Bode 100 - Technical Data

Frequency range: 1Hz to 40MHz

Signal Source

Characteristic

Rating

Wave form:

Sinusoidal signal

Frequency range

1 Hz to 40 MHz 

Signal Level

-27dBm to 13dBm
0.01VRMS to 1VRMS (at 50 Ohm load)

Accuracy of the source level (23°C +/-5°C)

+/-0.3 dB (1Hz to 1MHz)
+/-0.6 dB (1MHz to 40 MHz)

Frequency response of the source level 1Hz to 40MHz

+/-0.3dB (referred to 100kHz)

Frequency accuracy (23°C +/-5°C)

+/-15ppm (<1 year after calibration)
+/-25ppm (<3 years after calibration)

Source impedance:

50 Ohm

Return loss (1Hz to 40MHz)

> 28dB (VSWR < 1.09)

Spurious signals

< -55dBc (typical)

Harmonics

< -55dBc (typical)

Connector:

BNC

Inputs: CH1, CH2

Input Impedance (high):

1MOhm +/-2% (by design)

Input capacitance:

40 to 55pF

Input Impedance (low):

50 Ohm

Return loss for low input impedance (1Hz to 40MHz)

> 25dB (VSWR < 1.12)

Noise floor for the gain measurement Conditions:
Resolution bandwidth = 10Hz, select internal reference, PSOURCE = 13dBm, 50O load at CH2, 20dB attenuators for CH1 and CH2

1Hz to 5kHz: -100dB (typical)
5kHz to 50kHz: -110dB (typical)
50kHz to 20MHz: -115dB (typical)
20MHz to 40MHz: -110dB (typical)

Connectors

BNC

Receiver bandwidth:

1Hz to 3kHz

Input attenuator:

0 dB, 10 dB, 20 dB, 30 dB, 40 dB

Input sensitivity:

100 mV full scale (for input attenuator 0 dB)

Dynamic range:

> 100 dB (at 10 Hz receiver bandwidth)

Gain error:

< 0.1 dB (calibrated)

Phase error:

< 0.5° (calibrated)

USB Interface

Connector

Type B

PC Requirements

Characteristic

Requirement

Minimum configuration:

Pentium 1 GHz, 512 MB RAM, CD-ROM drive

Recommended configuration:

Pentium 2.5 GHz, 1 GB RAM, CD-ROM drive

Interface:

USB 1.1 or 2.0

Supported operating systems:

Windows XP SP3 (32 bit)
Windows Vista (32 bit)
Windows Vista (64 bit)
Windows 7 (32 bit)
Windows 7 (64 bit)
Windows 8 (32 bit)
Windows 8 (64 bit)
Windows 10 (64 bit)

Power Requirements

Power Supply

Rating

AC power adapter

 

Input voltage/frequency

100…240 V/47…63 Hz

DC power supply

 

Input voltage/output power

+10…24 V/10 W

Supply current

at 12V: 450mA (typical)
at 18V: 300mA (typical)
at 24V: 230mA (typical)

Low supply voltage shut-down

8.25V (typical)

Inrush current for a low impedance source at 12V

15A for 300µs (typical)

Inrush current for a low impedance source at 24V

30A for 300µs (typical)

Inner connector

+10…24 V

Outer connector

Ground

Inner diameter

2.5 mm

Outer diameter

5.0 mm

Environmental Requirements

Characteristic

Condition

Rating

Temperature

Storage

–35…+60ºC/–31…+140ºF

 

Operating

+5…+40ºC/+41…+104ºF

 

For specifications

23ºC ± 5ºC/73ºF ± 18ºF

Relative humidity

Storage

20…90%, non-condensing

 

Operating

20…80%, non-condensing

General

Dimensions (w × h × d):

26 x 5 x 26.5 cm
10.25 x 2 x 10.5 inch

Weight - Bode 100:

< 2kg/4.4 lb

Weight - Accessories:

< 0.5kg/1.1 lb

Absolute Maximum Ratings

DC supply voltage

+28V

DC supply reverse voltage (device doesn't work)

-28V

Maximum AC input signals at CH1 or CH2 (high impedance)

50VRMS up to 1MHz
30VRMS 1MHz to 2MHz
15VRMS 2MHz to 5MHz
10VRMS 5MHz to 10MHz
7VRMS 10MHz to 40MHz

Maximum DC input signal at CH1 or CH2 (high impedance)

50V

Maximum input power at CH1 or CH2 (low impedance)

1W (=7VRMS)

Maximum possible return power at the source connector

0.5W