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 SDLVAC-0120-80 is a Miniature Successive Detection Log Video Amplifier (SDLVA) that Operates Over the 300 MHz to 2.0 GHz Frequency Range.  This SDLVA Offers 80 dB High Dynamic Range.


  Input Frequency 0.3 to 2.0 GHz
  Dynamic Range 80 dB
  VSWR 2:1
  Log Video Output-Slope Fixed Between 10 and 50 mV/dB
  Log Slope With Frequency 0.5 dB Over 100 MHz Subband
  Log Slope Variation with Temperature 1 dB Over Operating Temperature
  Instantaneous Log Slope 25% Within Dynamic Range
  Video Output Impedance 100Ω
  Video Bandwidth 20 MHz Minimum
  Input Level -75 dBm to +5 dBm
  Operating Temperature -40C to 85C
  Log Error (Linearity) 1 dB From Best Fit Line Over Dynamic Range
  Supply - 5V @ 135 mA Maximum
+5V @ 80 mA Maximum
  Noise Figure ≤8 dB
  Limited IF Output -20 dBm Minimum for Input Levels ≥-60 dBm, 50 Ohms
  Size 0.500" x 0.400" x 0.090"


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:  -40 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:

Click here to see an outline drawing of SDLVAC-0120-80


Product Feature:

Product Feature on SDLVAC-0120-80


Press Release:

Press Release on SDLVAC-0120-80


Acceptance Test Procedure (ATP):

Acceptance Test Procedure (ATP) on Standard SDLVA Chip