American Microwave Corporation
7309-A Grove Road
Frederick, MD 21704

Phone:301-662-4700
Fax:301-662-4938
sales@americanmic.com
 

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AGH-8018-60DD-SF AGH-8018-60DD-VF AGH-8018-60DD-UF


AMC Model AGH-8018-60DD-SF is a
High Speed Over-Octave Band Variable

Attenuator/Modulator, Controlled by 8 Bit Binary Logic or
Driven by an Analog

Positive Voltage; Unit is Packaged in a Miniature Hermetic
Housing for High

Reliability Applications.

“-SF” (Standard)

“-VF” (Very Fast)

“-UF” (Ultra Fast)

 

Specifications:


Frequency Range
6 – 18 GHz Minimum

Insertion Loss
3.0 dB Maximum

Attenuation Flatness
8.0 – 18 GHz: @ 10 dB: ±0.7 dB Maximum

@
20 dB: ±1.0 dB Maximum

@ 40 dB: ±1.5 dB Maximum

@ 60 dB: ±1.6 dB Maximum

6.0 – 18 GHz: @ 10 dB: ±0.9 dB Maximum

@ 20 dB: ±1.5 dB Maximum

@ 40 dB: ±3.0 dB Maximum

@ 60 dB: ±3.5 dB Maximum


Attenuation Accuracy
  0 – 30 dB: ±0.5 dB Maximum

30 – 50 dB: ±1.0 dB Maximum

50 – 60 dB: ±1.5 dB Maximum


Monotonicity
Guaranteed

Temperature Coefficient
±0.02 dB/ºC

Switching Time
(-SF): 500 nS Maximum

(-VF): 200 nS Maximum

(-UF): 125 nS Maximum


VSWR (All Attenuation Levels)
1.8:1 Maximum

Power Ratings
(-SF): +20 dBm CW or Peak

(-VF) and (-UF): +10 dBm CW or Peak


Control (Digital)
8 Bit True Binary Logic, 0.25 dB Minimum Attenuation Step

Control (Analog)
0 – 6V Analog Voltage, 10 dB/Volt Transfer Function

Power Supply
+12 to +18 VDC @ 100 mA Maximum

– 12 to – 18 VDC @   15 mA Maximum


Connectors
RF Input/Output: Field Replaceable SMA (Female)

Power & Controls: Miniature 14 Pin Male

(MIL-C-28748)

Mating
Connector (Female) Furnished


Size
1.34″ X 1.34″ X 0.50″

Available Options:

 A01 J1 SMA Male, J2 SMA Female

A02
Two SMA Male RF Connectors

A03
Hermetic Sealing (MIL-STD-883)

Environmental Ratings:

Our standard
environmental ratings are as follows, for specific
requirements please contact us…

Temperature:
 -55 ºC to +110
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

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