RFMW, Ltd. (San Jose, CA) announces design and sales support for Skyworks SKY16601-555LF PIN diode limiter module covering the frequency range of 0.5 to 6.0 GHz. The SKY16601-555LF addresses a growing need for receiver low noise amplifier (LNA) protection in microwave applications. It is a fully integrated PIN diode, low-threshold limiter module in a 2.5 x 2.5 mm SMT package. Low distortion highlights this device making it applicable for use in military communication transceivers, VSAT, S-band radar, jammers, GPS, and cellular infrastructure.

Specifications include:

  • Frequency Min: 0.5 GHz.
  • Frequency Max: 6 GHz.
  • Insertion loss typ.: 0.1 dB.
  • Return loss: 27.5 dB.
  • Power P1 dB: 11 dBm.
  • Peak Power: 230 W.
  • Power Handling: 23 W.

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