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Telecast Rattler 1.5Gbs HD/SDI ST Fiber Optic Transmitter and Receiver Kit

    Telecast Rattler 1.5Gbs HD/SDI ST Fiber Optic Transmitter and Receiver Kit

    Item #: RATTLER-KIT   •   MFG #: RATTLER-KIT


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    The HD/SDI Problem Solver In Your Pocket!

    The Rattler mini 1.5Gbps HD/SDI Fiber Modules from Telecast Fiber Systems are a great fiber transport product, and very identifiable in the field as a Telecast, Engineers at TV stations world-wide should buy at least one pair out of their maintenance budget just to cover that longer run!

    The Rattler TX accepts a 75ohm coaxial input up to 1.5Gb/s and converts it into an optical stream via a standard ST connector. The RX unit reconverts the uncompressed signal back to a BNC video output. You can now transport that HD signal for up to 30km's! (19 Miles)

    • Specifications

      • Video
      • Transmission method: Digital
      • Input level: 800 mV (peak to peak)
      • Input Impedance: 75 ohms
      • Coax Equalization @ 1.485 Gbps: 100m
      • Output Impedance: 75 ohms
      • Bit-Error Rate (@ -22 dBm) : 10(-11)
      • Jitter (pathological data pattern) : < 0.2 UI
      • Rise/Fall Times: < 270 ps

      • Transmission
      • Operating wavelength: 1310nm
      • Video connector in/out: BNC
      • Optical connector: ST
      • Optical Source: Laser Diode
      • Optical detector: PIN-TIA Diode
      • Transmitter output: -7 dBm
      • Receiver sensitivity: -22 dBm
      • Link Margin/Distance: 15 dB/20 km
      • Fiber type: Single mode or multimode

      • Dimensions (LxWxH): 3.2" x 0.65" x 0.75"
      • Weight: Each end 1.8 oz
      • Input Voltage: 5-16 VDC
      • Power Connector: mini USB, female
      • Power Consumption, each end: (typ.) 600mW
      • Indicators: Power, signal, link, optical power
      • Temperature Range operating: -25° C to +55°C
      • Humidity Range: 0 to 95%RH, non-condensing
    • Item Includes

      • 1 Rattler 1.5G Transmitter
      • 1 Rattler 1.5G Receiver
      • 2 GRPS-01-B Domestic 110/240VAC Power Supplies
      • 1 Pelican Case


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    TELECAST FIBER SYSTEMS, INCTelecast Rattler 1.5Gbs HD/SDI ST Fiber Optic Transmitter and Receiver Kit

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    Simple, Reliable. Rock Solid!!!

    By AlienFabrik

    from Louisville, KY

    About Me High bandwidth user

    Verified Buyer


    • Compact
    • Easy To Set Up


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        Comments about TELECAST FIBER SYSTEMS, INC Telecast Rattler 1.5Gbs HD/SDI ST Fiber Optic Transmitter and Receiver Kit:

        The Telecast Rattler System is the best option for SDI to Fiber conversions!

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        • Business
        • Computer Platform:
        • PC
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