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Limiters

At MACOM we offer a complete line of RF and microwave limiters, LNA/limiters and limiting amplifiers up to 18 GHz. These products use the latest thin-film hybrid manufacturing techniques to obtain the highest levels of performance, repeatability, reliability and cost-effectiveness. Using the latest technology available in the industry for silicon and GaAs FET MMICs, these products are ideal for multi-market and aerospace and defense applications.

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2002/01/04 2690-1003 Buy Coaxial Limiters
1000 2000 35 1000 100 1000 0.9 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
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Broadband Frequency Ranges

Reduced VSWR

Small Size

Feedback Leveling

Environmentally Sealed

2001/11/05 2690-1007 Buy Coaxial Limiters
2000 8000 35 1000 100 1000 1.3 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
MACOM_general.png
Broadband Frequency Ranges

Reduced VSWR

Small Size

Feedback Leveling

Environmentally Sealed

2001/06/28 2690-1001 Buy Coaxial Limiters
1000 2000 30 100 75 100 0.7 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
MACOM_general.png
Broadband Frequency Ranges

Reduced VSWR

Small Size

Feedback Leveling

Environmentally Sealed

2001/06/07 2690-1005 Buy Coaxial Limiters
2000 8000 30 100 50 100 1.1 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
MACOM_general.png
Broadband Frequency Ranges

Reduced VSWR

Small Size

Feedback Leveling

Environmentally Sealed

2001/03/22 2690-1014 Buy Coaxial Limiters
2000 18000 33 500 75 250 2.3 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
MACOM_general.png
Broadband Frequency Ranges

Small Size

Feedback Leveling

Environmentally Sealed

Reduced VSWR

2000/09/17 2690-1011 Buy Coaxial Limiters
8000 18000 35 1000 100 1000 2.3 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
MACOM_general.png
Broadband Frequency Ranges

Reduced VSWR

Small Size

Feedback Leveling

Environmentally Sealed

https://www.modelithics.com/mvp/macom
2000/08/16 2690-1009 Buy Coaxial Limiters
8000 18000 30 100 50 100 1.8 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
MACOM_general.png
Broadband Frequency Ranges

Reduced VSWR

Small Size

Feedback Leveling

Environmentally Sealed

2000/07/27 2690-1015 Buy Coaxial Limiters
2000 18000 35 1000 100 1000 2.3 Connectorized
Connectorized-SMA
No
2690 Series.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
No
MACOM_general.png
Broadband Frequency Ranges

Reduced VSWR

Feedback Leveling

Small Size

Environmentally Sealed

MADL-011014 Inquire SMT, Integrated, Fully-matched
1000 2000 55 1000 79 3500 0.3 Hermetic SMT
Flangeless Ceramic Pkg
Yes
MADL-011014.pdf
S2083 - Surface Mounting Instructions for PQFN Packages
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
AN3008 - Using the DR65-0109 (DR65-0003 replacement part) to Drive SPDT PIN Switches
5789339502001
Family of Limiters Training Module with Digikey.pdf
Yes
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+55 dBm Peak Power Handling @ +85°C

RoHS* Compliant and 260oC Reflow Compatible

Lead-Free 10.1 x 6.2 x 3.2 mm 3 Package

+19 dBm Flat Leakage Power

19 dB Return Loss (1.2 - 1.4 GHz)

0.35 dB Insertion Loss (1.2 - 1.4 GHz)

+53 dBm CW Power Handling @ +85°C

MADL-011012 Buy 360 W CW Power Limiter
300 1000 54 360 100 3000 0.2 Surface Mount
10.1 x 6.2 x 3.2 mm
Yes
MADL-011012.pdf
5789339502001
Family of Limiters Training Module with Digikey.pdf
Yes
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55.6 dBm CW Power Handling @ +25°C

Lead-Free 10.1 x 6.2 x 3.2 mm3 Package

21 dBm Flat Leakage Power

25 dB Return Loss (400 - 500 MHz)

0.2 dB Insertion Loss (400 - 500 MHz)

54 dBm CW Power Handling @ +85°C

RoHS* Compliant

Hermetic Seal

LM501202-L-C-300 Inquire Octave Band, Low Power
500 2000 37 125 125 75 0.4 Surface Mount
Flangeless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM501202-L-C-300.pdf
Yes
LM501102-L-C-300.jpg
Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Package: 8mm L x 5mm W x 2.5 mm H

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiters (5 W CW )

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiters (125 W Peak)

Wide Frequency Range (400 MHz to 2.5 GHz)

Incorporates PIN Limiter Diodes, DC Blocks & DC Return

Low Flat Leakage Power (21 dBm)

