This very reliable and extremely small bypass switch targets the wireless market. One ideal application is to bypass an LNA (Low Noise Amplifier). The switch allows removal of the LNA from the critical path in case of LNA failure or required maintenance.
Micro Miniature Bypass Coaxial Switch
Mon, 01/07/2002 - 5:35am
Dow-Key Microwave's Micro Miniature Bypass Switch (P/N 411F-2308) performs from DC to 3 GHz with upgrade capability to 18 GHz. DC Characteristics include 22-32 VDC (28 VDC nominal operating current is 250 mA typical @ 20°C) operation. Equipped with a failsafe actuator, this switch has an operating speed of 15 ms (max).