Model: P16T-18G40G-90-T-512-SFF-DEC


PMI Model No. P16T-18G40G-90-T-512-SFF-DEC is a single pole, sixteen throw, absorptive pin diode switch that operates from 18.0 to 40.0 GHz.  This model has a typical insertion loss of 12 dB and minimum 50 dB of isolation.  It operates at 20dBm CW and is controlled with 4-Bit decoded TTL logic


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Product Feature

Test Report

Unit Data






Frequency 18.0 to 40.0 GHz
Insertion Loss

12 dB typ - Measured 10.38 dB

Isolation 50 dB Min.- Measured 55.13 dB
VSWR In/Out 2.5:1 typ.- Measured 2.39:1
VSWR Output/Off 2.5:1 typ - Measured 2.24:1
Switching Speed  

50 ns typ / 10 ns typ

Measured 13 ns / 6 ns

  Delay On/Off

150 nsec max - Measured 100.5 ns

Input Power +20 dBm CW

4-Bit Decoded TTL Logic

Connectors 2.29mm (F) Removable
Power Supply +5 VDC @ 750 mA max - Measured 470 mA
-12 VDC @ 200 mA max - Measured 176 mA
Size 8.0" x 3.0" x 0.65"
Finish Gold Plated


Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  -40ºC to +85 ºC Operating
 -65ºC 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 107 Cond. A