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Mini Thermopad® Planar Series 

Our MTVA Thermopads® are microwave absorbtive attenuators which offer a smaller physical size with increased frequency range. The series operates DC to 18 GHz. This product is available with various metallization styles and plating options including thick film gold for wire bonding applications, RoHS compliant lead free silver over nickel plating, 60/40 low temperature solder plating or 60/40 solder fused finish for easy reflow processing.

 
 

MTVA Specification Sheet
MTVA-F Specification Sheet
MTVA-S Specification Sheet
MTVA-G Specification Sheet

Planar MTVA Packaging Specifications

MTVA-G Packaging Specifications
 

 

Specifications

Size 1.52mm x 1.91mm [0.060in x 0.075in]
Impedance 50 Ohms
Frequency Range DC to 18 GHz
TCA Tolerance ±0.001 dB/dB/°C
VSWR (Typical) 1.30 @ 1 GHz
Power Rating 200 Milliwatts
Operating Temperature -55°C to 150°C
Substrate Alumina
Resistive Material Thick Film
Terminal Material Thick Film, Nickel Barrier with Solder Plate or Lead Free Finish.
Gold and Wire Bondable Options Available.