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    724-746-5500 | Page 2 T radem ark s Us ed in thi s M anual T rad em ark s U se d in thi s Man ual Bla ck B ox and th e D oub le Dia mo nd log o a re reg ist ere d t rad emar k s of BB Techno lo gie s, In c. HD M I is a reg ist ere d t rad emar k o f H DM I Li cens ing LLC. Any other trademarks mentioned in this manual are acknowledged [...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 3 FCC and IC R FI Statem ent s / NO M St atem ent FEDER AL CO MM UN IC A T IO NS CO MM IS SI ON A ND I N DUS T RY C A NA DA R AD IO F REQU ENC Y IN TER FERE NCE S TA TEME NT S This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio-frequency en ergy , and if not ins ta lle d a nd use d p rop er ly, tha t i s, in s tr [...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 4 NOM Stat ement 5. El aparato eléctrico no deberá ser usado cerca del agua — por ejemplo, cerca de la t ina d e bañ o, lavab o, sót an o moj ado o c erc a de un a alb erc a, etc. 6. El aparato eléctrico debe s er u s ado únicament e con carrit o s o pedes tales que sean recomendados por el fabricante. 7 . E[...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 5 NOM St atem ent / S afet y Notic e 1 7 . Cu idado debe ser t omado de tal manera que o bjectos liquidos no sean der rama do s so bre la c ubi er t a u ori fic ios d e ven tila ció n. 18. Ser vic io p or pe rs on al ca lifi ca do d eb erá s er pro vis to cu and o: A: El c able de pod er o el contacto ha sido da ?[...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 6 T able of Content s T abl e of Co nte nt s 1 . Spe cifications ............................................................................................. 7 2. Ov er vi ew ................................................................................................... 8 2. 1 Introduction .....................[...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 7 Chap ter 1: Sp e cific ation s 1. Spe cific at ion s SDI S ignal ing Resol utions Supported — SMTPE 424M : 3G-SDI 1080p at 5 0 / 59.94 / 6 0 H z ( 4 :2 :2) ; SMP TE 292M, 296M: H D-SDI 720p at 50 / 59. 9 4 / 60 Hz, 1080i at 5 0 / 59.94 / 6 0 H z, 108 0p at 23.9 8 / 24 / 25 / 29.97/ 3 0 Hz ; SMPTE 2 59M: SD- SDI [...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 8 Chap ter 2 : O ver vi ew 2. O ver view 2. 1 In tro du c tion The 3G-SDI / HD -SDI to HDMI Converter with loopout converts 3G -SDI / H D-SDI to HDMI compliant format. The conversion between SDI and HD MI is pure digital and guaran tee s no loss of audio and video. With up to eight channels of audio support, 7 . 1 o[...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 9 Chap ter 2 : O ver vi ew 2. 4 Har dwa re De s crip tio n Figures 2 -1 and 2- 2 show the front and back panels of the conv er ter . Table 2- 1 describes the components. 4 5 Fig ure 2- 1. Fro nt p ane l. 2 1 3 2 Fig ure 2-2. Back pa nel .[...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 10 Chap ter 2 : O ver vi ew T able 2- 1 . Front and back panel components. Number Component Descri ption 1 HDMI connector HDM I output 2 (2) L EDs Gr een: bo th po wer and s ign al ar e acti ve Oran ge : onl y p owe r is a ct ive 3 Interlock ed +5 V power jack Link s to pow er 4 BNC connector 3G- H D / SD -SDI input[...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 11 Chap ter 2 : O ver vi ew 2. 5 T yp ic al Ap pli ca tion SDI input SDI output HDMI Fig ure 2 - 3. Appl icati on di agram .[...]

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    724-746-5500 | Page 12 Chapter 3 : T roubleshooting 3. T rouble shooting 3. 1 Co nt ac ti ng Bla ck Box If you de ter min e t hat your 3G -SD I / H D -SD I to H D MI Conve r ter is mal func t ion ing, do not attempt to alter or repair the unit. It contains no user -s erviceable par ts. Conta c t B lack B ox Techn ica l S upp or t at 72[...]

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