R&S®DDF5GTS High speed scanning direction finder

R&S®DDF5GTS High speed scanning direction finder
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Key facts

  • Exceptionally fast DF scan speed thanks to three-channel architecture
  • High DF accuracy, sensitivity and immunity to reflections
  • Integrated super-resolution DF method
  • Monitoring and DF performance in line with ITU recommendations
  • Performance verification in line with ITU recommendations

Fast, accurate direction finding

The R&S®DDF5GTS high speed scanning direction finder offers outstanding realtime bandwidth and DF scan speed as well as high DF accuracy, sensitivity and immunity to reflections.

Features & benefits

High DF scan speed

Direction finding of fast frequency agile signals

  • High DF scan speed thanks to 80 MHz realtime bandwidth
  • Direction finding and location of frequency hopping transmitters with up to 2000 hops/s
  • Direction finding and location of pulses with a duration of 10 µs
  • High probability of intercept

Reliable DF results

even in challenging environments

  • Particularly low digital inherent noise through use of high bit depth in digital signal processing
  • Particularly high adjustable channel resolution

Super-resolution DF method

  • Direction finding for co-channel signals
  • Super-resolution DF method as standard

Precise direction finding

Even of weak signals

  • High DF sensitivity due to large number of antenna elements
  • Adjustable coherent signal integration in wideband DF mode and DF scan mode for enhanced DF sensitivity

Location of short-duration signals

Accurate and reliable location

  • GPS-based synchronization of multiple R&S®DDF5GTS (time-synchronized DF scan mode)
  • Optional preclassifier for detecting LPI signals and summarizing individual results into a condensed result

Innovative DF antennas

  • Active/passive switchover with just a mouse click
  • Exceptionally high DF sensitivity
  • Integrated, extendible lightning protection
  • Easy replacement of DF antennas

Powerful receive path

for signal measurement

  • Special and exceptionally powerful receive path
  • Improved analog architecture of the receive path
  • Especially powerful analog/digital converters
  • Considerable advantages in the case of weak signals and dense signal scenarios

Effective measurements

in line with ITU recommendations

  • Compliance with all ITU recommendations for direction finders and receivers
  • Option for comprehensive, ITU-compliant measurement method

Receive mode

with integrated antenna matrix

  • Very fast panorama scan
  • Integrated antenna matrix for connecting up to three VHF/UHF/SHF receiving antennas and up to three HF receiving antennas (option) in addition to the DF antenna
  • Independent DDC channel
  • Selection of the antenna element with maximum signal level

Available models

Available models
Models
Power Supply

R&S®DDF5GTS

Order number 4073.9203.02

Power Supply
AC

R&S®DDF5GTS

Order number 4073.9203.12

Power Supply
DC

Available options

Hardware options
Product
Description
R&S®DDFGTS-HF

Order number 4074.1270.02

Description

HF frequency range extension

Extension of frequency range to 8 kHz for monitoring and 300 kHz for direction finding

R&S®DDFGTS-SP

Order number 4074.1129.02

Description

Signal processing board

Integrated signal processing board for parallel multichannel signal detection and analysis

R&S®DDFGTSIGT2

Order number 4079.8209.04

Description

Internal GNSS module

Integrated GNSS module incl. GPS, Glonass, BeiDou for positioning and accurate timestamps

Software options
Product
Description
R&S®DDFGTS-TS

Order number 4074.0922.02

Description

Time synchronization

Time synchronisation for triangulation networks

R&S®DDFGTS-IM

Order number 4074.0822.02

Description

ITU measurements

Signal measurements in line with ITU recommendations

R&S®DDFGTS-COR

Order number 4074.0974.02

Description

DF error correction

Support of look-up table DF error correction; calibration service not included

R&S®DDFGTS-VM

Order number 4074.1506.02

Description

DF method vectormatching

DF method vectormatching for accurate direction finding on complex platforms 

R&S®DDFGTS-HRP

Order number 4074.0751.02

Description

High-resolution panorama spectrum

High-resolution spectrum calculation for detection of fixed frequency signals

R&S®DDFGTS-ST

Order number 4074.0739.02

Description

Detection of short-time signals

Automatic detection of short-time signals within the real-time bandwidth based on selected criteria

R&S®DDFGTSDDCE

Order number 4074.0716.02

Description

DDC signal extraction

Parallel multichannel DDC output of up to 128 channels

Direction finding antennas
Product
Description
R&S®ADD011P

Order number 4099.2006.05

Description

HF DF antenna

300 kHz to 30 MHz; horizontal, vertical and circular polarization; portable; switchable antenna elements

R&S®ADD011SR

Order number 4078.0004.02

Description

Super-resolution HF DF antenna

300 kHz to 30 MHz; horizontal, vertical and circular polarization; stationary and transportable; switchable antenna elements

R&S®ADD015

Order number 4200.7002.04

Description

Centric mast HF DF antenna

1 MHz to 30 MHz; vertical polarization; shipborne; active antenna elements

R&S®ADD050SR

Order number 4071.7003.12

Description

Super-resolution VHF DF antenna

20 MHz to 450 MHz; vertical polarization; stationary; switchable antenna elements

R&S®ADD078SR

Order number 4098.4005.02

Description

Super-resolution UHF/SHF DF antenna

1.3 GHz to 6 GHz; vertical polarization; mobile and stationary; passive antenna elements

R&S®ADD119

Order number 4053.6509.02

Description

Mobile HF DF antenna

300 kHz to 30 MHz; vertical polarization; for installation on a vehicle roof or tripod

R&S®ADD153SR

Order number 4071.6007.12

Description

Super-resolution VHF/UHF DF antenna

20 MHz to 1.3 GHz; vertical polarization; mobile and stationary; switchable antenna elements

R&S®ADD157

Order number 4069.4800.22

Description

Dual-polarized VHF/UHF DF antenna

20 MHz to 1.3 GHz; vertical and horizontal polarization; mobile and stationary; switchable antenna elements

R&S®ADD216

Order number 4068.3000.02

Description

Compact LF UHF DF antenna

300 kHz to 3 GHz; vertical polarization; shipborne; active or passive antenna elements depending on frequency range

R&S®ADD253

Order number 4071.4004.12

Description

VHF/UHF Wideband DF antenna

20 MHz to 3 GHz; vertical polarization; mobile and stationary; switchable antenna elements

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