TMD introduces two NEW ultra high efficiency amplifiers for radar
TMD Technologies Limited, world class, London based manufacturer of professional microwave and RF products, has introduced two new amplifiers to its advanced PTX range of microwave power modules (MPMs) for radar, EW and communications.
Operating in the X band, the new TWT based PTX8430 and PTX8501 offer ultra-high efficiency, providing more than 50% improvement over the previous models. TMD has achieved this impressive performance by matching high efficiency TWT technology with TMD’s ultra-efficient power supply topology.
Designed for high power radar applications, on land, sea or air, these new MPMs have a power output of 1 kW over the frequency range 9-10 GHz – with duty cycles of 5 and 10% respectively and 55 dB gain. Prime power is 28 V DC.
Download full press release here – High efficiency radar amplifiers