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Ross Video Ross Video designs, manufactures and supports a wide range of innovative products for use in video production applications. Ross products are installed in over 100 countries around the world, where they are used daily by top broadcasters, production companies, sports stadiums, government agencies and houses of worship. Visit rossvideo.com

8900-Series 12G / 3G / HD / SD / ASI / MADI Distribution Amplifiers

8900-Series 12G / 3G / HD / SD / ASI / MADI Distribution Amplifiers

The 8900 Series are Ross Video’s Premium level, highly versatile single and dual channel video distribution amplifiers. These amplifiers have been designed to aid customers in the build out of signal chains that are supporting…


GPI-8941 – General Purpose Interface Card

GPI-8941 – General Purpose Interface Card

The GPI-8941 is a General Purpose Interface Card that is housed in the openGear modular chassis. The card is designed to provide a way for customers to integrate GPI/GPO capability into their systems in a…


OG3-FR – openGear® High Density Modular Frame

OG3-FR – openGear® High Density Modular Frame

High Power, High Speed, and Unsurpassed Flexibility. openGear® 3.0 is the evolution of the industry’s first and only open hardware and software platform. The next generation openGear® frame, OG3-FR combines function, flexibility and power with advanced features…


OPA-8381 – Analog Audio Adapter

OPA-8381 – Analog Audio Adapter

The OPA-8381 openGear® adapter is designed to allow existing customers, with RossGear Analog Audio 8000 Series products, to easily migrate existing solutions to the DFR-8321 frame. The OPA-8381 can also be used in situations where…


UDC-8625-A/-B – Multi-Function Format Converter

UDC-8625-A/-B – Multi-Function Format Converter

The UDC-8625-A/-B is a multi-function solution for Up Down Cross Conversion, audio embedding and de-embedding, discrete audio processing, Keying, Logo Insertion, A/B Mixing, all with audio video processing, timing, and synchronization. The UDC-8625-A/-B Format Converter…


RCM -8120 – Remote Control Modules

RCM -8120 – Remote Control Modules

The RCM family of remote control modules provide easy control over the openGear® family of switches in a space saving design. 2 or 4 button models are available for control of the DSS-8224 and the…


DAC-8418-A – AES to Quad Analog Audio Converter

DAC-8418-A – AES to Quad Analog Audio Converter

The DAC-8418-A Dual AES to Quad Analog Audio Converter is a broadcast quality modular product used to convert 2 unbalanced AES digital audio signals into 4 channels of analog audio. The DAC-8418-A supports audio sampling…


ADC-8434-A – Quad Analog Audio to AES Converter

ADC-8434-A – Quad Analog Audio to AES Converter

The ADC-8434-A Quad Analog Audio to AES Converter is a broadcast quality, modular solution, which converts 4 analog audio channels to 2, 24-bit, unbalanced AES-3id signals. The ADC-8434-A accepts 4 analog audio signals (2 stereo…


VEA-8707A – Analog Video Equalizing Amplifier

VEA-8707A – Analog Video Equalizing Amplifier

The VEA-8707A analog equalizing amplifier has been specially developed for use with the openGear® HD / SD SDI frame. Use of this amplifier eliminates the need for a separate analog frame in a mixed digital…


ADA-8405-C – Analog Audio and Timecode DA w/ Remote Gain

ADA-8405-C – Analog Audio and Timecode DA w/ Remote Gain

The ADA-8405-C is a remote gain analog audio distribution amplifier designed for broadcast use. It can be used as either a mono 1×8, or dual channel (stereo) 1×4 audio DA. When used with the standard…


ADA-8402-B – AES / EBU Distribution Amplifier – 110Ω

ADA-8402-B – AES / EBU Distribution Amplifier – 110Ω

The ADA-8402-B is an AES / EBU distribution amplifier designed for broadcast use. It provides 8 copies of the incoming balanced AES3 signal when used with the R2B-8402 full rear module or 4 copies of…


DashBoard Control System

DashBoard Control System

The OG3 openGear frame offers remote control & monitoring with the combination of the MFC-8322-N network interface card, and DashBoard application. This offering allows users to remotely monitor and control parameters on openGear modules that…


UDC-8625 – 3G / HD / SD SDI Multi-Function Format Converter

UDC-8625 – 3G / HD / SD SDI Multi-Function Format Converter

The UDC-8625 is a multi-function solution for Up / Down / Cross Conversion, Keying, Logo Insertion, A/B Mixing, all with audio video processing, timing, and synchronization. The UDC-8625 Format Converter A feature rich 3G/HD/SD converter…


TSM-100 – Transport Stream Monitor

TSM-100 – Transport Stream Monitor

The TSM-100 analyzes an MPEG-2 transport stream for compliance with standards and recommended practices, including ATSC A/78, TR 101 290, and SCTE-142. It inspects the presence and timing of critical MPEG components and verifies the…


TSI-100 – Transport Stream Identifier

TSI-100 – Transport Stream Identifier

The TSI-100 monitors the ASI transport stream and provides a GPI/O output when the TSID is not correct. This signal may be used to control other devices or to signal the fault. The TSI-100 is…


