American Microwave Corporation
7309-A Grove Road
Frederick, MD 21704


ISO -9001:2015

In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978


AMC Model Number AGH-8018DD-UF is a 8-18 GHz, 8-Bit Digitally
Ultra-High Speed Absorptive Attenuator with Low Current Draw,
60 dB Dynamic


 Frequency Range

8-18 GHz

 Insertion Loss

3.5 dB Maximum

 Attenuation Range

60 dB

 Attenuation Accuracy

0-30 dB: ±0.5 dB Maximum
30-50 dB: ±1.0 dB Maximum
50-60 dB: ±1.5 dB Maximum

 Frequency Flatness

0-10 dB: ±0.7 dB Maximum
10-20 dB: ±1.0 dB Maximum
20-40 dB: ±1.5 dB Maximum
40-60 dB: ±1.6 dB Maximum


2.0:1 Maximum

 Switching Speed

500 nS Maximum (<200 nS Typical)

 Temperature Coefficient

±0.025 dB/°C Maximum

 RF Power Ratings

+20 dBm Operating, +30 dBm Survival


8-Bit Positive True Binary

 DC Power Supply

±12 VDC or ±15 VDC @ +100 mA, -20 mA Maximum


SMA Female for RF
15 Pin Multipin for Power and Control


3.00″ x 2.00″ x 0.80″


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Environmental Ratings:

Our standard
environmental ratings are as follows, for specific
requirements please contact us…

 -55 ºC to +85
ºC Operating
ºC to +125 ºC 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:
Method 107D Cond. A


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