Input Frequency Range: 800 - 2600MHz Output Frequency Range: 17700 - 2600MHz
The ALR series of Ka Band and Ku Band Test Loop Translators feature Synthesised Variable Frequency Local Oscillators (LOs) to provide the user with the most versatile and comprehensive operating configurations for translation of uplink (Tx) frequencies to either downlink (Rx) frequencies or to L-Band, and for L-Band to downlink (Rx).
These Translators simulate the satellite transponder frequency conversion for system alignment and continuous quality monitoring.
Both the LO frequency and through path attenuation can be controlled either locally with direct readout on the front panel LCD or remotely via Ethernet with a virtual control panel.
1U high x 19" wide rack mount unit.
-01 Specific Programmed Frequency Steps
-02 Switchable Internal 10MHz OCXO Reference
Frequency Stability +/-0.05ppm over 0 to +50C
+/-0.1ppm per year
-03 Switchable Internal 10MHz OCXO Reference
Frequency Stability +/-0.005ppm over 0 to +50C
+/-0.02ppm per year
+/-0.05ppm all causes in 2 years
-04 60dB Attenuation Range
-05 1.0dB Attenuation Steps
-06 Input/Output Filters for 60dB Isolation
-07 LO Filter for 60dB LO Rejection
-08 Input/Output Isolators for 1.3:1 VSWR and -20dB Conversion Gain
-09 Internal Amplifier for 0dB nom. Conversion Gain
-10 Dual Redundant Power Supplies - Diode Controlled
-12 Waveguide RF Input
-13 RS422/485 Frequency Control
-14 Outdoor Weatherproof Housing -20 to +70C (No LCD) (click to view data sheet)
-15 Special Custom Options