TRAK is pleased to announce it has been contracted to supply X & K/Ka-Band space qualified isolators and circulators for use on equipment destined aboard SES 16. The solid devices which have considerable heritage will be delivered to European and USA based customers in October 2015.

Generic Coaxial Circulator - SES 16
A common package from 6 to 26 GHz
Parameter Value Value Value Measure
Operating Frequency 7.25 to 7.75 7.90 to 8.40 20.2 to 21.2 GHz
Operating Temperature -30 to +75 -30 to +75 -30 to +75 C
Operating Power 2/2 2/2 2/2 W (Fwd/Rev)
Insertion Loss 0.30 0.30 0.30 dB max.
Return Loss 23.0 23.0 23.0 db min.
Isolation 23.0 23.0 23.0 dB min.
Mass 20.0 20.0 20.0 g nom.