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Link Electronics IEC-788SE Closed Caption Decoder

B&H # LIIEC788SE Mfr # IEC-788/SE
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You Pay: $544.95
Product Highlights
  • NTSC and PAL
  • Copyguarded DVD Capabilities
  • Composite and Y/C

The Link Electronics IEC-788SE is a Closed Caption decoder for the NTSC and PAL television systems. With this device data channels and text select are offered for user applications. The required input signal is composite or Y/C video with caption data on line 21. This model offers a copyguard decoder for DVD playback.

Note! The copyguard decoder is special order and is installed at the manufacturer

Extended Data Services is offered for such signals as "V-Chip" information.
Differential Input
A complementary differential input amplifier assures high common mode rejection while its phase-linear keyer cleanly inserts decoded characters into the video image.
Y/C Video
This unit will decode Y/C video or composite according to the user's application.
A switch or the rear panel allows the user to select decoding data within the NTSC or PAL television system.
This device is useful when a monitor without a Closed Caption decoder is used in broadcast monitoring; this device can be mounted close to the monitor because of its compact size.
Copy Guard
A copy guard decoder is offered for the user's convenience; this operates via clamping circuitry.
Input Composite Video, Looping, 1 Vpp @ 20K ohms, on BNC connectors
Y/C S-Video, Y: 1 Vpp, C: 0.6 Vpp @ 75 ohms, on a 4-pin connector
Output Composite Video x2, Character Video 90 IRE, Background Video 10 IRE, @ 75 ohms, on BNC connectors
Y/C S-Video, Y: 1 Vpp, C: 0.6 Vpp @ 75 ohms, on a 4-pin connector
Control Front Panel:
Channel 1 or 2
Field 1 or 2
Power Source 120-240 VAC @ 50/60 Hz
Dimensions 5.5 x 9.25 x 1"
14 x 23.5 x 2.5cm
Weight 2.6 lbs
1.2 kg
Link Electronics IEC-788SE Closed Caption Decoder
  • Main Unit
  • Special Order Copyguard Clamp
  • 10 Year Warranty
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