PMI Model No. PDVAN-4080-60-8 is an 8bit programmable 60dB pin diode attenuator with step resolution as low as 0.25dB over the frequency range of 4.0 to 8.0GHz. This model switches in 80ns typical with an insertion loss of less than 2.5dB.

Product Specifications

General Parameters:
Status: Preliminary
Frequency Range: 4.0 GHz to 8.0 GHz
Frequency Min: 4 GHz
Frequency Max: 8 GHz
Insertion Loss: 2.5 dB Max.
Attenuation Range: 60 dB
Digital Control: 8-BIT Binary TTL
LSB: 0.25dB
VSWR: 2.0:1 Max.
Operating Input Power: +20dBm CW Max.
Survival Power: +30dBm CW Max.
Attenuation Flatness: ±0.50dB @ 10dB Attenuation, ±0.87dB @ 20dB Attenuation, ±1.5dB @ 40dB Attenuation, ±1.6dB @ 60dB Attenuation
Swiching Time: 500nsec Max.
Input Tracking: Monotonic
Power Supply: +15 @ 150mA Max / -15 @ 75mA Max.
Connectors: SMA Female
DC Connector: 15 Pin D-Sub Female (Mating Connector Supplied)
Size: 2.00 x 1.80 x 0.50
Environmental Ratings:
Operating Temperature: -55ºC to +85 ºC
Non-Operating Temperature: -65 ºC to +125 ºC
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