• Pre-Configured Systems

    Pre-Configured
    Systems





If accelerated delivery schedules or budget constraints are driving your purchasing decision for an RF measurement testing solution, we offer economical, pre-engineered systems suitable for most applications and testing needs. Our turnkey solutions are designed for straightforward assembly, in either an anechoic chamber or open facility, depending on the type of system and test application. In many cases, these systems can be delivered and installed in less than one day.

Planar Near-Field
Measurement System

Planar Near-Field
Measurement System
0.9 x 0.9 meters

The PNF-XYV-0.9x0.9 is a pre-configured four axes planar near-field measurement system ideal for measuring medium and high gain antennas (> 15 dBi) with apertures up to 0.75 m (30 in.) from 2.6 GHz to mmWave. The system is constructed of high strength aluminum and can support probe payloads of up to 6 kg (13 lb). This simple design is easy to assemble and align, accurate, and can be quickly dismantled for relocation or storage.

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Features

  • 2.6 GHz to mmWave
  • Well suited to higher gain antenna ( > 15 dBi)
  • Stationary AUT
  • Automatic scan setup
  • High speed bi-directional scanning
  • Powerful Plotting and Antenna Analysis Software
  • Far-field, Holographic and Near-field Patterns
Datasheet

Specifications

  • Scan Area: 0.9 x 0.9 m (3 x 3 ft)
  • Planarity: 0.075 mm (0.003 in.) RMS
  • Scan Speed: X, Y: 0.38 m/s (15 in./sec)
  • Probe Capacity: 6 kg (13 lb)
  • Frequency Range: 2.6–110 GHz

Typical Applications

  • Point to Point Communication Antennas
  • Phased-Arrays
  • Reflector Antennas
  • Radar Antennas

Planar Near-Field
Measurement System
1.5 x 1.5 meters

The PNF-XYV-1.5x1.5 is a pre-configured four axes planar near-field measurement system ideal for measuring medium and high gain antennas (> 15 dBi) with apertures up to 1.4 m (55 in.) from 1.7 GHz to mmWave. The system is constructed of high strength aluminum and can support probe payloads of up to 7 kg (15 lb). This simple design is easy to assemble and align, accurate, and can be quickly dismantled for relocation or storage.

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Planar Near-Field
Measurement System

Features

  • 1.7 GHz to mmWave Testing
  • Well suited to higher gain antenna (> 15 dBi)
  • Stationary AUT
  • Automatic scan setup
  • High speed bi-directional scanning
  • Powerful Plotting and Antenna Analysis Software
  • Far-field, Holographic and Near-field Patterns
Datasheet

Specifications

  • Scan Area: 1.5 x 1.5 m (5 x 5 ft)
  • Planarity: 0.075 mm (0.003 in.) RMS
  • X Scan Speed: 0.38 m/s (15 in./sec)
  • Y Scan Speed: 0.76 m/s (30 in./sec)
  • Probe Capacity: 7 kg (15 lb)
  • Frequency Range: 1.7–110 GHz

Typical Applications

  • Point to Point Communication Antennas
  • Phased-Arrays
  • Reflector Antennas
  • Feed Assemblies
Planar Near-Field
Measurement System

Planar Near-Field
Measurement System
1.8 x 1.8 meters

The PNF-XYV-1.8x1.8 is a pre-configured four axis planar near-field measurement system ideal for measuring medium and high gain antennas (>15 dBi) with apertures up to 1.65 m (65 in.) from 0.75 GHz to mmWave. The system is constructed of high strength steel and can support probe payloads of up to 19 kg (42 lb). This robust design is easy to align, set up and operate, and has a comprehensive set of options and accessories to accommodate a broad variety of test article geometries and installations.

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Features

  • 0.75 GHz to mmWave Testing
  • 1.8 x 1.8 m Scan Area with Z and Pol
  • 0.25 m Z and 360° Pol
  • Automatic scan setup
  • Powerful Plotting and Antenna Analysis Software
  • Far-field, Holographic and Near-field Patterns
Datasheet

Specifications

  • Scan Area: 1.8 x 1.8 m (6 x 6 ft) with 0.25 m (10 in.) Z
  • Planarity: 0.05 mm (0.002 in.) RMS
  • Scan Speed: X: 0.25 m/s (10 in./sec)
  • Scan Speed: X: 0.38 m/s (15 in./sec)
  • Probe Capacity: 19 kg (42 lb) (WR975 OEWG)
  • Frequency Range: 0.75–110 GHz

Typical Applications

  • Point to Point Communication Antennas
  • Phased-Arrays
  • Reflector Antennas
  • Radar Antennas

Spherical Near-Field
Measurement System
0.7 meters

The SNF-RAZ-0.7 is a pre-configured three axes spherical near-field measurement system ideal for measuring low to medium gain antennas from 0.37 to 110 GHz. The system is constructed of high strength aluminum and can support AUT payloads of up to 18 kg (40 lb). The independent probe stand and AUT positioner are easy to assemble, align and can be quickly dismantled for transport or storage.

