Available from Planar Monolithics Industries, Inc.
PMI Model No. DLVA-6G18G-50-HERM is a DLVA (Detection Logarithmic Video Amplifier) designed to operate over the frequency range of 6.0 to 18.0GHz. This DLVA has a minimum TSS of -72dB and provides a logging range of -70 to 0dBm. The log slope is 25mV/dB with a log accuracy of ±4dB maximum. The pulse range is 100nsec to CW and this DLVA's rise time is 50nsec maximum and a fall time of 70nsec maximum. The recovery time is less than 70nsec with a delay of less than 15nsec. This model is supplied in a housing measuring 3.20" x 2.05" x 0.40" and is designed to be hermetically sealed.