Accession Number:

AD0614469

Title:

MEDIUM-POWER, LOW-NOISE TUBE DEVELOPMENT.

Descriptive Note:

Interim development rept. no. 11, phase 2, 1 Sep-30 Nov 63.

Corporate Author:

MICROWAVE ELECTRONICS PALO ALTO CALIF

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Report Date:

1964-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

During this quarter, the prototype design of the vacuum envelope and the PPM package unit was completed. Ten vacuum envelopes were built and tested. Operation of the tube was brought to within 1 db of the required 2-watt gain compression specification of 1 db. A backward wave oscillation prevents beam currents in excess of 18 milliamperes thereby limiting this gain compression. One tube, using vacuum envelope 40 was put through temperature and vibration environments. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE