Data Sheet - Mini Circuits

™
FLEX
TEST
75Ω Test Cable
CBL-FM-75+ Model Series
F-Conn DC to 3000 MHz
The Big Deal
•Wideband, DC to 3000 MHz
•Excellent Return Loss
•Performance Qualified to 20,000 Flexures
CASE STYLE:: ND1919
XX= cable length in inches
Product Overview
Mini-Circuits CBL-FM-75+ series 75Ω test cables provide extra rugged durability and flexibility for easy connections
and long life in test environments. These cables support 75Ω test applications from DC to 3000 MHz and provide
outstanding return loss and low insertion loss across their full frequency range with power handling up to 338W.
They’re performance qualified up to 20,000 flex cycles and feature triple-shielded cable construction with F-type
(M) to F-type (M) connectors. Available in a variety of lengths.
Key Features
Feature
Advantages
Wideband, DC to 3000 MHz
Wide frequency range covers many applications.
High power handling:
• 338W @ 0.5 GHz
• 98W @ 3 GHz
High power handling makes CBL test cables suitable for applications with a wide range of
requirements.
Excellent return loss and low insertion loss
(varies with length)
Well matched for 75Ω systems across the entire frequency band.
Extra rugged, triple shield cable construction
CBL-FM-75+ test cables provide outstanding durability, flexibility, and shielding effectiveness.
Passivated stainless steel F-Male connectors
Long connector mating cycle life.
Superior stability of insertion loss and return
loss
Reliable performance in almost any test layout configuration.
Notes
A. Performance and quality attributes and conditions not expressly stated in this specification document are intended to be excluded and do not form a part of this specification document.
B. Electrical specifications and performance data contained in this specification document are based on Mini-Circuit’s applicable established test performance criteria and measurement instructions.
C. The parts covered by this specification document are subject to Mini-Circuits standard limited warranty and terms and conditions (collectively, “Standard Terms”); Purchasers of this part are entitled
to the rights and benefits contained therein. For a full statement of the Standard Terms and the exclusive rights and remedies thereunder, please visit Mini-Circuits’ website at www.minicircuits.com/MCLStore/terms.jsp
Mini-Circuits
®
www.minicircuits.com P.O. Box 350166, Brooklyn, NY 11235-0003 (718) 934-4500 sales@minicircuits.com
™
FLEX
TEST
75Ω Test Cable
F-Conn
2FT
DC to 3000 MHz
Maximum Ratings
Operating Temperature Storage Temperature Power Handling at 25°C,
Sea Level
CBL-2FM-75+
Features
-55°C to 105°C
-55°C to 105°C
338W at 0.5 GHz
210W at 1 GHz
143W at 2 GHz
98W at 3 GHz
Permanent damage may occur if any of these limits are exceeded.
• RoHS compliant
• wideband coverage, DC to 3000 MHz
• extra rugged construction with strain relief for longer life
• stainless steel F-Male connectors for long mating-cycle life
• useful over temperature range, -55°C to 105°C
• triple shield cable for excellent shielding effectiveness
• flexible for easy connection & bend radius
• 6 month guarantee*
CASE STYLE: ND1919-2
ConnectorsModel
Conn1Conn2
F-MALEF-MALECBL-2FM-75+
+RoHS Compliant
Applications
The +Suffix identifies RoHS Compliance. See our web site
for RoHS Compliance methodologies and qualifications
• high volume production test stations
• research & development labs
• environmental & temperature test chambers
• replacement for OEM test port cables
• field RF testing
Electrical Specifications at 25°C
Outline Drawing
Parameter
Condition (MHz)
Min.
Frequency Range
Typ.
DC
Length1
DC - 500
500 - 1000
1000 - 2000
2000 - 3000
DC - 500
500 - 1000
1000 - 2000
2000 - 3000
Return Loss
Outline Dimensions (
A
2.00
0.61
T
wt
.06 grams
0.02 100.0
B
.54
13.72
C
.500
12.70
D
.54
13.72
E
.500
12.70
)
—
—
—
—
26
26
23
23
Outer Shield
Jacket
Interlayer
Shield
Inner Shield
Inner
Conductor
Dielectric
Cable Construction
0.42
0.53
0.69
0.82
—
—
—
—
Jacket
Connectors
Insertion Loss
(dB)
Return Loss
(dB)
50
200
500
667
834
1000
1334
1667
2000
2286
2429
2572
2715
2857
3000
0.06
0.13
0.22
0.26
0.29
0.32
0.37
0.39
0.45
0.50
0.58
0.59
0.59
0.55
0.56
F-MALE
38.9238.34
42.1943.27
43.3444.01
41.3739.99
43.0441.43
47.5543.35
46.2837.56
37.9339.89
37.4143.84
38.4033.36
39.2929.73
36.0027.59
34.0125.84
33.1626.25
31.2730.95
CBL-2FM-75+
RETURN LOSS
CBL-2FM-75+
INSERTION LOSS
1.0
75
0.8
60
F-MALE 1
• passivated stainless steel
• gold plated beryllium copper center contacts
• PTFE dielectric
Product Guarantee*
Mini-Circuits® will repair or replace your test cable at
its option if the connector attachment fails within six
months of shipment. This guarantee excludes cable
or connector interface damage from misuse or abuse.
dB
Typical Performance Data
Frequency
(MHz)
RETURN LOSS (dB)
Shield
Solid Silver Plated Copper Clad Steel
Solid PTFE
Silver-Plated Copper Flat Ribbon Braid
Aluminum-Polymide Tape Interlayer
Silver-Plated Copper Braid (90%k)
Blue FEP
dB
1. Custom sizes available, consult factory.
INSERTION LOSS (dB)
Inner Conductor
Dielectric
MHz
FT
0.22
0.32
0.45
0.61
38
38
34
25
F-MALE
Cable Cross Section
Unit
3000
2
Insertion Loss
inch
mm
Max.
0.6
0.4
0.2
F-MALE 2
45
30
15
0
0.0
0
750
1500
2250
3000
0
750
1500
2250
3000
FREQUENCY (MHz)
FREQUENCY (MHz)
Notes
A. Performance and quality attributes and conditions not expressly stated in this specification document are intended to be excluded and do not form a part of this specification document.
B. Electrical specifications and performance data contained in this specification document are based on Mini-Circuit’s applicable established test performance criteria and measurement instructions.
C. The parts covered by this specification document are subject to Mini-Circuits standard limited warranty and terms and conditions (collectively, “Standard Terms”); Purchasers of this part are entitled
to the rights and benefits contained therein. For a full statement of the Standard Terms and the exclusive rights and remedies thereunder, please visit Mini-Circuits’ website at www.minicircuits.com/MCLStore/terms.jsp
Mini-Circuits
®
www.minicircuits.com P.O. Box 350166, Brooklyn, NY 11235-0003 (718) 934-4500 sales@minicircuits.com
REV. A
M151107
CBL-2FM-75+
LC/CP/AM
150707