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Farnell offers complete bench solution bundles from Rohde & Schwarz

Farnell has launched a new limited time offer for customers to acquire high-quality precision test and measurement equipment from Rohde & Schwarz, with discounts of up to 50 percent.

The offer includes new-to-market and legacy products by Rohde & Schwarz. The bundles are intended for budget conscious design engineers, manufacturing and educational facilities and research establishments seeking high quality oscilloscopes, power and spectrum analysers, vector network analysers and DC power supplies.

The solutions bundles, available as part of the promotional offer, include add-ons and upgrades usually only available at an additional cost. By purchasing the saver bundles, customers reduce the need to buy additional software upgrades, futureproofing their purchase should test requirements change.

Rohde & Schwarz has configured the discounted test equipment bundles for Farnell’s global customers and feature many new-to-market products including:

The FPC Series Bench Spectrum Analyser is available in a savings bundle offering a 42 percent discount against list price. It is commonly used for research, medical, production, education and service applications requiring the characterization of filters and other circuits, plotting impedance of RF antennas or RF circuits, and identifying the location of breaks in long RF cables. The analyser covers a frequency range of 5 kHz to 1 GHz, which in the promotional bundles is extended to 3 GHz. The high-resolution display is 26 percent larger than comparable instruments. In addition to the spectrum analyser, customers will receive the R&S®FPC1000 frequency upgrade to 3GHz; B22 preamplifier, K7 modulation analysis, K43 receiver mode and K55 advance measurements.

The NGE-COM3A Bench Power Supply is an affordable instrument intended for education, on-bench use, test and system racks. It is a three channel, high efficiency, low ripple PSU featuring a 3.5” QVA display and providing up to 33.6W output power per channel to a maximum of 100W total. All outputs are earth-free and short-circuit-proof and provide 0V to 32V at 0A to 3A per channel. The NGE-COM3A Bench Power Supply saver bundle comes complete with with software options: K101: Ethernet remote control; K103: digital trigger I/O and quick start guide, at a 33 percent discount.

The ZPH-COM1 Handheld Spectrum Analyser is a single-port analyser which is suitable for conducting measurements when installing and maintaining antenna systems in the field. Its unique features ensure fast and efficient cable and antenna measurements. The saver bundle includes a ZPH cable and antenna analyser, a ZPH-B4 frequency upgrade from 3GHz to 4GHz, ZPH-B10 GPS and ZPH-K9 power sensor support, a ZPH-K19 channel power meter and a power sensor enabling and ZPH-K29 pulse measurements. The bundle is available at a 48 percent discount.

Neil Tyler

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