Planar Monolithics Industries Inc.

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Phone: (301) 662-5019
Fax: (301) 662-1731

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Planar Monolithics Industries Inc.
7311-F Grove Road
Frederick MD 21704
United States
PMI is a leading manufacturer of RF/Microwave components and Integrated RF Assemblies, Including: Amplifiers, Variable Solid-State Attenuators, Limiters, Detectors, Detector Log Video Amplifiers, Solid-State Switches & Switch Matrices, Phase Shifters, Filters & Switch Filter Banks, Couplers, Dividers and more up to 40GHz for commercial and defense applications.

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PMI to exhibit at IMS 2012

Join PMI in Montréal, Canada to experience a record breaking year for the IEEE IMS. Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the MTT-S and featuring the theme Microwave Without Borders, the IMS 2012 will be the centerpiece of Microwave Week June 17-22, 2012. PMI has broken many records in the history of the symposium such as the number of paper submissions and the number of advanced bookings by exhibitors.

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PMI Releases New Product Line

PMI is announcing its newest product line addition of Digitally Tuned Oscillators (DTOs). PMI now offers a full line of digitally tuned oscillators (DTOs) covering various frequencies in the 500 MHz to 18 GHz range. All models are designed to withstand stringent military ground or airborne environments. These models...
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PMI and AmpliTech Join Forces

Planar Monolithics Industries (PMI) and AmpliTech are excited to announce the collaboration of their combined product offering, engineering skills and marketing efforts. AmpliTech is the vendor of choice for numerous Tier 1 and Tier 2 mil/space concerns requiring a wide variety of complex amplifiers with mission-critical specifications. PMI has...
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PMI and Amplitech Announce Collaborative Agreement

Planar Monolithics Industries and Amplitech announced the collaboration of their combined product offering, engineering skills and marketing efforts. The companies will independently run the administrative and production facilities but will share a combined manufacturer's representative sales force, marketing effort and will direct future engineering requirements to the facility best...
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Products

CW Immune EW Detector Module: EWDM-2G6G-65-70MV

PMI Model No. EWDM-2G6G-65-70MV is a CW immune EW detector module operating over the 2.0 to 6.0 GHz frequency range. This module features an internal switch used to switch between the "Bit In" and RF In" with input blanking on both ports. In addition, two amplified RF outputs are provided a 7 dB gain channel and a 33 dB gain channel. The video output is designed to drive a 150 ft. cable, while maintaining high speed, and excellent accuracy.


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8-Bit Digitally Controlled, Phase Shifter: PS-360-3237-8-292FF

PMI Model No. PS-360-3237-8-292FF is a high speed, millimeter wave, 8-bit digitally controlled, phase shifter that operates over the frequency range of 32.0 to 37.0 GHz. This phase shifter offers a low insertion loss of 13 dB typically and maintains a VSWR of 1.8:1. The total phase shift range is 358.593° having a step size of 1.406° and switches between states in less than 500 ns. 


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Threshold Detector: GMTA-1002

PMI Model No. GMTA-1002 is a threshold detector designed to operate over the frequency range of 2.0 to 18.0 GHz. It has a threshold level of -23 dBm with threshold stability of +/-3.0 dBm over frequency and temperature. Other specifications Input Operating Range of -18 to -23 dBm, Input VSWR 2.5:1 maximum, maximum input power level +10 dBm (without damage), Response Time Any Input Greater than 3 dB = 100 µs and operates using +12 VDC at 50 mA maximum. 


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Digitally Controlled, Phase Shifter: PS-360-3237-8-292FF

PMI Model No. PS-360-3237-8-292FF is a High Speed, Millimeter Wave, 8-Bit Digitally Controlled, Phase Shifter that operates over the frequency range of 32.0 to 37.0 GHz. This phase shifter offers a low insertion loss of 13dB typically and maintains a VSWR of 1.8:1. The total phase shift range is 358.593° having a step size of 1.406° and switches between states in less than 500 ns. This model provides a high level of accuracy by offering an amplitude error of ±1.5dB and a phase shift error of ±1.3°. 


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CW Immune SDLVA: SDLVA-218-60-70MV-CW

PMI Model No. SDLVA-218-60-70MV-CW is a CW immune SDLVA (Successive Detection Log Video Amplifier). This unit operates from 2.0 to 18.0 GHz and has the ability to interface with a long cable (65 FT), while maintaining high speed, flatness and accuracy.  Specifications include frequency flatness:  ±2.0 dB Typ, Signal Capability:  Pulse (100 ns to 300 µs), Pulse on CW TSS: (-20 ºC to +85 ºC) -66 dBm for 10 MHz Video Bandwidth and Log Dynamic Range  -60 dBm to 0 dBm.


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Detector Log Video Amplifier: DLVA-8G10G75-50-SFF

PMI Model No. DLVA-8G10G75-50-SFF is an 8.0 to 10.0 GHz, detector log video amplifier. This unit has a dynamic range of -75 to 0 dBm, a log linearity of ±1.8 dB, and a log slope of 50 ± 4 mV/dB. Other specifications include Frequency Flatness of±1.2 dB, TSS of -78 dBm, Log Linearity ±1.8 dB - Measured ±1.3 dB,  Log Slope 50 ± 4 mV/dB, and Output DC Offset 50 ± 50 mV.  Power Supply: +15 V at  350 mA, -15 V at 100 mA and SMA (F) connectors. 


