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


ISO -9001:2015

In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978


AMC Model Number MSN-0518-6DR-05 is a Reflective, SP6T Pin
Diode Switch.
Designed for 0.5-18 GHz Frequency Range, with High Isolation
and High Speed.


 Frequency Range

0.5-18 GHz

 Insertion Loss

3.5 dB Maximum
0.82 dB Typical @ 2 GHz
1.40 dB Typical @ 8 GHz
2.60 dB TYpical @ 18 GHz


≥70 dB Minimum
≥85 dB Typical @ 2 GHz
≥80 dB Typical @ 8 GHz
≥75 dB Typical @ 18 GHz




Rise: 15 nS Maximum, 10 nS Typical
Fall: 15 nS Maximum, 10 nS Typical
On: 100 nS Maximum, 75 nS Typical
Off: 100 nS Maximum, 75 nS Typical


TTL Compatible

 Video Transients

≤3.0 V Peak to Peak, 300 MHz Bandwidth
≤1.4 V Peak to Peak, 20 MHz Bandwidth

 RF Input Power

+20 dBm Operating, 1 Watt Survival

 DC Power Supply

+5 VDC @ +300 mA Maximum
-5 VDC @ -100 mA Maximum


3.0″ x 1.5″ x 0.4″


≤3.5 Ounces

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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