42-36C-05 Series

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42-36C-05 Series

42-36C-05 Series, 135-175 MHz, Receiver Multicouplers provide unequalled performance in a 1-rack unit (1-3/4 inch) space-saving package. The high performance LNA ’s exhibit a very low noise figure while providing a (100% measured) 3rd order output intercept point in excess of +40 dBm. The multicouplers are designed with a minimum excess gain of 10 dB which gives maximum sensitivity in rural applications. All the units are designed for ease of expansion.

Consult our comprehensive RF component and accessories catalog for Receiver Multicoupler Systems components such as LNA’s and power dividers for special needs you may have.

  • Space-saving, 19” 1 RU rack mount design
  • Designed and manufactured high-performance LNA
  • Auto-Ranging AC Power, 85-264 VAC 50/60 Hz / -48 VDC


Model Matrix

Model NumberDescriptionPower Requirements
42-36C-05-08BVHF Multicoupler, 8 ports, AC90-240 VAC
42-36C-05-08B-48VHF Multicoupler, 8 ports, DC-48 VDC
75-05-058 to 16 port Expansion Kit

* Contact factory for custom units beyond 16 ports.



Datasheet (PDF)

Product Specifications 
Item No42-36C-05 Series
Item NameVHF Multicouplers
Channel Capacity8 expandable to 16
Tuned Bandwidth135-175 MHz
System Gain15 dB*
Preamp Noise Figure<1.5 dB
Preamp 3rd Order Intercept Point>+ 40dBm
Power RequirementsSee Model Matrix above
Dimensions H x W x D1RU x 19" x 9.5"
Temperature Range0 - 50°C

*Electronic Attenuator (0-15 dB range) in each unit can be used to reduce system gain for optimal performance.