TSD-100 – Transport Stream Detector

TSD-100 – Transport Stream Detector

The TSD-100 analyzes an MPEG-2 transport stream to identify occurrences of selected components. For example, when SCTE-35 triggers are carried in operator specified PIDs, the TSD-100 can simply use the presence of these PIDs or…


ASI-310 – DVB-ASI to SMPTE 310 Converter

ASI-310 – DVB-ASI to SMPTE 310 Converter

Convert MPEG-2 transport streams between the DVB-ASI and SMPTE 310 formats. The ASI-310 converter offers a number of unique features to ease integration into your environment. It can simultaneously convert ASI-to-310 and 310-to-ASI. The 310…


VRC-100 VANC Data Monitoring

VRC-100 VANC Data Monitoring

The VRC-100 VANC receiver card provides a simple and highly configurable way of monitoring the VANC data in a SMPTE 292M signal. Information about the VANC content is displayed over the video that contains it….


VDD-100 VANC Data Detector and Trigger

VDD-100 VANC Data Detector and Trigger

The VDD-100 VANC Data Detector provides a GPIO trigger based on detecting a specific user-defined packet in the VANC. This makes the VDD-100 ideal for a wide variety of applications including: Detecting network branding triggers…


VAC-100 VANC Data Authoring Inserter

VAC-100 VANC Data Authoring Inserter

The VAC-100 VANC Data Authoring Inserter provides a cost-effective means of authoring and inserting the most common VANC data into a SMPTE 259M or SMPTE 292M signal. The card, through its user interface, allows most…


GPI-100 Remote GPI VANC Transmission

GPI-100 Remote GPI VANC Transmission

The GPI-100 enables GPI/O triggers to be carried in the Vertical Ancillary (VANC) data area of an SDI (SMPTE 259M) or HD SDI (SMPTE 292M) video signal, in accordance with SMPTE 291 and other related…


CMI-100 Constant Metadata Inserter

CMI-100 Constant Metadata Inserter

The CMI-100 provides the television industry with a cost-effective and automated means of inserting constant metadata into SMPTE 259M and SMPTE 292M signals. The CMI-100 automatically and repetitively inserts audio metadata, active format descriptors (AFD),…


CDP-100 VANC Captioning CDP Analyzer

CDP-100 VANC Captioning CDP Analyzer

The CDP-100 monitors captioning CDPs in a SMPTE 292 signal for compliance to the SMPTE 334 standard. It reports and logs any variances from the standard. The card can either run continuously and log errors,…


LDP-8242 Multi-Definition Loudness Processor

LDP-8242 Multi-Definition Loudness Processor

The LDP-8242 is ideal for correcting irritating loudness differences between programs and commercials. Featuring 24-bit audio processing that supports 16 channels of embedded audio from an HD / SD SDI signal. With Linear Acoustic AEROMAX™…


ADC-8733A-C (-SC) – Analog Component with 4 Channels of Analog Audio to SDI Converter

ADC-8733A-C (-SC) – Analog Component with 4 Channels of Analog Audio to SDI Converter

The ADC-8733B-C (-SC) is the perfect solution for converting analog component (YUV / RGB) sources with audio such as VTRs, into the digital realm. The component YUV / RGB video signal, with or without setup,…


ADC-8733A (-S) – Analog Component to SDI Converter

ADC-8733A (-S) – Analog Component to SDI Converter

The ADC-8733B (-S) is the perfect solution for converting analog component (YUV / RGB) sources such as VTRs, cameras, and character generators for use in the digital realm. The component YUV / RGB video signal,…


ADC-8732B (-SC) – Analog Composite with 4 Channels of Analog Audio to SDI Converter

ADC-8732B (-SC) – Analog Composite with 4 Channels of Analog Audio to SDI Converter

A superior quality analog to digital converter with 4 channels of audio designed to handle tough satellite feeds and general decoding requirements. The ADC-8732B-C (-SC) is a 10-bit broadcast quality video decoder with a 12-bit…


SFS-8221 – HD / SD SDI Frame Synchronizer

SFS-8221 – HD / SD SDI Frame Synchronizer

The SFS-8221 is a HD / SD SDI SDI frame synchronizer designed for re-timing applications in both standard and high-definition environments. The SFS-8221 supports all popular standard and high-definition video formats including 480i, 576i, 720p,…


SPG-8260 – Sync Pulse Generator

SPG-8260 – Sync Pulse Generator

The SPG-8260 sync pulse generator provides 4 pairs of outputs with each pair independently programmed to be either tri-level sync or a composite signal. Each pair of outputs can be independently delayed relative to the…


MDK-111A-K – HD / SD Quad Logo Inserter

MDK-111A-K – HD / SD Quad Logo Inserter

The MDK-111A-K is an advanced high density 4 channel quad logo inserter providing cost-effective channel branding. Each of the 4 input streams can independently have an animated logo inserted. For example, the MDK-111A-K can take…