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IQSPI00 Serial Interface with Rollnet

The IQSPI00 provides a programmable serial port interface for external devices and RollCall compatible products.

FEATURES

  • Enables control of products on the RollCall network via external serial events
  • Interfaces external devices to RollCall i.e., tape machines, routers and disk stores
  • Two RS-232/RS-422 user-configurable ports
  • Two further RS-422 serial ports
  • Multiple actions from one serial message with RollTrack
  • External serial events produce RollCall logging messages
  • Windows software program for function setup

Note: Contact sales office for a list of currently available interfaces to third-party equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

Inputs and Outputs

Serial Ports
Ports 1 and 2: RS-232/422 selectable connection via 9-way D-Type
Ports 3 and 4: RS-422 connection only via 9-way D-Type

Control Interface
RollCall: 1x RollNet Interface via BNC/75Ω connector
Format: 2.5 Mb/s

Indicators
Data sent: For 4 interfaces
Data received: For 4 interfaces
RS-232 mode: RollCall network activity and status

General Specifications

All ports speed: 1200 – 115200 bit/s

Power Consumption
Module power consumption:

  • 6W max. (A Frames)
  • 5.5 PR (B Frames)


EMC Performance Information
Environment: Commercial and light industrial E2
Peak mains inrush current following a 5 second mains interruption: No mains input
Performance information: No performance degradations or cable length limitations

ORDERING INFORMATION

IQSPI0041-1A
Serial Port Interface, 2x 9-way D-Type
2x Serial Ports, 1x RollNet BNC

IQSPI0025-2A
Serial Port Interface, 4x 9-way D-Type
4x Serial Ports, 1x RollNet BNC

IQSPI9900-1A
Custom-designed Serial Port Interface, 2x 9-way D-Type
2x Serial Ports, 1x RollNet BNC. Contact Grass Valley sales office with requirements

CSPISOFT
Pre-written software interfaces for third-party equipment

ROLLDIF
Custom Interface Development — Custom interface design for equipment types not already supported. Contact Grass Valley sales office with requirements

For more details on enclosure types please refer to the IQ Modular Enclosures datasheet.

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DATASHEETS

IQSPI00: Serial Port Interface with RollNet Datasheet

The IQSPI00 from Grass Valley provides a programmable serial port interface for external devices and RollCall-compatible products.

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