Model: PE2-500M18G-5R0-21-12-SFF

PMI Model No. PE2-500M18G-5R0-21-12-SFF is a 0.5 to 18.0 GHz, low noise amplifier that provides 24 dB min of gain while maintaining a maximum gain flatness of ±2.0 dB over the operating frequency.  The noise figure is 5.0 dB maximum and offers a typical OP1dB of 21 dBm.  The operating voltage is +12 to +15 VDC with a nominal current draw of 375 mA.  The unit is supplied with removable SMA (F) connectors in our standard PE2 housing.

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Product Feature

Test Report

Extended Plot to 20 GHz

Unit Data:







Frequency Range 0.5 to 18.0 GHz
Gain 24 dB Min - Measured 27.32 dB Min, 29.52 dB Max
Gain Flatness ±2.0 dB Max - Measured ±1.1 dB
Noise Figure 5.0 dB Typ - Measured 4.2 dB @ 2 GHz
OP1dB 21 dB Typ, 20 dB Min - Measured >20 dBm
VSWR In/Out 2.0:1 Max - Measured Input: 1.32:1, Output 1.89:1
Impedance 50 Ohms
DC Voltage Supply +12 to +15 VDC @ 500 mA - Measured 263 mA
Connectors In/Out SMA (F)
Specification Temperature 23 ºC

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  -40 ºC to +75 ºC Operating
 -55ºC to +125 ºC Non-Operating
 Humidity:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 103B Cond. B
 Shock:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B Cond. B
 Altitude:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 105C Cond. B
 Temperature Cycle:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 107D Cond. A