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Krytar Intros Compact Stripline Directional Coupler
Microwave directional coupler.
Sunnyvale, CA — Krytar, Inc. has introduced a new directional coupler model 158006, operating over the frequency range of 0.5 to 8.0GHz, offering superior low insertion loss, high directivity and tight coupling.

Krytar's new directional coupler offers some of lowest frequency coupler with stripline designs on the market. Stripline designs offer superior low insertion loss, high directivity and tight coupling. The new directional coupler lends itself to emerging wireless ultra-broadband designs and many test and measurement applications.

The couplers can also be manufactured to meet military specifications, targeting broadband electronic warfare (EW) systems and complex switch-matrix applications. The company has used its proprietary designs to produce a wide assortment of directional couplers with ultra-high performance over a broad frequency range. Krytar's new Model 158006 directional coupler offers the widest frequency coverage in a single package on the market and provides superior performance.

The new product covers the frequency range from 0.5 to 8.0GHz with 6dB (±1.1dB) of nominal coupling (with respect to output) and frequency sensitivity of ±0.6 dB. Directivity is >15dB. The coupler exhibits Insertion Loss of <1.70dB across the full frequency range including coupled power.

The directional coupler is a compact package measuring just 5.25 x 0.53 x 0.72-in. (133 x 13.5 x 18.3mm). With the standard SMA female, or optional SMA male connectors, the coupler weighs only 3.8 oz. (107.7 gm) With the optional "N" type female connectors, the coupler weighs just 5.7 oz. (161.6 gm).

Contact Krytar, Inc., 1288 Anvilwood Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94089 408-734-5999 fax:408-734-3017 e-mail: Web:

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