Broadcast Pix 801 Hitachi Camera Control ‐ up to 9 cameras, includes RS232‐>RS485 converter
Can control a wide-range of Hitachi Eagle Pan/Tilt Heads, including the PT-101. Up to 9 cameras with 32 presets each may be controlled.Depending on your installation, other Eagle control cables may be necessary.
The Broadcast Pix Slate system can also control larger box-style cameras with the Hitachi camera control through the Eagle Pan/Tilt heads and protocol. Up to 9 Cameras are connected to the workstation using a serial RS-485 connection, which has a maximum length of 1,200 meters (4,000 feet). A DB 9-pin RS-232 to screw terminal RS-485 converter is included, which plugs into the workstation in COM 1 or COM 2 and feeds a Multiplexer (or wire splice) that sends 5 wires to each camera head, 3 are for communication and 2 for power. All cameras connect to a multiplexer to split power and communication to all your cameras. The Pan-Tilt heads, Multiplexer, power supplies and cables are provided from Eagle.