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Overview

The 40-780B-543 (PXI) and 42-780B-543 (PXIe) are triple SPDT 40GHz unterminated microwave relay modules. The 40/42-780B range is available with one, two, three or four SPDT switches capable of switching frequencies up to 67GHz in 50Ω or 2.5GHz in 75Ω. Connections are made via front panel mounted high quality RF coaxial connectors, SMA or N-Type for 50Ω and 1.6/5.6 in 75Ω versions.

These PXI/PXIe Microwave relay modules give you the highest RF and microwave switching performance available within a Pickering switching system. Although designed for microwave applications, they have many uses in the RF spectrum where extremely low insertion loss and ultra high isolation are critical. They may also be used for lower
frequency RF applications where power handling to 240W is required (700W for N-Type options).

Key Features

  • Available as PXI or PXIe Modules
  • 1, 2, 3 or 4 SPDT Relays Per Module
  • 12.4GHz, 18GHz, 26.5GHz, 40GHz, 50GHz & 67GHz Bandwidth in 50Ω
  • 2.5GHz Bandwidth in 75Ω
  • High Power N-Type Options
  • Tree Networks may be Constructed by Inter-Linking Individual Modules
  • LED Indicators to Aid Test System Development & Debugging
  • VISA, IVI and Kernel Drivers Supplied for Windows
  • PXI Version Supported by PXI or LXI Chassis
  • 3 Year Warranty
 
* Note: Product image above may be a different model in this range and is for illustrative purposes only

Product specifications

If no specifications are present, please see the product datasheet in this section. 

Please note: In some cases, for products like our Scalable LXI Chassis, the specifications can be found on the datasheets for the associated plugin modules that are inserted into these chassis. To find these modules, go to the "Also in the Range" link above.

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Platform: PXI, PXIe
Function: Relay
Z (Ω): 50
Max f (MHz): 40000
Poles: 1
Banks: 3

Downloads

PDF Datasheet
Includes full information and specifications
PDF, 1.46 MB
PDF Manual
Includes manual, extended specifications, installation instructions and data
PDF, 3.44 MB
Related RF Connector Accessories Datasheet
A complete list and documentation for mating connection accessories
PDF, 830.54 KB
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