Explore GE Vernova
Resource Library
Get access to curated content, tools, and useful resources to help you face all your grid challenges.
Access the library
Electrification Businesses
Electrification Software
Power Conversion
Solar & Storage Solutions
Category banner
Automation & Protection
Rail Communications

Home > Automation & Protection > Communications > Industrial Communications Markets Served > Rail Communications > Power Amplifiers

Product Lookup
Product Categories
  Industrial Wireless
  Hardened Optical Networks
  Broadband Power Line
  Professional Services
  Switches & Converters
  Professional Services
  Repair / Return (RMA)
Power Amplifiers
Robust Transmit Signal Amplification

Field-proven in the US and overseas for years, the MDS Power Amplifier family provides robust transmit signal amplification for the 150 and 220 MHz bands. 900 MHz model availability is pending FCC approval.

Key Benefits

  • Provides 100% duty cycle for base stations and repeaters.
  • Increased transmit power extends wireless range.
  • Provides automatic transmit/receive switching for transceivers with a single antenna jack.
  • Can be used in transmit-only applications.
  • Plug and play with most transceivers and supports high speed transmit/receive switching for data radios with advanced MACs.
  • Simple to set up and use


  • Robust design with large heat sink for 100% duty cycle applications
  • No fans or other moving parts required
  • Field-adjustable TX power
  • User-selectable keying mode (RF detect or external key line)
  • Fast T/R turnaround for modern high speed data radio MACs
  • Efficient Class AB Operation