Very Low Insertion Loss (0.4 dB)

RoHS Compliant

LM202802-L-C-300 Inquire Octave Band, Low Power
2000 8000 36 100 79 75 1 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202802-L-C-300.pdf
Yes
LM202802-L-C-300.jpg
Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Outline: 8mm L x 5mm W x 2.5 mm H

Lower Insertion Loss ( 1.1 dB ) & Lower Flat Leakage Power ( 19 dBm )

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic ( 4 W C.W Power )

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic ( 100 W Peak Power )

Incorporates PIN Limiter Diodes, D.C. Blocks & D.C. Return

RoHS Compliant

LM202602-H-A-300 Inquire PIN Diode Limiters
2000 6000 35 100 63 100 0.85 Surface Mount
Flangeless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202602-H-x-300.pdf
Yes
LM202602-H-A-300 - Copy.jpg
Surface Mount Limiter in 8 mm x 5 mm x 2.5 mm Package

Low Insertion Loss: 0.85 dB

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic: 100 W Peak Pulse Power

High IIP3: 19 dBm

RoHS Compliant

LM200802-M-A-300 Buy Medium Power Broadband Surface Mount Pin Diode Limiter
20 8000 42 100 100 500 1.4 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM200802-M-A-300.pdf
Yes
LM200802-M-A-300.jpg
Broadband Performance: 20 MHz – 8 GHz

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiter: 44 dBm Average Power

Incorporates NIP and PIN Limiter Diodes

Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Outline: 8 mm L x 5 mm W x 2.5 mm H

Low Insertion Loss: 1.4 dB typical

Low Flat Leakage Power: 20 dBm typical

RoHS Compliant

LM202602-H-C-300 Inquire PIN Diode Limiters
2000 6000 35 100 63 100 0.85 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202602-H-x-300.pdf
Yes
LM202602-H-C-300.jpg
Surface Mount Limiter in 8 mm x 5 mm x 2.5 mm Package

High IIP3: 19 dBm

Low Insertion Loss: 0.85 dB

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic: 100 W Peak Pulse Power

RoHS* Compliant

LM501202-M-C-300 Buy Octave Band, Medium Power
500 2000 45 200 126 500 0.4 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM501202-M-C-300.pdf
Yes
LM501102-M-C-300.jpg
Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Outline: 8mm L x 5mm W x 2.5 mm H

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic ( 30 W C.W Power )

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic ( 200 W Peak Power )

Incorporates PIN Limiter Diodes, D.C. Blocks & D.C. Return

RoHS Compliant

Lower Insertion Loss ( 0.4 dB ) & Lower Flat Leakage Power ( 21 dBm )

LM202802-M-C-300 Buy Octave Band, Medium Power
2000 8000 45 200 158 1500 1.2 Surface Mount
Flangeless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202802-M-C-300.pdf
Yes
Broadband Performance: 2 GHz – 8 GHz

Low Insertion Loss: 1.4 dB typ.

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiter: 45 dBm Average Power

Incorporates NIP and PIN Limiter Diodes

Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Outline: 8 mm L x 5 mm W x 2.5 mm H

RoHS Compliant

Low Flat Leakage Power: 20 dBm typ

LM2933-Q-B-301 Buy High power, passive two-stage power limiter
2900 3300 47 1580 200 1500 0.6 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM2933-Q-B-301.pdf
Yes
LM2933-Q-B-301.jpg
Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Package: 8 mm L x 5 mm W x 2.5 mm H

Very Low Insertion Loss (0.6 dB)

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiters (100 W CW)

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiters (1.6 kW Peak)

Frequency Range (2.9 GHz to 3.3 GHz)

Incorporates PIN Limiter Diodes, DC Blocks, Schottky Diode & DC Return

RoHS Compliant

Low Flat Leakage Power (23 dBm)

LM401102-Q-x-301 Inquire Octave Band, High Power “Quasi-Active”
400 1000 50 1000 63 5000 0.3 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM401102-Q-x-301.pdf
Yes
LM401102-Q-x-301.pdf
Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Package:

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiters (100 W CW )

Wide Frequency Range (400 to 1000 MHz)

Incorporates PIN Limiter Diodes, DC Blocks, Schottky Diode & DC Return

8 mm L x 5 mm W x 2.5 mm H

Very Low Insertion Loss (0.3 dB)

RoHS Compliant

Low Flat Leakage Power (18 dBm)

