Z-Comm Announces New VCO:
V950ME18-LF Features Wide Frequency Tuning
July 18, 2008: Z-Communications, Inc. announces the release
of their new VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) model
C-Band. The V950ME18-LF operates from 4200-4900 MHz with
a tuning voltage range of 0.5-12 Vdc. This VCO features a typical phase
noise of -84 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity
of 140 MHz/V.
The V950ME18-LF is designed to deliver
a typical output power of 4 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while drawing 19 mA
(typical) over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This VCO features
typical 2nd harmonic suppression of -25 dBc and comes in
Z-Comm’s industry standard MINI package with low shield measuring 0.50
in. x 0.50 in. x 0.13 in. This amazing VCO is ideal for automated surface
mount assembly and reflow; this is available in tape and reel packaging
for production requirements.
V950ME18-LF is well suited for satellite communications applications
that require ultra low phase noise performance.
Additional specifications for this product can be found on-line at
For further information on this model
or any other product from Z-Communications, Inc. please contact our
Applications department via e-mail at
call us at 858-621-2700.
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