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TCR-STC-50

30MHz - 512MHz, 50W Multi-Band Power Amplifier

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  • Compact and rugged 50 Watt Multi-Band RF Power Amplifier boosts the transmit power of handheld and manpack radios to improve communications in tactical environments

  • 75 Watt burst mode for SATCOM

  • Full function RS-232 or USB remote control

  • Designed for use with the AN/PRC-163 Radio, backwards compatible with legacy radios

  • Three user programmable antenna ports: Wideband Networking, SATCOM, and LOS

  • Automatic Level Control (ALC) and Automatic Frequency Detection (AFD) for exceptional RF performance

  • Supports modern waveforms incl. ASCM, ANW2C, and frequency hopping modes; JITC DAMA and IW compatible

  • Tricom Part Number: 11000-00842


TCR-MBA-50-WB-Dual2
30MHz - 512MHz Dual 50W Multi-Band RF Power Amplifier

 

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  • User programmable antenna ports: Wideband Networking, SATCOM, and Line-of-Sight (LOS)

  • Wideband Networking and Narrowband Operation

  • ANW2, SRW, DAMA, IW, HAVEQUICK, SINCGARS, and ASCM

  • Multiple inputs for dual AN/PRC-117G or handheld radios without recabling

  • Rugged, Compact, and Efficient

  • Natural Convection Cooling

  • Full Function USB Remote Control

  • Flexible mounting configurations

  • Multiple PA versions available for different antenna matrix and installation configurations


TCR-MBA-50-WB
30MHz - 512MHz, 50W Multi-Band Power Amplifier

  • 25/50 Watt Multi-Band RF Power Amplifier designed to improve communications in tactical environments

  • Designed specifically to boost the transmit power of handheld and manpack radios in the 30-512 MHz band

  • Powered from a single BX-XX90 battery as well as 12 and 24 Volt vehicles

  • Automatic frequency detection selects the proper harmonic filter across the entire frequency range for exceptional RF performance

  • The amplifier operates in AM, FM, and frequency hopping modes and is JITC DAMA and IW compatible

  • Automatic Level Control (ALC) adjusts for any input power level as specified by the specification sheet

  • Each amplifier ships with a five foot, 28 VDC cable (connector to flying leads)

  • Optional accessories (purchased separately):

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00391 -- Optional USB adapter cable (remote)

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00411 -- Car adapter cigarette lighter cable

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00413 -- 5590 to Amplifier DC connector (12V)

  • Tricom Part Number 11000-00746 (multiple colors/finishes available)


TCR-BT-01
TCR-MBA-50-WB Remote Bias Tee System

  • Combines RF and DC power onto a single coax cable

  • Allows an RF Power Amplifier to be located remotely using only a single coax interface cable

  • At the remotely located amplifier, a second “reverse” Bias Tee separates the RF and DC signals for operation with the TCR-MBA-50-WB or other PA

  • Locating the TCR-MBA-50-WB remotely puts the PA’s output power and Low Noise Amplifier (LNA) at the antenna improving transmit power and receive noise figure

  • Each Bias Tee pair is shipped with one four foot DC power cable (Tricom P/N 1035-77200-00006)

  • Tricom Part Number 11000-00735 (standard heatsink amplifiers) and Tricom Part Number 11000-00835 for the extended heatsink version (11000-00741 PA)


TCR-U/L-25
225MHz - 450MHz, 1.25GHz - 1.39GHz, and 1.75GHz - 1.85GHz; 25W, Multi Band Power Amplifier

  • The TCR-U/L-25 evolved from the performance proven TCR-MBA-50-WB to meet the demands for range extension and high frequency operation (L-Band) of modern handheld and manpack transceivers

  • The amplifier supports Wideband Networking Waveforms including SRW and ANW2C as well as UHF SATCOM

  • Each amplifier ships with a five foot long, 28 VDC cable (connector to flying leads)

  • Optional accessories (purchased separately):

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00391 -- Optional USB adapter cable (remote)

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00411 -- Car adapter cigarette lighter cable

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00413 -- 5590 to Amplifier DC connector (12V)

  • Tricom part number 11000-00774

 

TCR-MBA-50-WB (EXT)
30MHz - 512MHz, 50W, Multi-Band Power Amplifier

  • State of the art software defined RF Amplifier designed to extend the range of modern handheld and manpack Transceivers.

