dB-3774B Amplifier from dB Control

Everything RF

The dB-3774B from dB Control is a pulsed microwave power module (MPM) that operates from 6 to 18 GHz and provides 1 kW of peak power at 5% max duty cycle. Designed for high-performance electronic warfare applications like radar jamming, this MPM features a conduction-cooled mini traveling wave tube (TWT) for power amplification and a … Continued

dB-3774B Pulsed Microwave Power Module for Radar, ECM, Data Links

Intelligent Aerospace

dB Control Corp. in Fremont, Calif., is introducing the dB-3774B pulsed microwave power module (MPM) for radar, electronic countermeasures (ECM), and data links in military manned and unmanned aircraft, and ground-based applications. The power modules operates in the 6 to 18 GHz frequency range and provides 1 kilowatt peak power at 5 percent maximum duty … Continued

Power Module for Military Manned and Unmanned Aircraft

Military & Aerospace Electronics

dB Control Corp. in Fremont, Calif., is introducing the dB-3774B pulsed microwave power module (MPM) for radar, electronic countermeasures (ECM), and data links in military manned and unmanned aircraft, and ground-based applications. The power modules operates in the 6 to 18 GHz frequency range and provides 1 kilowatt peak power at 5 percent maximum duty … Continued

Millimeter-Wave Technology for Defense Applications

Microwave Product Digest

By Mike Lee, Director of Sales and Marketing, dB Control There will always be emerging threats in the defense sector that require the innovation that millimeter-wave technology offers. Here’s a helpful Q&A primer on millimeter-wave products – including what specialized contract manufacturing and environmental testing can bring to the table. Which defense applications need millimeter-wave … Continued

View from the Top: Jacob Thampan, VP of Engineering

Microwave Product Digest

MPD: The 2019 defense budget is chock full of EW, radar, and other programs with lots of RF and microwave content, so, if your company serves the defense market, what are your thoughts about how this will affect your business in the coming years? JT: The size of the defense budget is certainly favorable for … Continued

4 kW, 7.5 to 18 GHz, Dual Tube TWTA

Microwave Journal

For electronic warfare and electronic countermeasures simulation, radar cross section measurements and other military applications requiring high RF power, dB Control has developed a 4 kW nominal, 7.5 to 18 GHz traveling wave tube amplifier (TWTA). With a 50 μs pulse and 100 kHz maximum pulse repetition frequency, i.e., 5 percent duty cycle, the dB-3911 … Continued

Microwaves, Culture, History at EuMW 2018

Microwave Journal

A first in its 20-year history, the European Microwave Week (EuMW) came to Madrid and surpassed all records for delegate registration and exhibition size, belying any concerns about the attractiveness of Spain. Warm days, with no hint of autumn, mirrored an industry thriving on the birth of 5G and a renewed investment in defense. At … Continued

On the Market: Lightweight Microwave Power Module

Microwave Product Digest

Model dB-3756HE, a high-efficiency microwave power module (MPM), features 9 to 10 GHz frequency range and 1kW pulsed output power at 20% maximum duty cycle. It is ideal for airborne platforms requiring low power consumption and light weight, including UAVs, high performance radar and SAR systems.

New Product: dB-8002 SSPA

Microwave Journal

Solid State Low Noise Amplifier New solid state low noise amplifier module LNA5003 covering the 7.35 to 7.65 GHz frequency band at +25 dBm CW output. The coaxial LNA5003 operates from a 9 VDC supply at 0.3A nom. with a noise figure of 1.5 dB max, a gain of 25 dB min. and a gain … Continued

View From the Top: Gary Spaulding

Microwave Product Digest

Interview with Gary Spaulding, Chief Operating Officer, dB Control MPD: Millimeter wave frequencies will be used for cellular communications for the first time in 5G. What challenges and opportunities does this present for the microwave industry? GS: dB Control is closely watching the millimeter wave space — especially as it relates to wireless communication, radar and electronic … Continued