Frequency control specialist Euroquartz is now offering quick delivery and samples of its latest ranges of oscillators.

Offering ultra-low phase jitter of 150fs typical, the new oscillators are produced in the UK and are available for delivery in as little as one to two weeks.

Frequencies available range from 50MHz to 2,100MHz with a choice of outputs, including LVPECL, LVDS and CML differential. High current steering logic (HCSL) differential outputs are also available for oscillators up to 700MHz.

EQJF series oscillators feature a choice of supply voltages – 1.8, 2.5 or 3.3V – across the range apart from LVPECL with 2.5 and 3.3V only. Frequency stability specifications of ±25, ±50 and ±100ppm over both commercial (-10°C to 70°C) and industrial (-40°C to 85°C) temperature ranges are available as standard with tighter custom options supplied to special order.

Complementing the EQJF series is the EQVJF range of voltage-controlled crystal oscillators (VCXOs) offering frequencies from 150MHz to 2,100MHz (HCSL 150MHz to 700MHz) with identical options and similar RMS phase jitter performance.

Both ranges feature maximum ageing of ±3ppm in first year (±2ppm per year thereafter), duty cycle of 50%±5%, rise times of 0.35ns maximum (0.4ns for HCSL) and current consumption from 70mA to 100mA typical depending on output logic selected.

Additional features include start-up time of 5ms typical, 10ms maximum and output enable / disable functions.

RoHS compliant, the new EQJF oscillators and EQVJF VCXOs are housed in industry standard 8-pad, 7mm x 5mm surface mount packages capable of withstanding 260°C for ten seconds, twice.

Applications include flat panel displays for consumer TVs, video streaming systems via external cables (LDI), high-speed serial communications links such as Serial ATA & FireWire, SONET, xDSL, SDH, set-top box and Ethernet cards.

Euroquartz is an independent UK-based manufacturer and supplier of quartz crystals, oscillators, filters and frequency-related products to the electronics manufacturing industry worldwide. The company is AS9100 registered and designs and manufactures a comprehensive range of frequency control components for a wide range of customers, including major OEMs covering a broad spectrum of applications, including military and aerospace, communications, general electronics, computing, control systems and petrochemical among many others.

For more information, please contact:

Andy Treble, Euroquartz Ltd, Blacknell Lane Industrial Estate, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7HE

Tel: 01460 230000, Fax: 01460 230001



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