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Model 8001 Signal Generator Specification

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Model 8001, 2-8 GHz
Model 8001, 2-8 GHz

Frequency

Range: 2 to 8 GHz (1.7 - 9.0 GHz, typical) Model 8001-MHz Graph
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Model 8001-dBm Graph
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Resolution: 1 MHz
Accuracy: +/- 15 MHz1
Drift/temp: < 15 MHz
Drift/time: see graph at right
Switching speed: < 350 msec normal mode, full band2
< 20 msec fast mode
 
Spectral Purity
SSB phase noise: < - 80 dBc, (20 KHz offset)3
Harmonics: (Typical)

f (GHz) 2nd (dBc) 3rd (dBc)
2 - 3 -12 -14
3 - 4 -18 -14
4 - 6 -23 -23
6 - 8 -30 -32

Spurious: - 50 dBc   (Typical)
   
Power Output
Unleveled: > + 10 dBm (> + 13 typical)
   
Modulation (External FM modulation only)
FM • Rates....................... DC to 200 KHz
  • Deviations............... 0 to 40 MHz
  • Sensitivity................ 6 MHz / V
  • Input impedance.... 50 ohm
 
Remote Programming
TTL Compatible: 4 digit BCD, 1 latch control line, 25 pin female, D type connector
     
General
Power requirement: 120Vac, +/- 10%, 50 - 60 Hz, 10 watts
Dimensions: H 2.52, W 5.57, L 7.45 inches (6.4 x 14.2 x 18.9 cm)
Weight: 2.5 lbs. (1.1 kg.)
Operating temp: 0 to 40 degrees C.
Non-operating temp: - 20 to +70 degrees C.
     
1 25°C, hysteresis eliminated
2 to within 10 MHz of the final frequency
3 normal switching mode, SSB phase noise will be degraded in the fast switching mode.
 
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