Signal Generators

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Controlled Oscillator operates at 3,000 MHz.

April 15, 2015

Operating at 3,000 MHz with control voltage range of 0.5~4.5 V, Model CVCO55CC-3000-3000 features typical phase noise of -110 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset and delivers output power of +7.0 dBm. Input voltage is 8.0 V, with typical current consumption of 35 mA. Pulling and Pushing are minimized to 1.0 MHz and 0.2 MHz/V, respectively. Housed in 0.5 x 0.5 in. SMD package, VCO is suited for digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, and satellite communications systems. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

I-V Bias Generators foster high-speed signal acquisition.

April 14, 2015

With 6 kV isolation and electronic protections, 100% solid-state UFBG-602/A/6kV (EDR88111/A/H6) aids data acquisition of signals generated by excited carbon atoms during MR Imaging recordings. UFBG-602/XXX utilizes high-speed SPDT&N and SPST switches and 2 bias power supplies. While SPDT&N (T4F152A05/5) changes biases in 150 nS, equally from +Vb to -Vb and vice versa, SPST (D3F152A1/5) switch discharges excess energy accumulated in output capacitance that occurred while +Vb was applied. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Test System meets immunity testing requirements.

April 9, 2015

Combining signal generator and integrated power amplifier, Model NSG 4060 meets requirements for immunity testing to low frequency disturbances in frequency range of 15 Hz to 150 kHz. Disturbances are coupled onto cables in common mode (IEC/EN 61000-4-16) with continuous levels up to 33 V or differential mode (IEC/EN 61000-4-19) with levels up to 22 V/4.5 A. System includes user port for 4 TTL inputs and 4 TTL outputs as well as supply voltages for individual monitoring and control applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Arbitrary/Function Generator targets education labs.

April 8, 2015

Integrating with TekSmartLab™ wireless lab management solution, dual-channel Model AFG1022 features 25 MHz bandwidth with 1 mVpp to 10 Vpp output, 14-bit vertical resolution, and 1 µHz frequency resolution. Unit provides 125 MS/s sampling rate along with 64 MB of built-in non-volatile memory and USB memory expansion for user-defined waveforms. On functionality side, instrument offers 50 built-in standard function and arbitrary waveforms with continuous, modulation, sweep, and burst modes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Tone Generator/Probe Set facilitates cable tracing.

April 3, 2015

With steady tone, recessed push-to-scan button, and clear loudspeaker, Tone and Probe Set (P/N TP150) lets user trace and identify cable locations on jacks or through walls. Tapered probe tip facilitates penetration of wire bundles, and thumbwheel probe volume controls volume and turns off power to reserve battery power. Sensitivity of 100 Hz~300 KHz. Tone generator features include slide switch to select TONE/OFF/CONT, continuity mode, alligator clips, and RJ11 connector. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ultra-Low Phase Noise TCXO is available from 10-50 MHz.

March 31, 2015

Supplied in SMT package built to handle shock and vibration, T1243 offers noise floor down to -165 dBc/Hz and acceleration sensitivity options down to ≤7x10-11/g. Temperature stability is ±2.0 ppM over -40 to +85°C range, and performance meets needs of mobile applications that require optimized phase noise, minimal input power, and negligible warm-up time. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eight-Channel AWG enables all-in-one automotive immunity testing.

March 25, 2015

Designed to fit inside transient generator, 8-channel ARB 5500 features memory for over 64,000 standard waveform segments as well as 1 GB of Clone™ memory for user-defined shapes. This arbitrary wave generator (AWG) provides necessary control for all battery simulation tests and advanced functions. With individual trigger outputs and programmable current limits, each channel supports 16-bit output with 10 MSps playback. Output range is -10 to +10 V, and frequency range is up to 500 kHz. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

TCXOs enable compliance to ITU-T G.8262.

March 20, 2015

Suited for small cell, wireless, and instrumentation applications, 7 x 5 mm Model TL602 and 5 x 3.2 mm Model ML602 are used with 0.1 Hz (and higher) filter bandwidths for compliance with T1-based hierarchy specifications such as ITU-T G.8262 Option 1 and 2 ECC and ITU-T G.813 Option 1 and 2 SEC, Stratum 3 for Sonet, IEEE1588, and Synchronous Ethernet. Units utilize analog temperature compensation and maintain 280 ppb pk-pk frequency stability over industrial temperature range of -40 to +85°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Single-Box VSG creates digitally modulated signals up to 40 GHz.

March 20, 2015

Combining baseband generator and RF generator with fading, AWGN, and MIMO capabilities in one box, R&S SMW200A supports microwave frequency options (100 kHz to 12.75 GHz, 100 kHz to 31.8 GHz, and 100 kHz to 40 GHz) for development applications requiring complex multichannel scenarios. This vector signal generator (VSG) creates signals for radar and satellite applications as well as 5G technology development. Integrated baseband offers RF modulation bandwidth of 160 MHz. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test System targets in-vehicle emergency call systems.

March 13, 2015

Set up as GNSS simulator, R&S CMW500 wideband radio communication tester and R&S SMBV100A vector signal generator allow manufacturers of automatic in-vehicle systems to perform pre-conformance tests on ERA GLONASS modules in lab. R&S CMW-KA095 software simulates PSAP and controls R&S CMW500 emulating wireless communications network. With test solution, users can verify whether IVS modem can successfully initiate emergency call, transmit correct MSD, and establish voice connection with PSAP. Read More

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

Vector Signal Generator suits mid-range RF test/measurement.

