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Switching unit

GTS2160

This unit is used for the computer controlled switching of RF signals in the frequency range DC … 18 GHz.

Design

The switching unit is housed in a 6 U 19" subrack with very good RF shielding and consists of the following sub-assemblies:

-    relay SP36T
-    control logic
-    RS-232 interface

All the necessary signal, power supply and earthing connections are provided at the rear.
The mains switch is located on the front panel.

Control

The unit is controlled via a RS-232 interface.

Special features

The I/O boards are monitored in a processor routine.
A status string can also be requested at any time via the control interface.
The unit is constructed using a modular approach utilising 19” plug-in sub-assemblies which enable ease of installation and maintenance.

Technical datameasured at 25 °C
Configuration:7 switches SP6T with termination,
connected to one SP36T
Switching specifications
Impedance:75 Ohm
Frequency range:DC … 18 GHz min.
Insertion loss:0.5 dB max.
VSWR:1.5 : 1 max.
Isolation:60 dB min.
Power handling:50 Watt CW
Internal load:0.5 Watt
Further specifications
Control:RS-232 or tbd.
RF connectors:SMA female
Power supply:195 … 264 VAC, 47 … 63 Hz
Connector3-pin, with mains filter and fuses
Mains switch:with integrated lamp
Temperature range:
Operating0 … 50 °C
EMC:in accordance with European standard EN 55022 and EN 50082-1/2
Dimensions:
Height6 RU
Width19“
Depthabout 370 mm (without connectors)
Front panel:painted light grey (RAL 7032)
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