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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Through Engineering since 1978

AGTN-2018-60DD

 
AMC Model AGTN-2018-60DD is a Broad Band
Variable Attenuator/Modulator,
Controlled by 8 Bit Positive True Binary Logic.

Specifications:


 Frequency Range

2.0 – 18.0 GHz Minimum


 Insertion Loss

4.5 dB Maximum


 Attenuation Flatness
   (
± dB Maximum)

  0 – 30 dB ±1.0 dB Maximum
30 – 40 dB ±2.0 dB Maximum
40 – 50 dB ±3.0 dB Maximum
50 – 60 dB ±5.5 dB Maximum


 Attenuation Accuracy

  0 – 10 dB ±2.0 dB Maximum
10 – 20 dB ±1.0 dB Maximum
20 – 40 dB ±1.5 dB Maximum
40 – 60 dB ±2.0 dB Maximum


 Switching Time

<1 usec (500 nsec Typical)


 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

8 Bit True Binary Logic


 Power Supply

+12 VDC @ 250 mA Maximum, 210 mA Typical
– 12 VDC @   50 mA Maximum,   30 mA
Typical


 Connectors

RF Input/Output: SMA Female
Power and Controls: 15 Pin D Subminiature (Male)
Mating Connector Furnished


 Size

2.00″ X 1.81″ X 0.88″

 

Available Options:
 

 A01

Two SMA Male RF Connectors


 A02

J1 SMA Male, J2 SMA Female


 A03

Mounting Surface Unpainted


 A04

Analog Controlled Unit of 10 dB/Volt.  Pin 2 is Used
as Control (Other Control Voltages Available).  For
Solder Pin Units Refer to Data Sheet AGTN-2018-60D-100


 A05

±15 VDC Power Supply


 A06

0 to 30 dB Range
       Flatness:                        
Accuracy:
  0 – 15 dB: ±0.5 dB         
0 – 10 dB: ±2.0 dB
15 – 20 dB: ±1.0 dB       
10 – 20 dB: ±1.0 dB
20 – 25 dB: ±1.5 dB       
20 – 30 dB: ±1.5 dB
25 – 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-2018-60DD-100
                         
(Digital Control) or
                         
AGT-2018-60D-100 (Solder
                         
Pin Analog Controlled).
219 Option        
Extended Bandwidth
                          
(2 – 19 GHz)   


 A08

Frequency Band of 2 – 8 GHz


 A09

9 Bit True Binary Logic


 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-2000-60D-100 (Slim Line).  For
Digital Version Refer to Data Sheet
AGT-2000-60DD-100 (Slim Line)


 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-202C,
Method 103B Cond. B
 Shock:  MIL-STD-202C,
Method 213   Cond. B
 Vibration:  MIL-STD-202C,
Method 204A Cond. B
 Altitude:  MIL-STD-202C,
Method 105C Cond. B

 Temperature Cycle:
 MIL-STD-202C,
Method 102   Cond. D

 

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AGTN-2018-60DD
 

 

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AGTN-2018-60DD
 

 

Test Report:

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AGTN-2018-60DD

 

Press Release (2-19 GHz
Frequency Range):

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on
AGTN-2018-60DD Option 219