12 GHz RF over Fiber Lightwave Link (RFLL-12-B)

Data Sheet

Product Overview

The Optilab RFLL-12-B RF over Fiber Lightwave Link is composed of a LTA-20 lightwave transmitter and a PR-12-B-M receiver unit to form a high-performance RFoF link greater than 12 GHz applications.

Applications

  • Wideband RF Transmission over Fiber
  • RF/IF Signal Distribution
  • Satcom microwave antenna signal distribution
  • Broadband delay-line and signal processing
  • Phased and interferometric array antenna

Features

  • RFoF Link up to 13 GHz Bandwidth
  • High Dynamic Range
  • Low RIN DFB laser source
  • High gain receiver with TIA post amplifier
  • USB Monitor and Control Interface

Feature Name Description
Link Performance Summary
Analog Bandwidth 13 GHz Typical
Link Gain Vs Bandwidth -21 dB / 13 GHz -27 dB / 14.5 GHz
Input 1dB Comp 15 dBm @ 1GHz
Gain Flatness +/- 0.7 dB
Noise Figure 30 dB @ 5 GHz 31 dB @ 15 GHz
Group Delay +/- 24.88 ps
General Specifications
LTA-20
Power Supply Requirements ±5V, 1A typ.
Dimensions 206 mm x 102.4 mm x 31.5 mm
Accessories Included PS-5 USB Adaptor & Cable
PR-12-B-M
Power Supply Requirements +5 V DC, 1 mA max.
Dimensions 90 mm x 80 mm x 22 mm
Accessories Included USB Adaptor & Cable
RF Specifications
S11 Reflection <-10 dB within 10 GHz
S22 Reflection <-8 dB within 10 GHz