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Model: SDLVA-218-65-16MV-12DBM


PMI Model No. SDLVA-218-65-16MV-12DBM is a successive detection log video amplifier (SDLVA) that operates between the 2.0 to 12.5GHz frequency range.  It has a dynamic range of 65dB, a log slope of 16.7mV/dB and a nominal video bandwidth of 50MHz. Furthermore, it has been designed using cutting edge GaAs technology which provides stunning performance and reliability in a compact package.

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Product Feature



Frequency Range 2.0 to 18.0 GHz
TSS -64 dBm max
Input Power Handling +20 dBm
Video Log Range -55 dBm to +10 dBm
Video Log Linearity ±2.2 dB
Video Log Slope 16.0±2.0 mV/dB
Video Frequency Flatness ±4 dB max
Pulse Width Range 25 ns to CW
Video Rise Time 10 ns max
Video Fall Time 20 ns max
Recovery Time 50 ns max
Delay <2 ns
Video Output Impedance Load 50 Ohms
RF In/Out Impedance 50 Ohms
Input VSWR (50 Ohms) 2.0:1 max
DC Power Supply +12V @ 850 mA
-12V @ 250 mA
Size 4.24" x 0.994" x 0.38"
Weight 3 oz max
Finish Nickel Place per MIL-C-26074

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  0 ºC to +85 ºC Operating
 -62 ºC to +86 ºC Non-Operating
 Humidity:  95% (Continuous and Intermittent)
 Shock:  MIL-S-901 Grade A Class 1 Type B
 Vibration:  MIL-STD-167-1 Type 1 (4-50Hz)