Kaelus Launches New DBC0114 PCS + AWS Diplexer

APR 10, 2017

Stuart, FL (April 10, 2017) — Kaelus announced today the launch of the DBC0114 bi-directional PCS + AWS/WCS diplexer. Designed to combine or split 1900 and AWS/WCS bands, the DBC0114 provides low insertion loss and high return loss with excellent passive intermodulation performance in an extremely small and lightweight IP67 capable package.

“The DBC0114 offers a new level of performance and flexibility for multi-band PCS/AWS or PCS/WCS antenna sharing applications,” said Brian Wixon, Product line Manager. “Being much smaller and lighter than conventional PCS + AWS combiners, Kaelus is committed to offering our customers with superior value solutions.”

Offering low insertion loss of 0.35dB typical, high return loss of 24dB typical and AWS-3 capability, the DBC0114 occupies a very small volume of only 0.6L (single) and 1.32L (twin). With weight of 3.3lbs (single) and 6.83lbs (twin), the Diplexer can be used for either PCS+AWS or PCS+WCS applications. The DBC0114 is specified at 100 watts CW/1000 watts PEP simultaneous power handling for AWS/WCS and PCS channels while providing low PIM performance of -161dBc typical.

Product Features:
•    Enables antenna sharing for 1900 and AWS/WCS networks
•    AWS-3 ready
•    Offers low insertion loss
•    Low passive IM performance
•    Wall or mast mounting
•    Single and twin models available
•    4.3-10 connectors standard
•    Models available with DC/AISG auto

For additional information on the DBC0114 diplexer or to request a quote, please contact Kaelus or your Kaelus representative.

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About Kaelus
Kaelus, a Smiths Microwave company, is a recognized leader in test and measurement instruments, cell-site filters, combiners and tower mounted amplifiers. Kaelus was formed in 2010 by the combination of four Smiths entities each with a legacy of excellence in filtering technology. Kaelus continues to provide the telecommunications industry with high-quality, low PIM products that enable effective global communication. For more information, visit www.kaelus.com.

About Smiths Microwave
Smiths Microwave is a leading provider of components, sub-assemblies, antennas and system solutions that test, filter, protect, and process high-frequency signals primarily for defense, aerospace, test and measurement, and wireless telecommunications applications.

As a family of brands, TECOM, TRAK, Millitech, EMC Technology, Florida RF Labs, LORCH, TRAK Limited, Kaelus, PolyPhaser, Transtector Systems, and RadioWaves provide exacting solutions for antenna systems for the military and commercial aerospace, transceivers, frequency sources, timing systems, component applications and a wide range of innovative RF, microwave and surge protection solutions for the wireless telecommunications sector.

Alongside Smiths Connectors and Smiths Power, Smiths Microwave is part of the Smiths Interconnect division of Smiths Group, www.smiths.com, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications, and engineered components.  Smiths Group employs more than 23,000 people in over 50 countries.