Redundancy Protection Documents


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Protection Switch Specifications

Protection Switch Specifications 84 KB
RackSat Protection Switch Specifications 399 KB

Protection Switch Instruction Manual

Protection Switch Operation Manual 872 KB

Protection Switch Housing Drawings

TX-Only horizontal orientation 33 KB
TX/RX horizontal orientation 35 KB
TX/RX vertical orientation 95 KB
Protection Switch System Diagrams

Single Enclosure Transceivers 26 KB
External HPA 1+1 setup 30 KB
External HPA 1+1 setup with Block Down Converters 109 KB
1+1 Redundancy using ELSAT® or SSPA units TX-only 8 KB
1+1 BUC Redundancy with LNB protection 75 KB
1+1 BUC Redundancy Protection N-type C-band with LNB 18 KB
1+1 Ku SSPA Redundancy with LNB protection 18 KB
RackSat Tx-only Redundancy Protection System 16 KB
RackSat Tx-only Ethernet Redundancy Protection System 16 KB

Cable Diagrams
Protection Switch Cables Part Number Connector File Size

Protection Switch to ODU RS-232 M&C setup P/N 30756 18-pin 105 KB
Protection Switch to ODU RS-485 M&C setup P/N 31197 18-pin 105 KB
Protection Switch to ODU Ethernet setup P/N 32998 18-pin 105 KB
18-pin circular to D-Shell connecting Protection Switch to PC with RS-485 converter P/N 31415 9-pin D-shell 53 KB
18-pin circular to D-Shell connecting Protection Switch to PC with RS-485 converter P/N 31199 25-pin D-shell 53 KB
Protection Switch to Waveguide Baseball Switch or Coax Switch P/N 30933
P/N 31375
6-pin 100 KB

Other Cables Part Number Connector File Size

Power Cable Assembly Drawing 56 KB
48VDC Cable Assembly Drawing 26 KB
RS-232 Cable 6-pin 64 KB
RS-232 Cable 18-pin 73 KB
ODU-PS Ethernet Cable 6-pin 12 KB
Ethernet Cable 18-pin 61 KB
Xicom SSPA to AnaCom 0dbm driver 17 KB

Protection Switch Notes

Engineering notes: stubbing out the RX baseball switch
connector when a Protection Switch is used
in a TX-only setup
64 KB
Protection Switch Manual Mode Timeout Feature 78 KB

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