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IMPULSE™ - 2kW Pulsed Power Modules for Advanced Magnetron Sputtering


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High Power Impulse
Magnetron Sputtering
(HIPIMS)
How KJLC is working to solve the challenge of a cost effective supply and lower deposition rates facing HIPIMS adoption.
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Base Model Advanced Kick Model
SF-Impulse2GX-SH (single)
SF-Impulse2GX-DH (Dual)
SF-Impulse2GX-SH (single)
SF-Impulse2GX-DH (Dual)
Input Power Specifications 1 Phase, 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 2.5 A Per Module 1 Phase, 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 2.5 A Per Module
Input Charging Supply -1000 VDC nominal, -1250 VDC tolerant -1000 VDC nominal, -1250 VDC tolerant
Time-Average Power -2 kw; subject to duty factor and rep rate -2 kw; subject to duty factor and rep rate
Output Peak Voltage -1000 V nominal,-1250 V tolerant -1000 V nominal,-1250 V tolerant
Output Peak Current 200 A nominal, 400 A tolerant 200 A nominal, 400 A tolerant
Arc Detection Time < 200 ns < 200 ns
Arc Arrest Time < 500 ns < 500 ns
Over Current Response Time < 2 µs < 2 µs
Peak Current Limiter User selectable up to 400 A in High Current operation, 200 A in High Frequency operation User selectable up to 400 A in High Current operation, 200 A in High Frequency operation
Power Limit Mode User selectable up to 2kW User selectable up to 2kW
Pulse Frequency User selectable; 1 Hz to 2 kHz (high current mode) or 1Hz to 4kHz (high frequency mode) nominal range, subject to power derating curve User selectable; 1 Hz to 2 kHz (high current mode) or 1Hz to 4kHz (high frequency mode) nominal range, subject to power derating curve
Pulse Width User selectable; 2 µs to 500 µs nominal range User selectable; 2 µs to 500 µs nominal range
Afterglow Time Minimum of 4 μs; User selectable in 1 μs increments Minimum of 4 μs; User selectable in 1 μs increments
Patent Pending Positive Kick Pulse Voltage N/A User Selectable in 1 V increments from 0 to +200 V using internal supply
Kick Pulse Set Points N/A On/Off; User selectable in 1 µs increments for pulse width
Quench Pulse Set points On/Off; User selectable in 1 µs increments for pulse width N/A
External Communications RJ-45 and RS-422 control I/O, USB Type A, BNC sync line, BNC I-V monitor out RJ-45 and RS-422 control I/O, USB Type A, BNC sync line, BNC I-V monitor out
Pulse Module Sync < 0.1 µs latency < 0.1 µs latency
Cabling N-type HV connector standard N-type HV connector standard
Configuration Storage Onboard storage for 20 user selectable presets Onboard storage for 20 user selectable presets
Physical Dimensions 2U rack; 19" (W) x 3.5" (H) x 22.5" (L) including handles and plug-ins
482.6 mm (W) x 88.9 mm (H) x 571.5 mm (L)
2U rack; 19" (W) x 3.5" (H) x 22.5" (L) including handles and plug-ins
482.6 mm (W) x 88.9 mm (H) x 571.5 mm (L)
Weight Single Module: 26 lbs, 1.8 oz. (11.84 kg)
Dual Module: 30 lbs, 3.0 oz (13.69 kg)
Single Module: 26 lbs, 14.8 oz. (12.21 kg)
Dual Module: 31 lbs, 13.0 oz (14.43 kg)
Operating Temperature +5C to +40C, forced Air Cooling +5C to +40C, forced Air Cooling

Ordering Table

Description Part No Price Add
Item
Description Part No Price Add
Item
HIPIMS IMPULSE Power Supply Enabler, 2kW Peak Power, Dual Unit
SF-IMPULSE-DH-PKG
P.O.R.
HIPIMS IMPULSE Power Supply Enabler, 2kW Peak Power, Single Unit
SF-IMPULSE-SH-PKG
P.O.R.
HIPIMS IMPULSE 2-2 CE Marked Power Supply Enabler, 2kW Peak Power, Dual Unit
SF-IMPULSE2GX-DH-PKG
P.O.R.
HIPIMS IMPULSE 2-2 CE Marked Power Supply Enabler, 2kW Peak Power, Single Unit
SF-IMPULSE2GX-SH-PKG
P.O.R.
HIPIMS IMPULSE 2-2 CE Marked Power Supply Enabler, 2kW Peak Power, Dual Unit with positive kick pulse
SF-IMPULSE2KX-DH-PKG
P.O.R.
HIPIMS IMPULSE 2-2 CE Marked Power Supply Enabler, 2kW Peak Power, Single Unit with positive kick pulse
SF-IMPULSE2KX-SH-PKG
P.O.R.

Contact sales@lesker.com for more information, including pricing and options, and to discuss your specific process application requirements.

Accessories Table

Type Description Part No Price Add
Item
Type Description Part No Price Add
Item
Interconnect Cable
Type HN Plug To Type N Plug, RG213, 3ft LG
EJCBL3HN
P.O.R.
Interconnect Cable
Type N Plug To Type N Plug, RG213, 3ft LG
EJCBL3NN
P.O.R.
Interconnect Cable
Type N Plug To Pigtail (1/4"Ring Lug Center Connector And Flying Ground Wire), RG213, 3ft LG
EJCBL3NP
P.O.R.
Interconnect Cable
Type N Plug To UHF Plug, RG213, 3ft LG
EJCBL3NU
P.O.R.
Interconnect Cable
Type HN plug to Type N Plug, RG213, 6ft LG
EJCBL6HN
P.O.R.
Interconnect Cable
Type N plug to Type N Plug, 6ft LG
EJCBL6NN
P.O.R.
Interconnect Cable
Type N Plug to Pigtail (1/4" Ring Lug Center Connector And Flying Ground Wire), RG213, 6ft LG
EJCBL6NP
P.O.R.
Interconnect Cable
Type N Plug to UHF Plug, RG213, 6ft LG
EJCBL6NU
P.O.R.

NOTE: If you require a configuration not shown in this table, please contact international@lesker.com or call +1 412 387 9200.