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Portable Amplifier: PLNA-35-100M18G-P1dB24-120VAC

PMI Model No. PLNA-35-100M18G-P1dB24-120VAC is a portable amplifier that operates over the 100 MHz to 18.0 GHz frequency range.  This model provides 40 dB typical gain with a minimum OP1dB of +24 dBm, Gain Flatness: ±2.0 dB Typical, VSWR In/Out: 2.0:1 Typical and Noise Figure: 3 dB. This amplifier features an illuminated push button On/Off switch in a small package (3.0" x 3.0" x 1.75") with Type N connectors.  Gold plated finish.


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RF Limiter: LM-10M2D5G-100CW-1KWP-SFF

PMI Model No. LM-10M2D5G-100CW-1KWP-SFF is a RF limiter that operates in the 10 MHz to 2.5 GHz frequency range.  This limiter can handle 100 W CW and 1 KW peak (1% duty cycle, 1 µs maximum pulse width) input power and provides a maximum leakage of +13 dBm CW input.  This module has a low insertion loss of 0.5 dB and a recovery time of 2 µs typical. 


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2 Way High Power Switch: PDT-8G12G-40-515-SFF

PMI Model No. PDT-8G12G-40-515-SFF is an 8.0 to 12.0 GHz, 2 way high power switch that has an insertion loss of 2.0 dB maximum and a VSWR of 1.8:1 maximum. The operating power is +40 dBm CW average, +57 dBm 1 µs, 1% duty cycle with an isolation of 40 dB minimum.  Switching Speed 200 ns maximum - measured 100 ns, power supply requirements +5 V at 100 mA and -15 V at 60 mA.  Features include SMA female connectors.


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10 Bit Programmable Attenuator: DTA-14G40G-32-CD-2

PMI Model No. DTA-14G40G-32-CD-2 is a 10 Bit programmable attenuator with step resolution as low as 0.04 dB which provides over 32 dB of attenuation over the frequency range of 14.0 to 40.0 GHz.  This model is offered in a slim line housing measuring 2.0" x 1.8" x 0.5" with 2.92 mm female connectors and operates on a single +15 VDC supply with only 40 mA of current consumption typically. Specifications include Insertion Loss 9.0 dB Typical, VSWR 2.0:1 and Attenuation Flatness ±1.5 dB Typical, Attenuation Accuracy ±2.0 dB Typical. 


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8-Bit Vector Phase Shifter: PS-2G18G-360-8D

PMI Model PS-2G18G-360-8D is a 2 to 18 GHz, 8-Bit, vector phase shifter making it ideal for frequency translation where continuous monotonic phase shifting is required.  This model features high speed switching (<410 ns measured), phase shift 360° with a ±15° accuracy (typical), 18.0 dB maximum insertion loss  and typically lower than 60 dB harmonic distortion.   Package Size: 4.25” x 3.50” x 1.00”, SMA(F) connectors,DC-37P,  Sub Miniature D Multi-Pin control connector and operates using ±12V to ±15V at ±100 mA maximum.


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Reflective Switch: P2T-1G18G-10-R-528-SFF-HIP10W

PMI Model No.P2T-1G18G-10-R-528-SFF-HIP10W is a single pole, two throw, reflective switch capable of operating with an input power of 10 W CW over the 1.0 to 18.0 GHz frequency range.  This model features high input power handling capability while offering very fast switching speeds of 40 ns.  This switch is compact in size and weight and only consumes 2.5 mA of positive and 2.5 mA of negative DC current making it suitable for a wide range of applications.   Features include SMA female connectors, and TTL - Single Line. Unit size is 1.2" x 1.0" x 0.5".  


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Dielectric Resonator Oscillator: PIA-12D8G-CD-1

PMI Model No. PIA-12D8G-CD-1 is a Phase Locked, Dielectric Resonator Oscillator with Internal Reference having an output frequency of 12.8 GHz.  This model provides a minimum output of +13 dBm with all spurs held to -80dBc and harmonics held to -25 dBc.  The frequency stability is ±3 ppm with an internal reference of 100MHz.  The phase noise is as follows: -34 dBc/Hz at 1 Hz, -65 dBc/Hz at 10 Hz, -85 dBc at 100 Hz, -10 8dBc/Hz at 1 kHz, -115 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz, -12 0dBc/Hz at 100 kHz, and -140 dBc/Hz at 1 MHz offsets. 


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Diplexer: 11DP-11R5/16R5-CD-SFF-1

PMI Model No. 11DP-11R5/16R5-CD-SFF-1 is a diplexer that offers pass bands at 10.75 to 12.25 GHz and 15.75 to 17.25 GHz.  The pass band insertion loss is less than 3 dB and the VSWR is 1.5:1 maximum.  Filter channel 1 has a pass band of 10.75 to 12.25 GHz and offers -50 dBc of rejection at 10.25 GHz and -75 dBc of rejection at 13.75 GHz.  Filter channel 2 has a pass band of 15.75 to 17.25 GHz and offers -50 dBc of rejection at 17.75 GHz and -75dBc of rejection at 14.25 GHz. 


