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Link Electronics PCD-88X6 Portable Closed Caption Decoder Kit

B&H # LIPCD88X6 Mfr # PCD-88X6
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This item is usually Drop Shipped from the MFR/Distributor within 7-10 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at the time of placing the order with the vendor. Item is non-cancelable and non-returnable.

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Product Highlights
  • Six Decoders
  • One Rack Unit Space

The Link Electronics PCD-88X6 is multiple portable closed caption decoders for the NTSC system in a 1RU rack kit. This device offers data channels and text select for user selection. The required input signal is composite video with caption data on line 21 of field one.

Note! Optional Power Supply Purchased Separately

LED Read Out
Four LEDs indicate which channel is selected CC1, CC2, T1 or T2.
Time Out
An automatic caption "Time Out" function will erase displayed captions after 15 seconds if no new data is received.
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.
This kit offers six units in one package for space saving closed caption monitoring.
Input Composite Videox6, looping, 1Vpp @ 50K ohms, on BNC connectors
Output Composite Video x12, character video 90IRE, background video 10IRE, @ 75 ohms, on BNC connectors
Control Switch Control:

Internal Control:
Composite Video Level
Background Level
Character Intensity

Power Source Power Derived from Rackmount Chassis
Dimensions (WxDxH) 4.5 x 2.6 x 1.4" x6
11.4 x 6.6 x 3.5cm x6
All in a 1 Rack Unit Powered Chassis
Weight 5.5 ounces x6
156 grams x6
Link Electronics PCD-88X6 Portable Closed Caption Decoder Kit
  • Rackmount Kit
  • 6 x Decoders
  • 10 Year Warranty
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