RF Amplifier: 2500A225B
The Model 2500A225B is a solid-state, self-contained, broadband amplifier designed for applications where instantaneous bandwidth, high gain and linearity are required.
The amplifier is air-cooled using internal self-contained liquid cooling for high performance and reliability. A stylish, contemporary enclosure allows for easy portability.
The Model 2500A225B, when used with a sweep generator, will provide a minimum of 2500 W of RF power. Included is a front panel gain control which permits the operator to conveniently set the desired output level. The 2500A225B is protected from RF input overdrive by an RF input leveling circuit which controls the RF input level to the RF amplifier first stage when the RF input level is increased above 0dBm.
The RF amplifier stages are protected from over-temperature by removing the DC voltage to them if an over-temperature condition occurs due to cooling blockage or fan failure. The Model 2500A225B is equipped with a Digital Control Panel (DCP) which provides both local and remote control of the amplifier. The DCP uses a color LCD touch screen display to indicate the operate status and fault conditions if an overtemperature or power supply fault has occurred. The unit can be returned to operate when the condition has been cleared.