High value communication assets require redundant (backup) systems. The RSX4 redundancy switchers provide an automated method of providing this function. Under program control, manual, or direct alarm input, this unit provides redundancy switching for single, dual, or up to quad channels. Plug-ins are available for a variety of digital and analog signals including ASI, IF, L-Band and others up to 18GHz.
NOTE: Although it is available in standard configurations, the design construction makes it simple to build for custom or special requirements. Our technical staff can help configure the exact system to meet your specific application. Contact the factory.
Ultra-High reliability relay technology
No distortion or gain issues
Up to four channels of A/B redundancy
Signals pass without power (some plug-ins)
BNC or SMA signal connectors
Choice or 75 or 50 ohm
Digital and analog type plug-ins
Cost saving dual mode 1:4 or 1:1 backup switching
Serial control port, 10/100 Ethernet
Field configurable serial port (232C/422A/485)
Dry contact direct alarm input port
Front panel LED back-lit keys
High contrast LCD display
Modular 1RU high chassis (1.75”)
International AC power range (DC optional)
Self-monitoring power supplies
Integrated rack mount design (19 inch)
Certified CE EN61010 (LVD)
Our RSX4 is designed to automate connectivity coaxial signals spanning the DC-18GHz range. Rather than using patch cords, the following installations may benefit from use of this product:
Redundancy Switching: Ultra Reliable
Single to Quad Channel: ASI, IF, L-Band or 18GHz
The RSX4 Redundancy Switch unit provides backup selections for signals as high as 18GHz. This product delivers ultra-high signal performance coupled with advanced remote/manual control and monitoring. Ethernet port, serial port, front panel control, and alarm input port are all standard. methods of control.
Designed specifically for ENG trucks, critcal installations, and for the general satellite/communications industry, the 1RU high rack mount unit can be controlled remotely, at teh front panel, or direct alarm input. The unit provides redundancy switching for single, dual, or up to quad channels. Plug-ins are available for a variety of digital and analog signals including ASI, IF, L-Band and others up to 18GHz. Plug-ins can be mixed and matched as needed.
The unit includes redundant power supplies with dual power inputs (AC or AC/DC). The manual controls may be locked to prevent unintentional operation. Self-monitoring power supplies are standard with an independent and redundant design. The unit has an international AC power input designed for any international AC power source, and an optional wide-range DC power input is available.
The RSX4 units are delivered complete, 100% tested, and ready for installation & integration. The following items are included:
Two 6'-foot power cords
Resource disc (#RDRSX4)
Hardware accessory kit
Warranty registration card
Free lifetime technical support
Free lifetime firmware updates
Care should be given to the Resource Disc as this has all documentation and instructions. Electronic copies of the Operations Manual and Programmers Guide are included, as well as RouteWarePRO control and monitoring software with a 30-Day free trial.
Global Leader in Signal Technology
Universal Switching Corporation is an internationally recognized leader in the signal routing industry that manufactures leading-edge switching and distribution equipment.
Since 1992, the USC commitment to Continuous Process Improvement and cutting-edge technology has combined to provide a unique blend of low cost yet high quality products. With a corporate culture that includes a modern facility, talented personnel, a comprehensive Quality Management System and ISO 9001:2008 certification, USC provides a standard 2-Year warranty for all equipment and offers an optional extended 5-Year warranty.