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Atlantic Microwave Launches New Benchtop Instrumentation Chassis


Atlantic Microwave, leaders in Satcom RF testing equipment, have launched a brand new modular benchtop instrumentation chassis.

The new benchtop instrumentation chassis has a modular design which can house any combination of compatible modules within the unit, providing users with a flexible and scalable solution for bench top testing applications. The chassis accommodates a range of compatible modules, with 10 module slots available in total, and is AC powered.


Modules include:Genus Benchtop Chassis

  • - Signal generators up to 52GHz
  • - Noise generators up to 2,500MHz
  • - SPDT/SP4T/SP6T switches up to 40 GHz
  • - Amplifiers
  • - Test loop translators covering C, L, Ku and Ka-bands


The RF modules are hot-swap and can be inserted whilst the chassis is in service, giving excellent levels of flexibility and resilience. The chassis comes fitted with a user replaceable HMI (optional) & CPU, with the option of user replaceable internal/external 10MHz reference source also available.


Suitable for applications including:

  • - Satellite communications bench test applications
  • - Scientific research
  • - Test & measurement
  • - Signal path testing
  • - Modular testing requirements