiers ensure that downstream frequency band reaches up to 1.2 GHz and upstream is upgradable to 200 MHz. Both can be equipped with Remote Ingress Switching (RIS) system that allows ingress detection and countermeasures at headend. For management feature diversity, amplifiers can also be equipped with intelligent transponders with measuring capabilities as well as programmable signal and ingress monitoring. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Upconverters and Power Amplifiers range from 25-100 W.

April 15, 2014

Comprising Ku-band block upconverters and solid state power amplifiers, ATOM Series is available for standard, extended, and custom frequency Ku-bands in 25, 40, 50, and 100 W configurations. Units provide off-the-shelf options, such as wideband, fast switching, and active or passive cooling. Available with custom RF output options from 13.0–17.5 GHz for non-traditional frequencies, devices are suited for portable VSAT, Satcom on the Move, Radar, TWTA replacement, and airborne terminals. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Electronic Components & Devices

GaAs Distributed Driver Amp offers positive gain slope, low noise.

March 28, 2014

Supplied in Pb-free, RoHs-compliant, 5 x 5 mm, SMT package, CMD192C5 wideband GaAs MMIC distributed amplifier operates from DC to 20 GHz and has positive gain slope versus frequency. This allows for cascading of multiple amplifiers without requiring extra gain compensation circuitry. Driver amplifier, which delivers >19 dB of gain with corresponding output of 1 dB compression point of +25 dBm, has 50 Ω matched design and low noise figure of 1.9 dB at 10 GHz. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Electronic Components & Devices

MMIC Driver Amplifier delivers +20 dBm of output power.

March 13, 2014

Featuring frequency range of 1–24 GHz, Model CMD197 offers 16 dB of flat gain with corresponding output 1 dB compression point of greater than +20 dBm and output IP3 of greater than +30 dBm across entire bandwidth. Distributed GaAs driver amplifier includes on-chip bias choke and 50 Ω port matches. Fully passivated for moisture protection, Model CMD197 is suited for military and space applications, wideband communication systems, microwave radio, VSAT, and test instrumentation. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Repeater and Distribution Amplifier optimizes surveillance.

September 26, 2013

Designed for HD CCTV video in security systems, SD/HD/3G-SDI 1 to 2 Repeater and Distribution Amplifier works by receiving SDI input directly from one surveillance system and then duplicating it across company's entire network. Unit re-transmits 4 SDI outputs for real-time multi-viewing across separate devices. Supporting data transmission rates up to 1.485 Gbps, solution provides seamless surveillance for active protection of key infrastructure points. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

RF Power Amplifier integrates linearization technology.

August 1, 2013

Designed for half-duplex RF transceivers with amplitude-modulated waveforms, Xtender™ Linear Bidirectional S-Band Power Amplifier module, Model NW-LBSSPA-10W-2.2-2.5, generates 6 W of average RF output power from 2,200–2,500 MHz, given 10 dB peak-to-average power ratio waveform. With continuous wave signals, amplifier generates 10 W of RF output power. Automatic transmit sensing circuitry provides nearly instantaneous switching between receive and transmit modes, at less than 2 µs. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Electronic Components & Devices

Distributed and Drive Amplifiers have all-positive bias scheme.

May 7, 2013

Respectively operating from DC to 30 GHz and 2–30 GHz, distributed amplifiers CMD164 and CMD165 deliver >12 dB of gain with output 1 dB compression point of +15 dBm and noise figure of 2.4 dB at 10 GHz. Operating from DC to 20 GHz, distributed amplifier CMD173 delivers >15 dB of gain with output 1 dB compression point of +18 dBm and noise figure of 2 dB at 10 GHz. Driver amplifier CMD166 operates from 20–40 GHz with 9 dB of gain and output 1 dB compression point of +17 dBm. Read More

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Instrumentation Amplifier delivers zero-drift accuracy.

August 20, 2012

Intended for signal and sensor conditioning, AD8237 comes in 8-lead MSOP and is rated for -40 to +125°C operation. Input offset drift is less than 0.3 µV/ºC, and input signal range extends 300 mV beyond supply rails. Measurement precision is bolstered by 0.005% max gain error, 0.5 ppm/°C drift, and 114 dB CMRR, while quiescent supply current just over 100 µA lends to energy efficiency. Operation is via one 1.8-5.5 V supply, and gain (1-1,000) is set by ratio of 2 external resistors. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wireless Load Cell Amplifier offers 150 ft range.

July 30, 2012

Connecting directly to standard strain gage load cell, pressure transducer, or torque transducer, MasterLink 3000 transmits readings from device to handheld display, analog output, or USB interface. Unit features spectrum analyzer that allows user to determine optimal channel selection. Providing up to 40 hours of operation on rechargeable battery, MasterLink 3000 can monitor signal health and battery voltage as well as capture peak/valley measurements. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Remote In-Line DC Amplifier includes auto-zero function.

May 30, 2012

Designed to be used with bridge-type mV output transducers, Model 140 features 5 user-selectable gain settings with gain accuracy of ±0.5% and bandwidth to 100 kHz. Auto-zero function allows operator to zero transducer offset voltage to within ±1.5 mV, either remotely or by pressing on-board push button at user's command. Packaged in anodized aluminum housing that is sealed against humidity, Model 140 operates from 5-30 Vdc excitation at temperatures from -20 to +70°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Instrumentation Amp, Bandpass Filter enables flexible DAQ.

January 19, 2012

As single-channel, programmable signal conditioning instrumentation amplifier and band pass filter, USB-controllable USBPBP-S1(TM) comes in range of filter characteristics. Intelligence is built in to configure module from power-up and operate independently in Turn-Key or host computer controlled scenario. Compatible with 12, 16, or 24-bit A/D devices, module lets user mix and match filter characteristics and independently select and program high/low pass corner frequency and gain steps. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Strain Gauge Signal Amplifier features CE approval.

October 26, 2011

Compliant for all medical, industrial, and consumer applications, CSG110 is available in 1 or 10 kHz bandwidth versions and supports modification to support 25 kHz option. RoHS-compliant product, designed for minimal noise output, features short-circuit and over-voltage protection, comes in ABS-94HB black enclosure, and features DB9 connectors. Enclosed with DIN rail mount, product is constructed with DIP switches instead of soldered internal components. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Non-Industrial Products

Passive 3D Viewing Kit targets professional A/V market.

September 19, 2011

Based on video scalers with Geometry Correction and Edge Blending, Image AnyPlace-3D creates fully immersive, passive 3D viewing that can be scaled to fit any projection screen size and accommodate any number of viewers. Passive system utilizes separate and simultaneous polarization for each eye for comfortable viewing experience. Kit includes 2 signal processors, HDMI distribution amplifier, HDMI cables, polarizing filters and glasses, IR remote control, and rack mounts. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Instrumentation Amplifier features low -130 dB distortion.

June 29, 2011

Featuring current feedback architecture that offers 15 MHz (G=1) bandwidth and 22 V/µs slew rate, Model AD8429 measures extremely small signals in noisy industrial environments. Device operates across extended industrial temperature range of -40 to 125°C with 1-nV/√Hz input noise and 45-nV/√Hz output noise. Housed in 4 x 5 mm SOIC_N package, Model AD8429 has 90 dB CMRR when operating in dc mode and 80 dB CMRR in ac mode, which prevents unwanted signals from corrupting smaller signal acquisition. Read More