AR-50 ~ 50 Watts PEP, Tx/Rx Booster Amplifier, 30 – 512 MHz

AR-50

50 Watts PEP, Tx/Rx Booster Amplifier, 30 – 512 MHz

The Model AR-50 is a portable, lightweight, fully automatic band-switching RF booster amplifier for multi-band VHF / UHF Tactical Radio equipment employing legacy, proprietary and emerging waveforms.

The amplifier covers the frequency band of 30 – 512 MHz using six high-speed auto switching filters to assure harmonic suppression and is SINCGARS, HAVEQUICK, and ECCM compatible.  The amplifier includes power supply Voltage Spike Suppression, a DC/DC converter for wide DC input range, RF sensing, T/R switching, Automatic Level Control (ALC), six automatically switched harmonic filter bands (DAMA capable), and protection against antenna mismatch and over-temperature.  Protection against accidental polarity reversal is provided.  The amplifier comprises a rugged 2-piece aluminium case.  Optional interface coaxial cables and shock mounting plate are available.

Additional features include:

  • Radio Vendor independent design, single and multi-band radio compatible with just an RF connection
  • 50W CW across the entire 30 – 512 MHz band; no filter gap
  • Full band high-speed filter switching for SINCGARS, HAVEQUICK and ECCM modes to assure interference-free operation
  • Separate LOS and SATCOM antenna ports
  • Multi-level RF output power switch
  • LOS / SATCOM LNA ON / OFF SELECTION
  • Internal LNA with Co-site filtering
  • ASCM Compatible
  • JITC / DAMA Certified with AN / PSC-5D and AN / PRC-117G
  • JITC / IW Certified with AN / PRC-117G
  • Three-year Warranty from a company with 40+ years in the business