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Compact USB VNA

The company has just released the S5180 Compact USB VNA with frequency range from 100 kHz to 18 GHz. This new vector network analyzer is portable and features an expanded frequency range. It provides wide dynamic range to 135 dB, typical (10 Hz IFBW) and a fast sweep speed. COPPER MOUNTAIN TECHNOLOGIES (9)

Vector Network Analyzer

The C2209 2-port analyzer operates in the frequency range of 100 kHz to 9 GHz, offers a typical dynamic range of 162 dB (1 Hz IF BW), and sweep speeds as low as 10 microseconds per point. C2209 offers Direct Receiver Access for special applications involving external directional coupling, including load pull and high-power measurements. […]

Vector Network Analyzer

The C2420 4-port analyzer operates in the frequency range of 100 kHz to 20 GHz, offers a typical dynamic range of 145 dB (1 Hz IF BW), and sweep speeds as low as 12 microseconds per point. Designed for operation with any Windows PC or laptop, C2420 offers Direct Receiver Access or special applications involving […]

Vector Network Analyzer

The C1420 4-port analyzer operates in the frequency range of 100 kHz to 20 GHz, offers a typical dynamic range of 145 dB (1 Hz IF BW), and sweep speeds as low as 12 microseconds per point. Designed for operation with any Windows PC or laptop, C1420 efficiently handles advanced test applications, providing an unmatched […]

Connecting RF Test and Measurement Equipment to an Antenna Under Test

by Clayton Karmel, Principal, Pdicta Corp & Ben Maxson, Director, Services and Support, Copper Mountain Technologies (All images are at end of article) Connecting RF test and measurement equipment to an Antenna Under Test (AUT) usually involves tradeoffs among measurement accuracy, electrical considerations, cost, and mechanical ruggedness. In this article, we describe some aspects of […]

Cobalt Vector Network Analyzer

The C4420 4-port analyzer operates in the frequency range of 100 kHz to 20 GHz, offers a typical dynamic range of 145 dB (1 Hz IF BW), and sweep speeds as low as 12 microseconds per point. Designed for operation with any Windows PC or laptop, this VNA is frequency extender compatible and forms the […]

Cobalt C1409 Vector Network Analyzer

The C1409 4-port analyzer operates in frequency range from 100 kHz to 9 GHz, offers a typical dynamic range of 162 dB (1 Hz IF BW), and sweep speeds as low as 10 microseconds per point. Designed for operation with any Windows PC or laptop, C1409 efficiently handles advanced test applications. COPPER MOUNTAIN TECHNOLOGIES (21)

One-Port Vector Network Analyzer

The R180 1-port VNA measures S11 from 1 MHz to 18.0 GHz and is designed for use with any Windows PC or laptop. Its compact form factor allows it to connect directly to a device under test, eliminating instability introduced by test cables. The standard configuration R180-02 incorporates an N-type male test port connector. COPPER […]

Windows PC’s Remain the Workhorses of RF Testing, For Now…

by Ben Maxson, Engineering Manager – Copper Mountain Technologies For decades now, RF and Microwave test instrument manufacturers and test engineers have been designing their lab test equipment and systems around Windows PCs. Lately Linux has emerged as a plausible alternative. So are Windows-centric instruments on their way out? The advantages of using Windows PCs are numerous. For […]