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Two Channel Switch Filter: 2SFB-8G26G-CD-SFF Rev C

PMI Model No. 2SFB-8G26G-CD-SFF Rev C is a 2 channel switch filter bank providing a low-pass filter that passes 8.62 to 8.70 GHz with a rejection band of 17.24 to 17.4 GHz.  In by-pass mode the unit passes signals from 8.0 to 26.5 GHz.  This unit is powered by a +5 V single supply and the control logic is TTL/CMOS +5 V compatible.


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10-Bit Programmable Diode Attenuator: DTA-26R5G40G-30-CD-1

DTA-26R5G40G-30-CD-1PMI Model DTA-26R5G40G-30-CD-1 is a 10-Bit programmable 30 dB PIN diode attenuator with a step resolution of 0.03 dB over the frequency range of 26.5 to 40 GHz. This model operates on a single +15 VDC supply and draws only 50 mA of current. Very high levels of attenuation accuracy of 0.03 dB is achieved.  This attenuator provides ultra-fast switching speeds of 300 ns and has an operating input power rating of +10 dBm. 


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Successive Detection Logarithmic Video Amplifier: SDLVA-50M18G-70

SDLVA-50M18G-70PMI Model No. SDLVA-50M18G-70 is an SDLVA (successive detection logarithmic video amplifier) operating in the 50 MHz to 18 GHz frequency band. It features a built in voltage variable threshold detector circuit that is set up to match the video output voltage to within 5%. In addition, this model has a TSS of -70 dBm and a dynamic range of 70 dB, all in a package measuring only 2.3" x 2.2" x 0.4" with SMA female connectors.


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Digital Phase Shifter: PS-2G6G-8B-SFF

PS-2G6G-8B-SFF_000PMI Model No. PS-2G6G-8B-SFF is an 8-Bit digital phase shifter that operates over the 2.0 to 6.0 GHz frequency range.  This model offers 360° of phase shift having a LSB of 1.4°.  The insertion loss is 10.5 dB typical with a typical phase accuracy of ±0.5°, Amplitude error of ±1 dB typical.  Supplied in a housing measuring 3.25" x 3.25" x 0.94" with SMA female connectors.


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Compact Amplifier: PEC4-16-50M18G-4R0-19-15-SFF

PEC4-16-50M18G-4R0-19-15-SFFPMI Model Number: PEC4-16-50M18G-4R0-19-15-SFF is a 50 MHz to 18.0 GHz compact amplifier. Specifications include maximum input power of +23 dBm CW, gain of +14 dB minimum. 19 dB  maximum, gain flatness of ±2.0 dB max, noise figure of 4.0 dB typical, OP1dB +19 dBm minimum and VSWR 2.0:1 max. - measured 1.43:1/ 1.50:1.  This amplifier is supplied with SMA female connectors in our standard PEC4 housing with gold plated finish.


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A-Series Amplifiers

A-Series MockupPMI's A-Series amplifiers are available in low noise, medium power and lost cost designs and operate over the 10 MHz to 40 GHz frequency range. These new models feature form fit & function design, low noise figure, operating temp: -54° to +85°C, unconditionally stable over temperature, excellent group delay and phase linearity, field replaceable SMA connectors, and more.


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Low Passband Diplexer: DP-5700M-6500M-CD-SFF

DP-5700M-6500M-CD-SFF Right ViewPMI Model No. DP-5700M-6500M-CD-SFF is a diplexer with a low passband of 5700 to 6500 MHz and high passband of 13750 to 14500 MHz.  This unit offers SMA female connectors, power handling of 20 W, channel to channel isolation of > 70 dB and passband insertion loss of <1 dB. Specifications include VSWR 2.0:1 at Passbands - measured 1.37 dB and CH to CH Isolation >=70 dB - measured 83.19 dB.


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Single Pole, Eight Throw, Reflective Switch: P8T-20M6G-80-R-515-SFF

P8T-20M6G-80-R-515-SFFPMI Model No. P8T-20M6G-80-R-515-SFF  is a single pole, eight throw, reflective switch module with low insertion loss, high isolation and an integral decoded 3-bit TTL driver designed for 20 MHz to 6.0 GHz operation.  The unit has a maximum switching speed of 250 ns and maximum operating power of 23 dBm CW max. Specifications include frequency 20 MHz to 6.0 GHz and insertion loss 2.75 dBtyp, 3.25 dB max and measured 2.91 dB.


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8- Bit Digitally Controlled Phase Shifter: PS-255-2G18G-8B-SFF

PS-255-2G18G-8B-SFFPMI Model No. PS-255-2G18G-8B-SFF is a 2 to 18 GHz 8-bit digitally controlled phase shifter with capability for phase shifting from 0° of 255° with resolution as fine as 1.0°. This unit has a typical insertion loss of 18 dB and a typical VSWR of 2.5:1. The DC voltage requirement is +12 to +15 V with typical current draw of 200 mA. The unit is supplied in a housing measuring 2.0" x 2.1" x 0.5".


