This Frequency Converter has been designed as a transmit up, and receive down converter, with a tune-able 37MHz bandwidth frequency range between 1180 and 1500MHz. The receive converter uses a Mini-Circuits ADE-5 +7dBm mixer, and high IP3 second stage receive amplifier for good strong signal handling. A 1150MHz high pass filter is used to reject strong out of band signals below 1000MHz including mobile telephone and 430MHz signals. The converter is ideal for the 1240 to 1300MHz band as a building block, to construct a complete 23cm Transverter using a 144MHz I/F.
This converter requires a suitable +7dBm local oscillator input for operation. Please refer to the 23cm Transverter Block Diagram on how this Kit is used.
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EME1.2G-CV17 KIT is the Basic Kit that includes the PC board, Instructions, and all on board components. Requires complete construction, and soldering of SMD components.
4 x SMA36 connectors are required for this Kit.
A local oscillator that includes the EME175 KIT1, EME1.2G-MLT-1 KIT, and suitable crystal is required for this Kit.
Kits Do Not include miscellaneous hardware, connectors, or an enclosure.
|Frequency Range: ||1180 to 1700MHz ( Tunable Filter ) |
|Bandwidth:||37MHz @ 3dB, 110MHz @ 3dB |
|RX Gain: ||22dB @ 1290MHz |
|Noise Figure: ||<2.5dB ( Typically 1.96dB ) |
|Local Oscillator Input: ||+17dBm ( 50mW ) 0.1 to 1700MHz ( ADE-17H Mixer ) |
|TX RF Input Drive: ||+10dBm ( 10mW 100 to 1700MHz |
|TX RF Output: ||-10dBm ( 0.1mW ) with +10dBm Input @ 144MHz |
|Operating Voltage:||RX Stages +7 to 15vdc ( +12vdc @ 100mA ) TX Stages are passive |
|Operating Voltage:||+5vdc ( +7-15vdc Recommended )|
1180-1500MHz Frequency Converter with +7dBm ADE-5+ Mixer
- Brand: Mini-Kits
- Product Code: EME1.2G-CV7 KIT
- Quantity In stock: 10