Equipment and Components for the RF and Microwave industry

Low Loss Test Cables
Super Flexible APC2-CA26 & APC2-CA18 Series

  • Frequency DC-26.5GHz
  • Connectors: SMA DC-26.5GHz, Type N DC-18GHz
  • PUR Jacket
  • Velocity of Propagation 81%
  • SuperFlexible
  • RoHS Compliant

1. Centre Conductor: Silver Plated Copper (dia. 1.45mm)
2. Dielectric: LD PTFE (dia. 3.90mm)
3. Inner Shield: Silver Plated Copper Tape (dia. 4.10mm)
4. Outer Shields: Silver Plated Copper Braid (dia. 4.60mm)
5. Jacket: Blue PUR (dia. 5.90mm)

AtlanTecRF's latest series of cable assemblies are designed for general purpose laboratory and equipment applications where high performance, flexibility and low loss are key features.
The assemblies are suitable for equipment installations, rack system interconnects and laboratory test equipment where flexibility combined with excellent RF performance is essential.
Standard lengths range from 0.5 to 5.0 metres in 0.5M increments but longer lengths up to 20M available on request..


 General Specifications
 Operating Frequency   DC-26.5GHz (SMA)    
 Connectors   SMA    

 Attenuation Values
 (Typical values @25°C and VSWR=1.0)


 And transmission power values
 (Typical values @40°C and
 under normal atmospheric pressure)
Freq MHz
300
500
1000
3000
6000
10000
12000
16000
18000
26500
dB/100m
15.9
20.5
29.2
51.3
73.6
96.4
108.0
123.8
131.9
162.8
Average Power kW
1.130
0.870
0.610
0.350
0.240
0.190
0.170
0.140
0.140
0.110


K1=0.9055116
K2=0.0005800
Computational formula =
K1*√FMhz+K2*FMhz
 Cable Impedance   50 (+/-1) ohms    
 Velocity of Propagation   81%    
 Capacitance   81pF/m    
 Mechanical Phase Stability   1.0 deg. typ @ 10GHz
2.0 deg. typ @ 26GHz
   
 Phase Stability Vs Temperature   600ppm over -55+85C    
 Shielding Effectiveness   >90dB    
 Voltage Withstand   -55 to +85C    
 Cable Outside Diameter   5.90mm    
 Minimum Bend Radius   25mm    
 Weight   65g/m    

We reserve the right to change standard product specifications without notice but will be pleased to consider control drawings for quotation.

T: +44 (0)1376 550220 F: +44 (0)1376 552145 E: sales@atlantecrf.com 40A Springwood Drive, Braintree, Essex CM7 2YN, England