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10 October 2014

Pasternack introduces coaxial GaAs MMIC-based high power amplifiers

RF, microwave and millimeter-wave product maker Pasternack Enterprises Inc of Irvine, CA, USA has released eight new GaAs PHEMT MMIC-based, high power linear amplifiers that provide accurate signal amplification across a multitude of commercial and defense applications, says the firm. These amplifiers operate from 0.8 GHz to 9.5 GHz and can be used as high power output amplifiers or driver amplifiers depending upon the system architecture.

The new high power RF amplifiers provide a choice of gain levels, frequency ranges, power outputs, and exhibit gain performance ranging from 19 dB to 32.5 dB. These amps also offer competitive gain flatness from ±0.5 dB to ±2 dB and third order intercept levels (IP3) from 38.5 dBm to 47 dBm. The linear RF amplifiers are offered in various frequency ranges with optimized performance over the pertinent range and are specially designed to ensure the robustness of the modules and ease of use through features such as mounting holes in the body of the aluminum enclosure which assures a more effective heat dissipation path. 

The amplifiers are fully matched internally for input and output at 50 ohms which eliminates the customers’ need for any sensitive external RF tuning components. All of the new amplifiers are rated for operation over a -55°C to +85°C temperature range.

“We are very pleased to offer this new family of GaAs MMIC-based broadband high power amplifier modules to the market as it brings additional diversity and versatility to our growing RF amplifier offering”, says Michael Rachlin, director of Product Management at Pasternack. “Providing our industry with a comprehensive selection of market-leading amplifier solutions available for immediate shipment is a key strategic objective for Pasternack because it eliminates our customers’ burden of extended lead times which is common throughout the industry.”

Pasternack’s new GaAs MMIC-based high power linear amplifiers are available today from stock.

Tags: Pasternack GaAs MMIC Power amplifiers

Visit: www.pasternack.com

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