Time and Radio Frequency

RF Hero2

Our Accredited Calibration Services (typical turn-around time 10 working days):

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Service

Range/Conditions

Least Uncertainty

NZ Price (excl GST)

5.91 (a) Frequency meters

1 Hz to 40 GHz

0.001 Hz to 1 Hz (period)

1 x 10-10

1 ns

Please enquire

5.91 (c) Counters

1 Hz to 40 GHz

1 x 10-10

Please enquire

 

0.001 Hz to 1 Hz (period)

1 ns

Please enquire

5.91 (d) Time interval meters

10 ns to 86400 s

2 ns or 2 x 10-13, whichever is   greatest

Please enquire

5.91 (e) Clocks and watches

5 ns to 1 s

50 ns

Please enquire

5.91 (g) Frequency standards

100 kHz to 10 MHz

2 x 10-13

Please enquire

 

0.001 Hz to 1 Hz (period)

1 ns

Please enquire

5.91 (h) Time measurement

Time scale difference –  Local   clock vs UTC (MSL)

-1 s to 1 s

2 ns

Please enquire

 

Time scale difference –         Local clock vs UTC

-1 s to 1 s

50 ns

Please enquire

Waveform Measurement

5.92 (a) Frequency characteristics

1 Hz to 20 MHz

1 in 10-10

Please enquire

 

0.001 Hz to 1 Hz (period)

1 ns

Please enquire

Waveform Measurement

5.92 (b) Input characteristics

1 V and 3 V

(frequency, f = 1 MHz to   100 MHz)

Pulse risetime (T>5 ns)

(10 mV to 10 V)

0.16 mV/V to 2.6 mV/V

Please enquire

 

0.005 µs to 1.00 x 106 µs

Q(2 ns, 0.05T), T in s

Please enquire

 

Pulse amplitude (pulse length > 200 µs) (10 mV, 100 mV, 1 V, 10 V)

0 V to 10 V

(30 μV+ 100Va + 420Vr),

applied voltage Va in V,

voltmeter range Vr in V, values range from 34.2 µV to 5230   µV

Please enquire

Waveform Measurement

5.92 (c) Timing characteristics

10 ns to 100 s

(time difference)

2 ns

Please enquire

Signal Sources

5.93 (a) Frequency characteristics

1 Hz to 20 MHz

1 x 10-10

Please enquire

 

0.001 Hz to 1 Hz (period)

1 ns

Please enquire

Signal Sources

5.93 (b) Output characteristics

1 V and 3 V

(frequency, f = 1 MHz to   100 MHz)

0.16 mV/V to 2.6 mV/V

Please enquire

 

Pulse amplitude (pulse length > 200 µs) (10 mV, 100 mV, 1 V, 10 V)

0 V to 10 V

 

(30 μV + 100Va + 420Vr) applied voltage Va in V, voltmeter range Vr in V, values range from 34.2 µV to   5230 µV

Please enquire

 

Pulse risetime (T > 5 ns) (10 mV to 10 V)

0.005 µs to 1.00 x 106 µs

 

 

Q(2 ns, 0.05T), T in s

Please enquire

 

RF power (absolute) 0.1 mW to 10 mW

(frequency range from 10 MHz to 2.5 GHz)

 

0.0026 mW/mW

Please enquire

 

Reflection coefficient -1.0 to 1.0

(frequency range from 10 MHz to 2.5 GHz)

 

0.0050

Please enquire

5.95 (h) Power measuring equipment

Calibration factor Values from 0.1 to 1.2

(frequency range 10 MHz to 18 GHz, power level -15 dBm to 10 dBm)

 

0.004 to 0.012

Please enquire

5.95 (i) Attenuators and amplifiers

Measurement   of reflection coefficient for coaxial components in the range 30 kHz to 18   GHz

Please enquire

5.95 (j) Waveguide and coaxial components

 

 

Complex   reflection coefficient with magnitude between 0 and 1:

 

 

Nominal magnitude

(linear):

Least uncertainty of measurement

(real or imaginary component):

 

 

1.0

0.002 to 0.017

Please enquire

 

0.9

0.002 to 0.015

Please enquire

 

0.8

0.002 to 0.013

Please enquire

 

0.7

0.002 to 0.011

Please enquire

 

0.6

0.003 to 0.010

Please enquire

 

0.5

0.003 to 0.010

Please enquire

 

0.4

0.003 to 0.009

Please enquire

 

0.3

0.003 to 0.009

Please enquire

 

0.2

0.004 to 0.008

Please enquire

 

0.2

0.004 to 0.008

Please enquire

 

0.0

0.004 to 0.008

(increases with frequency)

Please enquire

 

Reflection   coefficient magnitude between 0 and 1:

 

 

Nominal magnitude

(linear):

Least uncertainty of measurement

(magnitude):

 

 

1.0

0.002 to 0.017

Please enquire

 

0.9

0.002 to 0.015

Please enquire

 

0.8

0.002 to 0.013

Please enquire

 

0.7

0.002 to 0.011

Please enquire

 

0.6

0.003 to 0.010

Please enquire

 

0.5

0.003 to 0.010

Please enquire

 

0.4

0.003 to 0.009

Please enquire

 

0.3

0.003 to 0.009

Please enquire

 

0.2

0.004 to 0.008

Please enquire

 

0.2

0.004 to 0.008

Please enquire

 

