A compact and portable distribution system, Broadcast Tools AES DA 2x6 can easily be placed on any flat surface, mounted on a wall, or added to a rack.
The AES DA 2x6, six output, two input AES/EBU distribution system follows in the footsteps of the RDDA 4x4 product and is ideal for distributing AES/EBU signals at sample rates of up to 192kHz and/or word clock around your facility providing transparent AES/EBU signal distribution.
The system provides two transformer balanced inputs, one XLR the other S/PDIF, along with six transformer isolated outputs with XLR connectors. Signal bypass is built-in with input one bypassing to output one in case of a power outage. Local and remote signal monitoring detects loss of clock with active and failure front panel LED indicators and SPST alarm relay for remote monitoring. The alarm SPDT alarm relay contacts are supplied on a plug-in euro-block connector.
The AES DA 2x6 is powered by a surge protected internal power supply with a front panel power LED. A 9 volt DC universal switching power supply with domestic AC connector is included. International AC connectors are optional. The compact half rack form-factor allows the unit to be set on a desktop, mounted on a wall or two units may be rack mounted using the RA-1, Rack-Able mounting shelf.