ES-488U SMPTE/EBU Time Code Generator/Reader


SMPTE / EBU Time Code Reader, Generator & Video Inserter

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The ES-488U is a microprocessor-based unit which can Generate, Read and Video Insert SMPTE time code. All controls are front panel mounted while the inputs and outputs are accessible via rear mounted connectors. If option "R" is ordered, the unit may be remotely operated via RS232 interface to a PC running the Control Panel software.

  • Reader/Generator "Hold" control
  • Presettable Time & User Bits
  • Reads/ Generates Time and User Bits
  • .56" Yellow LED display
  • Regenerated Time Code output
  • Error Bypass
  • Reads 1/30 to 30x play speed,
  • Drop-Frame/Non Drop-frame modes with indicator
  • Video/Black-Burst and Color Frame inputs
  • 2 Video outputs
  • Position/Size/Brightness controls for Video Insert
  • Keyed/Transparent/Background/No Background Modes
  • SMPTE, EBU & Film modes
  • Optional RS232 Remote Control Interface
  • 220-240 VAC (110-120 VAC is standard) & UL options available