PMI 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".


Frequency Range

2.0 to 18.0GHz

Input Power

-55 to +10dBm CW typ

Saturated Output Power

+21dBm to 25dBm nominal

Output Power Variation

±2.0dB max. over operating temperature range


4dBm below Psat typ

2nd Harmonic Rejection

-8dBc @ Psat

3rd Harmonic Rejection

-9dBc @ Psat

3rd Order Intercept Point

35dBm - Design Goal

VSWR Input/Output

2.0:1 max

Maximum RF Input Power

+17dBm CW

DC Voltage Supply


DC Current Draw

700mA max



Operating Temperature

-20ºC to +70ºC


Gold Plated

*Including reverse polarity and over voltage protection up to ±25VDC

Environmental Ratings:


 -20ºC to +70ºC Operating

 -55ºC to +100ºC Non-Operating


 MIL-STD-202F, Method 103B Cond. B


 MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B Cond. B


 MIL-STD-202F, Method 105C Cond. B

 Temperature Cycle:

 MIL-STD-202F, Method 107D Cond. A


 Designed to meet MIL-STD-416E