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Specifications
FRAME AND SYSTEMS
Input  
1RU 1RU portable desktop power supply (rear mount AC power supply module available as an option)
2RU 2RU portable desktop power supply (rear mount AC power supply module available as an option)
Desktop Power Supply Universal input
1RU 47 to 63 Hz, 70 eb
AC: 100 to 240 VAC
DC: –36 to –72 VDC
2RU 47 to 63 Hz, 130 W
AC: 100 to 240 VAC
DC: –36 to –72 VDC
Output  
Total Power 15 VDC
1RU 70 W
2RU 105 W
Performance Temperature 41° to 104° F (5° to 40° C)
Operating Temperature 32° to 122° F (0° to 50° C)
Mechanical  
1RU Dimensions (W x H x D) 19 x 5.25 x 1.75 in. (48.3 x 13.3 x 44 cm)
2RU Dimensions (W x H x D) 19 x 5.25 x 3.5 in. (48.3 x 13.3 x 88 cm)
Weight (fully loaded)  
1RU 5 lbs (2.3 kg)
2RU 7 lbs (3.2 kg)
Indicators  
Standard Resource Module Power/alarm LED
Enhanced Resource Module Power/alarm LED, data LED
Cooling (only in HD and analog audio) Forced air/convection
Input/Output Signals  
RS-232/422 Serial Communication DB-9 pin connector
Alarm/Comm Port 3-pin connector
X-Y (coaxial communication) 75 ohms BNC
Sync 75 ohms BNC
Ethernet RJ45
ANALOG AUDIO
Inputs  
Number of Inputs 8, 16, or 32
Signal Type Balanced, analog audio
Impedance High Z (20 k ohms), or Low Z (600 ohms)
Low Z analog audio only available in 16x1, 16x16, 32x32 sizes
Connector DB-25
CMRR >75 dB rejection, 20 Hz to 20 kHz
Normal Input Level +8 dBu
Maximum Level +28 dBu
Outputs  
Number of Outputs 1, 4, 16, or 32
Signal Type Balanced analog audio
Connector DB-25
Maximum Level +28 dBu
DC Output Level ±50 mV maximum
Maximum Cable Length 328 ft (100 m) of Belden 8451 or equivalent
Minimum Load 600 ohms
Impedance 66 ohms
Performance  
Gain Unity, ±0.15 dB
THD+N* <0.01% at 28 dBu
<0.005%, typical
IMD (SMPTE 4:1) <0.005%, +24 dBu, typical
<0.01%, worst case
Crosstalk >90 dB isolation, 20 Hz to 20 kHz, all hostile, typical
>85 dB isolation, worst case
Frequency Response <–3 dB to 200 kHz
0.15 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz
S/N Ratio >105 dB ref. to +28 dBu, 20 Hz to 20 kHz
Temperature  
Performance Temperature 41° to 104° F (5° to 40° C)
Operating Temperature 32° to 122° F (0° to 50° C)
* THD+N increases as matrix size and/or number of destinations increase. The worst case is a 128x64 stereo system or a 128x128 mono system with all destinations set to a single source. In this worst case, the THD+N is <0.025%, 20 Hz to 20 kHz, +28 dBu, with a High Z load.
ANALOG VIDEO
Inputs  
Number of Inputs 8, 16, or 32
Signal Type Composite or component analog video or any video or RF signal within the voltage and frequency limits
Connector 75 ohms BNC per IEC 169-8
Signal Coupling DC
Impedance 75 ohms
Return Loss >45 dB at 5 MHz
>35 dB at 20 MHz
>18 dB at 250 MHz
Normal Input Level 1 V pk-pk
Maximum Level 3 V pk-pk centered at 0 V
Outputs  
Number of Outputs 1, 4, 8, 16, or 32
Signal Type Composite, component analog video or any video or RF signal within the voltage and frequency limits
Connector 75 ohms BNC per IEC 169-8
Impedance 75 ohms
Return Loss >45 dB at 5 MHz
>35 dB at 20 MHz
>18 dB at 250 MHz
Normal Level 1 V pk-pk
Maximum Level 3 V pk-pk centered at 0 V
