C-Band ELSAT® Block Up-Converter (BUC)
L-Band IF, up to 400 watts in one enclosure; higher powers with two enclosures. Available in the following spectrum options:
|Extended C-Band||5.850 – 6.425 GHz|
|Super Extended C-Band||5.850 – 6.725 GHz|
|INSAT C-Band||6.725 – 7.025 GHz|
|Palapa C-Band||6.425 – 6.725 GHz|
|Russian C-Band||5.975 – 6.475 GHz|
|LMI C-Band||5.725 – 6.025 GHz|
These BUCs are ruggedly built for continuous outdoor duty in all types of environments. They are especially suitable for SCPC, MCPC, and DAMA applications.
The upconverter, power amplifier, monitor and control and power supply are included in a single enclosure and the only cabling required to the indoor equipment are IF cables. An ovenized, high stability crystal oscillator is used to lock the TX synthesizer. Additional temperature and aging compensation are provided by an onboard microprocessor.
- Built in test facilities for improved maintainability and reduced dependence on external test equipmentl
- No indoor equipment is needed
- Frequency agile radio equipment.
- Superior phase noise
- Flexible, universal power supply