American Microwave Corporation
7309-A Grove Road
Frederick, MD 21704

Phone:301-662-4700
Fax:301-662-4938
sales@americanmic.com
 

ISO -9001:2015

In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978

M-DVAN-8018E-60 Series


Octave Band 60 dB Miniature Digitally
Variable Attenuator With an Extended Bandwidth of

6.0 to 18.0 GHz.

Specifications:


Frequency Range
6.0 – 18.0 GHz

Insertion Loss
2.7 dB Typical Loss to 16 GHz,

3.7 dB Maximum Loss 16.0 – 18.0 GHz


VSWR
2.2:1 Maximum

Flatness
@ 10 dB: ±0.9 dB

@ 20 dB: ±1.6 dB

@ 40 dB: ±3.0 dB

@ 60 dB: ±3.5 dB


Deviation From Linearity
  0 – 30 dB: ±0.5 dB

30 – 50 dB: ±1.0 dB

50 – 60 dB: ±1.5 dB


Monoticity
Guaranteed

Switching Speed
500 nS Maximum (Between Attenuation Settings)

Temperature Coeffiecient
±0.025 dB/ºC

RF Power Ratings
+20 dBm Operating, +30 dBm Survival

Control
8-Bit (Standard) Positive True Binary

(10-Bit, 11-Bit, or 12-Bit Also Available)


DC Power Supply
±12 VDC (Standard) Or ±15 VDC

@ +150 mA, -75 mA Maximum (8-Bit Model)


Connectors
Removable SMA Female (Standard) For RF

15-Pin MultiPin (STANDARD, Option “MP”) For Power and
Control (Solder Pin Controls, Option “SP”, and Other
Options Available)


Size
1.34″ X 1.34″ X 0.5″

Weight
≤3 Oz

Available Options:

 

  1 Two SMA Male Removable  RF Connectors

2
One SMA Male and One SMA Female Removable RF Connector

4
0 to 30 dB Attenuation Range

5
±15 VDC Supply Voltage

8
8 Bit Control

10
10 Bit Control

11
11 Bit Control

12
12 Bit Control

L
Latching Strobe Capability

GP
Mounting Surface is Gold Plated

P
Mounting Surface is Painted

Environmental Ratings:

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

Temperature:
 -55 ºC to +85
ºC Operating
 -65
ºC to +125 ºC Non-Operating
 Humidity:  MIL-STD-202F,
Method 103B Cond. B
 Shock:  MIL-STD-202F,
Method 312B 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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M-DVAN-8018E-60

Product Feature:

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the

M-DVAN, M-VVAN and M-CVAN Series Attenuators

Pin Numbering Chart for
Multipin Connector:

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Pin
Numbering Chart