Z-Comm Announces L-Band Coaxial Resonator VCO CRO1600C-LF
Features Excellent Phase Noise & 2nd Harmonics Suppression
SAN DIEGO, September 18, 2008: Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant Coaxial Resonator VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model CRO1600C-LF in L-band. The CRO1600C-LF operates at 1600 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 0.5-4.5 Vdc. This VCO features an excellent typical phase noise of -119 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 5 MHz/V.
The CRO1600C-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of -3.25 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while drawing 16 mA (typical) over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This VCO features excellent 2nd harmonic suppression of -25 dBc (typ) and comes in Z-Comm’s industry standard MINI package measuring 0.50 in. x 0.50 in. x 0.22 in. It is available in tape and reel packaging for production requirements. The CRO1600C-LF is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
CRO1600C-LF is well suited for clock source and fixed wireless applications that require ultra low phase noise performance. Additional specifications for this product can be found online at
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Part Number: CRO1600C-LF
Delivery: Stock-6 weeks
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About Z-Communications, Inc.
Z-Communications, Inc. is a pioneer in developing Voltage Controlled Oscillators (VCO) and Phase Locked Loop (PLL) synthesizers for the commercial marketplace since 1987 and headquartered in 9939 Via Pasar, San Diego, CA 92126.
With devoted customers, Z-Communications, Inc. serves wireless and communication industries by providing the most effective and competitively priced RF/microwave components, as well as custom component designed to meet customer specific needs. Our sophisticated automated manufacturing facility, located in the US at our headquarters in San Diego guarantees a high level of repeatability, reproducibility and control. For more information please visit us at
www.zcomm.com or contact our sales department.