Model: PEC2-2G18G-80DB-21DBM-LM-SFF

PMI Model No: PEC2-2G18G-80DB-21DBM-LM-SFF is a Limiting Amplifier that covers 2.0 to 18.0 GHz and provides a limited output power of +21dBm to +25dBm for an input power range of -55 to +10dBm CW.  This model has an output power level vs. frequency compensation such that the limited output power has a flat response.  The size is 2.98” X 0.78” X 0.26”

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Product Feature
Typical Characteristics Report

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Frequency Range 2.0 to 18.0 GHz
Input Power -55 to +10 dBm CW typ - Measured -55 to +10 dBm
Saturated Output Power +21 dBm to 25 dBm nominal - Measured +21.77 to +24.98 dBm
Output Power Variation ±2.0 dB max over operating temperature range - Measured ±0.48 dB max
OP1dB 4 dBm below Psat typ - Measured +19.3 dBm
2nd Harmonic Rejection -8 dBc @ Psat - Measured -23.3 dBc
3rd Harmonic Rejection -9 dBc @ Psat - Measured -11.2 dBc
3rd Order Intercept Point 35 dBm - Design Goal - Measured +30.55 dBm @ 2.0 GHz, +28.2 dBm @ 18.0 GHz
VSWR Input/Output 2.0:1 max - Measured 1.69:1 max
Maximum RF Input Power +17 dBm CW
DC Voltage Supply +15 VDC*
DC Current Draw 700 mA max - Measured 472 mA
Connectors SMA(F)
Operating Temperature -20ºC to +70ºC
Finish Gold Plated
*Including reverse polarity and over voltage protection up to ±25VDC

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  -20ºC to +70ºC Operating
 -55ºC to +100ºC Non-Operating
 Humidity:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 103B Cond. B
 Shock:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B Cond. B
 Altitude:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 105C Cond. B
 Temperature Cycle:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 107D Cond. A
 EMI/EMC:  Designed to meet MIL-STD-416E