Tilt 0.1%
Performance  
DC Offset <±50 mV
Input to Input Gain Unity ±0.15 dB
Frequency Response ±0.1 dB from DC to 20 MHz
±0.5 dB from 20 to 50 MHz
+2 to –3 dB from 50 to 200 MHz
Crosstalk >65 dB typical
>60 worst case
Differential Gain <0.15% at 3.58 and 4.43 MHz
Differential Phase <0.15° at 3.58 and 4.43 MHz
Phase Scatter <±1° input to input
Signal to Noise >65 dB 5 MHz
Power Consumption 35 W
Temperature  
Performance Temperature 41° to 104° F (5° to 40° C)
Operating Temperature 32° to 122° F (0° to 50° C)
SDI, HD-SDI
Inputs  
Number of Inputs 8, 16, or 32
Connector 75W BNC per IEC 169-8
Signal Type SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 344M and SMPTE 292M signal formats (HS only)
Frequency limited — 3.072 Mb/s to 3 Gb/s
Normal Input Level 800 mV pk-pk ±10%
Maximum Input Level 1200 mV
Return Loss >–20 dB (5 to 540 MHz)
>–18 dB (540 MHz to 1.485 GHz)
Equalization Auto
270 Mb/s — 1100 ft (335 m) Belden 1694A
1.485 Gb/s (HS only) — 400 ft (122 m) Belden 1694A
Outputs  
Number of Outputs 1, 4, 16, or 32
Connector 75 ohms BNC per IEC 169-8
Signal Type SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 344M and SMPTE 292M signal formats
Reclocking Automatic for all SMPTE-defined data rates passthrough for all non-standard clock rates
Return Loss –20 dB (5 to 540 MHz)
>–18 dB (540 MHz to 1.485 GHz)
>12 dB to 3 Gb/s
Jitter <0.2 UI @ frequency tested
Output Amplitude 800 mV pk-pk ±10%
Rise and Fall Time 270 Mb/s — 400 to 1500 ps
  1.485 Gb/s (HS only) — <270 ps
  3 Gb/s (HS only) — <135 ps
Overshoot <10% of amplitude
Performance  
DC Offset 0 ±0.5 V
Power Consumption 16x16= 25 W
32x32= 50 W
Propagation Delay <4.5 nS P16 xn S (270 Mb/s)
<13 nS P16 xn SR (270 Mb/s)
<5.5 nS P32 xn S (270 Mb/s)
<13.5 nS P-2 xn SR (270 Mb/s)
Temperature  
Performance Temperature 41° to 104° F (5° to 40° C)
Operating Temperature 32° to 122° F (0° to 50° C)
AES AUDIO
Inputs    
  Balanced I/O Coaxial I/O
Type Balanced, transformer coupled AC coupled
Qty. (Signals) 32, 16, or 8 32, 16, or 8
Qty. (Reference) One, terminated One, looping
Connector (Signals) DB-25 BNC
Connector (Reference) Removable terminal strip BNC
Impedance 110 ohms 75 ohms
Return Loss N/A >30 dB, 0.1 to 6 MHz
>25 dB, 6 to 12 MHz
Signal Amplitude 0.2 V pk-pk to 7 V pk-pk 0.1 V to 2 V pk-pk
Outputs    
  Balanced I/O Coaxial I/O
Type Balanced, transformer coupled Unbalanced
Quantity 32, 16, 8, 4, or 1 32, 16, or 4
Connector DB-25 BNC
Impedance 110 ohms 75 ohms
Return Loss N/A >35 dB, 0.1 to 6 MHz
>25 dB, 6 to 12 MHz
Signal Amplitude 5 V pk-pk ±1 V into 110 ohms load 1 V pk-pk ±10% into 75 ohms load
DC Offset 0 V ±50 mV 0 V ±50 mV
Rise and Fall Time 5 to 30 ns 30 to 44 ns
Performance  
Propagation Delay <170 ns, asynchronous mode
<1.5 AES frames, synchronous or SQS modes
Intrinsic Jitter <5 ns
Switching Type Asynchronous, synchronous or synchronous quiet switching (SQS)
AES Frame Rates 30 to 192 kHz in asynchronous mode
  32 kHz, 44.1 kHz or 48 kHz in synchronous or SQS mode
Data Rates Up to 30 Mb/s, 50% duty cycle, asynchronous mode
Power Consumption <20 W
Temperature
Performance Temperature 41° to 104° F (5° to 40° C)
Operating Temperature 32° to 122° F (0° to 50° C)

