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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AGTN-2018-120DD-100

AMC Model AGTN-2018-120DD-100 is a Broad
Band Variable Attenuator/Modulator,
Controlled by 9 Bit Positive True Binary Logic. Specifications:

Frequency Range 2.0 – 18.0 GHz Minimum
Insertion Loss 11.0 dB Maximum (10.5 dB Typical)
Attenuation Flatness

(± dB Maximum)

0 – 30 dB ± 1.0 dB Maximum

30 – 40 dB ± 1.5 dB Maximum

40 – 50 dB ± 2.5 dB Maximum

50 – 60 dB ± 4.0 dB Maximum

60 – 80 dB ± 7.5 dB Maximum

80 – 120 dB ±13.0 dB Maximum

Attenuation Accuracy 0 – 20 dB ±2.5 dB Maximum

20 – 30 dB ±1.5 dB Maximum

30 – 50 dB ±1.5 dB Maximum

50 – 80 dB ±2.0 dB Maximum

80 – 120 dB ±2.5 dB Maximum

Switching Time <1 usec
VSWR 2.2:1 Maximum
RF Power Ratings-Operating +20 dBm CW Maximum

+10 dBm (0.3 GHz or Below)

RF Power Ratings-Survival +30 dBm CW Maximum

+27 dBm (0.3 GHz or Below)

Control 9 Bit True Binary Logic
Power Supply +12 VDC @ 375 mA Maximum

– 12 VDC @ 50 mA Maximum

Connectors RF Input/Output: SMA Female

Power and Controls: 15 Pin Micro-D Subminiature (Male)

Mating Connector Furnished

Size 3.00″ X 2.50″ X 0.50″

Available Options:

A01 Two SMA Male RF Connectors
A02 J1 SMA Male, J2 SMA Female
A03 Mounting Surface Unpainted
A04 Analog Controlled Unit of 20 dB/Volt. Pin 2 is Used
as Control (Other Control Voltages Available). For
Solder Pin Units Refer to Data Sheet AGTN-2018-120D-100
A05 ±15 VDC Power Supply
A06 0 to 30 dB Range Flatness: Accuracy: 0 – 15 dB: ±0.5 dB
0 – 10 dB: ±2.5 dB15 – 20 dB: ±1.0 dB
10 – 20 dB: ±1.5 dB20 – 25 dB: ±1.5 dB
20 – 30 dB: ±1.5 dB25 – 30 dB: ±2.0 dB
A07 Extended Frequency Range Units and Options

200M18 Option: Extended Bandwidth

(200 MHz – 18 GHz)

300M18 Option: Extended Bandwidth

(300 MHz – 18 GHz)

10M18 Option: Extended Bandwidth

(10 MHz – 18 GHz) With

Slower Speed. Refer to Data

Sheets AGT-2018-120DD-100 (Digital Control) or AGT-2018-120D-100 (Solder

Pin Analog Controlled).

219 Option
Extended Bandwidth

(2 – 19 GHz)

A08 8 Bit True Binary Logic
A09 Frequency Band of 2 – 8 GHz
A10 10 Bit True Binary Logic
A11 11 Bit True Binary Logic
A12 12 Bit True Binary Logic
A13 Frequency Band of 10 MHz – 2 GHz. Refer to

Data Sheet AGT-2000-120D-100 (Slim Line). For
Digital Version Refer to Data Sheet AGT-2000-120DD-100 (Slim Line)

A14 Latching Strobe (Not Available With

Option A12)

SCS Special Customer Specifications

Environmental Ratings:

Our standard
environmental ratings are as follows, for specific
requirements please contact us…
Temperature: -55 ºC to +125
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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Product Feature:

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Pin Numbering Chart for
Multipin Connector:
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Numbering Chart

Press Release:

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on AGTN-2018-120DD-100 Option A04