Model: PVVAN-2040-60-MP         


PMI Model PVVAN-2040-60-MP is an analog controlled 60dB PIN diode attenuator operating over the frequency range of 2.0 to 4.0GHz.  This model switches in 115ns typical with an insertion loss of less than 2dB.

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Product Feature

Test Report


Frequency Range 2.0GHz to 4.0GHz
Mean Attenuation Range 60dB
Insertion Loss

2.0dB Max.

VSWR 2.0:1 Max.
Attenuation Flatness ±0.45dB @ 10dB Attenuation
  ±0.8dB @ 20dB Attenuation
  ±1.5dB @ 40dB Attenuation
  ±1.6dB @ 60dB Attenuation
Input Power

+20dBm CW Max. Operating

+30dBm CW Max. Survival

Speed 500nsec Max.
Attenuation Control 10dB / Volt
DC Control Voltage

+12V @ 125mA Max.

-12V @ 50mA Max.

RF Connectors SMA Female
DC Connector 15 Pin Micro-D Female
Housing 2.00" x 1.80 x 0.50"

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature: -55 ºC to +85 ºC Operating
 -65 ºC to +125 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