March 11, 2015

Comprising 3 models with respective carrier frequencies ranges of DC to 2.0/4.0/6.0 GHz, TSG4100A series can be upgraded in field to deliver more advanced vector and digital modulation capabilities. Series offers spur-free outputs with low phase noise of -113 dBc/Hz at 1 GHz, amplitude accuracy of <±0.4 dB at 1 GHz, 0 dBm CW signal from +16 dBm to -100 dBm level range, and frequency resolution of 1  Hz. OCXO time-base provides <±0.002 ppm temperature stability and <±0.05 ppm aging stability. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Universal Quad Clock (800 MHz) suits complex timing solutions.

February 24, 2015

Utilizing flexible delta-sigma modulator and 2–3 GHz VCO, XR81411 quad-output LVCMOS/LVDS/LVPECL configurable clock synthesizer generates 10–800 MHz frequencies with 4 independent PLLs. Clock outputs have phase noise jitter down to <0.2 psec, and each independent output can be configured to select from 4 different frequency multiplier settings. Supplied in 5 x 5 mm LGA package, each clock synthesizer includes integer/fractional divider that allows output frequency resolution of <2 Hz intervals. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Smart Oscilloscope features open-source framework.

February 19, 2015

Combining multiple instruments into mobile, smart device, LabNation SmartScope works on PC, laptop, tablet, and smartphone. Unit combines dual-channel 100 MS/s oscilloscope, 50 MS/s arbitrary waveform generator, and 100 MS/s digital logic analyzer. Framework is based on FPGA registers which can be controlled from PC or tablet. Since user can flash FPGA through USB controller, there is no need for programmers. Advanced projects can use full-speed bi-directional data transfer capabilities. Read More

Services, Electronic Components & Devices

GPS Frequency Reference offers atomic clock stability.

January 27, 2015

Designed to operate in conjunction with GPS or compass satellite signal, Model IQFR-100 delivers frequency accuracy of < ±1E-12 after 24 hr of stable satellite signal lock. In event of signal loss, unit maintains accuracy of better than 5E-11 until restoration of lock due to internal reference oscillator. Housed in 1U rack mountable cabinet, IQFR-100 provides two 10 MHz square wave outputs, 2 square wave outputs at 2.048 MHz, and two 1 PPS impulse outputs with holdover specification of ≤1.5 µs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

USB Arbitrary Waveform Generator offers configurable DIO lines.

January 27, 2015

With BNC connectors used for analog waveform output and gate control input and utility DIO lines accessed via 16-pin shrouded connector, USB-AO-ARB1 supports use in diverse embedded applications. USB 2.0 device (USB 3.0 compatible) relieves load placed on CPU by handling waveform timing at hardware level. Along with 16-bit analog output for precisely timed waveforms up to 8 MHz, features include 3 unipolar and 3 bipolar output ranges, and 4 x 4 x 1 in. powder-coated steel enclosure. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

TCXO is available from 50-100 MHz.

January 22, 2015

With very low g-sensitivity down to ≤ 7x10-11/g, Model T1241 provides optimized phase noise performance under shock and vibration. Unit features 3.3 Vdc supply, CMOS Squarewave output, and temperature stability to ±0.3 ppm in temperatures from -40 to +85°C. Housed in rugged SMT package measuring 0.680 x 0.6800 x 0.200 in., temperature compensated crystal oscillator is suitable for mobile RF applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Controlled Oscillator operates from 5,685-5,780 MHz.

January 22, 2015

Housed in 0.5 x 0.5 in. SMD package, Model CVCO55CXT-5685-5780 features control voltage range of 0.3~4.7 V, typical phase noise of -102 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset, and typical output power of +0 dBm. Pulling and Pushing are minimized to 0.5 MHz and 1.5 MHz/V, respectively, and second harmonic suppression is -30 dBc typical. With input voltage of 5 V and current consumption of 25 mA, VCO is suited for digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, and satellite communications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Handheld Shaker provides multiple frequency outputs.

January 20, 2015

With self-diagnostics to ensure data integrity, ReferenceMate™ delivers known vibration level that enables users in field to verify sensor performance and integrity of cabling and connectors between sensor and DAQ system. Portable vibration reference source provides frequency outputs of 61.4 Hz for imperial measurements, 100 Hz to simulate standard calibration conditions, and 159.2 Hz for metric measurements. LED indicators illuminate if battery levels are low or if unit is overloaded. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Controlled Oscillator operates at 1690 MHz.

January 15, 2015

Operating with control voltage range of 0.3~4.7 V, Model CVCO55CC-1690-1690 features typical phase noise of -120 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset. Output power is typically +2.5 dBm and input voltage is 5 V with max current consumption of 25 mA. Pulling and Pushing are minimized to 1.0 MHz and 0.5 MHz/V, respectively. Housed in 0.5 x 0.5 in. SMD package, oscillator is suited for digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Powered VCO suits UHF radio and portable satellite modems.

January 5, 2015

Operating at 445–480 MHz with 0.5–2.5 Vdc tuning voltage range, V480MEM2-LF features spectrally clean signal of -113 dBc/Hz @ 100 kHz offset and tuning sensitivity of 25 MHz/V typ. RoHS-compliant VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) delivers 0 dBm output power into 50 Ω load while operating off of 3.3 Vdc supply and drawing 12 mA typ. Operational range is -40 to +85°C, second harmonic suppression is -12 dBc typ, and MINI-16M-L package measures 0.5 x 0.5 x 0.13 in. Read More