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Spherical Near-Field Measurement System

Features

  • 370 MHz to mmWave Measurements
  • Full Spherical Characterization
  • Automatic Scan Setup
  • Powerful Plotting and Antenna Analysis Software
  • Far-field, Holographic and Near-field Patterns
Datasheet

Specifications

  • Max AUT Diameter: 0.7 m (30 in.)
  • Max AUT Weight: 18 kg (40 lb)
  • Max Probe Weight: 19 kg (42 lb) (WR975)
  • Repeatability: 0.03° RMS Phi/Theta/Pol
  • Resolution: 0.0125° Phi/Theta/Pol
  • Scan Speed: 20/10/40°/s Phi/Theta/Pol
  • Frequency Range: 0.37–110 GHz

Typical Applications

  • Cellular Base Stations
  • Dipole Arrays
  • General Broad Pattern Antennas
Sherical Near-Field
Measurement System

Spherical Near-Field
Measurement System
1.3 meters

Model SNF-RAZ-1.3 is a pre-configured three axes spherical near-field measurement system ideal for measuring low to medium gain antennas from 0.37 to 110 GHz. The system is constructed of high strength aluminum and can support AUT payloads of up to 75 kg (165 lb). The independent probe stand and AUT positioner are easy to assemble, align and can be quickly dismantled for transport or storage.

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Features

  • 370 MHz to mmWave measurements
  • Full Spherical Characterization
  • Automatic Scan Setup
  • Powerful Plotting and Antenna Analysis Software
  • Far-field, Holographic and Near-field Patterns
Datasheet

Specifications

  • Max AUT Diameter: 1.3 m (50 in.)
  • Max AUT Weight: 75 kg (165 lb)
  • Max Probe Weight: 19 kg (42 lb)
  • Repeatability: 0.03° RMS Phi/Theta/Pol
  • Resolution: 0.0125° Phi/Theta/Pol
  • Scan Speed: 10/10/40°/s Phi/Theta/Pol
  • Frequency Range: 0.37–110 GHz

Typical Applications

  • Cellular Base Stations
  • Dipole Arrays
  • General Broad Pattern Antennas

Baseline System

Each NSI-MI Pre-Configured System includes the following:

  • Positioning Subsystem including Mechanical Scanner with Absorber Kit and Motion Control System
  • State-of-the-art RF Subsystem
  • Mounting Hardware Installation Kit
  • Full Standard System Interface and Operations Documentation
  • Interface Kits to easily integrate a wide variety of common RF equipment, antennas and test devices
  • NSI-MI or customer supplied RF receiver connection
NSI-MI-Planar-Near-Field-Measurement-System-1.5-meters

Positioning System

  • Multi-axis Mechanical Positioner
  • Absorber Kit
  • Motion Controller
  • Control and Motor Cabling
  • Cable Management
  • NSI2000 Software
  • PC
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RF Subsystem

  • Scanner and Range RF Cables
  • Rotary Joints
  • RF Components and Devices (as needed)
  • Software Device Drivers
  • Data Acquisition, Processing and Plotting Software
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Site Deliverables

  • Product Guide and Interface Control Documents
  • Hardware, System and Software Manuals
  • Anchoring Kit
  • Shipping Crates

Options and Accessories

Our Pre-Configured Systems are designed to operate with a wide range of popular accessories and support services to meet budget and test needs. These include:

  • Full range of Probes and Standard Gain Horns
  • Additional software to enhance productivity
  • AUT supports, stands and other accessories
  • On-site installation, training and verification by NSI-MI experts
  • Interface Kits to easily integrate a wide variety of common RF equipment, antennas and test devices
ANT-SGH Standard Gain Horn Assemblies

RF Options

  • RF Frequency Options: 20, 40, 50 GHz
  • RF Receiver Options: NSI-MI or Customer Supplied
Waveguide Probes

Antenna Accessories

  • Waveguide Probe Assemblies
  • Standard Gain Horn Assemblies
  • Broadband Probes Assemblies
mmWave

mmWave RF Upgrade Options

  • mmWave Band: 50–75 GHz module and Probe-SGH set
  • mmWave Band: 60–90 GHz module and Probe-SGH set
  • mmWave Band: 75–110 GHz module and Probe-SGH set
3D Plot

Software Add-ons

  • Additional NSI2000 License
  • Professional Upgrade
  • MTI (PNF-XYV only)
  • Far-Field (SNF-RAZ only)
  • MARS (SNF-RAZ only)
AUT Stand

System Accessories

  • AUT Stand (PNF-XYV only)
  • Floor Slides (SNF-RAZ only)
Site Z-Planarity Enhancement

Site Services

  • Site Z-Planarity Enhancement - 0.05 mm (0.002 in.) RMS with on-site re-cal (PNF-XYV only)
  • Installation
  • Training

Atlanta

1125 Satellite Blvd., Suite 100
Suwanee, GA 30024-4629 USA

+1 678 475 8300
+1 678 542 2601

Los Angeles

19730 Magellan Drive
Torrance, CA 90502-1104 USA

+1 310 525 7000
+1 310 525 7100

NSI-MI UK

Unit 51 Harley Road
Sheffield, S11 9SE UK

+44 7493 235224
  www.nsi-mi.co.uk

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