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High Power Limiter: LM-18G40G-SMT-1

LM-18G40G-SMT-1PMI Model No. LM-18G40G-SMT-1 is a high power limiter capable of withstanding an input power level of 20 W, 440 to 670 nsec Pulse Width, PRF 600 to 900 kHz, 40% Duty Cycle.  This model operates in the 18 to 40 GHz frequency range.  The insertion loss is 4.0 dB maximum, VSWR of 2.0:1 and 250 nsec response time.  This limiter is supplied on a surface mount / drop-in carrier that measures 0.198" x 0.270" x 0.016".


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4-Way Power Divider Module: APD-4-3D13D5-40W-SFF

APD-4-3D13D5-40W-SFFPMI Model No. APD-4-3D13D5-40W-SFF is a 3.1 GHz to 3.5 GHz 4-Way Power Divider that offers maximum insertion loss of 0.45 dB with 23 dB minimum port to port isolation. This power divider is port to port phase matched within ±2°. Field removable SMA female connectors are offered in a housing measuring 2.56" x 1.77" x 0.44". Specifications include frequency range 3.1 to 3.5 GHz and insertion loss <=0.45 dB - measured 0.19.


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Pin Diode Attenuator: DTA-500M2G-64-10B-SFF

DTA-500M2G-64-10B-SFFPMI Model No. DTA-500M2G-64-10B-SFF is a 10-Bit programmable 64 dB pin diode attenuator with step resolution as low as 0.06 dB over the frequency range of 0.5 to 2.0 GHz.  Specificatins include frequency rang for 0.5 to 2.0 GHz, Insertion loss 2.7 dB max and VSWR 2.0:1 max. The DTA-500M2G-64-10B-SFF enviromental temperature is -54°C to +85°C operating and -65°C to +125°C non-operating.


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Limiting Amplifier: PEC2-2G18G-80DB-21DBM-LM-SFF

PEC2-2G18G-80DB-21DBM-LM-SFFPMI Model No. PEC2-2G18G-80DB-21DBM-LM-SFF is a 2.0 to 18.0 GHz, limiting amplifier that provides a limited output power level of +21 to +25 dBm for an input power range of -55 to +10 dBm CW.  This model has output power level versus frequency compensation such that the limited output power has a flat frequency response.  This unit is supplied with SMA(F) connectors in a small housing measuring only 2.98" x 0.78" x 0.26".


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DC - Coupled SLDVA: SDLVA-2020-OPT112

PMI Model No. SDLVA-2020-OPT112PMI Model No. SDLVA-2020-OPT112 is a truly DC-coupled successive detection log video amplifier (SLDVA) that has 40 dB dynamic range over the frequency range of 1.0 to 12.0 GHz and provides an 8-bit digital log video output. The unit employs planar diode detectors and integrated video circuitry for high speed performance and outstanding reliability. 


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Absorptive Switch: P32T-0R5G18G-60-T-SFF

P32T-0R5G18G-60-T-SFFPMI Model No. P32T-0R5G18G-60-T-SFF is a high speed, single pole, thirty-two throw, absorptive switch that operates over 500 MHz to 18.0 GHz.  This state-of-the-art switch offers top notch performance of 8.5 dB typical insertion loss and an isolation of 78 dB typically. The switch maintains 2.0:1 maximum VSWR over the full operating frequency with a maximum switching speed of 100 nsec.


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Programmable Attenuator: DTA-14G40G-32-CD-2

DTA-14G40G-32-CD-2PMI Model No. DTA-14G40G-32-CD-2 is a 10 Bit programmable attenuator with step resolution as low as 0.04 dB which provides over 32 dB of attenuation over the frequency range of 14.0 to 40.0 GHz.  This model is offered in a slim line housing measuring 2.0" x 1.8" x 0.5" with 2.92 mm female connectors and operates on a single +15 VDC supply with only 40 mA of current consumption typically.


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PS-5G18G-400-A-SFF: Analog Phase Shifter

PS-5G18G-400-A-SFF copy (2)Model Number PS-5G18G-400-A-SFF is a 5 to 18GHz, low phase noise, analog phase shifter with capability for phase shifting from 0 to 400 degrees.  The unit operates from a single positive control voltage of 0 to +10 VDC with a phase voltage sensitivity of 40 degrees per volt. This model can be used with the SMA connectors or in a surface mount configuration.


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DRO-9D7G-CD-1: GaAs FET Oscillator

DRO-9D7G-CD-1PMI Model No. DRO-9D7G-CD-1 is a dielectrically stabilized GaAs FET Oscillator with a center frequency of 9.7 GHz.  This model provides minimum output power of +11 dBm with all spurs held to -55 dBc and harmonics held to -20 dBc. The mechanical tuning frequency is +/-25 MHz and the unit has a phase noise of -75 dBc/Hz.  The unit requires +15 VDC and 150 mA and measures 1.35" x 1.98" x 1.04".


