The RF Explorer Signal Generator (RFEGen) is a powerful, wideband fully programmable RF signal generator. It is the perfect companion for Spectrum Analyzer RF Explorer product line.
As a standalone unit, RFEGen can generate CW and Sweep signals by selecting embedded menu options. When connected to a PC, it can be fully programmed with the RF Explorer for Windows software tool.
Further more, the unit can work as a powerful Tracking Generator when used with RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer connected to the same PC, offering full Scalar Network Analyzer (SNA) capabilities. The SNA feature allows full characterization of filters, amplifiers and any 2-port RF device.
Pocket size and light weight
Solid aluminum metal case
Lifetime free firmware upgrades available, open to community requested features
High capacity Lipo for 16hs+ of continuous run, rechargeable by USB
RF Explorer for Windows PC client Open Source
Can be extended with internal Expansion Modules for additional future band support and functionality
Wide band support
Frequency range supported: 24 to 6000 MHz
Frequency step/resolution: 1KHz
Temperature compensated (0-45C)
Backlight for great indoor visibility
Standard SMA 50 ohms connector
Programmable Amplitude with included internal programmable attenuator:
-40dBm to -30dBm in 3dB steps
-10dBm to 0dBm in 3dB steps
Switch measurement point speed < 10ms
Graphics LCD 128x64 pixels, great visibility outdoors
PC Windows client supports Windows XP/Vista/Win7 both 32 and 64bits
CW signal generator at any frequency in the range
Tracking generator functionality working together with RF Explorer when connected to the same PC
Expansion port for future enhancements (higher RF power modes, additional frequency bands)
Size: 113x70x25 mm
Frequency stability: 0.5ppm
Amplitude accuracy: +-0.5dB (normalized) or +-3dB (absolute)
Sweep generator between any to frequencies in the range, with selectable step size and speed
For more information, please visit here.
If you encounter any problems when using this product, please contact rfexplorer(at)arocholl.com for the technical support.
Note: Hardware is final and fully calibrated, but RF Explorer for Windows Software and embedded Firmware are delivered BETA and under development. Please go to this reference page as well as our facebook page to get progress update and download new versions as released.
As for the software for RF Explorer series, please click the following logo for more information:
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