Tag Archives: Amplifier

Chinese 2x100W TDA7498 Amplifier – Test and THD+n Measurements

I wanted a small Bluetooth amplifier for my work shop and bought some cheap bare-board versions from Ebay. This TDA7498 design is over-advertised, but not as bad as other cheap bluetooth amplifiers from ebay. Test, frequency response and THD+n measurements … Continue reading

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Chinese 2x50W Bluetooth Amplifier, Or Is It? A Poor Abused TDA7492P Design

I wanted a small Bluetooth amplifier for my work shop and bought some cheap bare-board versions from Ebay. This poor TDA7492P design is over-advertised and abused enough that I requested my money returned from the seller. Discussion of this review: … Continue reading

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Nokia Siemens Flexi 3x90W FXEB 1800MHz base station teardown: Power amplifier (part 2 of 2)

This Nokia Siemens Networks Multiradio BTS FXEB module is a GSM 1800 MHz 90W amplifier module capable of GSM/EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA and LTE. If you missed part 1, see it here: Nokia Siemens Flexi 3x90W FXEB 1800MHz base station teardown: Power … Continue reading

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Nokia Siemens Flexi 3x90W FXEB 1800MHz base station teardown: Power amplifier (part 1 of 2)

Teardown of a Nokia Siemens Networks Flexi Multiradio base station. This have been in service as a 3 antenna system for mobile telecommunications. GSM/EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA and LTE capable. 3×90 Watt output power. All high resolution pictures will be published with … Continue reading

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Nokia Siemens Flexi BTS base station teardown: Circuit analysis (part 2 of 2)

Circuit analysis of a Nokia Siemens Networks Flexi BTS base station. This have been in service as a 6 antenna GSM system for mobile telecommunications. GSM/EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA and LTE capable. 2×40 Watt output power. If you missed part 1, see … Continue reading

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Nokia Siemens Flexi BTS base station teardown: Power amplifier (part 1 of 2)

Teardown of a Nokia Siemens Networks Flexi BTS base station. This have been in service as a 6 antenna GSM system for mobile telecommunications. GSM/EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA and LTE capable. 2×40 Watt output power. also a picture of me pointing at … Continue reading

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Teleste AC2000, teardown of a 862 MHz cable TV amplifier

This Teleste AC2000 is a cable TV amplifier that is configurable through different insert jumpers for setting up attenuation/equalization, diplex filters, return amplifier or a transponder making it remote controllable.  This is a dual 39 dB amplifier in the range … Continue reading

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Astro HVO-Vario G 38, teardown of a 862 MHz cable TV amplifier

These are highly modular cable TV amplifiers, they are set up by using a wide range of different insert cards with different frequency ranges or options. These are 38 dB amplifiers in the range from 47 to 862 MHz. This … Continue reading

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100 Watt 6P45S amplifier update #2

The latest update to the 100 Watt 6P45S tube amplifier is about a lot of testing and fault finding have gone into the tube amplifier to correct noise and hum issues. It is now in a state where the audio amplifier itself … Continue reading

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100 Watt 6P45S amplifier update

The latest update to the 100 Watt 6P45S tube amplifier is about the new printed circuit boards, installation in the enclosure and a simple signal generator test.

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