PMI Model PLVA-218-50-9G10G is a 50dB Detector Log Video Amplifier designed to operate over the 2.0 to 18.0GHz frequency range, but is optimized for the 9.0 to 10.0GHz frequency range. It employs planar diode detectors and integrated video circuitry for high speed performance and outstanding reliability. It is of superior construction using state-of-the-art MIC/MMIC technology.

Product Specifications

General Parameters:
Status: Active
Frequency Range: 9.0 to 10.0 GHz
Frequency Min: 9 GHz
Frequency Max: 10 GHz
TSS: -42dBm min.
Size: 2.20" x 1.50" x 0.40"
Log Slope: 50mV/dB
Log Range: -40dBm to +0dBm (Useful Range up to +5dBm)
Log Linearity: ±0.5dB max.
Rise Time: 20nsec max.
Recovery Time: 150nsec typ., 300nsec max.
Settling Time: 45nsec max.
Power Supply: +15V @ 75mA and -15V @ 75mA
Frequency Flatness: ±1.0 dB
VSWR: 3.0:1 max.
Maximum Input Power(CW): +15dBm CW max.
Log Slope Accuracy: ±4% of Average Slope
Temperature Stability: ±1.0dB max. (-54C to +85C)
Pulse Range: 50nsec to CW
Video Output Level: 0 to 2.5V (50 Ohms minimum load)
TSS (Measured): -42dBm min.
Environmental Ratings:
Operating Temperature: -54ºC to +85 ºC
Non-Operating Temperature: -65 ºC to +100 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