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DRO-7D7G-CD-1: Dielectrically Stabilized GaAs FET Oscillator

DRO-7D7G-CD-1PMI Model No. DRO-7D7G-CD-1 is a dielectrically stabilized GaAs FET Oscillator with a center frequency of 7.7 GHz.  This model provides minimum output power of +11 dBm with all spurs held to -55 dBc and harmonics held to -20 dBc. The mechanical tuning frequency is +/-25 MHz and the unit has a phase noise of -80 dBc/Hz.  The unit requires +15 VDC and 150 mA and measures 1.60" x 2.75" x 1.04".


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DRO-16D3G-CD-1: Stabilized GaAs FET Oscillator

DRO-16D3G-CD-1PMI Model No. DRO-16D3G-CD-1 is a dielectrically stabilized GaAs FET oscillator with a center frequency of 16.3 GHz.  This model provides minimum output power of +11 dBm with all spurs held to -55 dBc and harmonics held to -20 dBc. The mechanical tuning frequency is +/-25 MHz and the unit has a phase noise of -70 dBc/Hz.  The unit requires +15 VDC and 150 mA and measures 1.06" x 1.63" x 0.98".


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PE2-28-218-5R0-12-15-SFF Low Noise Amplifier

PE2-28-218-5R0-12-15-SFFPMI Model No. PE2-28-218-5R0-12-15-SFF is a 2.0 to 18.0 GHz, low noise amplifier that provides 24 dB min of gain.  The noise figure is 4.5 dB max and offers an OP1 dB of 14 dBm min.  The operating voltage is +15 VDC and the current draw is 200 mA max.  The unit is supplied with removable SMA(F) connectors in our standard PE2 housing.


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GMDA-D1003 Detector Log Video Amplifier

GMDA-D1003PMI Model No. GMDA-D1003 is a detector log video amplifier (DLVA) that operates between the 7.0 to 18.0 GHz frequency range.  It has a dynamic range of 75 dB, a log slope of 25 mV/dB and a nominal video bandwidth of 12 MHz. Furthermore, it has been designed using cutting edge GaAs technology which provides stunning performance and reliability in a compact package.


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SWN-1170-4DT-SP Absorptive Switch

SWN-1170-4DT-SPPMI Model No SWN-1170-4DT-SP is a single pole, four throw, absorptive switch designed to operate over the 0.5 to 18.0 GHz frequency range.  This model is designed to maintain low insertion loss, high isolation and fast switching speed.  It is supplied with removable 2.92 mm (F) connectors in a radial housing that measures 1.25" dia x 0.7" thick.


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SWN-2181-TRA Pin Diode Transfer Switch

SWN-2181-TRAPMI Model No. SWN-2181-TRA is a pin diode transfer switch that operates over a frequency range of 0.5 to 18.0 GHz.  It has 60 dB min of isolation,, max insertion loss of 3.5 dB and a max input power of +10 dBm CW.  This model incorporates a TTL compatible driver for easy system integration and is supplied with removable 2.92 mm (F) connectors in a housing that measures 1.0" x 1.0" x 0.25".


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LM -2G18G-2D8-33DBM-12V Active Limiter

LM-2G18G-2D8-33DBM-12VPMI Model No. LM-2G18G-2D8-33DBM-12V is an active limiter that operates over a frequency range of 2.0 to 18.0GHz with max input power of +33 dBm CW and a maximum leakage power of +2.8 dBm. The VSWR is 2.0:1 max the operating voltage is +12 VDC with a current draw of 180 mA max.. The unit is supplied with removable SMA(F) connectors in our standard PE2 housing.


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P2T-8G12G-90-T-SFF Solid State Switch

P2T-8G12G-90-T-SFFPMI Model No. P2T-8G12G-90-T-SFF is a single pole, two throw terminated solid state switch. This model operates over the frequency range of 8.0 to 12.0 GHz and has a typical insertion loss of 2.4 dB, isolation of 75 dB minimum and a typical switching speed of 15 nsec. This unit is capable of operating with RF input power levels up to 20 dBm CW.


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P2T-9D25G-80-R-SFF-3W Pin Diode Switch

P2T-9D25G-80-R-SFF-3WPMI Model No. P2T-9D25G-80-R-SFF-3W is a single pole, two throw, reflective pin diode switch that operates over a single frequency range of 9.25 +/- 30 MHz.  This model has a maximum insertion loss of 34 dBm CW and a minimum isolation specification of 80 dB. It operates at 34 dBm CW max, or +33 dBm, 2 microsecond pulse width (PW) and 8KHz (operating).


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LM-500M8G-2-33DBM-12V Active Limiter

LM-500M8G-2-33DBM-12VPMI Model No. LM-500M8G-2-33DBM-12Vis an active limiter that operates over a frequency range of 0.5 to 8.0 GHz with a maximum input power of +33 dBm CW and a maximum leakage power of +2.3 dBm.  The VSWR is 2.0:1 and the operating voltage is +12 VDC with a typical current draw of 180 mA.  The unit is supplied with removable SMA(F) connectors in our standard PE2 housing.