0.0

0.004 to 0.008

(increases with frequency)

Please enquire

 

Reflection   coefficient phase between -180° and 180:

 

 

Nominal magnitude

(linear):

Least uncertainty of measurement

(phase):

 

 

1.0

0.1° to 1.0°

Please enquire

 

0.9

0.1° to 1.0°

Please enquire

 

0.8

0.2°   to 1.0°

Please enquire

 

0.7

0.2°   to 1.0°

Please enquire

 

0.6

0.3°   to 1.0°

Please enquire

 

0.5

0.3°   to 1.1°

Please enquire

 

0.4

0.3°   to 1.1°

Please enquire

 

0.3

0.6°   to 1.7°

Please enquire

 

0.2

1.0° to 2.4°

Please enquire

 

0.2

2.1°   to 4.7°

Please enquire

 

0.0

180°

(increases   with frequency)

Please enquire

 

Measurement   of transmission coefficient for coaxial components in the range 30 kHz to 100   kHz

 

 

Complex   transmission coefficient with magnitude between 0 and 1:

 

 

Nominal   magnitude

(linear):

Least   uncertainty of measurement

(real or imaginary component):

 

 

1.000

0.003

Please enquire

 

0.708

0.004

Please enquire

 

0.500

0.004

Please enquire

 

0.230

0.004

Please enquire

 

0.100

0.004

Please enquire

 

0.032

0.005

Please enquire

 

0.010

0.008 to 0.006

Please enquire

 

0.003

0.018 to 0.006

Please enquire

 

0.001

0.050 to 0.009

(decreases with increasing frequency)

Please enquire

 

Transmission   coefficient magnitude between 0 and 60 dB:

 

 

Nominal magnitude

(log):

Least uncertainty of measurement

(magnitude):

 

 

0 dB

0.03 dB

Please enquire

 

3 dB

0.03 dB

Please enquire

 

6 dB

0.03 dB

Please enquire

 

10 dB

0.03 dB

Please enquire

 

20 dB  

0.04 dB

Please enquire

 

30 dB

0.05 dB to 0.04 dB

Please enquire

 

40 dB  

0.07 dB to 0.05 dB

Please enquire

 

50 dB  

0.15 dB to 0.06 dB

Please enquire

 

60 dB    

0.42 dB to 0.08 dB   (decreases   with increasing frequency)

Please enquire

 

Measurement of transmission coefficient for   coaxial components in the range 100 kHz to 18 GHz:

 

 

Complex transmission coefficient with   magnitude between 0 and 1:

 

Nominal magnitude

(linear):

Least uncertainty of measurement

(relative uncertainty of real or imaginary    component):

 

 

1.000

0.003 to 0.005

Please enquire

 

0.708

0.004 to 0.005

Please enquire

 

0.500

0.004 to 0.005

Please enquire

 

0.230

0.004 to 0.005

Please enquire

 

0.100

0.004 to 0.006

Please enquire

 

0.032

0.005 to 0.006

Please enquire

 

0.010

0.006 to 0.007

Please enquire

 

0.003

0.006 to 0.009

Please enquire

 

0.001

0.009 to 0.011

(increases with frequency)

Please enquire

 

Transmission   coefficient magnitude between 0 dB and 60 dB:

 

 

Nominal magnitude

(log):

Least uncertainty of measurement

(magnitude):

 

 

0 dB

0.03 dB to 0.04 dB

Please enquire

 

3 dB

0.03 dB to 0.04 dB

Please enquire

 

6 dB

0.03 dB to 0.05 dB

Please enquire

 

10 dB

0.03 dB to 0.05 dB

Please enquire

 

20 dB  

0.04 dB to 0.05 dB

Please enquire

 

30 dB

0.05 dB

Please enquire

 

40 dB  

0.05 dB to 0.06 dB

Please enquire

 

50 dB  

0.06 dB to 0.08 dB

Please enquire

 

60 dB    

0.08 dB to 0.10 dB

(increases with frequency)

Please enquire

 

Transmission   coefficient phase between -180° and 180°:

 

 

 

Nominal magnitude

(log):

Least uncertainty of measurement

(phase):

 

 

0 dB

0.2° to 0.3°

Please enquire

 

3 dB

0.2° to 0.3°

Please enquire

 

6 dB

0.2° to 0.3°

Please enquire

 

10 dB

0.2° to 0.3°

Please enquire

 

20 dB  

0.3°

Please enquire

 

30 dB

0.3° to 0.4°

Please enquire

 

40 dB  

0.3° to 0.4°

Please enquire

 

50 dB  

0.4° to 0.5°

Please enquire

 

60 dB    

0.5° to 0.6°

(increases with frequency)

Please enquire

Note: All calibrations of instruments will be priced on application.

 

Contact us

 

Shipping details:

Measurement Standards Laboratory

Callaghan Innovation

69 Gracefield Road

Lower Hutt 5010

New Zealand

Please be in touch for advice on packing and shipping your equipment to us.

 

Terms and Conditions:

Prices and typical turn-around times only apply to equipment suitable for calibration using our standard methods and booked in advance.

All other terms and conditions as per our standard work order agreement.

 

Other IANZ-accredited laboratories with similar services:

Link to a table listing the accredited laboratories with services in this area (updated March 2018 [XLSX, 9.1 KB]).

Full up to date schedules including detailed measurement capabilities are available from IANZ.(external link)