MAXNET Modular RF

MAXNET Modular RF

ATX’s MAXNET product line (Patented) offers exceptional RF Signal Management. The line consists of a vast array of RF splitters, combiners, DCs, filters, pad/EQ module, as well as amplifiers, RF detector and switch products, and power supplies.

Key features include:

  • High density
  • High quality performance (5 MHz – 1 GHz)
  • Front access to pads and EQs
  • Test point monitoring
  • Multiple chassis configurations
  • Variety of cable management solutions
  • Connector options: F and BNC
  • Multitude of amplifier offerings
  • RF/power redundancy
  • 100% quality control

MAXNET RF Product Overview Pdf

Chassis & Cable Management Options
Depending on your needs, MAXNET offers standard active and active powered chassis (5RU) along with passive chassis (1RU, 3RU, 5RU). Choose from an assortment of cable management selections including trays, ears, and bars.
MAXNET Chassis & Cable Management Options Pdf
MAXNET Remote Powered Active Chassis Specifications Pdf
MAXNET 5RU Chassis with Cable Management Tray Assembly Instructions Pdf
MAXNET 5RU Chassis with Cable Management Ears Assembly Instructions Pdf

 

Power Supplies
24V, 3.6A hot-swappable, power supplies typically power up to eight MAXNET active modules (amplifiers/switches). Both AC and –48V powering versions are available. Redundancy is automatically implemented when two power supplies are engaged into the MAXNET chassis. A remote powering unit is also available to enable MAXNET chassis powering from independent power supplies and/or from other MAXNET power supplies. An active chassis is required.
MAXNET Modular Power Supply Specifications Pdf

Amplifiers
Hot-swappable amplifiers come in a variety of technology offerings such as GaAs PD, Si PP/PD, and GaAs IC. Amplifiers include forward combining, forward dual hybrid, narrowcast QAM, and return amplifications. Frequencies are available up to 1 GHz. An active chassis and powering is required.
MAXNET RF Amplifier Specifications Pdf
MAXNET Amplifier Installation Instructions Pdf

RF Detector/Switch
The MAXNET RF Detector/Switch accommodates redundant amplification and RF detector A/B switch applications. When the RF power drops below a user-defined threshold, the RF signal is switched to a secondary path. A front panel LED and rear terminal block with normally open contacts provide alarming functionality. An active chassis is required.
MAXNET RF Switch Specifications Pdf
MAXNET RF Detector/Switch Installation Instructions Pdf
MAXNET RF Detector/Switch Operational Guide Pdf 

Dual A/B Switch
Two A/B switches enclosed in one module offer local and remote switching capabilities via a front panel push button or logic control signal. A front LED and normally open contact indicate the switch status. An active chassis is required.
MAXNET RF Switch Specifications Pdf
MAXNET RF Dual A/B Switch Installation Instructions Pdf

 

Passive Modules
Passive modules include multiple configurations of splitters, combiners, broadcast/narrowcast combiners, DCs, filters, and a signal conditioning (pad/EQ) module. All splitting, combining, and DC modules are equipped with plug-in pads and EQs (where applicable).
MAXNET RF Passive Splitter/Combiner Module Specifications Pdf
MAXNET RF Passive DC Module Specifications Pdf
MAXNET RF Passive Pad/EQ Specifications Pdf
MAXNET RF Passive Pad/EQ Module Specifications Pdf
MAXNET RF Passive Broadcast/Narrowcast Combiner Spec Pdf

 

Filter Modules
Filter modules are offered in most of ATX’s standard formats including highpass, lowpass, general bandpass, wide bandpass, diplex, noise filter for fiber optic systems, and band rejection. These filters are available in many combinations of the types listed. See the link below to the RF filter section for details.
MAXNET RF Filter Specifications Pdf

 

Connector & Terminator Options
MAXNET’s digital-ready, high performance F or BNC connectors are available to choose from. Terminator options include F and BNC. Predetermined unused ports can be terminated at factory. To ensure quality BNC performance, use ATX’s COMPRESSOR headend BNC connectors and terminators.
MAXNET Connector Options Pdf

 

Accessories
ATX has developed several accessories for the MAXNET RF Management Platform. Items include blank panels, installation tools, BNC compression connectors, pads and EQs, and patch panels. To ensure quality BNC performance, use ATX’s COMPRESSOR headend BNC connectors and terminators.
MAXNET Accessories Specifications Pdf
SCN Accessories – Patch Panels Overview Pdf

Ordering Information
Each pdf file above contains overviews, specifications, and ordering information.