Model: PEAFS3-12-218-15-SFF-1   

PMI Model No. PEAFS3-12-218-15-SFF-1 is a 2.0 to 18.0GHz low noise amplifier that provides +15 to +22dB of gain.  The noise figure is 5.0dB max from 2.0 to 4GHz and 4.1dB max at 4.0 to 18.0GHz and offers an OP1dB of +9dBm min.  The operating voltage is +15VDC and the current draw is 180mA max.  This unit is supplied with removable SMA(F) connectors in a gold plated housing that measures 0.53" x 0.36" x 0.18"

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Frequency Range 2.0 to 18.0GHz
Gain +15dB min, +22dB max
(Unit to Unit Gain Tracking vs Temperature Shall Be Per Figure 2)
Gain Flatness ±2.0dB max. (2.0 to 18.0GHz)
±0.75dB max. (500MHz Bandwidth at any frequency)
Return Loss In/Out 9.5dB min
Noise Figure 5.0dB max @ 2.0 to 4.0GHz
4.1dB max @ 4.0 to 18.0GHz
OP1dB +9dBm min (@2.0GHz, 10.0GHz, 18.0GHz)
DC Voltage Supply +15VDC (±5%)
DC Current Draw 180mA max
Max Input Power +5dBm CW
Connectors In/Out SMA Female
Finish Gold Plated
Housing 0.53" x 0.36" x 0.18"

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  -54ºC to +95 ºC Operating

 -62ºC to +125ºC Non-Operating

 Humidity:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 106F
 Shock:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B Cond. A
 Altitude:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 105C Cond. C
 Vibration  MIL-STD-202F, Method 214A Cond. H
 Temperature Cycle:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 107G