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-218-70/75 (Option 0518)

 
The
LVD-218 Series DLVA’s Are Available in Extended 70/75 dB and
Standard 50 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.  The Size is
3.0 x 3.5 x 0.5″.
 

Specifications:


 Frequency Range

0.5 – 18 GHz


 Frequency Flatness

±2.0 dB Typical (±2.5 dB Maximum)


 TSS

-68 dBm (-70 dBm 6-18 GHz)


 VSWR

3.0:1 Maximum (2.5:1 Typical)


 Dynamic Range

80 dB


 Logging Range

-70 to +10 dBm


 Log Linearity

±1.75 dB


 Log Slope

50 mV/dB or As Desired


 Log Slope Accuracy

±5%
Maximum of Average Slope


 Log Temperature Stability

±1.5 dB (0ºC
to 60
ºC)


 Rise Time

30 nS Maximum, 20 nS Typical


 Recovery Time

250 nS Typical, 350 nS Maximum


 Video Load

50 Ohms (Typical), or as Desired


 DC Power (No Load)

+V: 9 to 18V @ 350 mA Typical
                         375 mA Maximum
– V: 9 to 18V @ 200 mA Maximum


 Size

3.00″ X 3.5″ X 0.5″

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 Protection


 A06

Extended Logging Range


 A07

Other Video Loads


 A08

-54ºC
to +85
ºC With Log
Temperature
Stability of

±1.75 dB

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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