Narda Press Release - March 13, 2010
Narda Calibrated Direct-Read Variable RF Attenuators Deliver High Accuracy
NY – March 13, 2010 -- Narda, an L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) company, today introduced the
Model 794M calibrated 0-to-40-dB variable attenuator that provides flat frequency response from 4 to 8 GHz and
provides direct readout of attenuation values. Its precision makes the
Model 794M an excellent choice for measurement applications.
Model 794M has attenuation accuracy of +/-2.5 dB, handles 10 W average and 5 kW peak RF input power, and has a
maximum VSWR of 1.25:1 and insertion loss of 0.5 dB or less. It is housed in a rugged enclosure, utilizes Type-N
female input and Type-N male output connectors, and measures 8.5 x 5.2 x 1.7 in. and weighs 5.7 lb.
Model 794M is accompanied by the Model 793FM, which has an attenuation range of 0 to 20 dB and has identical
characteristics to the
Model 794M except for accuracy of +/- 1 dB. Both models are available from Narda for immediate delivery.
Please note that the direct link to this product’s data sheet can be found at:
Phone: (631) 231-1700
About Narda Microwave-East
Narda Microwave-East is a division of L-3 Communications Company, a
$14 billion electronics manufacturer
serving the military and commercial communication markets. For more than 50 years, Narda has developed and
manufactured state-of-the-art RF and microwave components, microwave integrated circuits (MICs), multi-function
assemblies, and subsystems in the frequency range from DC to 60 GHz for both commercial and military applications.
Narda is also the world leader in RF safety products, and a leading manufacturer of fiber optic modulator drivers
and oscillators for OC-192 and OC-768 applications. Narda maintains the world's largest inventory of RF and
microwave components, many available from stock.
About L-3 Communications
Headquartered in New York City, L-3 Communications is a
leading provider of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) systems, secure communications systems,
aircraft modernization, training, and government services. The company is a leading merchant supplier of a broad
array of high technology products, including guidance and navigation, sensors, scanners, fuzes, data links,
propulsion systems, simulators, avionics, electro optics, satellite communications, electrical power equipment,
encryption, intelligence systems, antennas and microwave components. L-3 also supports a variety of Homeland
Security initiatives with products and services.
Its customers include the Department of Defense, Department of
Homeland Security, selected U.S. Government intelligence agencies and aerospace prime contractors.
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