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

LVDS-0518-50

 
AMC 0.5 to 18 GHz DLVA, Model
LVDS-0518-50, Offers 3 Separate Switched Video
Filters.  TTL control Signal Switches 30 MHz, 3 MHz, or
300 KHz Video Bandwidth
Filters Giving TSS of -42 dBm, -46 dBm, and -50 dBm. 
Selecting Video Filters Does
not Affect the -40 dBm to 0 dBm Dynamic Logging Range Which
has a Linearity Error
of ±0.5 dB, Frequency Flatness From 0.5 to 18 GHz of ±1.0 dB,
and Temperature
Stability (-54
º
to +85ºC)
of

±1.0 dB.


Specifications:


 Frequency Range

0.5 – 18 GHz


 Frequency Flatness

±1.0 dB Maximum


 Logging Range

-40 to 0 dBm Minimum


 Useful Range

-40 to +5 dBm


 Log Linearity Error

±0.5 dB Maximum


 Log Slope

50 mV/dB


 Log Slope Accuracy

±4% of Average Slope


 Temperature Stability

±1.0 dB Maximum (54ºC
to +85
ºC)


 TSS

Video Bandwidth 1 (30 MHz):
-42 dBm Minimum
Video Bandwidth 2 (3 MHz): -46 dBm Minimum
Video Bandwidth 3 (0.3 MHz): -50 dBm Minimum


 Pulse Response

50 nS to CW (Video Bandwidth 1)


 Rise Time

20 nS Maximum (Video Bandwidth 1)


 Settling Time

45 nS Maximum (Video Bandwidth 1)


 Recovery Time

150 nS Typical, 300 nS Maximum (Video Bandwidth 1)


 Video Output Range

0 to 2.5 Volts


 Video Offset

100 mV Maximum


 VSWR (RF)

3:1 Maximum


 Maximum RF Input

+15 dBm


 Video Load

50 Ohm Minimum


 DC Power (No Load)

+V: 9 to 15V @ 100 mA Maximum
– V: 9 to 15V @ 100 mA Maximum


 Size

3.2″ X 1.5″ X 0.5″

 

Available Options:
 

 A01

0.2 to 20 GHz RF Frequency Range


 A02

Alternative Log Slopes, As Desired


 A03

Alternative Video Bandwidths, As Desired


 A04

High RF CW/Peak Power Protection


 A05

Other Video Loads


 A06

Extended Dynamic 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 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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LVDS-0518-50

 

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LVDS-0518-50