60-891-005 LXI 2x20 Microwave Matrix - Front View
60-891-005 LXI 2x20 Microwave Matrix - Rear View
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60-891-005 LXI 2x20 Microwave Matrix - Front View
60-891-005 LXI 2x20 Microwave Matrix - Rear View
60-891-005 LXI 2x20 Microwave Matrix - Front View
60-891-005 LXI 2x20 Microwave Matrix - Rear View


Pickering Interfaces 60-891-005 is a compact 50 Ω microwave switching matrix with a maximum bandwidth of 26.5 GHz. It is ideal for constructing complex microwave switching systems for many applications. Connection is by high performance front panel mounted SMA connectors. The 60-891-005 matrix is constructed from interconnected microwave tree multiplexers which allows the routing of any single input port to any single output port.

Controlling the Matrix

This LXI Microwave Matrix is controlled through an LXI interface based on 1000Base-T Ethernet. This provides a quick and easy method of installation. It also provides a simple way of controlling it at a remote location through its API or built in soft front panel. The ability to control the unit at a distance aids the testing of systems without the need for a physical presence.

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Key Features

  • 2x20 RF Matrix
  • 26.5 GHz Bandwidth
  • 50 Ω Characteristic Impedance
  • High Performance Microwave Switching
  • Compact 3U Form Factor
  • LXI Standard 1.4 Compliant
  • IVI & Direct I/O Drivers
  • 3 Year Warranty
* Note: Product image above may be a different model in this range and is for illustrative purposes only

Product specifications

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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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Product Type: RF and Microwave
Platform: LXI
X Size: 2
Y Size: 20
Function: Matrix
Connector Type: SMA
Z (Ω): 50
Max f (MHz): 26500
Banks: 1


PDF Datasheet
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PDF Manual
Includes manual, extended specifications, installation instructions and data
PDF, 4.1 MB
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