Antenna, cabling diagnostic tools feature wide diagnostic range

Bird Electronic Corp. has added a next-generation EX Series of Site Analyzer antenna and cabling diagnostic tools to its family of electronic testing technology.

By Control Engineering Staff January 20, 2005
SA-6000EX next-generation antenna and cabling diagnostic tool from Bird Electronic Corp. offers increased functionality and ease of use.

Bird Electronic Corp. has added a next-generation EX Series of Site Analyzer antenna and cabling diagnostic tools to its family of electronic testing technology. SA-6000EX provides a diagnostic range from 25 MHz to 6 GHz. Bandwidth capability increases the number of diagnostic applications that can be supported by a single field unit. State-of-the-art technology offers increased functionality and ease of use.

EX Series also provides memory storage capabilities of up to 300 traces. Product features improved overall frequency resolution, a source VSWR (voltage standing wave ratio) of 1.12 to 1.00, a VSWR range of 1.00 to 99.99, and a greater low temperature operating range (-10 to 50 °C). Unit is built for field use with a high-capacity battery pack, ergonomic design, large color display, and immunity to on-channel interference.

—Jeanine Katzel, senior editor, Control Engineering, jkatzel@reedbusiness.com