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Planar Monolithics Intros 400 MHz to 6.0 GHz, Analog,
Solid-State Variable Attenuator

March 13, 2012 Press Release

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New Product Announcement

400 MHz to 6.0 GHz, Analog, Solid-State Variable Attenuator

PMI Model No. PVVAN-0R4G6G-40-MP-1

PMI Model No. PVVAN-0R4G6G-40-MP-1 Attenuator

PMI Model Number PVVAN-0R4G6G-40-MP-1 is a non-reflective, linearized, voltage controlled pin diode attenuator.  This model operates over the 400MHz to 6.0GHz frequency range and provides up to 40dB of attenuation range from 0 to +10VDC control voltage.  Typical insertion loss is 2.8dB with a typical speed of 1usec.  Operating power levels are up to +23dBm CW which is the typical input P1dB.  This attenuator is supplied in a small housing measuring only 2.0"L x 1.81"W x 0.88"H.
Click the links below for additional information and test data: Specifications:

PMI Model Number PVVAN-0R4G6G-40-MP-1 Specifications

Product Selection Guide (Searchable Database of "Catalog" items)

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This file contains a complete listing of all PMI standard products including Amplifiers, Filters, Switch Filter Banks, Switch Products, Limiters, Phase Shifters, SDLVA's, Threshold Detectors, Couplers, Power Dividers, and many others. The search by product type & specification feature allows quick location of the device you need. Direct web links are included which allow easy web site viewing which contains specification listings, data, and test reports.

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DC to 40GHz Components, Modules, and System

PMI offers just about any RF/Microwave component, module, or system for both commercial and military based requirements.  Please click on the product types below to be directed to our web site catalog.  Components and modules can be modified to meet your exact requirement.

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         AMP                         Threshold Detectors                         SFB

  Low Noise Amplifiers                 Threshold Detectors            Filters & Switch Filter Banks 

  Frequency Discriminator                  IQ Modulator                   In-Line Filters

  Frequency Discriminators                 I/Q Vector Modulators                    Limiters 

           SwitchAssembly                    Phase Shifters             PD 2-WAY
Multifunction Integrated Assemblies            Phase Shifters              Power Dividers/Combiners

  Quad Hybrid                 SDLVA CONNECTORIZED               RFDU

Quadrature Couplers                            SDLVA's                                Switch Matrices 

 1U chassis                 p3t            Switched Amp SP5T 

Rack Mount & Chassis Products     Solid-State Switch Products         Switchable LNA's 

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         OEM & Obsolete Parts Support                   In-Stock items that ship the same day!! 

"NEW" Products offered by PMI:  High Quality - Custom Tailored Solutions  
  • Voltage Controlled Oscillators (VCO's) 
  • Frequency Sources (Synthesizers & Phase Locked Loops)
  • Solid State RF Attenuators
  • Frequency Multipliers 
  • 90 and 180 Degree Hybrids
  • Single Side-Band Modulators and Image Rejection Mixers
  • Down Converter Modules
  • Test Loop Translators
  • Phase Detectors
  • Phase Comparators  
  • Clock Generators
  • Couplers
  • Many Others - Click here for additional information.

Posted  3/17/2012