PXI RF switches

  • 30-Sep-2011 09:40 EDT
40-754_Press_Release.jpg

The 40-754 single-pole, double-throw switch module from Pickering Interfaces is a PXI RF unit that supports up to 17 switches in a single module. It comes in two versions: a high-density device that occupies one slot of a 3U PXI chassis and uses a high-density MS-M RF multi-way connector for switching frequencies up to 500 MHz. A higher-frequency version is two slots wide, uses SMB connectors, and is suitable for switching signals to 1.2 GHz. The device is said to be the highest-density SPDT switch available in the standard PXI format and is suitable for use in automatic test equipment (ATE) systems. It can replace older VXI-based ATE applications that are being replaced and/or upgraded by PXI/LXI solutions, where great numbers of SPDT are used as standard RF switch subassemblies.

Share
HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Grade
Rate It
0.00 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

2017-01-03
NRL scientists have demonstrated metallic spin filtering at room temperature using ferromagnet-graphene-ferromagnet thin film junction devices.
2016-12-20
Industrial aluminum slabs are typically produced by blending small amounts of copper or manganese in a reservoir of molten aluminum that is rapidly cooled, a process known as direct-chill casting. Variations in the way these elements solidify can yield uneven results that weaken the final product.
2017-06-27
Recently NASA researchers were officially cleared to begin formal feasibility studies on advanced Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) concepts under NASA’s Convergent Aeronautics Solutions (CAS) project. The investigations, three in total, are expected to take between 24 and 30 months to complete.
2017-07-02
On June 28, 2017, days ahead of the July 2017 U.S. Air Force light attack aircraft experiment, the Senate Armed Services Committee passed a preliminary vote for a proposed annual defense budget that included $1.2 billion for “a fleet of Light Attack/Observation aircraft.”

Related Items

Technical Paper / Journal Article
2010-10-25
Training / Education
2013-02-20
Training / Education
2013-04-09