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


ISO -9001:2015

In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978


AMC Model Number G-DVAN-1020-60-8 is a 1-2 GHz, High Speed,
60 dB, Variable Pin Diode Attenuator with 150 nS Switching


 Frequency Range

1-2 GHz

 Insertion Loss

2.0 dB




@ 10 dB: ±0.45 dB
@ 20 dB: ±0.8 dB
@ 40 dB: ±1.5 dB
@ 60 dB: ±1.6 dB

 Deviation from Linearity

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



 Switching Speed

500 nS Maximum Switching Speed

 Temperature Coefficient

±0.025 dB/°C

 RF Power Ratings

+20 dBm  Operating, +30 dBm Survival


8 Bit Standard Positive True Binary
(10 Bit, 11 Bit, 12 Bit Also Available)

 DC Power Supply

±12 VDC or ±15 VDC @ +150 mA, -75 mA Maximum


RF: Removable SMA Female
Control: 15 Pin Multipin Connector


2.0″ x 2.6″ x 0.5″


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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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