OCXOs Can Take the Heat

Feb. 19, 2015
A line of OCXOs in standard clock frequencies provides stable performance at operating temperatures to +95°C.

Vectron’s OX-206 line of oven-controlled crystal oscillators (OCXOs) is intended for applications requiring extended-temperature operation. According to the company, the OCXOs will provide reliable operation at temperatures to +95°C. Available in standard clock frequencies from 10 to 20 MHz, the devices achieve stabilities of better than ±10 ppb across operating temperatures from -40 to +95°C, with phase noise as low as -150 dBc/Hz offset far from the carrier. They measure 25.0 × 25.0 × 13.2 mm.

Vectron International, 267 Lowell Rd., Suite 102, Hudson, NH 03051; (603) 598-0070, FAX: (603) 598-0075

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Jack Browne | Technical Contributor

Jack Browne, Technical Contributor, has worked in technical publishing for over 30 years. He managed the content and production of three technical journals while at the American Institute of Physics, including Medical Physics and the Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology. He has been a Publisher and Editor for Penton Media, started the firm’s Wireless Symposium & Exhibition trade show in 1993, and currently serves as Technical Contributor for that company's Microwaves & RF magazine. Browne, who holds a BS in Mathematics from City College of New York and BA degrees in English and Philosophy from Fordham University, is a member of the IEEE.

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