Model: PE2-1020-R518-15-SFF  

PMI Model No. PE2-1020-R518-12-SFF is a low noise amplifier that offers a positive gain slope versus frequency.  This type of amplifier is useful when trying to equalize frequency flatness over a broad bandwidth.  This model provides 10dB of gain at 500MHz and 20dB of gain at 18GHz.  The noise figure is 10dB at 500MHz and 9dB at 18GHz.  The OP1dB is +14dBm minimum and the maximum VSWR is 2.5:1.  The operating voltage is +15VDC and the current draw is 140mA typical.  This model is supplied in PMI's standard PE2 housing.  Other gain levels and frequency ranges are available.

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Frequency Range 500MHz to 18GHz
Gain 10dB typical @ 500MHz and positive gain slope to 20dB typical @ 18GHz
Noise Figure No Specified, but 10dB typical at 500MHz and 9dB typical at 18GHz
OP1dB 14dBm min.
VSWR In/Out 2.5:1 max.
DC Voltage Supply +15VDC
DC Current Draw 140mA typ., 350mA max.
Connectors SMA - Female
Housing PE2
Finish Gold Plated

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  -54ºC to +95ºC Operating
 -65ºC to +125 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