LM202402-Q-A-301 Inquire PIN Diode Limiter
2000 4000 50 1000 100 750 0.5 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202402‐Q‐x‐301.pdf
Yes
LM202402-Q-x-301.jpg
Surface Mount SP2T Switch in Compact Outline: 8 L x 5 W x 2.5 H mm Package

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 1000 W CW

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 100 W CW

RoHS Compliant

Low Insertion Loss: 0.5 dB

Low Flat Leakage Power: 20 dBm

LM202402-Q-E-301 Buy PIN Diode Limiter
2000 4000 50 1000 32 3000 0.5 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202402‐Q‐x‐301.pdf
Yes
LM202402-Q-E-301.jpg
Surface Mount SP2T Switch in Compact Outline: 8 L x 5 W x 2.5 H mm Package

Low Insertion Loss : 0.5 dB

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMICs Switches: 100 W CW

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic MMIC Switches: 1000 W CW

Low Flat Leakage Power 15 dBm

RoHS Compliant

LM202802-Q-C-301 Buy PIN Diode Limiter, 2 - 8 GHz
2000 8000 50 1000 126 5000 1.1 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202802‐Q‐x‐301.pdf
Yes
LM202802-Q-C-301.jpg
Surface Mount SP2T Switch in Compact Outline: 8 L x 5 W x 2.5 H mm Package

Low Insertion Loss: 1.1 dB

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 100 W CW

Incorporates PIN Limiter & Schottky Diodes

RoHS Compliant

Low Flat Leakage Power: 21 dBm

D.C. Blocks & D.C. Return

LM202402-Q-F-301 Buy PIN Diode Limiter
2000 4000 50 1000 32 3000 0.5 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202402‐Q‐x‐301.pdf
Yes
LM202402-Q-F-301.jpg
Surface Mount SP2T Switch in Compact Outline: 8 L x 5 W x 2.5 H mm Package

Low Insertion Loss 0.5 dB

Incorporates PIN Limiter Diodes, DC Blocks, Schottky Diode & DC Return

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 100 W CW

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 1000 W CW

RoHS Compliant

Low Flat Leakage Power 15 dBm

LM102202-Q-x-301 Inquire Octave Band, High Power “Quasi-Active”
1000 2000 50 1000 50 1500 0.35 Surface Mount
Flangeless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM102202-Q-x-301.pdf
Yes
LM102202-Qx-301.jpg
Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Package:

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiters (100 W CW )

Wide Frequency Range (1 to 2 GHz)

Incorporates PIN Limiter Diodes, DC Blocks, Schottky Diode & DC Return

8 mm L x 5 mm W x 2.5 mm H

RoHS Compliant

Ultra-Thin Au Termination Plating to Combat Embrittlement

Very Low Insertion Loss (0.35 dB) & Low Flat Leakage Power (17 dBm)

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic-Packaged Limiters (1000 W CW)

LM102202-H-C-301 Inquire Octave Band, High Power “Quasi-Active”
1000 2000 47 200 50 3000 0.35 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM102202-H-C-301.pdf
Yes
Surface Mount Limiter in Compact Outline: 8mm L x 5mm W x 2.5 mm H

Incorporates PIN Limiter & Schottky Diodes, D.C. Blocks & D.C. Return

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic ( 50 W C.W. Power )

Lower Insertion Loss ( 0.8 dB ) & Lower Flat Leakage Power ( 17 dBm )

RoHS Compliant

MLM2060-301 Inquire MLM Series, Surface Mount High Power Limiters
2000 6000 36 100 100 100 0.9 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
MLM2060-30x.pdf
Yes
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Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMICS ( 100 W Peak Input Power )

Lower Insertion Loss ( 0.85 dB )

Lower Flat leakage Power ( 19 dBm )

MADL-011015 Inquire 250 W Peak Power Limiter
2000 4000 50 250 30 3000 0.6 Ceramic
10.1 x 6.2 x 3.2 mm
Yes
MADL-011015.pdf
5789339502001
Yes
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54 dBm Peak Power Handling @ +85°C

50 dBm CW Power Handling @ +85°C

0.6 dB Insertion Loss (2.7 - 3.5 GHz)

15 dB Return Loss (2.7 - 3.5 GHz)

15 dBm Flat Leakage Power

Lead-Free 10.1 x 6.2 x 3.2 mm Package

RoHS* Compliant

Hermetic Seal

LM202402-Q-B-301 Inquire PIN Diode Limiter
2000 4000 50 1000 100 750 0.5 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202402‐Q‐x‐301.pdf
Yes
LM202402-Q-x-301.jpg
Surface Mount SP2T Switch in Compact Outline: 8 L x 5 W x 2.5 H mm Package