  • Supports emerging Wideband Networking Waveforms including SRW and ANW2, as well as legacy Narrowband Waveforms such as IW, DAMA, SINCGARS and HAVEQUICK.

  • Integrates seamlessly into systems using ASCM in both LOS and SATCOM

  • Longer heatsink pegs for more heat dissipation in harsh environments

  • Each amplifier ships with a five foot, 28 VDC cable (connector to flying leads)

  • Optional accessories (purchased separately):

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00391 -- Optional USB adapter cable (remote)

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00411 -- Car adapter cigarette lighter cable

    • Tricom P/N 77500-00413 -- 5590 to Amplifier DC connector (12V)

  • Tricom part number 11000-00741


TCR-MBA-75 and Bias Tee 2
30MHz - 512MHz, 30/50/75W, JITC DAMA Certified Multi-Band Power Amplifier

  • JITC DAMA Certified 75 Watt Remote Multi-Band RF Power Amplifier which transmits and receives amplification across the 30-512 MHz band

  • Suitable for vehicular, airborne, maritime, or fixed station applications and compatible with manpack and handheld multi-band military radios

  • Weather-proof and can be remotely located near the antenna for optimum performance

  • The Bias Tee 2, connected to the PA via a single coax cable, provides: remote control of the transmit power level, LNA operation, bypass capability; and selection of SATCOM, LOS, and frequency hopping modes of operation

  • RS-232 port provides the ability to remote the operation of the
    system from a PC

  • Each amplifier and Bias Tee 2 combination is shipped with one four foot DC power cable. The power cable is only shipped when the amplifier and Bias Tee 2 are ordered together. The DC cable can be purchased separately if needed using Tricom Part Number 1035-77200-00006.

  • Tricom Part Number 11000-00679 (PA and Bias Tee), 11000-00682 (PA only), and 11000-00681 (Bias Tee only)


TCR-MBA-75 (NBT) 
30MHz - 512MHz, 30/50/75W, Multi-Band RF Power Amplifier

  • Uses the same battle proven technology and form factor as Tricom’s TCR-MBA-75

  • In response to customer requests, the requirement to use a remote control head (Bias Tee 2) has been eliminated and the operator controls have been reduced to four rugged push buttons on the amplifier’s front panel

  • In addition to the controls, expanded LED indicators provide system status and operating conditions and greatly reduce the likelihood of damaged operating switches

  • Installation is simplified with less cabling and a common connector interface panel

  • Operation is simple and straightforward and all performance specifications are identical to the Bias Tee 2 equipped system including electrical, environmental, and physical mounting.

  • Each amplifier is shipped with one four foot DC power cable (Tricom P/N 1035-77200-00006)

  • Tricom Part Number 11000-00678


TCR-RFS-03
RF Path Switcher

  • The TCR-RFS-03 is designed for use with the TCR-MBA-50-WB and the AN/PRC-117G in multiple antenna installations, automatically switching the amplified RF path based on the operating mode of the TCR-MBA-50-WB RF Power Amplifier

  • Tricom part number 11000-00753


AM-SAT-50
292MHz - 318MHz, 50 Watt SATCOM Amplifier

  • DAMA Certified 50 Watt UHF SATCOM RF Power Amplifier

  • Enhances communications on critical satellite links

  • Amplifies transmit signals to improve signal margin in noisy environments and/or sub-optimal antenna patterns.

  • COSITE filtering allows colocation

  • Low noise preamplifier with variable gain

  • Amp may be remotely located from the radio

  • Powered over a single coax with a Bias Tee or directly via the front panel DC connector

  • Each amplifier is shipped with one four foot DC power cable (Tricom P/N 1035-77200-00006)

  • Tricom Part number 11000-00674 (PA and Bias Tee), 11000-00517 (Bias Tee only), 11000-00519 (PA only)


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