Data Device Corporation (DDC) has presented the BU-67102UX1 USB board for applications that do not have a standard backplane but have a USB port in the system.
This small form factor USB board allows up to 2 dual-redundant MIL-STD-1553 channels and/or 4 Receive/2 Transmit ARINC 429 channels to be easily added to any system with a USB connection to provide a light weight, small size, rugged, and reliable bus interface. The board can meet rugged levels of shock and vibration, along with a maximum temperature range of -40°C to +85°C.
The board is available as 1553 only, 429 only, or combination 1553/429 Multi-I/O to save space, power, weight, and cost for systems that need both 1553 and 429.
Key features: Small Form Factor o Conduction or air cooled o 3 inches x 2.97 inches (76.2 mm x 75.4 mm) o USB 2.0 host interface
Up to 2 Dual Redundant MIL-STD-1553 Channels o BC/MT or Multi-RT/MT per Channel o Supports MIL-STD-1553 A/B o Transformer and/or Direct Coupled o BC Disable for RT Only Applications o Tx Inhibit for MT Only Applications
Up to 4 Receive and 2 Transmit ARINC 429 Channels o High/Low speed operation o Multiple reception and transmission methods o Supports other ARINC standards
8 digital discrete I/O IRIG-B Time Input & 1 Pulse-Per-Second Output 48-bit/100nS time stamp High-Level C software development kits for Windows XP/Vista/7 and Linux Graphical avionics bus analysis and simulation software available AceXtreme next generation 1553 Core
Applications: Desktops, laptops, and tablet computers Any embedded box with a USB port Applications requiring MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC 429 connectivity in one device Applications with limited space
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