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  • Optical to electrical converter for DS3 (44.736Mb/s)
  • Signal reclocking and jitter attenuation
  • Output wave shaping for G.703 standards compliance
  • Output 1010 pattern generation upon loss of lock to an input signal
  • Electrical output drive level control for enhanced distance
  • Transformer coupled inputs/outputs
  • Display of received optical power provides a pre-emptive indication of link integrity
  • Wide range optical input (1270nm-1610nm)
  • Supports multi-mode and single-mode fiber optic cable
  • Fully hot-swappable from front of frame
  • 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

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Optical Input
Number of Inputs1
TypeScrambled DS3 @ 44.736Mb/s
ConnectorSC/PC, FC/PC female housing
Wavelength1270nm - 1610nm
Optical Sensitivity-31dBm
Maximum Input Power0dBm
Fiber Size62µm core / 125µm overall
Number of Outputs3 reclocked
ConnectorBNC per IEC 61169-8 Annex A
WaveformConforms to G.703 compliant masks
Return Loss> 15dB up to 44.736Mb/s
Drive LevelLow for cable lengths < 70m or High for cable lengths > 70m
Voltage+12V DC
Power6 Watts
EMI/RFIComplies with FCC Part 15 Class A, EU EMC Directive
Number of Slots1

Ordering Information

7707OE-DS3DS3 Optical to Electrical Converter
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