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8495G Programmable Step Attenuator, DC to 4 GHz, 0 to 70 dB, 10 dB steps

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Typical Configuration  

Typical Configuration

8495G 0-70dB programmable step atten., dc-4GHz

  • 8495G-002 SMA female connector
  • 8495G-024 24 Vdc supply voltage
  • 8495G-060 Viking to bare wire cable
  • R-51B-001-C Return to Service Center Warranty - 1 year

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Key Features & Specifications

Superior RF Performance

  • Frequency range: dc to 4 GHz
  • Insertion loss at 0 dB: 0.4 dB + 0.07 dB/GHz
  • Maximum SWR: 1.35

Repeatability and Life Span

  • Repeatability life: 0.03 dB max 5 million cycles per section, typical
  • 5 million cycles per section

Power Handling

  • Maximum RF input power: 1 W (average), 100 W (peak)

Features

  • Connector type: choice of type-N female, SMA female, APC-7
  • Programming connector: 12-pin Viking, optional 14-pin DIP

Description

The Agilent 8495G dc to 4 GHz programmable step attenuator offers exceptional repeatability and reliability. Attenuation is provided in 10 dB steps from 0 to 70 dB. Precision gold-plated leaf springs ensure long life (over 5 million cycles) and very high attenuator repeatability (typically 0.01 dB). To improve measurement accuracy, NIST traceable data (SWR and attenuation) is available as Option UK6. A maximum switching time of 20 ms (including contact settling) speeds automatic testing. Custom step attenuator/switch combinations are possible. The Agilent 11716A/B/C interconnect kits provide quick connection of Agilent 8494/5/6/7 1 dB and 10 dB step attenuators in series for greater dynamic range with 1 dB steps.

Note: Option 024 and 060 are default options unless specified otherwise.