40 GHz Test Cable Datasheet

High Performance
40 GHz Test Cable
API Technologies’ Spectrum Control
Brand Products High frequency coaxial cables
combine superior durability and exceptional
performance. Operating with a frequency range
from DC to 40 GHz, these precision cables provide
low insertion loss with exceptional phase and
amplitude stability. Available with armorized and
weatherized protective coverings, the 40 GHz High
Performance Test Cable is designed to withstand
the most rugged lab, production, and environmental
testing conditions.
Features
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Flexible
Corrosion resistant shied
Braided PET jacketed cover
Passivated stainless steel connectors
Heavy duty overmolded strain relief
Crush resistat
The 40 GHz Test Cable can be supplied in
standard or custom lengths, and is available in
individual assemblies, pairs, or phase matched
sets. The 40 GHz Test Cable design can also
be customized with a variety of connector
options
Mechanical Characteristics
Minimum bend radius
Flexure life
(3x min bend radius)
Jacket diameter
Overmolded diameter
0.8 in.
>10,000 min
0.320 in.
0.460 in.
Electrical Characteristics
Frequency
Impedance
VSWR
Insertion loss
Velocity of propagation
Phase stability
RF Shielding
Attenuation (dB/ft)
Max op. voltage
Power rating (CW)
Operating temp.
DC – 40 GHz
50 Ohms
< 1.35:1
< 0.9 dB/ft + 0.7 dB
78%
± 8˚
90 dB
0.90 dB
1000V RMS
150 Watts
-65 to 165˚C
All specifications above are typical, measured at 40 GHz.
The 40 GHz Test Cable featured above utilizes
2.9 mm (K) series plug connectors constructed
with low density PTFE insulators, silicone
gasket seals, and gold plated BeCu contacts.
These high quality cable assemblies are
manufactured using precision interfaces
designed to perform for over 500 mating cycles
without degradation.
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High Performance
40 GHz Test Cable
Insertion Loss vs. Frequency @ 36”
VSWR vs. Frequency @ 36”
Length
(in.)
Part Number
Description
26-28-4-0012-26
40 GHz Test Cable, SS Armor & Poly Braid, 2.9mm(K) Male/Male, Straight/Straight
12”
26-28-4-0024-26
40 GHz Test Cable, SS Armor & Poly Braid, 2.9mm(K) Male/Male, Straight/Straight
24”
26-28-4-0036-26
40 GHz Test Cable, SS Armor & Poly Braid, 2.9mm(K) Male/Male, Straight/Straight
36”
26-28-4-0048-26
40 GHz Test Cable, SS Armor & Poly Braid, 2.9mm(K) Male/Male, Straight/Straight
48”
26-28-4-0072-26
40 GHz Test Cable, SS Armor & Poly Braid, 2.9mm(K) Male/Male, Straight/Straight
72”
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High Performance
40 GHz Test Cable
Part Number System Tables
Example: Part number 10-12-0-0036-10 represents a 36” cable assembly with flexible .085”
compatible coax and two (2) SMA Male Straight connectors
CODE
Description
CODE
Description
CODE
Description
10
SMA Male Straight
10
RG178
0
No Sleeving
11
SMA Male Angle
11
RG316
1
M23053/5-xxx-0
12
SMA Female Straight
12
0.085 Flexible
2
Polyester Braid
13
SMA Female Straight Bulkhead
13
0.085 Conformable
3
SS Armor
14
N TYPE Male Straight
14
0.141 in Flexible
4
SS Armor & Poly Braid
15
N TYPE Male Right Angle
15
0.141 in Conformable
5
SS Armor & M23053/5
16
N TYPE Female Straight
16
RG142
17
N TYPE Female Straight Bulkhead
17
RG58
18
TNC Male Straight
18
RG214
19
TNC Male Right Angle
19
RG393
20
TNC Female Straight
20
LMR200
21
TNC Female Straight Bulkhead
21
LMR240
22
3.5MM Male Straight
22
LMR400
23
3.5MM Male Right Angle
23
LMR500
24
3.5MM Female Straight
24
HP120
25
3.5MM Female Straight Bulkhead
25
HP160
26
2.9MM Male Straight
27
2.9MM Male Right Angle
39
LA290
28
2.9MM Female Straight
40
HP190
29
2.9MM Female Straight Bulkhead
41
LL142
30
2.4MM Male Straight
42
LMR240-UF
31
2.4MM Male Right Angle
32
2.4MM Female Straight
33
2.4MM Female Straight Bulkhead
34
BNC Male Straight
35
BNC Male Right Angle
36
BNC Female Straight
37
BNC Female Straight Bulkhead
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