CITEL PRC822S-N/MF Coaxial RF Lightning (Surge) Arrestor for LoRa Link

CITEL PRC822S-N/MF Coaxial RF Lightning (Surge) Arrestor for LoRa Link

• 'Quarter wave' coaxial protector type N
• Frequency : 800-2200 MHz
• Low insertion loss
• Imax > 50 kA
• Maintenance free
• Bi-directional
• IP65

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Product Description

The CITEL PRC822S-N/MF is a highly efficient 'Quarter Wave' coaxial protector, designed for radiocommunication applications. This device is part of CITEL's extensive range of surge protection solutions, catering to the needs of various industries requiring reliable overvoltage protection. The PRC822S-N/MF is particularly well-suited for use in systems where high-frequency signal integrity and protection against transient overvoltages are crucial, such as in telecommunication networks, broadcasting, and RF systems.

The protector operates within a frequency range of 800-2200 MHz, making it versatile for a wide range of high-frequency applications. It features a low insertion loss of less than 0.2 dB, ensuring minimal impact on the signal quality. The return loss of the device is greater than 20 dB, and it has an impressive maximum discharge current capacity of 50 kA, providing robust protection against large surges.

Constructed with brass housing and bronze/silver contacts, the PRC822S-N/MF is durable and resistant to environmental factors. It is designed for outdoor application, rated IP65 for protection against dust and water, and can operate in temperatures ranging from -40 to +85°C. The device also complies with several international standards, including IEC 61643-21, EN 61643-21, and UL497E, ensuring its reliability and safety.

Product Features

  • Frequency Range: Operates within 800-2200 MHz, suitable for various high-frequency applications.
  • Low Insertion Loss: Less than 0.2 dB, maintaining signal integrity.
  • High Surge Protection: Imax of 50 kA, safeguarding equipment from large transient overvoltages.
  • Return Loss: Greater than 20 dB, ensuring efficient signal reflection reduction.
  • Construction: Made with brass housing and bronze/silver contacts for durability.
  • IP65 Rated: Suitable for outdoor use, providing dust and water resistance.
  • Operating Temperature Range: Functions effectively in a range from -40 to +85°C.
  • Standards Compliance: Meets IEC 61643-21, EN 61643-21, and UL497E standards.
  • Bi-Directional Protection: Offers protection in both directions, enhancing versatility.
  • Application: Ideal for telecommunication networks, broadcasting, RF systems, and other high-frequency environments.

The CITEL PRC822S-N/MF 'Quarter Wave' coaxial protector is a robust and reliable choice for protecting sensitive communication equipment from surge and transient overvoltages, ensuring uninterrupted operation and longevity of the systems.

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Electrical Properties
Frequency range f 800-2200 MHz
Insertion loss < 0.2 dB
Return loss > 20 dB
Impedance 50 ohms
VSWR <1.2:1
Max. load current IL 10 A
Max. discharge current
max. withstand @ 8/20 µs by pole
Imax 50 kA
Protection mode(s) Common mode/Differential mode
Protection level
@ In (8/20µs)
Up < 30 V
Impulse current
2 x 10/350µs Test - D1 Category
Iimp 25 kA
Nominal discharge current
C2 Category
In 25 kA
Max Power @f max. 867 W
Max Power @f mini. 1437 W
PIM 3rd order (2x20W) < -160 dBc
DC Pass No
Mechanical Properties
Technology Quarter Wave
Connection to Network Connector N Male/Female
Mounting Connector
Housing material Brass/Surface plating: Cu Zn Sn
Operating temperature Tu -40/+85°C
Protection rating IP65
Outdoor application Yes
Failsafe mode Without
Dimensions See diagram
Contacts Bronze/Surface Au-Ag
Weight 0.3 kg
Certifications & Compliance
Standards compliance IEC 61643-21 / EN 61643-21 / UL497E
RohS compliance Yes

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