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-218-70 OPTION 218

 
AMC Model No.: LVD-218-70 Option 218 is a 70 dB Detector Log Video
Amplifier
Designed to operate over the full 2 to 18 GHz Bandwidth,
with True DC Coupling.
It employs Planar Diode Detectors and
Integrated Video Circuitry for High Speed
Performance and Outstanding Reliability.  It is of
Superior Construction using
State-of-the-Art
MIC/MMIC Technology.


Specifications:


 Frequency Range

2 to 18 GHz


 Frequency Flatness

±1.75 dB Maximum


 TSS

-68 dBm Typical


 VSWR

3.0:1


 Dynamic Range

70 dB Minimum


 Logging Range

-70 dBm to +10 dBm


 Log Linearity

±1.75 dB Maximum


 Log Slope

50 mV/dB or as Desired


 Log Slope Accuracy

±5% Typical


 Log Temperature Stability

±1.75 dB Maximum


 Rise Time

30 nS Maximum, 20 nS Typical


 Recovery Time

250 nS Typical


 Video Load

93 Ohms (Typical), or as
desired


 DC Power

15V @ 350 mA Typical, 400 mA
Maximum
15V @ 200 mA Maximum


 Size

3.00″ x 3.50″ x 0.50″

 

Available Options:
 

 218

Optimized for 2 to 18 GHz
Frequency Range

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 Storage
 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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Test Data (09/13/04):

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