Microwave Electronics Products

PA16 Series SP16T Switch

The Series PA16 Non-Reflective SP16T Switches have been designed for distribution of wide-band RF/Microwave signals. Applications include EW Simulators and Test Systems. All output ports are Phase and Amplitude matched to further minimize Simulator calibration and enhance the fidelity of Test Systems.

PERFORMANCE SPECIFICATIONS

  MODEL NUMBER
PA1606
PA1618

Min. Frequency Range (GHz)
Min. Isolation (dB)
Max. Insertion Loss (dB)
Max. VSWR one port ON
Max. VSWR OFF

0.5 to 6.0
65
6.0
2.0:1
2.0:1

1.0 to 18
60
6.5
2.2:1
2.2:1
  • Frequency range: 0.5 to 18 GHz
  • Phase matched
  • Amplitude matched
  • Non-reflective
PA16 Series SP16T Switch

 

Amplitude Matching (between any two output ports)....... 1.5 dB, max.

Phase Matching
(between any two output ports)..............

30°, max.

Switching Time
   ON time .......................................................................... 500 nsec max.
   OFF time ......................................................................... 500 nsec max.

P
ower Supply Requirements.............................................

+5V ±5%, 450 mA max
-12V ±5%, 135 mA max
Control Characteristics

   Control Logic..................................................................

4 Bit  TTL  Decoded Input
 Operating Temperature.................................................... -20°C to +70°C
 Storage Temperature....................................................... -20°C to +70°C
 
Power Handling Capability
 
 Without Performance Degradation.................................



Input to any “OFF” port: 100 mW cw or peak

Input to any “ON” port: 1W cw or peak

Input to common port: 1W cw or peak

 Survival Power  
    Input to any “OFF” port.................................................. 1W average, 10W peak (1 µsec max. pulse width)
    Input to any “ON” port................................................... 1W average, 75W peak (1 µsec max. pulse width)
    Input to Common port.................................................. 1W average, 75W peak (1 µsec max. pulse width)


AVAILABLE OPTIONS

Option No. Description
G12 RoHS Compliant


DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHTS

Dimensions and weight for PA16 Series SP16T Switch

 Weight: 17oz (480 gr) approx.  

Dimensions are stated in inches (mm). Tolerances, unless otherwise indicated: .XX ±.02; .XXX ±.008

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