Radio Frequency Systems company website is optimized for recent browsers :
IE9+, Chrome 31+, Firefox 31+, Opera 28+, Safari 7+


My e-catalog

PP318F5
Patch Panel for Rapid Release U-Links
3-1/8" Line size

Rapid release U-links provide manual switching for high power RF circuits.
Typical applications include transmitter, antenna and test load patching.
 
Manufactured in custom built configurations ranging from simple patch panels to fully integrated multi-channel switching:
  • Integrated with other components (combiners, etc)
  • Commonly fitted in frame made from aluminium extrusion
Special order items include:
  • Blanking panels, side panels and locking rear door
  • Metering
  • Mimic panel with/without LED display
  • Interlock circuits wired to terminal blocks

FEATURES / BENEFITS

  • Fast, simple lever action
  • Slimline - low profile design
  • Interlock circuits operate before the RF circuit is disturbed
  • Available to match RFS rigid line sizes/power ratings
  • Standard EIA or IEC test adaptors can be used
  • Input/output line sizes can be varied to suit using RFS developed R series adaptors.


Typical switch frame with mimic panel

Technical features

Structure

Product LinePatch Panels
Product TypePatch Panel, 5 port, 3-1/8" line size
Input Connector3-1/8" Unflanged

Electrical Specifications

Frequency Range MHz44 - 860
Return Loss dB30
Power Rating CommentRefer power rating figure
Peak Voltage Rating kV9.6
Impedance, ohmsOhm50
Max. Insertion Loss at Channel Centre Frequency dB0.1

Mechanical Specifications

Output Connector3-1/8" Unflanged
CoatingPainted
ColourAluminium frame, beige painted front panel

Temperature Specifications

Operation Temperature °C(°F)0 to 40 (32 to 104 )


U Link sizes


Typical 3 port patch panel


Many configurations possible