IT-8100 Microstrip Trainer

This trainer uses high precision components to allow students to investigate Microstrip Technology principles. The Complete Microstrip Communication Trainer IT-8100 needs no special test equipment. It is designed for use with the digital multi meter and dual dc power supply. A comprehensive manual provides users with detailed background material, theory and structured assignments, whilst avoiding unnecessary mathematical analysis.

Description

This trainer uses high precision components to allow students to investigate Microstrip Technology principles. The Complete Microstrip Communication Trainer IT-8100 needs no special test equipment. It is designed for use with the digital multi meter and dual dc power supply. A comprehensive manual provides users with detailed background material, theory and structured assignments, whilst avoiding unnecessary mathematical analysis.

 

Features:

Industrial Grade VCO source

Modular Structure

Complete theoretical background

Stable RF Detector

 

Technical Features:

Main Unit:

S-Band Transceiver:

Voltage Controlled Oscillator: 2 – 4 GHz

Output Power: 9dBm

Tuning Voltage: 1.25 – 22V DC

Power Output Flatness:  ±2dBm

RF Signal Detector:

Frequency Range: 50MHz – 4GHz

Input Power: -5dBm – -45dBm

Modulation: 1KHz ASK

2XDigital Multimeter LCD Type

 

Microstrip Components:

S-Band MMIC Amplifier

DC Biasing Unit

Patch Antenna

3-Port Circulator

Low Pass Filter

Bans Pass Filter

Matched Load

Directional Coupler

Hybrid Coupler

Rat Race Coupler

Ring Resonator

Wilkinson Power Divider

T-Divider

Accessories: Termination(Short), Termination(50Ohm), SMA Male – Male Cables, SMA Male – Male Connectors, Experiment Manual, 2mm patch cords and Power Cord

 

Experiments included:

Introduction to the microwave VCO source and detector and action of 3-port circular

Measurement of insertion loss of Low Pass Filter

Measurement of insertion loss of Band Pass Filter

Properties of Directional Coupler

Measurement of Return Loss, Reflection Coefficient and VSWR

Determination of an unknown resistive load

Measurement of Effective Dielectric Constant using Ring Resonator

Properties of Power Divider and Rat-Race Coupler

Quadrature Hybrid Coupler Investigation

DC biasing circuits and MMIC amplifier

Microwave radio link and patch antenna