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BDCs: Ku-Band

bdcNorsat’s Block Downconverters (BDCs) provide high performance signal conversion for satellite communication.  Norsat BDCs feature:

  • Compatibility with all Norsat LNAs
  • Highest quality performance
  • Compatibility with large satellite systems and earth stations
  • Cost effective tool to replace rack mounted BDCs
Norsat Model # Input Freq.(GHz) LO Freq.(GHz) Noise Fig/Temp. (dB) LO Stabilities Avail. LO Stab in (ppm) Gain Typ. (dB)
BDC-1000 Ku PLL 10.7–12.75 9.75–11.30 15 ±30 kHz 2.8 20
BDC-1000X Ku Ext Ref 10.7–12.75 9.75–11.30 15 Phase Locked to 10 Mhz 20
BDC-1000X AIRBORNE** 10.7–12.75 9.75–10.60 0.8 Phase Locked to 10 Mhz 27

BDCs: Ka-Band

bdcNorsat’s Block Downconverters (BDCs) provide high performance signal conversion for satellite communication. Norsat BDCs feature:

  • Compatibility with all Norsat LNAs
  • Highest quality performance
  • Compatibility with large satellite systems and earth stations
  • Cost effective tool to replace rack mounted BDCs
Norsat Model # Input Freq.(GHz) LO Freq.(GHz) Noise Fig/Temp. (dB) LO Stabilities Avail. LO Stab in (ppm) Gain Typ. (dB)
BDC-9000X Ka Ext Ref 18.2 – 22.2 17.25 – 20.25 18 Phase Locked to 10 MHz 20

BDCs: C-Band

bdcNorsat’s Block Downconverters (BDCs) provide high performance signal conversion for satellite communication.  Norsat BDCs feature:

  • Compatibility with all Norsat LNAs
  • Highest quality performance
  • Compatibility with large satellite systems and earth stations
  • Cost effective tool to replace rack mounted BDCs

Norsat Model # Input Freq.(GHz) LO Freq.(GHz) Noise Fig/Temp. (dB) LO Stabilities Avail. LO Stab in (ppm) Gain Typ. (dB)
BDC-3000 C PLL 3.4 – 4.2 5150 10 ±25 kHz 4.85 40
BDC-3000X C Ext Ref 3.4 – 4.2 5150 10 Phase Locked to 10 Mhz 40

BDCs: X-Band

bdcNorsat’s Block Downconverters (BDCs) provide high performance signal conversion for satellite communication.  Norsat BDCs feature:

  • Compatibility with all Norsat LNAs
  • Highest quality performance
  • Compatibility with large satellite systems and earth stations
  • Cost effective tool to replace rack mounted BDCs

Norsat Model # Input Freq.(GHz) LO Freq.(GHz) Noise Fig/Temp. (dB) LO Stabilities Avail. LO Stab in (ppm) Gain Typ. (dB)
BDC-XT1000 X Band 8.0 – 8.7 7.05 13 Phase Locked to 10 Mhz 20