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LM-8G18G-7-33DBM-12V Active Limiter

LM-8G18G-7-33DBM-12VPMI Model No. LM-8G18G-7-33DBM-12V is an active limiter that operates over a frequency range of 8.0 to 18.0 GHz with a maximum input power of +33 dBm CW and a maximum leakage power of +7.1 dBm.  The VSWR is 2.0:1 and the operating voltage is +12 VDC with a maximum current draw of 100 mA. The unit is supplied with removable SMA(F) connectors in our standard PE2 housing.


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Front End Amplifier: PEC-14-127-8-12-SFF Rev B

PEC-14-127-8-12-SFF Rev BPMI Model No. PEC-14-127-8-12-SFF Rev B is a wide band front end amplifier that operates over the frequency range of 1.0 to 26.5 GHz.  This model provides gain of 13 to 17 dBm and has a maximum gain flatness of +/-1.5 dB.  The maximum noise figure is 5.5 dB from 1.0 to 20.0 GHZ and 6.0 dB from 20.0 to 26.5 GHz. The housing measures 0.83" x 0.75" x 0.36" and is supplied with removable SMA connectors.


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Limiting Amplifier: PEC2-8G18G-21DBM-LM-SFF

PEC2-8G18G-21DBM-LM-SFFPMI Model No. PEC2-8G18G-21DBM-LM-SFF is an 8.0 to 18.0 GHz limiting amplifier that provides an nominal output power level of +20.0 dBm for an input power range of -50 to +10 dBm CW.  This model has output power level versus frequency range compensation such that the limited output power has a flat frequency response. The unit is supplied in a small housing measuring only 2.98" x 0.78" x 0.36".


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Low Noise Amplifier: PE2157R52015SFF Rev. D

PE2157R52015SFF Rev  DPMI Model No. PE2157R52015SFF Rev. D is a 7.5 to 20.25 GHz, low noise amplifier that provides a small gain window of 14.5 to 17.5 with a typical gain flatness of +/-1.5 dB.  The noise figure is 6.0 dB max and offers an OP1 dB of 18.0 dBm min.  The operating voltage is +15 VDC and the current draw is 300 mA max.  This unit is supplied with removable SMA(F) connectors in our standard PE2 housing.


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HADA-D2002 Detector Log Video Amplifier

HADA-D2002PMI Model No. HADA-D2002 is a Detector Log Video Amplifier (DLVA) that operates between the frequency range of 2.0 to 18.0 GHz.  It has a dynamic range of 40 dB with a log slope of 50 mV/dB and a nominal video bandwidth of 12 MHz.  This unit has been designed with cutting edge technology which provides stunning performance and high reliability in a compact package.


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SDLVA-0R81R6-75-CD-3 Successive Detection Log Video Amplifier

LogoPMI Model No. SDLVA-0R81R6-75-CD-3 is a successive detection log video amplifier (SDLVA) that operates between the 850 to 1550 MHz frequency range.  It has a dynamic range of 75 dB, a log slope of 40 mV/dB and a nominal video bandwidth of 20 MHz.  It has been designed using cutting edge GaAs technology which provides stunning performance and reliability in a compact package.


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Vector Modulator: PIQ-85M18G-360/20-CD-2

PIQ-85M18G-36020-CD-2

PMI model number PIQ-85M18G-360/20-CD-2 is a vector modulator covering the frequency range of 85 MHz to 18 GHz. This unit provides an attenuator resolution of 0.08 dB and a phase shift resolution of 0.703125. The attenuation is phase invariant and the phase is amplitude invariant making it ideal for nulling unwanted signals. The unit can be specifically calibrated for any number of 100 MHz bands within the frequency range.


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Low Noise Amplifier: PE2-60-2G8G-2R5-20-12-SFF

PE2-60-2G8G-2R5-20-12-SFFPMI Model Number PE2-60-2G8G-2R5-20-12-SFF is a 2.0 to 8.0 GHz low noise amplifier which produces 60 dB of gain with a maximum noise figure of 2.5 dB.  The OP1dB is >20 dBm and the VSWR is 2.0:1 maximum. This amplifier operates on a DC voltage supply of +12 to +15 volts and the current draw is 475 mA maximum.  The housing measures 2.98” x 0.78” x 0.26” and is supplied with SMA female connectors.


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Limiting Amplifier: PEC3-40-1D6G2D7G-15LM-SFF

PEC3-40-1D6G2D7G-15LM-SFFPMI Model No. PEC3-40-1D6G2D7G-15LM-SFF is a limiting amplifier that operates over the frequency range of 1.6 to 2.7 GHz and offers a limited output of 15 dBm  ± 2 dBm.  The saturated power frequency flatness is ±1.5 dB maximum with a gain of 35 dB minimum and a typical noise figure of 4.5 dB.  The 2nd harmonic rejection is 24 dBc typically with an OIP3 of +18 dBm typical.


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Digitally Programmable Attenuator: PDVAN-8018-60-8-OPT25DBM

PDVAN-8018-60-OPT25DBMPMI Model No. PDVAN-8018-60-8-OPT25DBM is an 8-Bit digitally programmable attenuator that operates over the frequency range of 8.0 to 18.0 GHz.  This model offers low loss of 3.6 dB typically and an attenuation range of 60 dB. This model was designed to handle input power levels up to +25 dBm CW under operating conditions and signal levels up to +30 dBm CW without damage. 


