Amplifier with integrated band pass filter for improved reception on 162MHz/AIS frequencies.Sold By Wegmatt LLC
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This product from our friends at Uputronics is a cost effective SAW based filter and amplifier which give excellent performance gains. It is compatible with our dAISy, dAISy 2+ and dAISy HAT AIS Re...Read More…
This product from our friends at Uputronics is a cost effective SAW based filter and amplifier which give excellent performance gains.
It is compatible with our dAISy, dAISy 2+ and dAISy HAT AIS Receivers, extending their range in most situations. In addition, this preamp is also compatible with most USB SDR Dongles such as the RTL USB, Airspy, Fun Cube.
This unit is a filter and preamp designed to go between an AIS receiver or SDR receiver and an antenna. It is powered from a USB mini cable, which is included. We also offer various useful adapters and cables as options.
Using a SAW bandpass filter and a low noise amplifier (LNA), it stops out of band intermodulation while providing additional gain for increased sensitivity. The LNA is before the SAW filter. This particular model is tuned for use with 159-163MHz. To block strong commercial FM signals a high pass filter is installed before the LNA.
The LNA used is a MiniCircuits PSA4-5043+ which provides at least 20dB of gain @ 161MHz. To stop out of band intermodulation an 161MHz SAW bandpass filter, which has a 7.6MHz bandwidth is also present. The insertion loss of this filter is approximately 1.4dB. Connectors are SMA female both sides.
|Power source||USB or bias tee|
|Supply voltage USB||5V|
|Supply voltage bias tee||5-26V with optional regulator kit|
|Power usage (from 5V)||40-60mA|
|Case dimensions||63.5mm x 63.5mm x 30mm (2.5" x 2.5" x 1.2")|
More information is available in the datasheet.
We offer a 12 month warranty on the product (excluding physical or water damage). Please contact us if your device prematurely fails or if you encounter any other technical issues.
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We also offer international shipping with DHL for US$30 to US$120 depending on location. Please contact us for a quote if interested.
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