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Model 767 Data Sheet Released

AMI Model 767 Laser Diode Driver

The Model 767 Data Sheet has been released and published to AMI’s web site.

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Technical Note

AMI’s 40th Anniversary!

Longwood, FL – September 9, 2020. Analog Modules, Inc. is pleased to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of its incorporation on this date in 1980. AMI’s founder Ian Crawford, originally from Edinburgh, Scotland, had been designing laser-based systems for Ferranti when

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Sensors and Amplifiers

What’s Next From AMI

Redesigned Models 314B and 714B The prototyping stage for the Models 314B and 714B is complete. They will be ready for release to production soon offering DC to 500 MHz bandwidth, 6.5 pA/√Hz noise performance with up to 10 kV/A gain.

Posted in General News

Redesign Project: Variable Pulse Width Flashlamp Controller

AMI’s Model 8800 series of flashlamp and laser diode controllers have been a fixture in laser laboratories around the world for >25 years.  These microprocessor controlled systems were preceded by the rotary switch and dial controlled Models 883 and 884

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Technical Note

New High Performance Hybrid Eyesafe Laser Rangefinder Receiver

Analog Modules, Inc. announces the release of its High Performance Hybrid Eyesafe Laser Rangefinder Receiver Longwood, FL – June 4, 2020. Analog Modules, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its High-Performance Hybrid Eyesafe Laser Rangefinder Receiver, Model 758B.1.

Posted in General News, Sensors and Amplifiers

Burst Mode Laser Diode or Flashlamp Operation

AMI’s Models 8800D and 8800V can be programmed to output a string of pulses. From the Model 8800D & 8800V Manuals: Burst mode is a batch command. This instructs the microprocessor to run a burst or to trigger the output

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Technical Note

Dual Output Differential High Voltage Power Supply

New Model 533 Differential Output ±1 kV Power Supply The Model 533 is a highly efficient, cost effective, voltage regulated, differential high voltage power supply capable of providing up to ±1,000 V at up to 125 W total output power. A

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New High Repetition Rate Pockels Cell Driver, Model 8212A

Analog Modules, Inc. announces the release of its High Repetition Rate Pockels Cell Driver and High Voltage Power Supply Longwood, FL – April 21, 2020. Analog Modules, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its High Repetition Rate Pockels Cell

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Technical Note

AMI Remains Open and Fully Operational, Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

AMI’s office and factory remain open and fully operational. We are monitoring updates from the CDC regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and educating Team Members on proactive actions to take to mitigate potential effects of the virus. As a manufacturer

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NEW CHARGER FIRST DESIGN STEPS : Active PFC

The Active PFC bread board testing is complete and looks very promising. Operating with an input from 90 to 253 VAC, 1Ø, 50/60 Hz we achieved efficiency of 95-98%.  With 90 VAC input we were easily able to achieve 1.5

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Featured Products

Model 758B.1

Based on the field proven performance of AMI’s 758 Series Laser Rangefinder Receivers, the Model 758B.1 extends the capabilities even further with outstanding double-pulse discrimination. This allows a weak target to be seen through a close, partly obscuring strong target. Multiple Target Resolution is 12 meters typical over 6 orders of magnitude with the second pulse 10dB down.