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


ISO -9001:2015

In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978

SAB-2DR-30 Option 0518

AMC Model SAB-2DR-30 Options 0518 is a
0.5 to 18 GHz High Speed, Reflective,

Solid State Switched Bit 30 dB Step Attenuator that is TTL
Logic Compatible and

Surface Mountable.


Frequency Range
0.5 – 18 GHz (10 MHz to 18 GHz Optional)

Insertion Loss (Logic f0)
3.0 dB Maximum, 2.8 dB Typical

Step Attenuation (Logic f1)
30 dB ±1.5 dB

2.0:1 Maximum

Switching Speed
“Rise”: 10 nS Maximum,   5 nS Typical

“Fall” : 10 nS Maximum,   5 nS Typical

“On”  : 50 nS Maximum, 40 nS Typical

“Off”  : 50 nS Maximum, 40 nS Typical

Single Control (Independent Control Available)

Video Transients
≤3.0 V Peak to Peak, 300 MHz Bandwidth

≤300 mV Peak to Peak, 20 MHz Bandwidth

RF Input Power
+20 dBm Operating, 1 Watt Survival

(Other Power Levels Available)

DC Power Supply
+ 5 vdc @ +100 mA Maximum

-12 vdc @ –   60 mA Maximum

1.30″ X 0.70″ X 0.4″

≤0.75 oz.

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

Outline Drawing:

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SAB-2DR-30 Option 0518

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SAB-2DR-30 Option 0518

Test Report:
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SAB-2DR-30 Option