Atlantic Microwave’s range of Bench Instrumentation Satellite Simulators enable RF testing of mobile satellite communication systems without the need of cabling, providing a loop-back test for Satcom terminals without the need to access the satellite.
The bench mounted instrumentation products offer portability and space saving opportunities as do not require a 19” rack system.
MULTI CHANNEL, BENCH SATELLITE SIMULATOR SYSTEM
The two transponders are inter-connected - each capable of communicating with a fixed or mobile terminal in a choice of the following frequencies and with the:
Ka-band TX – Ka-band RX
Ku-band TX – Ku-band RX
X-band TX – X-band RX
Q-band TX – K-band RX
Synthesised or fixed Local Oscillator options. Ability to vary the path attenuation.
KU BAND TX TO KU BAND RX, BENCH SATELLITE SIMULATOR
The base control unit is a convenient, portable bench instrument with the capability of both local and remote, ethernet control and this is connected to a wall or mast mounted transponder via a power and data cable.
Uplink Frequency Range: 14000 - 14500MHz Downlink Frequency Range: 10700 - 12750MHz
Synthesised Local Oscillator.
Benefits of Bench Satellite Simulators
Tests SNG Systems Off Satellite
- Covers all Ku Band SNG Frequencies Depot Based or Portable
- Easy and Quick Operation
- Ethernet and Local Controls
- Fully Turnkey
Atlantic also offer a range of portable – battery powered and Ruggedised satellite simulators.
Bespoke and Custom Build Satcom RF Test Equipment
While Atlantic Microwave offers ranges of standard products for use in satellite communications and general laboratory test and measurement, many of our customers require bespoke solutions which we are able to address in a variety of different ways.
We work closely with our customers to arrive at the optimum in performance and cost effectiveness either from an overall specification or from a customer driven block diagram or as a build-to-print project.