The LW30-797767 from Linwave Technology is a Block Upconverter (BUC) that converts input frequencies from 950 – 1825 MHz to output frequencies from 5.85 – 6.725 GHz. It integrates Linwave’s upconverter and SSPA technologies and delivers a saturated output power of 25 W (~44 dBm) with an adjustable small signal gain of more than 60 dB. The BUC has phase noise of -91 dBc/Hz @100 kHz offset and a noise figure of less than 18 dB. It requires a DC supply of 28 V and consumes 3 A of current. This IESS 308-compliant BUC features automatic internal/external reference detection and switching and internal output protection.
The LW30-797767 has comprehensive monitor & control and user definable options for flexible solutions to meet customers’ requirements. It is available in an enclosure that measures 190 x 90 x 50 mm with SMA-female connectors and is ideal for mobile, fixed or fly-away applications. This BUC is also available with extended temperature range that can operate in harsh environment.