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High Power, Switch Box Assembly: PSD-2G6G-CD-1

PSD-2G6G-CD-1PMI Model No. PSD-2G6G-CD-1 is high power, switch box assembly that provides protection to front-end receivers when in the presence of high power signals.  This is accomplished by sensing the input signal level and then switching the input signal into 50 ohms terminations when a set threshold level is exceeded.  This assembly operates from 2.0 to 6.0 GHz and can handle input power levels up to 10 W CW.


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Digitally Controlled Phase Shifter: PS-360-3237-8-292FF

PS-360-3237-8-292FF

PMI Model No. PS-360-3237-8-292FF is a high speed, millimeter wave, 8-bit digitally controlled, phase shifter that operates over the frequency range of 32.0 to 37.0 GHz.  This phase shifter offers a low insertion loss of 13 dB typically and maintains a VSWR of 1.8:1.  The total phase shift range is 358.593° having a step size of 1.406° and switches between states in less than 500 ns.


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HP Switch Box Assembly PSD-6G16G-CD-1

PSD-6G16G-CD-1PMI Model No. PSD-6G16G-CD-1 is high power, switch box assembly that provides protection to front-end receivers when in the presence of high power signals.  This is accomplished by sensing the input signal level and then switching the input signal into 50 ohms terminations when a set threshold level is exceeded.  This assembly operates from 6.0 to 18.0 GHz and can handle input power levels up to 10 W CW.


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Low Noise Amplifier: PE2-25-218-20-12-SFF

PE2-25-218-20-12-SFFPMI Model No. PE2-25-218-20-12-SFF is a 2.0 to 18.0 GHz low noise amplifier that provides greater than 25 dB of gain while maintaining a maximum gain flatness of ±1.5 dB maximum over the operating frequency.  The noise figure is 4.5 dB typical and offers an OP1dB of +20 dBm minimum.  The operating voltage is +12 to 15 VDC and the current draw is 300 mA maximum.


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Low Noise Amplifier: PEC3-40-30M26R5G-6R0-12-12-SFF

PEC3-40-30M26R5G-6R0-12-12-SFFPMI Model No. PEC3-40-30M26R5G-6R0-12-12-SFF is a 30 MHz to 26.5 GHz low noise amplifier that provides greater than 35 dB of gain while maintaining a maximum gain flatness of ±3.5dB maximum over the operating frequency.  The noise figure is 6.0 dB typical and offers an OP1dB of +12 dBm minimum.  The operating voltage is +12 to 15 VDC and the current draw is 700 mA maximum.


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Bi-Phase Modulator: PS-180-4R15R3-SFF

PS-180-4R15R3-SFFPMI Model PS-180-4R15R3-SFF is a 0 /180 degrees, bi-phase modulator designed to operate over the 4.1 to 5.3 GHz frequency range.  This model can handle RF input signal levels up to +30 dBm without damage; has an insertion loss of 3.0 dB maximum and a maximum VSWR of 1.7:1.  A TTL control will switch between 0 degrees and 180 degrees phase states in less than 100 nsec.  The required supply voltages are ±5 VDC.


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Successive Detection Log Video Amplifiers

SDLVA-315M362M-65-CD-1PMI model SDLVA-315M362M successive detection log video amplifiers (SDLVA) offers 65 dB dynamic range over the frequency range of 315 to 362 MHz.  This model offers a fast rise time of 35 nsec maximum and a recovery time of less than 500 nsec.  The unit is temperature compensated such that log accuracy over temperature remains less than +/-2.5 dB over the full operating temperature range of -33° to +77° C.


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Log Video Amplifier: SDLVA-250M6G-CD-1

250m6g-cd-1PMI model SDLVA-250M6G-CD-1 successive detection log video amplifiers (SDLVA) offers 70 dB dynamic range over the frequency range of 0.25 to 6.0 GHz.  This model offers an ultra-fast rise time of 10nsec maximum and a recovery time of less than 60 nsec. The unit is temperature compensated such that log linearity over temperature remains less than +/-2.5 dB over the full operating temperature range of -40 to +70 C.


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Low Noise Amplifier: PEC3-33-218-20-15-SFF-HS-E

PEC3-33-218-20-15-SFF-HS-EPMI Model No. PEC3-33-218-20-15-SFF-HS-E is a 2.0 to 18.0 GHz low noise amplifier that provides greater than 33 dB of gain while maintaining a maximum gain flatness of ±2.0 dB maximum over the operating frequency.  The noise figure is 4 dB typical and offers an OP1 dB of +20 dBm minimum and an OIP3 of +30 dBm typical.  The operating voltage is +15 VDC and the current draw is typically 350 mA.


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Solid-State Switch: P1T-26D532D5-90-1212-292FF

P1T-26D532D5-90-1212-292FFPMI Model No. P1T-26D532D5-90-1212-292FF is an absorptive, single pole, single throw, solid-state switch that operates over the frequency range of 26.5 to 32.5 GHz. This model provides a minimum isolation of 90 dB and maintains low insertion loss of 5.0 dB maximum. The VSWR is 2.0:1 maximum into 50 ohms impedance and offers switching speeds of 25 nsec maximum and 15 nsec typical.


