AnaCom's RackSat series of rack-mounted up- and down-converters have all of the familiar features of
AnaCom's outdoor converters in a compact, rack-mountable form. Ideally suited for SCPC, MCPC,
DAMA, TDMA, and VoIP applications and designed to interface with any L-band modem, AnaCom
RackSat converters may be used in a wide variety of communication networks.
Available in upconverter, downconverter, or dual configurations.
(dual configuration EC and SEC-band only)
Superior phase noise
Flexible, universal power supply and converter (protected from 0
volts through 250 volts AC)
Variable Gain Block Up-Converter
Part of a family of products with significant commonality
Internal 10 MHz reference (Optional)
Summary fault-status reporting including overheating, and converter
failure. Robust 1+1 Redundant operation using AnaCom's Protection Switch.
Built in test feature for improved maintainability and reduced depen-
dence on external test equipment
Built-In Test Facility
To improve and simplify maintenance routines, an external terminal
(or computer) can be connected to monitor a number of critical
parameters without use of additional test equipment. These include:
Power supply voltages
TX synthesizer loop voltages
Onboard microprocessor for automatic temperature and
A family of products with significant commonality
minimizes demands for spares and training
These converters are desinged for a minimum of
maintenance. Periodic scheduled maintenance is not
Rack-mountable installation. (1U)
Compact, Functional Design
The RackSat upconverter includes an L-band to RF upconverter,
and a universal power supply.
The RackSat downconverter includes an RF to L-band
down-converter, and a universal power supply.
All of these are contained in a simple rack-mountable
package, which provides excellent reliability in a wide range