CUSTOM and SPECIAL SSPAs

 

 

Most of the Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPA) supplied by General Microwave have been custom designed to meet specific system requirements.  These SSPAs have been fully tested and qualified to meet severe environmental requirements. The following examples represent some of the typical applications of General Microwave’s SSPA product line:

a) Airborne RADARS

b) Weather RADARS

c) RADARS for Home Land Security (HLS)

d) Seekers for short range missiles

e) Test Equipment

 

 

 Custom SSPA Certified and fully qualified for airborne application                                         

Certified and fully qualified for airborne application.

  Custom SSPA certified and fully qualified for missile application

                       

Certified and fully qualified for missile application.

  Airborne GaN SSPA Transceiver

 Airborne GaN SSPA
TRANSCEIVER

 

 

SPECIAL CATALOG SSPAs

Model SPA-X1-400(1) SPA-X3-200(1) SPA-KU1-400(1) SPA-KU2-100(1)
 Frequency Range (GHz)
8.5 to 10.9 8.5 to 10.9
13.5 to 17.0
13.5 to 17.0
 Bandwidth, max (MHz)
400
600
500
500
 Peak Saturated  Output Power, min (W)
400
200
350
100
 Average Output Power (W)
100
50
87.5
25
 RF Pulse Width (µs), max.
60
250
250
250
 Duty Cycle, max (%)
25
25
25
25
PRF (kHz)
1 - 600
1 - 600
1 – 600
1 - 600
Input Supply Voltage (V)
22 to 60
22 to 60 22 to 32
22 to 60
Operating Temperature Range (°C)
-40 to +85
Dimensions, approx. mm (inches)
280 x 140 x75
(11 x 5.5 x 2.9)
260 x 140 x 60
(11 x5.5 x 2.4)
280 x 140 x 75
(11 x 5.5 x 2.9)
229 x 178 x 30.5
(9 x 7 x 1.2)

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(1) Minimum Order Applies