Link Electronics 16 x 1 Analog Video Routing Switcher

BH #LIXL161A • MFR #XL161A
Link Electronics
Link Electronics 16 x 1 Analog Video Routing Switcher
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Link Electronics XL161A Overview

The 16 x 1 Analog Video Routing Switcher from Link Electronics is designed for use in professional video applications. It manages analog video, accepting 16 inputs and providing 1 output. The switcher features a modular design that offers flexibility to the users by adding other modules later to the unit, allowing for expansion and upgrade functionality.

Controls can be managed via the pushbuttons of the front panel interface or with remote control panels connected via Ethernet or RS-232. Panels can be configured to control a single output bus or the entire matrix. The control panel supplied with this switcher is shipped installed in front of the main electronics chassis, but can be removed in the field and installed in a separately available remote-mounting kit.

The unit's power supply is accessible from the front of the unit and can be easily removed or installed as needed. A redundant power supply is also separately available. It is designed for placement in any standard 19" rack.

Plug-in modules for video and audio
No active components on the frame
Two power supply slots are accessible from the front panel; one power supply is standard
Redundant power supply is also separately available
Detachable front panel control with Ethernet 10BASE2 coax connection
RS-232 control standard
Video switcher in 1 RU

Link Electronics XL161A Specs

Inputs16 x BNC
Video Level: 1.0 Vpp, ±6 dB
Impedance: 75 Ohms looping
Coupling: DC
Return Loss: 40 dB @ 3.58 or 4.43 MHz
Outputs1 x BNC
Level: Unity gain, ±0.1 dB
Character Video: 10 IRE units
Return Loss: 35 dB @ 3.58 or 4.43 MHz
Impedance: 75 Ohms ±1%
Vertical Interval Switching: Line 6, NTSC
Frequency Response: ±0.1 dB to 5 MHz / -3.0 dB to 50 MHz
Differential Gain: 0.10%, 10% to 90% APL
Differential Phase: 0.10%, 10% to 90% APL
Crosstalk: 62 dB to 5 MHz, worst case
Propagation Delay: 5 ns, typical
Hum and Noise: >60 dB to 5 Hz
DC Offset: <25 mV
Line Rate Tilt: <0.1%
Field Rate Tilt: <0.1%
SNR: -73 dB
Ambient Temperature32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
Humidity10 to 90%, non-condensing
Power9.5 VAR
AC Voltage120/240 VAC ±10%, 50/60 Hz
Dimensions (H x W x D)1.8 x 19.0 x 9.3" (4.5 x 48.0 x 23.5 cm)
Weight9 lb (4 kg)
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