Planar Monolithics Industries, Inc.
7311-F Grove Road Frederick, MD 21704 USA

Tel: 301-662-5019, Fax: 301-662-1731
ISO 9001:2000 Certified



Planar Monolithics Industries, Inc. is very proud to announce that effective December 17, 2003 PMI has become ISO 9001:2000 Certified for the following scope of registration: Research, Development, Custom Design and Manufacture of RF/ Microwave Components, Super Components and Subsystems, in the DC to 40 GHz Frequency Range.  Please click here to see PMI's ISO Certificate.



High Speed Buffer Amplifier which offers excellent signal fidelity in a 50 ohm system.  The -3 dB Bandwidth is DC to 120 MHz with linear phase/amplitude characteristics.  Slew rate limiting occurs at 2000 V/uS with a settling time of under 15 nS to 0.2% and a maximum of 15% for 0 to 2 volt steps.  Input and output connectors are SMA Female with a VSWR of 1.5:1.  The maximum and operating temperature range is -54 to +85 degrees Celsius.  Unit operates from +/-9V to +/-18V @ 25 mA.


  Gain 1.00 +/-2.5% (DC)
  Propagation Delay from 50% Logic Output on
  Leading Edge for an Input of -20 dBm
3 nS Maximum
  Propagation Delay from 50% Logic Input on
   Leading Edge when Input is +10 dBm
3 nS Maximum
  VSWR Input 1.5:1 Maximum
  Impedance 50 ohms
  Video Bandwidth 120 MHz
  Slew Rate 2000 v/uS Minimum
  Overshoot 15% Maximum
  Log Video Output Rise Time 3 nS
  Log Video Output DC Offset +/- 25 mV Maximum
  Power Plus +9V to +18V @ 25 mA Maximum
  Power Minus -9V to -18V @ 25 mA Maximum
  Size Style 1: 1.0" x 1.0" x 0.4"   Style 2: 3.0" x 2.0" x 1.0"



Available Options:

  A01 Gain to 3X
  A02 Matching to Alternate Lards Input/Output


Environmental Ratings:


Our standard environmental ratings are as follows, for specific requirements please contact us...
 Temperature:  -55 C to +85 C Operating
 -65 C to +125 C 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



Outline Drawing:

Click here to see an outline drawing of PVA-100


Product Feature:

Product Feature on PVA-100