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Empower Press Release - September 24, 2009

Empower RF Systems Announces 3-6 GHz, 50 Watt Rugged Amplifier System

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Empower RF Systems BBS26A8CHMINGLEWOOD, CA, September 24, 2009 --
Empower RF Systems, Inc. -- The BBS26A8CHM ruggedized amplifier system is our latest in microwave solid-state amplifiers. This compact and lightweight system features high power output and excellent efficiency. This amplifier utilizes high power GaN devices. It fits in standard 19-inch equipment racks, weighs less than 70 lbs and is available with or without touch-screen LCD control, Ethernet connectivity and a full range of other options including 400 Hz aircraft power.

The BBS6A8CHM (SKU 2143) is suitable for C-Band broadband high power applications, laboratory, and RFI/EMC susceptibility testing. This amplifier utilizes high power GaN devices that provide wide frequency response and dynamic range, high gain, high efficiency, and good linearity. Exceptional performance, long-term reliability, and high efficiency are achieved by employing advanced broadband RF matching networks and combining techniques, built in high quality power supply, EMI/RFI filters, machined housing, and qualified components. Empower RF’s ISO9001 Quality Assurance Program assures consistent performance and the highest reliability.

* Solid-state Class AB design
* Instantaneous ultra broadband
* Small and lightweight
* Standard front panel manual gain adjust
* Suitable for Jammer applications
* 50 ohm input/output impedance
* High reliability and ruggedness

This amplifier and all Empower RF's products are built and tested to our rigid ISO 9001 Total Quality Program.

About Empower RF Systems, Inc.

Empower RF Systems Inc., a Summit Partners portfolio company, designs, develops, and produces innovative and quality RF power amplifiers and amplifier based systems. Headquartered in Inglewood, California, the Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the global defense, commercial and industrial markets. Empower is a US Corporation, ITAR registered and ISO certified. For the most up-to-date information on products and services, please visit our website at


Corporate Offices:
Empower RF Systems, Inc.
316 W. Florence Avenue
Inglewood, CA 90301
P: +1 (310) 412-8100
F: +1 (310) 412-9232

Posted 11/16/2009

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