Wavestream 100W EKU-Band BUC



Wavestream 100W EKU-Band BUC – full KU-Band frequency of 13.75 to 14.5 Ghz

This BUC was sent to the factory for refurbishing and never used since its return.

These Wavestream BUCs require power input of 48VDC, if you require a Wavestream power supply and cable contact us for a price.

Here are a few words from Wavestream:

  1. Product Overview:
    • The PowerStream 100W Ku-band BUC is designed for high linear power in a compact, lightweight package. It’s suitable for various applications, including clamshell mobile antennas, high-definition Satellite News Gathering (SNG) vehicles, and small broadcast service hubs.
    • This BUC can be mounted directly onto the feed arm of medium aperture antennas, maximizing power into the feed and enhancing system-level efficiency.
    • Notably, it features an Instant On capability, eliminating warm-up time and ensuring immediate communication availability.
  2. Key Features:
    • Compact and Lightweight: The BUC is easy to transport and install.
    • Industry-Leading Efficiency: It provides high output power while using less energy.
    • Flexible Power Source: It supports various power input options.
    • 1:1 Redundancy Kits Available: Ensures uninterrupted, reliable satellite transmissions.
    • Spatial advantEdge™ Technology: Wavestream’s patented technology allows higher output power in smaller, more efficient packages.
  3. Technical Specifications:
    • Transmit Frequency:
      • Standard: 14.0 – 14.5 GHz
      • Extended Band Option: 13.75 – 14.5 GHz
    • IF Frequency:
      • Standard: 950 – 1450 MHz
      • Extended Band Option: 950 – 1700 MHz
    • Small Signal Gain: 70 dB nominal
    • Gain Adjustment: -20 dB, 2 dB steps nominal
    • Saturated Output Power: >49 dBm
    • P1dB Output Power: 50 dBm
    • Intermodulation (Third Order): -25 dBc
    • Spectral Regrowth (QPSK/OQPSK): -30 dBc
    • Phase Noise: Meets IESS-308z
    • AM/PM Conversion: Up to 2 dB below Rated Output Power: 2 deg/dB
    • Noise Power Density (Transmit): -70 dBW/4 kHz (maximum)
  4. Additional Information:
    • The BUC includes options for frequency band selection, L-band to Ku-band upconversion, serial or Ethernet monitor and control, adjustable attenuation, and output power monitoring.
    • It’s designed for reliability and high output power even in extreme environments.