Solid state RF and microwave module for communications and electronic warfare (EW) offered by Comtech PST

MELVILLE, N.Y., 14 Sept. 2016. Comtech PST Corp. in Melville, N.Y., is introducing the model BME69189-50 high-power-density solid state RF and microwave module for communications, electronic warfare (EW), and radar transmitter systems where space, cooling, and power are limited.

Sep 14th, 2016
By Mil & Aero staff
By Mil & Aero staff

MELVILLE, N.Y., 14 Sept. 2016. Comtech PST Corp. in Melville, N.Y., is introducing the model BME69189-50 high-power-density solid state RF and microwave module for communications, electronic warfare (EW), and radar transmitter systems where space, cooling, and power are limited.

The module offers ultra wideband operation; high efficiency; full power across the entire bandwidth; low harmonic distortion; and gallium nitride (GaN) technology.

Performance specifications include 6-18 GHz frequency range; more than 50 Watts RF output; more than 47 decibels gain at 50 Watts; plus-or-minus 10 dBm RF input overdrive; and a maximum of 2.0:1 input/output voltage wave standing ratio (VSWR).

The module has a 28-volt DC input; less than 15 Watts of DC power and standby; 14 percent typical efficiency from DC to RF; operates in temperatures from -40 to 55 degrees Celsius at the baseplate; and meets MIL-STD-810F for shock and vibration.

The module measures 6.56 by 3.5 by 0.84 inches and weighs 1.5 pounds. For more information contact Comtech PST online at www.comtechpst.com.

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