Raltron Electronics has announced the introduction of two families of products allowing for user selection of frequencies from either a clock or voltage controlled oscillator.
Within a frequency range of from 10 1200MHz, both new CSMF and VSMF series are based on an advanced Digital PLL Platform that can be pre-programmed for up to two different output frequencies. This flexibility significantly reduces design and turnaround costs.
Both series incorporate a low frequency crystal with Low Jitter Synthesis to provide a wide range of frequencies. Both the CSMF clock and VSMF voltage controlled units are available in LVCMS, LVPECL and LVDS output formats making the VSMF aptly suitable for SONET/SDH, GIGABIT ETHERNET, CLOCK/DATA RECOVERY and DSL with the CSMF units additionally useful in FIBRE CHANNEL applications.
Operating voltage for both the CSMF clocks and VSMF voltage controlled units are from 2.5 3.3V @ 35 45 mA within their frequency range of 10 1200MHz with RMS phase jitter at 0.8ps typ. within an operating temperature range of from 40 to +85ºC. Units are supplied in a 5 X 7 mm ceramic package.
The Raltron Dual Frequency CSMF and VSMF oscillators are available within four weeks for sampling requirements with production quantities at 6- 8 weeks ARO. Current pricing is at $ 9.75 each for CSMF units and $14.75 for VSMF ’s in quantities of 1K pieces. For detailed data sheets, sample requests and for specific price and delivery quotations please contact Raltron headquarters or visit their web site:
Founded in 1983, Raltron Electronics, Corp. is a privately held ISO-9001:2000 certified company that develops, manufactures, markets and sells worldwide, a large variety of frequency management products including timing crystals, crystal oscillators, VCO’s, VCXOs, TCXOs, OCXOs, filters, ceramic resonators and other high precision control products. Its products are marketed through a worldwide network of independently owned representative firms and franchised distributors.
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