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 1000 W CW

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 100 W CW

RoHS Compliant

Low Insertion Loss: 0.5 dB

Low Flat Leakage Power: 20 dBm

LM202402-Q-C-301 Inquire PIN Diode Limiter
2000 4000 50 1000 100 750 0.5 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202402‐Q‐x‐301.pdf
Yes
LM202402-Q-x-301.jpg
Surface Mount SP2T Switch in Compact Outline: 8 L x 5 W x 2.5 H mm Package

Higher Peak Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 1000 W CW

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 100 W CW

RoHS Compliant

Low Insertion Loss: 0.5 dB

Low Flat Leakage Power: 20 dBm

LM202802-Q-B-301 Inquire PIN Diode Limiter, 2 - 8 GHz
2000 8000 50 1000 126 5000 1.1 Surface Mount
Flangless Ceramic Package
Yes
LM202802‐Q‐x‐301.pdf
Yes
LM202802-Q-C-301.jpg
Surface Mount SP2T Switch in Compact Outline: 8 L x 5 W x 2.5 H mm Package

Low Insertion Loss: 1.1 dB

Higher Average Power Handling than Plastic Packaged MMIC Switches: 100 W CW

Incorporates PIN Limiter & Schottky Diodes

RoHS Compliant

Low Flat Leakage Power: 21 dBm

D.C. Blocks & D.C. Return

2002/03/09 SML1 Buy Thin Film Limiter Module 5 to 3000 MHz
5 3000 20 1 3 3 Hermetic
Ceramic SMTO-8
Yes
L1_SML1.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
M513 - Tape and Reel Packaging for Surface Mount Components
M538 - Surfacing Mounting Instructions - Footprint Guidelines
AN215a - RF Small Signal Design Using Two-Port Parameters (supplied with the permission of Motorola)
Gold plate IAW MIL-G-45204 type III. grade A. class 2 (.0001 to .0002 inches) over electrodeposited nickel IAW MIL-M-38510 .0001-.0003 inches
Yes
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Voltage Variable Limiting Level: -10 to 0 dBm

Excellent Phase Response 0.3 Degree / dB to 160 MHz (Typ.)

Good Suppression of Even Order Harmonics Due to Balanced Circuit Design

Low Intervention Loss at Low Input Levels: < 2.0 dB (Typ.)

2003/12/21 CL42 Buy Thin Film Limiter Module 50 to 4000 MHz
50 4000 20 1 3 4 Connectorized
SMA
No
L42_SML42_CL42.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
M513 - Tape and Reel Packaging for Surface Mount Components
AN215a - RF Small Signal Design Using Two-Port Parameters (supplied with the permission of Motorola)
No
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Very Wide Bandwidth

Low Insertion Loss: 3.5 dB (Typ.)

Good Suppression of Even Order Harmonics

2002/01/13 L1 Buy Thin Film Limiter Module 5 to 3000 MHz
5 3000 20 1 3 3 Hermetic
TO-8
Yes
L1_SML1.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
M513 - Tape and Reel Packaging for Surface Mount Components
AN215a - RF Small Signal Design Using Two-Port Parameters (supplied with the permission of Motorola)
Yes
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Voltage Variable Limiting Level: -10 to 0 dBm

Excellent Phase Response 0.3 Degree / dB to 160 MHz (Typ.)

Good Suppression of Even Order Harmonics Due to Balanced Circuit Design

Low Insertion Loss at Low Input Levels: < 2.0 dB (Typ.)

2001/12/31 SML42 Buy Thin Film Limiter Module 50 to 4000 MHz
50 4000 20 1 3 4 Hermetic
SMT
Yes
L42_SML42_CL42.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
S2080 - Moisture Effects on the Soldering of Plastic Encapsulated Devices
AN215a - RF Small Signal Design Using Two-Port Parameters (supplied with the permission of Motorola)
Yes
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Very Wide Bandwidth

Low Insertion Loss: 3.5 dB (Typ.)

Good Suppression of Even Order Harmonics

2002/01/03 L42 Buy Thin Film Limiter Module 50 to 4000 MHz
50 4000 20 1 3 4 Hermetic
TO-8
Yes
L42_SML42_CL42.pdf
AN3009 - S-Parameter S2P File Format Guide
M513 - Tape and Reel Packaging for Surface Mount Components
AN215a - RF Small Signal Design Using Two-Port Parameters (supplied with the permission of Motorola)
Yes
MACOM_general.png
Very Wide Bandwidth

Low Insertion Loss: 3.5 dB (Typ.)

Good Suppression of Even Order Harmonics