kda50 manual and sdi cables & questions
h.wolter at sympatico.ca
Wed Apr 27 12:25:27 CDT 2005
it is possible to build them with just 50 ohm thin coax soldered to 0.1
or are they tightly impedance dependent? Are there resistors on the drive
I assume that it takes 2 coax cables per drive (in/out) - thus 4 connections
From: "Brad Parker" wrote :
Subject: Re: kda50 manual and sdi cables & questions
> >- do I need the bulkheads and an odd number if wires - even if
> >going directly from controller to drive (say one drive to one port)?
> I've been running SDI drives off a UDA50 with just a single cable for
> testing. Seems to work fine. Not mechanically secure but good for
> making sure the drive works.
> If you use more than one cable you need an odd number of cables to get
> the pin swapping to work right.
> Don't have any extras, sorry. Could use a few more myself :-)
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