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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LVD-218-50 (Option 0518)

 
The LVD-218-50 (Option 0518) Series
DLVA’s are Available in Standard 50 dB and
Extended 70/75 dB Dynamic Range Over the Full 0.5-18 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.

Specifications:


 Frequency Range

0.5 – 18 GHz


 Frequency Flatness @ -20 dBm

1.5 dB (±1.0 dB Typical)


 Logging Range

-40 to 0 dBm Minimum


 Useful Range

-40 to +5 dBm


 Log Linearity Error

±1.0 dB Maximum (±0.5 dB Typical)
(-40 dBm to 0 dBm)


 Log Slope

50 mV/dB


 Log Slope Accuracy

±4% of Average Slope


 Temperature Stability

±1.0 dB Maximum, ±0.5 dB Typical (-54ºC
to +85
ºC)


 Pulse Response

50 nS to CW


 Rise Time (10% to 90% Points)

20 nS Maximum (15 nS Typical)


 Settling Time

45 nS Maximum


 Recovery Time

150 nS Typical, 200 nS Maximum


 TSS

-40 dBm Minimum


 VSWR (RF)

2.5:1


 Maximum RF Input

+15 dBm


 Video Output Level

0 to 2.5 Volts (50 Ohm Minimum Load)


 DC Power (100 Ohm Load)

+V: 12V @ 120 mA Maximum
– V: 12V @   80 mA Maximum


 Size

2.2″ X 1.5″ X 0.4″

 

Available Options:
 

 A01

Extended 0.2 – 20 GHz RF Frequency Range


 A02

Extended 0.5 – 18 GHz RF Frequency Range


 A03

Faster Rise/Recovery Times


 A04

Alternate Log Slopes


 A05

High Power RF CW/Peak Proection


 A06

Extended Logging Range


 A07

Other Video Loads

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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