Model: APD-2-0518-YR1

Model APD-2-0518-YR1 is a 2-Way Power Divider / Combiner that operates over the frequency range of 500MHz to 18 GHz.  This model offers low loss of 3.5 dB typical (over 3 dB theoretical) with a VSWR of 1.5:1 typical into a 50 ohm impedance.  The average isolation is 20 dB.  This model offers a typical amplitude balance of ±0.45 dB and a typical phase balance of ±5 degrees.  This model can handle input power levels of up to 25 watts into a load VSWR of 1.2:1 and up to 7.5 watts into a load VSWR of 2.0:1.  The housing measures 3.75" x 1.0" x 0.4" and is gold plated.

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Unit Data

PL7643 PL7648 PL19288 PL19293
PL7644 PL7649 PL19289 PL19294
PL7645 PL7650 PL19290 PL19295
PL7646 PL7651 PL19291 PL19296
PL7647 PL7652 PL19292 PL19297

Specifications:

Frequency Range 0.5 to 18.0 GHz
Insertion Loss

1.8 dB typical (0.5 to 8.0 GHz) - Measured 2.02 dB

3.5 dB typical (8.0 to 18.0 GHz) - Measured 3.19 dB

RF Input Power Handling

25 Watts CW into a load VSWR of 1.2:1

7.5 Watts CW into a load VSWR of 2.0:1

0.75 Watts CW into a load VSWR of infinite:1

Amplitude Balance

±0.2 dB typical (0.5 to 8.0 GHz) - Measured ±0.10 dB

±0.45 dB typical (8.0 to 18.0 GHz) - Measured ±0.44 dB

Phase Balance

±4° typical (0.5 to 8.0 GHz) - Measured ±0.50°

±5° typical (8.0 to 18.0 GHz) - Measured ±2.75°

Isolation

16.5 dB typical (0.5 to 8.0 GHz) - Measured 16.4 dB

21.0 dB typical (8.0 to 18.0 GHz) - Measured 17.4 dB

VSWR

1.5:1 typical (0.5 to 8.0 GHz) - Measured 1.67:1

1.6:1 typical (8.0 to 18.0 GHz) - Measured 1.53:1

Size 3.75" x 1.0" x 0.4"

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