ETS-Lindgren’s Model 8000-055 RF Power Amplifier is a 250W power amplifier, designed primarily for automotive and military applications that include Ford CS-2009.1 and GMW 3097 Radar Pulse requirements. Utilizing GaAs technology, this RF amplifier provides higher linearity, rugged design and better efficiency performance versus silicon-based amplifiers.

The 8000-055 provides very low distortion and tolerance for 100% mismatch.

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Frequency Range: 800 MHz to 3.1 GHz
Nominal Output Power250W
Gain Variation± 4 dB
Harmonics-20 dBc Maximum
Output Impedance50 Ω
Input VSWR2:1 Maximum
AC Supply: 3 Phase Options, Contact ETS-Lindgren for Details
Supply Frequency Range50/60 Hz
Line Power< 3 kVA
Dimensions19 in, 4U Case, 800 mm (34.6 in) Deep
Weight150.0 kg (330.7 lb)
Case Style (Standard)Rack with Rear Panel Connectors 

Key Features


  • Ford CS-2009.1 and GMW 3097 Radar Pulse
  • 300 V/m
  • Designed for Automotive Testing
  • High Reliability GaAs Design
  • Excellent Performance and Efficiency
  • Safety Interlock

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