Model: PEC-38-30M18G-12-SFF  


PMI Model No. PEC-38-30M18G-12-SFF is a broadband, low noise amplifier that operates over the 30MHz to 18GHz frequency range.  This model provides 38dB of gain and has a gain flatness of ±2.0dB maximum.  The noise figure is 5dB maximum and the OP1dB is +12dBm minimum.  This amplifier maintains a maximum VSWR of 2.2:1 into a 50 ohm impedance.  The operating voltage is +12VDC and the current is 300mA maximum.  The package measures 1.92" x 0.78" x 0.26".   

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Product Feature

Test Report

Unit Data




Frequency Range 30 MHz to 18 GHz
Gain 38 dB typ. - Measured 41.5 dB typ.
Gain Flatness ±2.0 dB max. - Measured ±1.94 dB
Noise Figure 5.0 dB max. (Note 1) - Measured 4.9 dBm max.
OP1dB +12 dBm min. - Measured 12.66 dBm min.
VSWR In / Out 2.2:1 max. - Measured 1.85:1/1.80:1 max.
DC Voltage Supply +12 VDC
DC Current Draw 300 mA max. - Measured 223 mA
Housing 1.92" x 0.78" x 0.26"

Note 1: Valid above 500MHz

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  -54ºC to +95 ºC Operating
 -65ºC to +120 ºC Non-Operating
 Humidity:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 103B Cond. B
 Shock:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B Cond. B
 Vibration:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 204D Cond. B
 Altitude:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 105C Cond. B
 Temperature Cycle:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 107D Cond. A