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Triple SDI Electrical to Optical Converter 19.4Mb/s or 143-540Mb/s

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  • VistaLINK® enabled
  • Triple SDI electrical to optical converter for 3 independent channels
  • Provides 45 independent channels of optical conversion, in a single 3RU frame
  • Supports all SMPTEST 259 standards with operation from 143Mb/s - 360Mb/s
  • Supports additional standards of SMPTEST 305 (SDTi), SMPTE ST ST 310 (19.4Mb/s), SMPTE344 (540Mb/s), M2S and DVB-ASI (270Mb/s)
  • Supports multi-mode or single-mode fiber
  • Fully hot swappable from front of frame, with no fiber or BNC disconnect /reconnect required
  • Occupies one card slot and can be housed in the 1RU 7801FR frame which holds up to four single or two dual slot modules, the 3RU 7800FR frame which has a 15 slot capacity, the portable 3RU 350FR frame which has a 7 slot capacity, or a standalone enclosure which holds a single module.
  • Comprehensive signal and card status monitoring via four digit card edge display, or remotely through SNMP and VistaLINK® capability
  • VistaLINK® capable for remote monitoring via SNMP (using VistaLINK® PRO) when installed in 7800FR frame with a 7800FC VistaLINK® Frame Controller
  • Inputs
  • Three independent serial digital BNC inputs, each providing cable equalization to > 300m @ 270Mb/s (Belden 8281)
  • Outputs
  • Three independent fiber outputs
  • Optical output wavelength of 1310nm
  • SC/PC, ST/PC, FC/PC connector options
  • Card Edge LED's
  • Signal presence indication for each channel
  • Laser status indication for each channel
  • Module status indication
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Serial Video Input
ReclockedSMPTE ST 259 A, B, C, D, SMPTE ST 297, SMPTE ST 344, SMPTE ST 310, SMPTE ST 305, M2S or DVB-ASI
Number of Inputs3 (independent channels)
ConnectorBNC per IEC 61169-8 Annex A
EqualizationAutomatic 300m @ 270Mb/s with (Belden 8281)
Return Loss> 15dB up to 540Mb/s
Optical Output
Number of Outputs3 (independent channels)
ConnectorSC/PC, ST/PC, FC/PC female housing
Return Loss> 14dB
Rise/Fall Time400-700ps
Jitter< 0.2UI
Nominal Wavelength1310nm
Optical Power-7dBm ±1dBm
Voltage+12V DC
Power7 Watts
Number of Slots1
Laser SafetyClass 1 laser product, complies with 24CFR 1040.10 and 1040.11, IEC 60825-1
EMI/RFIComplies with FCC Part 15, Class A, EU EMC Directive

Ordering Information

7707EO13-3Triple SDI Electrical to Optical Converter 19.4Mb/s or 143-540Mb/s
Ordering Options
NotesRear plate and fiber connector must be specified at time of order - eg: [model]+SC+3RU
Connector Suffix
Rear Plate Suffix
+1RU1RU rear plate for use with 7701FR Multiframe
+SAStandalone Enclosure Rear Plate
+3RU3RU rear plate for use with 350FR, 7700FR-C or 7800FR Multiframes
350FRPortable Multiframe which holds 7 single slot modules
7700FR-C3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7800FR3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7701FR1RU Multiframe which holds 3 single slot modules
S7701FR7700 Series Standalone Enclosure
Patch Cable
CB-FP1M-SCPCSingle mode fiber cable, 1m, SC/PC male termination
CB-FP1M-STPCSingle mode fiber cable, 1m, ST/PC male termination
CB-FP5M-SCPCSingle mode fiber cable, 5m, SC/PC male termination
CB-FP5M-STPCSingle mode fiber cable, 5m, ST/PC male termination
CB-FP10M-SCPCSingle mode fiber cable, 10m, SC/PC male termination
CB-FP10M-STPCSingle mode fiber cable, 10m, ST/PC male termination