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AM-60-860 SAP Agile Audio/Video Modulator- LED Display by Blonder Tongue

AM-60-860 SAP Agile Audio/Video Modulator- LED Display by Blonder Tongue

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The AM-60-860 SAP Stereo/SAP Agile Modulator is an analog audio/video modulator equipped with a stereo primary audio and a SAP (Secondary Audio Program) input. An Emergency Alert System (EAS) or alternate IF (Intermediate Frequency) input is also
  • Brand
    Blonder Tongue
  • SKU
    AM-60-860 SAP
  • Weight
    8.00 lbs
  • Warranty
    1 Year
  • Condition
    New
  • Status
    Discontinued
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The AM-60-860 SAP Stereo/SAP Agile Modulator is an analog audio/video modulator equipped with a stereo primary audio and a SAP (Secondary Audio Program) input. An Emergency Alert System (EAS) or alternate IF (Intermediate Frequency) input is also provided. The modulator provides audio and video modulated RF carriers on any NTSC CATV, VHF or UHF channel in the frequency range from 54 to 860 MHz. The unit is compatible with any standard audio/video source such as satellite receivers, television cameras, video tape recorders, or television demodulators.

FEATURES AND BENEFITS
  • Fully integrated Stereo + SAP Audio Generators
  • Supports All Broadcast and CATV Channels, including All HRC and IRC Assignments
  • EAS/ALT IF Ready via Manual or Automatic Mode
  • Superior Broadband Noise Performance (-76 dB)
  • All Level Controls are Conveniently Located on Front Panel for Easy Set Up and Adjustment
  • Easy to use Push Button LED Display with Microprocessor Control for Channel & RF Level Control
  • Balanced Main Audio Inputs
  • Video Input
    • Connector
      • “F” Female
    • Input Level
      • 1.0 volt Peak-to-Peak (87.5% depth of modulation)
    • Frequency Response
      • 1.5 dB Peak-to-Valley (fv-0.5 to fv+4.2 MHz)
    • Video-to-RMS Hum Ratio
      • 65 dB Peak-to-Peak
    • Signal-to-Noise Ratio
      • 58 dB (Weighted; at 4 MHz bandwidth)
    • Differential Gain
      • 2.0% (87.5% depth of modulation)
    • Differential Phase
      • 1.0 degree (87.5% depth of modulation)
    • Over-modulation Indicator
      • 87.5% ±2.5%
    • Chrominance/Luminance Delay
      • Per FCC Requirements
    • Impedance
      • 75 O
    • Return Loss
      • 18 dB
  • Main Audio Stereo Input
    • Connector
      • Barrier Strip
    • Input Sensitivity
      • 350 mV rms for 55 kHz peak deviation (w/ pilot tone)
    • Frequency Response (Decoder output Left or Right channel)
      • L+ R (in-phase inputs)
        • 50 Hz to 10 kHz 0.50 dB 50 Hz to 12 kHz .75 dB
      • L - R (out-of-phase inputs)
        • 50 Hz to 10 kHz 2.50 dB 50 Hz to 12 kHz 3.5 dB
      • L or R (one grounded)
        • 50 Hz to 10 kHz 1.50 dB 50 Hz to 12 kHz 1.75 dB
    • Separation
      • 50 Hz to 10 kHz 20 dB
    • Harmonic Distortion @ 1 kHz
      • (Decoder output Left or Right channel)
    • L+ R (in-phase inputs)
      • Less than 1%
    • L - R (out-of-phase inputs)
      • Less than 1%
    • L or R (one grounded)
      • Less than 1%
  • SAP Audio Input
    • Connector
      • RCA
    • Input Level
      • 0.5 to 5.0 volt peak-to-peak
    • Frequency Range
      • 50 Hz to 10 kHz
    • Frequency Response
      • ±2 dB
    • Total Harmonic Distortion
      • 0.01
    • Signal-to-Noise Ratio
      • 80 dB
    • Over Modulation Threshold
      • 10 kHz, ±1 kHz peak deviation
    • Input Impedance
      • Greater than 10 kO, unbalanced
  • General
    • Dimensions (WxDxH)
      • 19.0 x 14.25 x 1.75 in. (483 x 362 x 44 mm)
    • Power
      • 117 VAC ±10%; 60 Hz (Fuse 0.40 Amp)
    • Power Dissipation
      • 28 W (max)
    • Weight
      • 7 lbs (3.18 kg)
    • Operating Temperature
      • 32 to 122 °F (0 to 50 °C)
    • Storage Temperature
      • -13 to 158 °F (-25 to 70 °C)
    • Operating Humidity
      • 0 to 95% RH @ 35 °C max, non-condensation
    • Storage Humidity
      • 0 to 95% RH @ 35 °C max, non-condensation
  • RF Output
    • Connector
      • “F” Female
    • Frequency Range
      • 54 to 860 MHz
    • NTSC Channel Modes
      • UHF, VHF, CATV (Standard, HRC, & IRC)
    • Signal Level
      • +60 dBmV
    • Signal Level Display Range
      • +48 to +62 dBmV (in 0.2 dB increments)
    • Broadband Noise
      • -77 dBc (@ +60 dBmV output level, 4 MHz bandwidth)
    • Spurious Outputs
      • -63 dBc
    • Impedance
      • 75 O
    • Return Loss
      • 12 dB
    • Aural/Visual Carrier Ratio
      • -15 dB ±5 dB
    • 4.5 MHz Aural Inter-carrier Freq. Tolerance
      • ±150 Hz; 32 to 122 °F (0 to 50 °C)
    • Channel Selectivity
      • Adjacent Aural & Below
        • 40 dB
      • Adjacent Picture & Above
        • -40 dB ±5 dB
    • Visual Carrier Freq. Tolerance
      • Standard Channels
        • ±20 kHz; 32 to 122 °F (0 to 50 °C)
      • FCC Aeronautical Channels
        • ±5 kHz; 32 to 122 °F (0 to 50 °C)
  • IF (Intermediate Frequency)
    • Input/Output Connector
      • “F” Female / “F” Female
    • Aural Frequency
      • 41.25 MHz
    • Visual Frequency
      • 45.75 MHz
    • Composite IF Output
      • Aural Carrier Level
        • +20 dBmV
      • Visual Carrier Level
        • +35 dBmV
    • Input/Output Impedance
      • 75/75 O
    • Input/Output Return Loss
      • 16/15 dB
    • EAS/Alternative IF
      • Connector
        • “F” Female
      • Input Level
        • +38 dBmV @ 45.75 MHz
      • Switch Isolation
        • Greater than 60 dB
  • Monitoring/Indicators
    • Channel / Mode / RF Output
      • Front-panel; 3-Digit LED Display
    • Video Overmodulation
      • Front-panel; Red LED
    • Audio Overmodulation
      • Front-panel; Red LED
    • SAP Audio Overmodulation
      • Front-panel; Red LED
    • EAS/Alternative IF
      • Front-panel; Red LED
    • Stereo
      • Front-panel; Green LED
  • Controls
    • Channel / Mode / RF Output
      • Front-panel; Key-pad
    • Video Level
      • Front-panel; Potentiometer
    • Audio Level
      • Front-panel; Potentiometer
    • Aural Carrier Level
      • Front-panel; Potentiometer
    • SAP Audio Level
      • Front-panel; Potentiometer
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    We offer free ground shipping on every purchase of $300 and more for US and US territory. We deliver worldwide.
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  • Return Policy
    We Offer a 30-Day Money Back Guarantee