MINI MCA1-12G+

Ceramic
Frequency Mixer WIDE BAND
Level 7 (LO Power +7 dBm)
MCA1-12G+
3800 to 12000 MHz
Features
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wide bandwidth, 3800 to 12000 MHz
low conversion loss, 6.2 dB typ.
high L-R isolation, 32 dB typ.
IF, DC to 1800 MHz
LTCC double balanced mixer
low cost
low profile, 0.08"
CASE STYLE: DZ885
PRICE: $10.95 ea. QTY (10-49)
(Patent pending)
+ RoHS compliant in accordance
with EU Directive (2002/95/EC)
Applications
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satellite up and down converters
line of sight links
defense radar
defense communication
federal fixed service
The +suffix has been added in order to identify RoHS
Compliance. There has been no change to the model's
material, form, fit, or function. See our web site for RoHS
Compliance methodologies and qualifications.
Mixer Electrical Specifications (TAMB=-55°C to 100°C)
FREQUENCY
(MHz)
MODEL
NO.
MCA1-12G+
LO/RF
fL- fU
IF
3800-12000
3800-6500
6500-9500
9500-12000
DC-1800
DC-1800
DC-1800
DC-1800
CONVERSION LOSS
(dB)
_
x
σ
Max.
5.4
6.2
6.0
0.2
0.1
0.2
8.3*
8.0*
8.5*
LO-RF ISOLATION
(dB)
LO-IF ISOLATION
(dB)
Typ. Min.
Typ. Min.
32
38
26
18
25
18
13
40
21
8
23
17
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center
band
Typ.
(dBm)
E
FACTOR
11
8
10
0.4
0.1
0.3
1dB Compr.: +1 dBm typ.
E= [IP3(dBm)-LO Power(dBm)]/10
• Conversion loss at 30 MHz IF, increases with IF frequency
Pin Connections
Maximum Ratings
LO
10
Operating Temperature
-55°C to 100°C
RF
5
Storage Temperature
-55°C to 100°C
3
RF Power
50mW
1,2,4,6,7,8,9
IF Current
40mA
IF
GROUND
Outline Drawing
Demo Board MCL P/N: TB-144
Suggested PCB Layout (PL-045)
Outline Dimensions ( inch
mm )
A
.3 0
7.62
B
.250
6.35
C
.085
2 .16
D
.274
6.96
E
.050
1.27
H
.057
1.45
J
.004
0.10
K
.085
2 .16
L
.296
7.52
M
.030
0.76
F
.05 0
1.2 7
G
.012
0.30
wt
g ra m s
0.25
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MCA1-12G+
Typical Performance Data at 25°C
Frequency
Conversion Loss
(dB)
LO
+7 dBm
Isolation L-R
(dB)
Isolation L-I
(dB)
VSWR LO port
(:1)
VSWR RF port
(:1)
LO
+7 dBm
LO
+7 dBm
LO
+7 dBm
LO
+7 dBm
RF
MHz
LO
MHz
3800.10
4200.10
4600.10
5000.10
5400.10
3770.10
4170.10
4570.10
4970.10
5370.10
5.64
5.12
4.96
5.78
6.23
30.15
31.14
29.60
29.71
22.64
10.49
11.80
13.89
13.15
12.43
2.93
2.57
3.07
2.22
2.95
1.81
1.81
1.48
2.07
1.64
5800.10
6200.10
6600.10
7000.10
7400.10
5770.10
6170.10
6570.10
6970.10
7370.10
6.67
5.79
5.57
5.93
5.64
24.41
30.53
41.04
47.90
40.88
17.17
25.46
32.74
35.58
37.64
2.67
3.58
3.45
3.15
2.52
1.80
1.68
1.59
2.35
1.85
7800.10
8200.10
8600.10
9000.10
9400.10
7770.10
8170.10
8570.10
8970.10
9370.10
6.28
5.81
5.63
5.80
6.02
37.93
39.67
35.96
36.27
31.32
40.88
46.44
45.14
36.70
29.66
2.59
2.51
2.04
2.07
2.06
1.92
1.84
2.02
2.22
2.34
9800.10
10200.10
10800.10
11200.10
12000.10
9770.10
10170.10
10770.10
11170.10
11970.10
6.47
6.21
5.46
6.12
7.23
29.70
29.25
25.88
24.47
21.86
24.93
25.01
30.01
27.61
27.34
3.15
2.68
2.08
1.93
1.43
2.16
1.90
1.65
1.97
1.73
Performance Charts
MCA1-12G
CONVERSION LOSS
MCA1-12G
ISOLATION L-R
60
9.0
50
MCA1-12G
ISOLATION L-I
50
40
8.0
7.0
6.0
40
ISOLATION (dB)
ISOLATION (dB)
CONVERSION LOSS (dB)
10.0
30
20
LO=+4 dBm
4.0
3500
4500
5500
LO=+7 dBm
6500 7500 8500 9500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
LO=+4 dBm
LO=+10 dBm
0
3500
10500 11500 12500
20
10
10
5.0
30
4500
5500
MCA1-12G
VARIABLE IF
LO=+7 dBm
6500 7500 8500 9500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
LO=+4 dBm
LO=+10 dBm
0
3500
10500 11500 12500
4500
5500
6500 7500 8500 9500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
MCA1-12G
IP3
LO=+10 dBm
10500 11500 12500
MCA1-12G
LO VSWR
20
10.0
LO=+7 dBm
5.0
16
4.0
14
6.0
4.0
12
VSWR
IP3 (dBm)
CONVERSION LOSS (dB)
18
8.0
10
8
3.0
2.0
6
2.0
4
LO=+4 dBm
LO=+7 dBm
2
1400
0
3500
0.0
0
200
400
600
800
1000 1200
FREQUENCY (MHz)
1.0
LO=+10 dBm
1600
1800
LO=+4 dBm
4500
5500
MCA1-12G
RF VSWR
LO=+7 dBm
6500 7500 8500 9500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
LO=+4 dBm
LO=+10 dBm
10500 11500 12500
0.0
3500
4500
5500
LO=+7 dBm
6500 7500 8500 9500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
LO=+10 dBm
10500 11500 12500
MCA1-12G
IF VSWR
3.0
5.0
2.5
4.0
VSWR
VSWR
2.0
3.0
2.0
1.5
1.0
1.0
0.5
LO=+4 dBm
0.0
3500
LO=+7 dBm
LO=+10 dBm
LO=+4 dBm
LO=+7 dBm
LO=+10 dBm
0.0
4500
5500
6500 7500 8500 9500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
10500 11500 12500
0
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