MIL-STD-1553 PMC Interface

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Manufacturer Ballard

Astronics Ballard Technology

Description :

The Mx5 family of XMC and PMC cards enable electronic systems to interface with up to eight (8) MIL-STD-1553 avionics databuses. They provide extensive 1553 functionality and are used to communicate with, simulate, test, and monitor 1553 equipment and systems. These high-density high-performance cards are suitable for applications ranging from test equipment to rugged deployable systems.

A wide selection of models is available: XMC and PMC, front and rear panel I/O, various 1553 channel counts and capabilities, and optional ARINC 429, 717, 708, and serial interfaces. They all include avionics discretes, timers, IRIG synchronization/generation, and differential interfaces usable as discrete I/O. All models may be used in either conduction or convection cooled systems.

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  • Up to 8 MIL-STD-1553 Channels
  • Various Discrete I/O
  • IRIG A/B PWM and AM
  • 64 MB ECC Data Memory
  • Extensive Built-in Test (BIT)
  • ARINC 429/717 Channels Optional
  • Benefits

  • Choice of XMC or PMC backplane
  • Powerful protocol engine relieves host
  • Mixed protocol saves system space
  • Rugged design (MIL-STD-810)
  • Free customer support for product life
  • Standard limited warranty
  • RoHS compliant