 

        
Small-Scale Routing


Discontinued June 2015 - Replaced by the Platinim VX

 

All HD Panacea™ routers offer 3 Gb/s (1080p) performance!

The affordable, compact Panacea™ routing switcher line is the market leader for small routing applications, offering the largest selection of matrix sizes, options and built-in control features — allowing you to purchase a router tailored to your applications.

■3 Gb/s (1080p) performance at HD-SDI (1.485 Gb/s) prices
■Flexible matrix partitioning options allow for flexibility and customization
■Available in the widest array of format sizes available – from 8x8 through 32x32 and up to a 256x4 solution
■Available in 1RU or 2RU sizes:
◦Panacea 1RU — single-format matrix options: 16x16, 16x4, 16x1, 8x8 in HD-SDI, SDI, AES, analog video, analog audio
◦Panacea 2RU — dual-format matrix options: 32x32, 32x4, dual 16x16, dual 16x4, dual 8x8 in HD-SDI, SDI, AES, analog video, analog audio
◦Panacea 2RU — mixed-format matrix options: 16x16, 16x4, 16x1 and 8x8 HD-SDI SDI and analog video with analog audio
◦Other mixed formats including HD and SDI with discrete AES available — contact sales for more information
■Comprehensive signal formats include HD-SDI (3 Gb/s), SD-SDI, ASI, analog video, analog audio, AES/EBU balanced and unbalanced, and RF
■Choose either integrated universal AC or DC power supplies or external (brick) universal power supplies
■Redundant power supplies, external 1RU and 2RU, integrated 2RU only
■Ethernet communications optional on all Panacea routers except Panacea™ Lite
■Signal diagnosis capabilities (i.e., signal presence, error detection)
■Small frame footprint, only 5.25-in. (13.3 cm) deep
■Control via X/Y, serial RS-232/422, local control panel, optional remote control panel or direct-to-frame; optional IP/Ethernet/SNMP

Key Benefits
■3 Gb/s performance
■Flexible matrix sizes from 8x8 to 256x4
■Widest range of formats in the industry
■Control via Ethernet, coax X/Y and serial standard
■Redundant power supplies available
■Small-frame footprint
■Budget-conscious price
■Superior quality

Panacea™ — Industry’s Largest Selection of Small-Matrix Routing

HD/SD-SDI
The Panacea wideband digital multirate routing switcher offers a clear growth path from lower-bit rate SDI and ASI to high-bandwidth HDTV applications. It routes signals from 3.072 Mb/s to 3 Gb/s.

SD-SDI
From 8x8 to 32x32, the Panacea SDI router switches signals from 3.072 to 540 Mb/s.

Wideband Analog Video
The Panacea wideband analog video router switches standard composite NTSC, PAL, SECAM and analog component video signals, and RF/IF-up to 200 MHz.

Analog Audio
The Panacea analog audio router switches standard stereo and mono analog audio signals, as well as timecode.

AES/EBU Digital Audio
The Panacea AES/EBU routing switcher provides synchronous switching for balanced or unbalanced digital audio signals.

Ordering Information
Signal Formats

S SDI, non-reclocking
SR SDI with reclocking
HS HD-SDI (wideband digital multi-rate) non-reclocking
HSR HD-SDI (wideband digital multi-rate) with reclocking
AEB AES/EBU balanced, digital audio
AEC AES/EBU coaxial digital audio
AEBQ AES/EBU balanced, digital audio quiet switch
AECQ AES/EBU coaxial digital audio quiet switch
A2 Analog stereo audio
V Analog video
 
Power Supplies
I Internal AC power supply
Y Internal DC power supply
O External AC power supply
 
Ethernet Connectivity
E Enables Ethernet connectivity