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


ISO -9001:2015

In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978


AMC Model Number DLA-218-SK45 is a compact DLVA offering a
true 45 dB
Dynamic Range over the full 2-18 GHz Bandwidth with DC
Coupling.  These units
use Planar Diode Detectors and Monolithic Circuitry for High
Speed Performance and
Outstanding Reliability.


 Frequency Range

2-18 GHz

 Frequency Flatness

±1.5 dB

 Dynamic Range

45 dB

 Input VSWR

3.0:1 Typical


-40 dBm

 Logging Range

-40 to +5 dBm

 Logging Slope

50 ± 10%mv/dB

 Log Linearity

±1 dB

 Temperature Stability

±1 dB

 Pulse Width Range

50 nS to CW

 Rise Time at -20 dBm

20 nS Typical

 Recovery Time

150 nS Typical

 DC Power

+12 VDC @ 120 mA Maximum
-12 VDC @ 80 mA Maximum


1.97″ x 2.52″ x 0.40″


Available Options:
Other options available please
contact factory.

Environmental Ratings:

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

 -54 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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