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CompactPCI® Serial • Dual-Port Isolated RS-232 Interface

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CompactPCI® Serial  •  Dual-Port Isolated RS-232 Interface

The SU9-RATTLE is a dual-port isolated RS-232 Interface for PICMG® CompactPCI® Serial systems. It is an assembly unit, comprised of the SK2-SESSION XMC module carrier card, and the DU2-PONY RS-232 XMC mezzanine module.

Both D-Sub front panel connectors are isolated against the board circuitry and withstand up to 250VAC. The 460kbps EIA/TIA-232 transceivers provide ±15 kV ESD protection and are suitable for many industrial applications.


Summary of Features

  • PICMG® CompactPCI® Serial standard (CPCI-S.0) peripheral slot Card
  • Assembly unit comprising carrier board SK2-SESSION & XMC Module DU2-PONY
  • Single size Eurocard 3U 4HP 100x160mm2
  • CPCI-S backplane connector P1
  • XMC Module carrier board, equipped with XMC connector J15
  • PCI Express® Gen1 (2.5Gbps) or Gen2 (5.0Gbps) supported
  • Bidirectional PCIe redriver/repeater for optimum signal integrity
  • PCI Express® clock buffer for optimum signal integrity
  • XMC Module single-width mezzanine card 139mm x 74mm, stack height 10mm
  • Equipped with dual-port UART
  • PLX Oxford 950 UART w. 128-byte transmit/receive FIFO
  • Windows® & Linux device driver support
  • 2.5kV isolation barrier RS-232 transceivers (Analog Devices isoPower)
  • Transceivers meet EIA/TIA-232-E specifications
  • High data rate up to 460kbps
  • ±8 kV/±15 kV ESD protection on transceiver input/output pins
  • High common-mode transient immunity >25 kV/Ás
  • Suitable for high noise environment data communications and diagnostic ports
  • Two front bezel male 9-pin D-Sub connectors (RXD/TXD, CTS/RTS)
  • RS-232 ports isolated against each other and board circuitry 250VAC
  • Suitable e.g. for CompactPCI® Serial System Slot Controller SC1-ALLEGRO (CPU Board)
  • Suitable e.g. for CompactPCI® PlusIO System Slot Controller PC1-GROOVE (CPU Board)
  • Commercial and industrial temperature range
  • Rugged solution (coating/sealing available on request)
  • Long term availability
  • RoHS compliant


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