Space-Qualified Software Defined Transponder

SKU: µSGLS-100

Satellite Transponder by Space Micro (2 more products)

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The µSGLS-100 from Space Micro is Satellite Transponder that provides critical TT&C links between AFSCN ground stations and military spacecraft. This transponder has a transmitter frequency range of 2200-2300 MHz and a receiver frequency range of 1760-1840 MHz. It has an RF output power of 2-10 W and supports PCM/PSK modulation formats. The transponder has a data rate of up to 5 Mbps for the transmitter and 1-2 kbps for the receiver. It has a minimum dynamic range of  60 dB and a maximum noise figure of 3 dB. The transponder requires an input supply voltage of 28 V and has a power consumption of 6-35 W.  It has a mass of 2.1 kg and measures 5 x 5 x 4 inches. 

The µSGLS-100 is suitable for operation in LEO, MEO, and GEO and is ideal for applications such as mission data transmitter, crosslink transceiver, telemetry, tracking & Command Transceiver, and signal intelligence receiver.

Product Specifications

Product Details

  • Part Number
    µSGLS-100
  • Manufacturer
    Space Micro
  • Description
    Space-Qualified Software Defined Transponder

General Parameters

  • Orbit
    LEO, MEO, GEO
  • Input Voltage
    28 V
  • Mass
    2.1 Kg, 0.45 Kg (Transponder)
  • Noise Figure
    3 dB
  • Dynamic Range
    60 dB
  • Vibration
    GSFC-STD-7000 (NASA GEVS) Acceptance Levels
  • Power Consumption
    5 to 35 W (Tx), 6 W (Rx)
  • Frequency Stability
    ±20 ppm Standard (+ 0.3 ppm available)
  • Transmitter Operating Frequency
    2200 to 2300 MHz
  • Transmitter Modulation Format
    PCM, PSK
  • Transmitter Data Rate
    Up to 5 Mbps
  • Receiver Operating Frequency
    1760 to 1840 MHz
  • Receiver Data Rate
    1 to 2 kbps
  • Operating Temperature
    -30 to 65 Degree C
  • Interface
    RS-422
  • Space Heritage
    Yes
  • Application
    Military, Commercial, AFSCN Ground Stations, Telemetry, Tracking & Command Transceiver, Mission Data Transmitter, Crosslink Tranceiver, RF Receiver with onboard signal processing, Signal Intelligence Receiver
  • Dimension
    5 x 5 x 4 Inch

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