The V480MEM2-LF from Z-Comm is a VCO that operates from 445 MHz to 480 MHz. It is ideal for UHF radios and portable satellite modem applications that require low phase noise performance. The VCO delivers an output power of 0 dBm, has a low phase noise of -113 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset and a tuning sensitivity of 25 MHz. It requires a 3.3 V DC supply and draws 12 mA of current. It is available in a compact surface mount .5 x 0.5 x 0.13 inch package.