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.



PMI Model No: RSM-618-65 is a Receiver Front-End IFM Subsystem with 6.0 to 18.0 GHz
DC-Coupled Log Video Amplifier Outputs and Three DC-Coupled Frequency Discriminator Video Outputs (6.0 to 10.0 GHz, 10.0 to 14.0 GHz, and 14.0 to 18.0 GHz).


  Frequency 6.0 GHz to 18.0 GHz
  Frequency Flatness 2.5 dB Maximum, 1.75 dB Typical
  Dynamic Range -65 dBm to 0 dBm
  Log Linearity 2.5 dB Maximum
  VSWR Input 3.0:1 Maximum @ -20 dBm, 2.5:1 Typical
  Tangential Sensitivity -68 dBm Minimum
  Log Video Output Rise Time 25 nS Maximum
  Log Video Output Slope 50 mV/dB (10% Maximum)
  Power Plus +15 VDC @ <950 mA (850 mA Typical)
  Power Minus -15 VDC @ <450 mA (275 mA Typical)
  RF Input Power +15 dBm
  Frequency Discriminator Video Outputs 3 Outputs: 6-10 GHz, 10-14 GHz, 14-18 GHz
  Frequency Discriminator Accuracy 300 MHz Maximum, 200 MHz Typical
  Frequency Discriminator Slope 50 mV/GHz (10% Maximum)
  Pulse Width 100 nS Minimum (-65 dBm to 0 dBm)
  Size 5.50"(L) x 6.00"(W) x 1.50"(H)


Available Options:

Please contact the factory for additional options.


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 RSM-618-65


Product Feature (Obsolete):

Product Feature on RSM-618-65


Product Feature (Revised 12/05/05):

Product Feature on RSM-618-65


Test Report:

Test Data on 6.0 to 18.0 GHz Receiver Front-End IFM Subsystem, 100nS Minimum pulse width handling.


Further Information:

Click here to view our short form page on our Receiver Front-Ends, IFM Subsystems