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Integrated, Dielectric Resonator Module: PIA-10G-CD-1

PIA10GCD1PMI Model No. PIA-10G-CD-1 is a 10 GHz integrated, dielectric resonator (DRO) module with three outputs, each having a 0 to 360 degree analog controlled, variable phase shifter and 0 to 10 dB analog controlled, variable output control capability on each of the outputs.  This model provides a low harmonic output of -50 dBc typical and an output power level of +19 dBm typical.  


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Bandpass Filter: BPF1370-50-CD-TNCMF

BPF1370-50-CD-TNCMF

PMI Model BPF1370-50-CD-TNCMF is a band pass filter with a center frequency of 1370 MHz and a 1dB bandwidth of 50 MHz. This filter provides an ultimate stop-band rejection of 60 dBc and is rated to handle an input signal level of 6 W, 10% duty factor. This model offers low loss of less than 3 dB and is supplied in a package measuring 2.6" x 1.0" x 0.75".


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SP2T Switch: P2T-14D415D4-15-SMT-20W

P2T-SMT-20WPMI Model No. P2T-14D415D4-15-SMT-20W is a driverless high-power SP2T switch in a compact package designed for surface mount applications. This switch operates from 14.4 to 15.4 GHz and has an insertion loss of 1.2 dB maximum at +25° C.


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Band Reject Notch Filter

BRF17D6G-20M-CD-1PMI Model BRF17D6G-20M-CD-1 is a band reject "notch" filter having a pass band of DC to 17.47GHz and 17.77 to 20 GHz and over 40 dB of rejection at 17.59 to 17.61 GHz. Insertion loss in the pass band is less than 5 dB and VSWR is better than 2.0:1. This filter is supplied with SMA female connectors and the size is 1.5" x 0.5" x 0.68".


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Quadrature Hybrid

QC-052-YR3The model QC-052-YR3 is a 3 dB quadrature hybrid that when a signal is applied to any port the hybrid will split that signal equally between the ports on the side away from the input with the port adjacent to and on the same side as the input port remaining isolated.


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1.3 TO 1.7 Ghz ADJUSTABLE THRESHOLD DETECTOR LOG AMPLIFIER

PLANAR MONOLITHICS INDUSTRIES, INC. has developed the PMI Model No: TA-SDLVA-0120-70 OPTION 105F ADJUSTABLE THRESHOLD DETECTOR LOG AMPLIFIER that operate from 1.3 to 1.7 Ghz (other frequencies are available), and are designed using cutting edge GaAs technology which provides stunning performance and reliability in a compact package.
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8 GHz TO 11 GHz 10 dB Directional Coupler

RFOC-811-QRC-DC-10Planar Monolithics Industries Inc. is pleased to announce the development of it’s new 8 to 11GHz 10 dB directional coupler with field replaceable SMA connectors, model number: RFOC-811-QRC-dc-10. By using the technology of microstrip line to strip line transitions, all the feed thrust of input and output ports can be soldered directly to the mechanical housing to have better mechanical support.


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8-BIT DIGITAL CONTROLLED PHASE SHIFTER

PlanarPS360sPMI Model Number PS-360-DC-3, Option 618 is a 6 to 18 GHz, 0 to 360˚, 8 Bit Digitally Controlled Phase Shifter with a Switching Speed of less than 50 nS, Rise and Fall time of less than 20 nS. Insertion Loss of 10 dB typical, 12 dB maximum, VSWR of 2.0:1 and with a Phase Accuracy of ±12˚ p-p maximum from 8 to 18 GHz and ±15˚ p-p maximum from 6 to 18 GHz.


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P4T-500M40G-60-T-55-292FF

SP4T_100PMI would like to announce its newest solid-state switch that offers a level of performance exceeding industry standards. PMI Model No. P4T-500M40G-60-T-55-292FF is an absorptive, solid-state switch that covers the 500 MHz to 40 GHz frequency range. This model offers extremely low insertion loss, very high isolation and a typical switching speed of 27 nsec.


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SDLVA-6G18G-CD-1 SDLV Amplifiers

SDLVA-6G18GModel SDLVA-6G18G-CD-1 Successive Detection Log Video Amplifiers (SDLVA) offers 75 dB Dynamic Range over the frequency range of 6.0 to 18.0GHz. This model offers an ultra-fast rise time of 10nsec maximum and a recovery time of less than 60nsec. The unit is temperature compensated such that log linearity over temperature remains less than +/-2.5dB.


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LM-35D5G-14-20W-292FF High Power Limiter

65-100Model LM-35D5G-14-20W-292FF is a high power limiter capable of withstanding an input power level of 20 W, 440 to 670 nsec Pulse Width, PRF 600 to 900kHz, 40% Duty Cycle. This model operates in the 35 to 36GHz frequency range, but can be used over the 24.5 to 38GHz frequency range with degraded performance. The insertion loss is 3.0 dB maximum, VSWR of 2.0:1 and 250 nsec response time packaged in a small 0.50 X 0.50 X 0.22 housing.


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