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

Tel: 301-631-1579 Fax: 301-662-2029
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 NUMBER: SDLVA-2020-70 Option 118

The SDLVA-2020 Series of Truly DC-Coupled Successive Detection Log Video Amplifiers (SDLVA's) are Available in Extended 70/75 dB Dynamic Range Over the Range of 1-18 GHz Bandwidth with True DC Coupling.  Units employ Planar Diode Detectors and Integrated Video Circuitry for High Speed Performance and Outstanding Reliability.  The DLVA's are of Superior Construction Using State-of-the Art MIC/MMIC Technology.  The Size is 3.0" x 3.5" x 0.5".


  Frequency Range 1 to 18 GHz
  Frequency Flatness 2.5 dB
  TSS -64 dBm Minimum
  VSWR 3.0:1 (@ -20 dBm)
  Logging Range -60 dBm to 0 dBm
  Log Linearity 1.75 dB Maximum (-60 dBm to 0 dBm)
  Log Slope 20 mV/dB (10% Tolerance)
  Log Temperature Stability 1.75 dB (0C to 60C)
  Rise Time (10% to 90% Points) 30 nS Maximum
  Recovery Time 250 nS Maximum, 150 nS Typical
(-60 to 0 dBm)
  Output Power +10 dBm 2.5 dB
  Output Video Load 100 Ohms 10% or as Desired
  DC Power (No Load) +V: 15V @ 600 mA Maximum
-V: 15V @ 200 mA Maximum
  Size 3.00" x 3.50" x 0.50"


Available Options:

  A01 Any Frequency Value  in the 0.2 to 20 GHz Range
  A02 1.5 dB Frequency Flatness at any Frequency in the 0.2 to 20 GHz Range
  A03 Faster Rise/Recovery Times
  A04 Alternate Log Slopes
  A05 High Power RF CW/Peak Protection
  A06 Extended Logging Range
  A07 Other Video Loads
  A08 Other RF Bandwidths


Environmental Ratings:


Our standard environmental ratings are as follows, for specific requirements please contact us...
 Temperature:  -54 C to +85 C Operating
 -65 C to +100 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:

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Product Feature:

Product Feature on SDLVA-2020-70 Option 118