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Blonder Tongue 4230 RK - Signal Analyzer with Pro:Idiom Key Recovery Option
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    Blonder Tongue 4230 RK - Signal Analyzer with Pro:Idiom Key Recovery Option

    Item #: BT-4230RK   •   MFG #: 4230RK


    List Price:$1,869.00
    Our Price:$1,789.85

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    • Special Order Item: non-cancelable, non-returnable, non-refundable.



    The BTPRO-1000 is a versatile CATV test instrument for measuring both digital and analog CATV and Broadcast TV signals. Robust and easy to use, BTPRO-1000 provides hours of operating time from its high capacity battery. The instrument comes complete with a soft carrying case, AC main and automotive chargers.

    Includes Pro: Idiom Key Recovery feature for Hospitality applications that employ Pro:Idiom television sets. The option consists
    of a built-in frequency agile QAM modulator that connects directly to an affected Pro:Idiom TV to provide new encryption key information.

    • Features

      • QAM/8VSB/NTSC Measurements.
      • Extended frequency range of 4-1000 MHz.
      • MER, aBER, bBER, Noise Margin and Level/Power measurements plus Spectrum Analysis.
      • Automatic quality analysis: FAIL-MARGINAL-PASS.
      • Auto Seek & Store Function - an essential feature for creating custom memory channel plans. Scans receivable signals, determines signal
      • type (QAM,8VSB or analog) and stores only those channels having signal levels above user defined values.
      • Ingress and Leakage Modes.
      • Data Logger Function: Steps through each channel in the "Active" memory plan and stores all related measurements.
      • Graphics Display.
      • Alpha-numeric keypad.
      • PI Restore and PI Key Test (PI encrypted color bar test pattern) functions.
      • Clear QAM test signals used for TV compatibility testing in the following formats:
      • MPEG-2 video with AC3 Audio
      • *MPEG-2 video with MPEG-2 Layer 1 Audio
      • *MPEG-4/H.264 with AC3 Audio
    • Specifications

      • Level Measurement & Spectrum Analysis
      • Frequency Range: TV, CATV & Radio 4-1000 Mhz
      • Frequency Resolution: 25 kHz
      • RF Input Impedance: 75 ohm (interchangeable "F" connector)
      • Dynamic Range: -59 to +65 dBmV
      • Measurement Resolution: 0.1 dB
      • Level Measurement Accuracy: 1 dB typ. (2 dB max)
      • A/V Ratio: up to 22 dB, +/-1.5 dB (2 dB max)
      • C/N Ratio: up to 45 dB +/-1.5 dB Max; 45-50 dB +/- 2 dB
      • Resolution Filter Bandwidth: 100 kHz @ -3 dB
      • Custom Channel Plans: 25 (199 ch. per plan)

      • Power & Digital Measurements
      • Frequency Band: 4-1000 Mhz
      • Power Measurement: -45 to 65 dBmV
      • BER Measurement: (pre) bBER up to 1 x 10-9 - (post) aBER up to 1 x 10-9.
      • MER Measurement: up to 40 dB (1dB typ., 2dB max)
      • Constellation Display: 16-32-64-128-256 QAM

      • Ingress & Spectrum Measurements
      • requency: 5 - 65 MHz
      • Level: -55 dBmV to 65 dBmV
      • Accuracy: +/- 2 dB
      • BW: 100 kHz @ -3dB

      • Leakage Measurements
      • Frequency Range: 115 -140 MHz
      • Resolution: 25 kHz
      • Antenna Type: selectable

      • General
      • Power Supply: Built in NiMh rechargeable battery, external power supply.
      • Battery Duration at 25°: 4 hours
      • Size: 8.5" x 5.0" x 2.4" (215 x 125 x 60 mm)
      • PC Interface: USB
      • Front Panel: Alpha numeric keypad
      • Power Save: TFT backlight timer, brightness adj

      • Pro:Idiom Key Recovery Option
      • RF Output Connector: 1x "F" Female
      • Modulation: QAM 64 or 256 (user selectable)
      • Standard: ITU-T J.83 Annex B
      • Channel Range: CATV 2 to 158, Broadcast 2 to 69
      • Output Level: 20 dBmV


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