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Crossguide Couplers

Crossguide Couplers Description

  • Frequency 1.7 - 18 GHz
  • 1.15 Typical VSWR
  • SMA & Type N (Male or Female) Connectors Available
  • Mid-Band Nominal Coupling Values of 20-50 are standard.
  • Standard Material Copper (OFHC) or Aluminum (6061) Waveguide
  • 10-20DB of Directivity is Typical


AMC offers a top of the line crossguide coupler that is used to sample the power traveling through a system. All AMC components are produced with the highest quality available.

We insure our quality through a ISO9001 / AS9100 certified quality system.

WAVEGUIDE FLANGES:

A = AMC QUICK DISCONNECT (MALE) PATENT PROTECTED
B = AMC QUICK DISCONNECT (FEMALE) PATENT PROTECTED
C = MODIFIED CPR STYLE - GROOVE ONLY, NO CONTACTS (CLEAR HOLES)
D = MODIFIED CPR STYLE - GROOVE ONLY, NO CONTACTS (ALL TAP HOLES)
E = CPR STYLE FLAT (ALL TAP HOLES)
F = CPR STYLE FLAT (CLEAR HOLES)
G = CPR STYLE CONTACT GROOVED (CLEAR HOLES)
H = CPR STYLE CONTACT GROOVED (ALL TAP HOLES)
I = CMR (CLEAR HOLES)
J = CMR (ALT/ TAP,/CLEAR HOLES)
K = CMR (ALL TAP HOLES)
L = UG COVER (CLEAR HOLES)
M = UG COVER (ALL TAP HOLES)
N = UG COVER GROOVED (ALL CLEAR HOLES)
O = UG CHOKE (CLEAR HOLES)
P = UG CHOKE (ALL TAP HOLES)
Q = UG COVER GROOVED (ALL TAP HOLES)
R = UBR
S = PBR
T = CBR
U = UDR
V = PDR
W = CDR
X = SPECIAL FLANGES (CUSTOMER TO SPECIFY)

AMC P-3 Type Codes:

N = Type N Coax. Conn. - Female
NM = Type N Coax, Conn. - Male
S = Type SMA Coax. Conn.- Female
SM = Type SMA Coax. Conn. - Male
Note: Female Type N (N) and SMA (S) connectors are standard
WR SIZEFREQ: GHZDIM. ADIM. BDIM. C
42 18.0 - 23.0 3..00 1.25 1.99
62 12.4 - 18.0 3.5 1.75 2.37
75 10.0 - 15.0 3.75 1.87 2.5
90 8.20 - 12.4 4 2 2.75
112 7.05 - 10.0 4.2 2.1 3
137 5.85 - 8.20 6 2.47 4
159 4.90 - 7.05 4 2.30 3.20
187 3.95 - 5.85 6.5 3.25 4.5
229 3.30 - 4.90 7 3.5 4.75
284 2.60 - 3.95 7.5 3.75 9.25
430 1.7 - 2.6 9 6.13 9.25

  • Specify Operating Frequency.
  • Return Loss (Main Arm) > 26dB.
  • Return Loss (2nd Arms) > 19dB.
  • Specify coupling direction (forward or reverse).
  • Specify if pressurization is required.

Note: All AMC-CGC models are made of Brass or Aluminum and include an iridite/ corrosion protection treatment. Flanges are unplated, iridited and polished. Finish is flat black. For other plating finishes, materials, or paint color requirements, please specify

SAMPLE P/N: AMC-CGC75-P/L-N-40B
MODEL
NUMBER
WAVEGUIDE
SIZE
FLANGE TYPE
P1 + P2
CONNECTOR
P3
COUPLING
VALVE DB
Material
A = Alum.
B = Brass
AMC-CGC
75
P/L
N
40
B
The above part number describes the following: WR 75 crossguide coupler, with CHOKE FLANGE/COVER FLANGE on primary arm and a type ā€œNā€ coax connection. The connector is on the secondary axis arm. The coupling value is 40dB. The last letter 'B' reflects the material Copper/Brass the other option is 'A' for Aluminum.

ISO-9001:2008

AS-9100 Rev. C

REGISTERED.

IAF

Itar

NSF

RoHS