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Router Control Panels

The CP-1604E is a versatile programmable panel with 20 illuminated push buttons. A wide range of panel operations including XY and multi-destination may be configured.

Buttons can be individually configured for any combination of source, destination or control function. For instance, this panel can be configured as a 16 button-per-source panel leaving four buttons for lock, destinations, etc.


  • 15mm square buttons suitable for film legends with green LED illumination, uniform over whole legend surface
  • Buttons with high quality positive action
  • All buttons are fully programmable to operate in a number of modes
  • Program/Preview/Take mode can be programmed, emulating vision mixer operation, useful in transmission environments
  • Lock button protects against accidental or unauthorized selections
  • Camera joystick override on any eight inputs, with momentary or latching action
  • Supports Qlink for legacy router control. Directly connects to most Evertz routers for simple router control. Contact factory to ensure support
  • Supports Ethernet for connection to MAGNUM Router Control system. (Please contact the Factory to obtain a list of Routers which can support Ethernet panels directly)



Joystick 8 Parallel contact closures, TTL levels (GPI). D9 male
Qlink 75Ω coaxial connection for direct connection to routers
BNC, “T” adapter and termination required
Ethernet Standard Ethernet interface for connection to MAGNUM Router Control system. RJ45. (Please contact the Factory to obtain a list of Routers which can support Ethernet panels directly)


Voltage Autoranging 100V - 240V AC, 50/60Hz
or 12V DC, 3A
Power 40 Watts
Fuse Rating 250V, 1A, time delay


Height 1.75" (45mm) 1RU standard rack height
Width 19" (483mm) rack mount
Depth 3.5" (89mm) not including connectors
Weight 3lbs (1.36kg)
Operating Temperature 0-40°C


Safety ETL Listed, complies with EU safety directives
EMI/RFI Complies with FCC Part 15 Class A regulations
Complies with EU EMC directive

Ordering Information

Notes These part numbers refer to the hardware only. Precise operation is determined by the configuration of the control panel.
CP-1604E Remote Panel, multi-mode, 20 Button-per-source