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


ISO -9001:2015

In Pursuit of Excellence
Through Engineering since 1978


AMC Model SW-2183-1AT-210 is an
Absorptive Broad Band SPST Switch Module With
Integral Driver and Balanced ECL Control Capability For High
Speed Applications


 Frequency Range

0.3 – 18 GHz Minimum

 Insertion Loss

3.5 dB Maximum


  0.3 –   1.0 GHz: 70 dB Minimum
  1.0 – 12.4 GHz: 80 dB Minimum
12.4 – 18.0 GHz: 70 dB Minimum

 VSWR (On/Off)

2:1 Maximum

 Switching Time

Rise (10% RF  To 90% RF): 10 nS Maximum
Fall  (90% RF  To 10% RF): 10 nS Maximum
On  (50% CTL To 90% RF): 35 nS Maximum
Off  (50% CTL To 10% RF): 20 nS Maximum


Balanced ECL Pairs (-C,  +C),
(100 Ohm Input Impedance).

 RF Power Ratings

Operating: +27 dBm CW, Maximum
Survival: +30 dBm CW, Or 10 W (1 uS, PW)

 Power Supply

+5 VDC +/-5% @ 90 mA Maximum
– 5 VDC +/-5% @ 75 mA Maximum


RF Input/Output: SMA Female
Power: Solder Pin
Control: Solder Pin


1.00″ X 1.00″ X 0.53″


Available Options:


Inverse Logic


Input/Output Video Filter
(0.5 dB Excess Loss, 2-18 GHz)


+12 To +15 Volts Supply


J1 SMA Male, J2 SMA Female


J1, J2 SMA Male


85 dB Isolation
(2-18 GHz, 0.3 dB Excess Loss)


-12 To -15 Volts Supply


Extended Frequency To 10 MHz

Environmental Ratings:

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

 -55 ºC to +95
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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