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10-bit Digital 8-ch Video with 1-ch Bi-directional Contact Closure

The FT810CB 10-Bit Digital Video and Contact Closure transmission products, support fiber optical transmission of 10-Bit PCM coded video (up to 8 channels) with one bi-directional contact closure and features high-performance laser-based optics for the clearest, most reliable data transmission. The video and contact closure series products support fiber optic transmission of 10-Bit PCM coded video and bidirectional contact closure in both single and multi-mode with no video degradation over the entire operating distance(up to 20 km).
This plug-and-play product provides instant product compatibility for most major security manufacturers' equipment and reliability in harsh environments, a perfect compliment to any commercial, government or intelligent transportation application. The product features in card module or standalone type.


Video -

  • NTSC or PAL video standards supported
  • Non-compressed 10-bit digitally encoded video
  • No video degradation over the maximum operating distance

Contact Closure -

  • Bi-directional contact closure
  • 2ms response time
  • Normally open

Optical -

  • One fiber design
  • High performance laser-based optics
  • Multimode or Singlemode
  • ST or FC connectors available

Robust Design -

  • Plug-and-Play design, no in-field adjustments required
  • Hot-swappable design
  • Wide operating temperature range of -40ºC to +75ºC
  • Designed for use in harsh environments

Warranty -

  • Comprehensive Lifetime Warranty

Ordering Information -

Fiber Type Part Number Description Wavelengths
Optical Power Budget(dB) Max. Distance(Km) No. of slots
FT810CB-SMT 8-ch Video Transmitter / Receiver with 1-ch bidirectional Contact Closure Transceiver 1310 | 1550 23 1 2
FT810CB-SMR 8-ch Video Transmitter / Receiver with 1-ch bidirectional Contact Closure Transceiver
FT810CB-SST 8-ch Video Transmitter / Receiver with 1-ch bidirectional Contact Closure Transceiver 1310 | 1550 17 20 2
FT810CB-SSR 8-ch Video Transmitter / Receiver with 1-ch bidirectional Contact Closure Transceiver


Options - ST type connector is standard. For FC type, specify “F” in the suffix. E.g. FMT.
- For Standaone type, please add “SA”. E.g. SMTSA
- Please feel free to consult factory if longer transmission distance is required.
Power Adaptor - Power adaptor is included for Standalone type only.
Rack Mount Chassis - FT-C18 is to be purchased separately. Please refer to accessories section for the details.


Number of Channels 8
Input/Output 1 Volt pk-pk (75 ohms)
Bandwidth >=6MHz
Differential Gain <1% Typical
Differential Phase <1 Degree Typical
SNR-CCIR weighted >65dB
Contact Closure
Number of Channels 1
Direction Bi-directional
Input Dry Contact or TTL Input
Output Dry Contact, NO or NC
Dry Contact Output Rating Max. 32VDC/VAC @ 100mA
Video Signal Indication (Presence) Green LED lit
Contact Closure Input / Output Red/Green LED lit
Optical Carrier Detected Yellow / Active
Power Red / On
Video Input / Output BNC
Optical Input / Output ST (standard), FC (optional)
Contact Closure Input / Output 7-pin screw terminals
Power (Standalone) 2-pin screw terminals
Power(Rack-Mount) Bus connector
Electrical and Mechanical
Power(Standalone) 12VDC @ 6.6W
Power(Rack Mount) From FT-C18 Chassis
Dimensions(WxHxD)(Standalone) 156 x 50.5 x 223mm(Max)
Dimensions(WxHxD)(Rack Mount) 148 x 41.4 x 213mm(Max)
Shipping Weight(Standalone) 0.82kg
Shipping Weight(Rack Mount) 0.35kg
Operating Temp -40°C to +75°C
Storage Temp -40°C to +85°C
Relative Humidity 0 to 95% non-condensing
MTBF > 100,000 hours

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