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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In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978

AGH-8018D


Voltage Controlled Linearized
Attenuator/Modulator That Operates Over a Greater Than

Octave Bandwidth and is Non-Reflective at all Attenuation
Levels.

Specifications:


Frequency Range
8.0 – 18.0 GHz

6.0 – 18.0 GHz Also Available


Insertion Loss
  6.0 – 16.0 GHz: 2.7 dB Typical

16.0 – 18.0 GHz: 3.7 dB Maximum


VSWR
2.0:1 Maximum

Flatness
8.0 – 18.0   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 – 18.0 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 Range
60 dB

Deviation From Linearity
  0 – 30 dB: ±0.5 dB

30 – 50 dB: ±1.0 dB

50 – 60 dB: ±1.5 dB


Monoticity
Guaranteed

Attenuation Change With

Temperature

±0.025 dB/ºC
Maximum

Power Handling (Operating)
+20 dBm

Rise and Fall Times
Rise Time: 1.5 usec Maximum

Fall Time: 50 ns Maximum


Control Characteristics
Range: 0 to 6 Volts:

±15 Volts
Maximum

Transfer Function: 10 dB/Volt

Input Impedance: 10K Ohms


Power Supply Requirements
+12V ±5% @ 100 mA

– 12V ±5% @   20 mA


Size
1.25″ X 1.25″ X 0.50″

Weight
Approx. 1 Oz.

Available Options:

 001 Two SMA Male RF Connectors

002
One SMA Male and One SMA Female RF Connector

003
5 dB/Volt Sensitivity

004
0 – 30 dB Range

005
±15 Volt Power Supply

006
SMA-F Control Connector

008
SMC-M Control Connector

102
±18 Volt Power Supply

200
Removable SMA Female RF Connector

Environmental Ratings:

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

Temperature:
 -54 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

Outline Drawing:

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AGH-8018D

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AGH-D
Series Attenuators