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

LVD-218-40/45

 
AMC Model No.: LVD-218-40/45 is a Detector Log Video Amplifier
designed to operate
the full 2-18 GHz Bandwidth, with True DC-Coupling. Units
Employ Planar Diode Detectors
and Integrated Video Circuitry for High Speed Performance
and Outstanding Reliability.
The DLVA’s are of Superior Construction using
State-of-the-Art MIC/MMIC Technology.


Features:


 Truly DC Coupled


 Wide Bandwidths


 Fast Rise Times


 Short Recovery Times


 Superior Accuracy


 Extended Dynamic Range Capability


 Miniature Size


 1.75 Ounces Weight

Specifications:


 Frequency Range

2 to 18 GHz


 Frequency Flatness

±1.5 dB Maximum


 Logging Range

-40 to -0 dBm Minimum


 Useful Range

-40 to +5 dBm


 Log Linearity Error

±0.5 dB Typical (Room
Temperature)
±1.0 dB Average


 Log Slope

50 mV/dB


 Log Slope Accuracy

±4% of Average Slope


 Temperature Stability

±1.0 dB Maximum


 Pulse Response

50 nS to CW


 Rise Time

20 nS Maximum


 Settling Time

45 nS Maximum


 Recovery Time

150 nS Typical, 300 nS Maximum


 TSS

-40 dBm Typical


 VSWR (RF)

3.0:1 Maximum


 Maximum RF Input

+15 dBm


 Video Output Level

0 to 2.5 Volts Typical (50 Minimum Load)


 DC Power

+12V @ 75 mA Maximum
-12V @ 75 mA Maximum


 Size

2.2″ x 1.5″ x 0.4″

Environmental Ratings:

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

 Temperature:
 -54 ºC to +85
ºC Operating
 -65
ºC to +100 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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LVD-218-40/45

 

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