Miniature Variable Attenuator Covers DC to 18 GHz

Product Announcement from Narda Microwave-East

Miniature Variable Attenuator Covers DC to 18 GHz-Image

Narda, an L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) company, introduced the Model 4797 miniature variable attenuator that provides attenuation of 0 to 45 dB, has low insertion loss, and operates over an extended temperature range.

The attenuator measures only 2.64 x 3.25 x 1 in., weighs only 12oz., and handles 10 W average and 3 kW peak power, VSWR is 1.3:1 or less, insertion loss is less than 1 dB, and frequency sensitivity is +/-1.5 dB. Connectors are SMA female.

The Model 4797 attenuator is available from Narda for immediate delivery.

About Narda Microwave-East

Narda Microwave-East is a division of L-3 Communications Company, a $15 billion electronics manufacturer serving the military and commerical communication markets. For over 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 60GHz 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.