Technical Data - Bode 100 Revision 2

Signal Source

Characteristic

Rating

Frequency range

1 Hz to 50 MHz

Waveform

Sinusoidal

Signal level range

-30 dBm to 13d Bm
0.007 VRMS to 1 VRMS (at 50 Ohm load)

Source level accuracy

± 0.3 dB ( 1Hz to 1 MHz)
± 0.6 dB ( 1MHz to 50 MHz)

Source level frequency response (flatness)

± 0.3 dB (typical, referring to 10 MHz)

Frequency accuracy after adjustment

± 2 ppm ± quantisation error ( = 0.5 ∙ step size )

Frequency stability

± 2 ppm (< 1 year after adjustment)
± 4 ppm (< 3 years after adjustment)

Frequency step size / resolution

0.00605 Hz (1 Hz to 100 Hz)
0.03632 Hz (100 Hz to 50 MHz)

Source impedance

50 Ohm

Return loss (1Hz to 50MHz)

> 30 dB, > 35 dB (typical)

Spurious signals & harmonics

< -55 dBc (typical)

Connector type

BNC

Inputs: CH1, CH2

Characteristic

Rating

Frequency range

1 Hz to 50 MHz

Input impedance (software switchable)

High: 1 MΩ ± 2% || 40...55 pF
Low: 50 Ω

Return loss @ 50 Ω input impedance

> 28 dB, > 35 dB typical (1 Hz to 50 MHz)

Receiver bandwidth - RBW (software selectable)

1 Hz, 3 Hz, 10 Hz, 30 Hz, 100 Hz, 300 Hz, 1 kHz, 3 kHz, 5 kHz

Noise floor (S21 measurement)
RBW = 10 Hz, PSOURCE = 13 dBm,
Attenuator CH1: 20dB, CH2: 0dB

1 Hz to 10 kHz: -115 dB (typical)
10 kHz to 10 MHz: -125 dB (typical)
10 MHz to 50 MHz: -105 dB (typical)

Input attenuators (software selectable)

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

Input sensitivity / range

100 mVRMS full scale @ 0 dB input attenuator
10 VRMS full scale @ 40 dB input attenuator

Input channels dynamic range 

> 100 dB (@ 10 Hz RBW)

Gain error

< 0.1 dB (User-Range calibrated)

Phase error

< 0.5° (User-Range calibrated)

Connector type

BNC

USB Interface

Connector

Type B

PC Requirements

Characteristic

Minimum PC Configuration

Processor

Intel Core-I Dual-Core (or similar)

Memory (RAM)

2 GB, 4 GB recommended

Graphics resolution

Super VGA (1024x768)
higher resolution recommended

Graphics card

DirectX 11 with Direct2D support

USB interface

USB 2.0 or higher

Operating system

Windows 7 SP1 or higher

Power Requirements

AC/DC power adapter

Input voltage / frequency

100…240 V/47…63 Hz

DC power requirements

 

Input voltage range / power

+9…24 V / <10 W

Supply current

at 12 V: 580 mA (typical)
at 18 V: 390 mA (typical)
at 24 V: 290 mA (typical)

Low supply voltage shut-down

8.25 V (typical)

Power connector / socket

Coaxial power socket
Inner diameter 2.5 mm
Outer diameter 5.5 mm

Connector polarity

Inner connector ... positive
Outer connector ... ground

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:

< 2 kg / 4.4 lb

Weight - Accessories:

< 0.5 kg / 1.1 lb

Absolute Maximum Ratings

DC supply voltage

+28V

DC supply reverse voltage (device doesn't work)

-28V

Maximum input signal at CH1 or CH2
(low impedance, 50 Ohm)

1 W (= 7 VRMS)

Maximum AC input signal at CH1 or CH2
(high impedance, 1 MOhm)

50 VRMS 1 Hz to 1 MHz
30 VRMS 1 MHz to 2 MHz
15 VRMS 2 MHz to 5 MHz
10 VRMS 5 MHz to 10 MHz
7 VRMS 10 MHz to 50 MHz 

Maximum DC input signal at CH1 or CH2
(high impedance, 1 MOhm)

50 V

Maximum return power at the OUTPUT connector

0.5 W (= 5 VRMS)

Technical Data - Bode 100 Revision 1