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PicoLink Series DEC-291p

12-bit NTSC/PAL/SECAM to SDI Decoder

The DEC-291p is a miniature NTSC/PAL/SECAM to SDI decoder which features 12-bit superior quality processing. This product automatically detects NTSC/PAL/SECAM formats from incoming composite video signals and provides the appropriate serial SDI format. Its simplified design makes it very easy to install and operate, and it is the ideal solution for monitoring applications.

FEATURES

  • Superior quality 12-bit processing
  • Automatic detection of NTSC/PAL/SECAM composite formats
  • Bi-colored LED indicates status on the composite input
  • Selection of source stability and setup level
  • Lightweight and very small extruded aluminum housing

SPECIFICATIONS

Input

  • Signal:
    • NTSC (525/60), PAL (625/50)
    • PAL-M (525/60)
    • PAL-N (625/50)
    • SECAM (625/50)
  • Return loss: >35 dB up to 5 MHz
  • Connector: 75Ω BNC

Output

  • Signal: SMPTE ST 259-C (270 Mb/s)
  • Return loss: >15 dB up to 270 MHz
  • Jitter: <0.2 UI (0.74 ns) p-p
  • Connector: 75Ω BNC

Processing Performance

  • Quantization: 12 bits
  • Signal path: 10 bits
  • Sampling: 54 MHz (4X oversampling)
  • Freq. response: ±0.5 dB to 4.2 MHz (NTSC)
  • ±0.5 dB to 5 MHz (PAL)
  • Processing delay: 191 µs

Electrical

  • Voltage: 5 VDC
  • Power: 2.2W

ORDERING INFORMATION

DEC-291p 12-bit NTSC/PAL/SECAM to SDI decoder
 
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PicoLink Series DEC-291p

The DEC-291p from Grass Valley is a miniature NTSC/PAL/SECAM to SDI decoder which features 12-bit superior quality processing. It automatically detects NTSC/PAL/SECAM formats from incoming composite video signals and provides the appropriate serial SDI format.

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