Telex BTR-1 - One-to-One UHF Intercom Base Station with Digital Encryption - B5

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Telex BTR-1 - One-to-One UHF Intercom Base Station - B5

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The Telex BTR-1 is a unique professional UHF wireless intercom base station system with a 1-to-1 (one base station to one belt pack) full-duplex, digitally encrypted design, for use in sports or commercial applications.

The BTR-1 is equipped with UHF frequency agility, digital audio security encryption, the patented ClearScan channel search, three audio channel capability with 2-wire line mix, signal relay closure, and a base station RF meter.

The bright, backlit LCD display of the BTR-1 offers an intuitive graphical user interface, and the unit offers the advanced technology of Intelligent Power Control, DSP Digital Audio Processing and proprietary digital audio encryption, providing clean sound and secure communications at a high professional level.

Wireless one-to-one UHF intercom Base Station with frequency agility, full-duplexing, digital security encryption, and huge selection of available frequencies organized in independent 18 MHz bands
CAN Bus remote network connectivity
Factory selected preset frequency groups, 1000' operating range, Transmit power level switch
Six channels of 2-wire intercom access, relay contact closure for base station with remote beltpack activation feature
Telex or RTS front panel 4-pin headset connector reads dynamic or electret headset boom mic type automatically
Enhanced ClearScan two-button frequency selection for optimal, interference- and intermodulation-free location use, ranks available frequencies in order of reliability
Frequency change from base station or beltpacks
Large backlit LCD, transparent, menu-driven Graphic User Interface for simplified navigation and assignment
Full function Talk/Listen headset station with dedicated headset and boom mic volume and gain controls ,allows for fifth simultaneous user(director, producer, engineer) on intercom channel
Compatibility with Audiocom, Clear-Com, RTS/RTS matrix wired and wireless intercoms, dedicated 2-wire XLE and 4-wire RJ-11 connectors
AC or DC operation in 12 to 15 Volt range
Table top or rackmount placement with supplied rackmount kits
General System
System Modulation FM
Frequency Range 482 - 608 MHz in 18 MHz TX/RX Bands
614 - 746 MHz in 18 MHz TX/RX Bands
Operating Range Up to 1000'(Line of Sight)
Tuning 0.005%, Synthesized IF's
Power 12-15VAC @1 Amp
Battery Life Not Applicable
Charging Time Not Applicable
FCC License Part 74, B5DM519
License Required
Output 50mW typical (high)
5mW (normal)
Deviation Complies with FCC 74.861
Modular Distortion <1% @full deviation
Sensitivity <0.8 uV for 12 dB SINAD
IF Bandwidth Not Specified by Manufacturer
Image Rejection >70dB
Controls and Indicators Front Panel:
1 x Power Switch
2 x Menu and Set Buttons
2 x Up and Down Buttons
1 x Contrast Adjust Trim
1 x Talk Button
1 x Talk Light
1 x Microphone Gain Trim
1 x Auxiliary Peak Level LED
1 x Peak Intercom Level In/Out LED
1 x Headset Volume Control
1 x Backlit LCD Display
Connectors Front Panel:
1 x 4-pin Male XLR Telex Headset Connector*
Rear Panel:
2 x Female Color-Coded TNC Transmit/Receive Connectors
4 x Male/Female 3-pin XLR 2-Wire Intercom Connectors
2 x 15-pin D-Sub Loop Thru
1 x RJ-11 4-Wire Intercom Port
1 x RJ-11 Auxiliary Audio Connector
2 x RJ-45 Remote CAN Bus Connectors
1 x Phoenix Plug Relay Connector 1 x IEC Power Receptacle
*Also available as 4-pin Female XLR for RTS Headsets
Antenna 2 x 1/2 Wave, TNC Connector
Dimensions 8.25 x 1.7 x 9" (209 x 44 x 229mm)
Weight 3.8 lb (1.6 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 6.1 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 15.3 x 11.5 x 3.8"
Telex BTR-1 - One-to-One UHF Intercom Base Station with Digital Encryption - B5
  • BTR-1 Base Station
  • In-Line Power Supply
  • 2 x 1/2 Wave Antennas
  • Gain Adjust Plastic Screwdriver
  • Large Phillips Pan Head Screwdriver
  • Small Phillips Pan Head Screwdriver
  • Single Unit Rackmount Bracket
  • Dual Unit Rackmount Bracket
  • Dual-Terminal Plug
  • 4 x Rubber Feet
  • 15-pin Interconnect Cable
  • Owner's Manual
  • Warning Card
  • 3 Year Warranty
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