Description

The MDS Series are fixed frequency synthesizers or user programmable frequency synthesizers. The units have internal or external reference. Output frequency is available from 100 MHz to 6 GHz fundamental, which can be expanded up to 24 GHz with external multiplier. The unit is designed for rugged, low cost applications. Fine frequency step size is also available.

 

 

 

Features

  • Programmable
  • Fine Resolution / Step Size
  • 100 MHz to 24 GHz
  • + 10 dBm output power
  • Internal voltage regulato
  • Phase lock indicator alarm
  • Low phase noise
  • Low Cost
  • Low power consumption
  • Optional extended temperature range from -55ºC to +105ºC

Applications

  • Satellite communications
  • Cable TV links (CATV)
  • Local Area Networks (LAN)
  • Global Positioning Systems (GPS)
  • Test Equipment
  • Up/Down Converters
  • LMDS
  • Transmitters & Receivers
  • Digital radios
  • Missile guidance
  • Point to Point communication
  • Military, Space, and Commercial

Specifications

Model Number MDS-XXX-N-XXXX
Single Frequency 100 MHz to 6.00 GHz, up to 24 GHz with X4
Power Output +10 dBm
Load VSWR, Maximum 2.0 : 1.0
Power Requirements +8 VDC min, 150-250 mA TYP (depends on model)
Reference Input Frequency 10 To 100 MHz
Reference Power Input 0 dBm
Phase Noise -90 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz (for 5.8 GHz)
Spurious -60 dBc
Harmonics -15 dBc
Alarm TTL
Operating Temperature -40 ºC to +85 ºC Optional; 0ºC to 50 ºC Standard
Storage Temperature -55 ºC to +125 ºC
Connectors SMA Female
Size 2.25″ x 2.25″ x .67″
Finish Nickel

Datasheet

Synthesizer.pdf