Accessory Packages for the Allegiant

Accessory Packages for the Allegiant

The Allegiant accessory products provide many optional features to the base Allegiant Video Switcher/ Control System. Various accessory products are available, including operator keyboards, code distribution units, data converters, receiver/drivers, and various port expanders. Where applicable, all accessory products are designed to be compatible throughout the Allegiant systems. In addition to Allegiant accessories, this data sheet also includes brief information on other products typically used with the Allegiant Series of matrix switchers. In some cases, complete information for a product is found in a separate datasheet.

Environmental  
Note: Specifications for electronic hardware products are noted below unless otherwise specified in applicable accessory section.  
Temperature  
Operating 4°C to 50°C (40°F to 122°F)
Humidity 0% to 95% relative, non-condensing
Shock 50 g, 11 ms, ½ sine
Altitude 3000 m (10,000 ft)
   
   
Model Number Top Bezel Graphics , Communication Protocol
LTC 8555/00 English , RS-485
LTC 8555/01 Icons , RS-485
LTC 8555/02 English , RS-232
LTC 8555/03 Icons , RS-232
 
Operating Voltage 12 VAC (supplied by main Allegiant CPU bay or optional Keyboard Extension Kit)
Signal 2 wire RS-485, 9600 baud (LTC 8555/00 and LTC 8555/01 models) 3 wire RS-232, 9600 baud (LTC 8555/02 and LTC 8555/03 models)
Connectors One (1), 6-contact connector for data/power
   
Construction/Finish High impact plastic case with charcoal color
Dimensions(W x D x H) 220 x 51 x 155 mm (8.67 x 2.00 x 6.11 in.)
Weight 0.55 kg (1.22 lb)
   
   
   
Model No. Rated Voltage1 , Voltage Range , Power
LTC 8557/60 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 108 to 132 , 10 W
LTC 8557/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 264 , 15 W
1. Input voltage of included power supply.
Indicators Junction box mounted power LED
Connectors One (1), 4-position screw terminal block. One (1), 6-contact keyboard cable connector.
   
Construction/Finish Surface mountable, flat black painted metal enclosure
Dimensions(W x D x H) 121 x 70 x 35 mm (4.75 x 2.75 x 1.375 in.)
Weight 170 g (6 oz.)
   
   
Operating Voltage 12 VAC (supplied by main CPU bay)
Power 3 W
Indicators  
Power LED
Code LED
Connectors  
Input One (1), 9-pin Sub D connector for data/power
Outputs Sixteen, 6-contact removable screw terminal blocks for code output. Maximum transmission distance is 1.5 km (5000 ft) using 1 mm2 (18 AWG) shielded-twisted pair (Belden 8760 or equivalent).
   
Construction/Finish Charcoal colored metal enclosure
Dimensions(W x D x H) 445 x 318 x 89 mm (17.5 x 12.5 x 3.5 in.) Integral mounting flanges for EIA 48 cm (19 in.) rack
Weight 1.8 kg (4 lb)
   
   
   
Operating Voltage 12 VAC or 12 VDC (12 VAC is supplied by main CPU bay)
Power 8 W
Indicators  
Power LED
Alarm LED; audible tone
Connectors  
Alarm Inputs Sixty-four (64); twenty 6-contact removable screw terminal blocks
Alarm Outputs Eight (8) relay outputs (100 VDC, 0.5 A, 10 W); four (4), 6-contact removable screw terminal block.
Data/Power One 9-pin Sub D connector
   
Construction/Finish Charcoal colored metal enclosure
Dimensions(W x D x H) 445 x 318 x 89 mm (17.5 x 12.5 x 3.5 in.) Integral mounting flanges for EIA 48 cm (19 in.) rack
Weight 1.8 kg (4 lb)
   
   
Model Features , Input Voltage , P/T Output Voltage
LTC 8560/60 Basic , 120 VAC , 120 VAC
LTC 8560/50 Basic , 230 VAC , 230 VAC
LTC 8561/60 Full , 120 VAC , 120 VAC
LTC 8561/50 Full , 230 VAC , 230 VAC
LTC 8562/60 Basic , 120 VAC , 24 VAC
LTC 8562/50 Basic , 230 VAC , 24 VAC
LTC 8563/20 Basic , 24 VAC , 24 VAC
LTC 8564/20 Full , 24 VAC , 24 VAC
LTC 8566/60 Full , 120 VAC , 24 VAC
LTC 8566/50 Full , 230 VAC , 24 VAC
Refer to the LTC 8560 Series and/or LTC 8561 Series datasheets for complete specifications.  
   
   
Model No. Rated Voltage , Voltage Range , Power
LTC 8569/60, LTC 8570/60, LTC 8571/60, LTC 8572/60 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 108 to 132 , 12 W
LTC 8569/50, LTC 8570/50, LTC 8571/50, LTC 8572/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 264 , 12 W
Indicators  
Power LED
Code LED
Connectors  
Inputs Two (2), 9-pin Sub D connectors (four (4) with LTC 8570 Series and LTC 8572 Series)
Outputs Sixteen (32 on LTC 8571 and LTC 8572 Series) 6-contact removable screw terminal blocks for code output. Maximum transmission distance is 1.5 km (5000 ft.) using 1 mm2 (18 AWG) shielded-twisted pair (Belden 8760 or equivalent).
AC Input 3-wire power cord with grounded plug; 1.8 m (6 ft) long
   
Construction/Finish Charcoal colored metal enclosure
Dimensions(W x D x H) 445 x 318 x 89 mm (17.5 x 12.5 x 3.5 in.) Integral mounting flanges for EIA 48 cm (19 in.) rack
Weight 5.3 kg (11.7 lb)
   
   
Model No. Rated Voltage , Voltage Range , Power
LTC 8770/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 264 , 8 W
LTC 8770/60 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 105 to 132 , 8 W
Indicators Power and data transmission activity displayed using LEDs. Device number or logical relay number indicated by a 4-position thumbwheel switch located on the rear panel.
Connectors  
Inputs One (1), 3-pin removable screw terminal connector, located on the rear panel; communication port where Bi-Phase commands are received
Outputs Four (4), 12-pin removable screw terminal connectors located on the rear panel; relay contact (0.5 A at 20 VAC/DC and a maximum resistive load of 10 VA) 36 peak volts from either pin of the relay to ground
AC Input 3-wire power cord with grounded plug; 1.8 m (6 ft) long
   
Construction/Finish Steel chassis with sheet metal cover and plastic bezel. Charcoal colored case.
Dimensions(W x D x H) 223 x 280 x 40 mm (8.77 x 11 x 1.59 in.)
Weight 1.9 kg (4.3 lb)
Optional Rack Mount Kit LTC 9101/00 (Holds 1 or 2 units)
   
   
Model No. Rated Voltage , Voltage Range , Power
LTC 8712/60 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 108 to 132 , 10 W
LTC 8712/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 264 , 10 W
Indicators Power and data transmission activity displayed using LEDs
Connectors  
Inputs One (1), 9-pin Sub D connector; provides RS-232 interface to Allegiant bay. Two-meter (6-ft) interconnect cable to main bay supplied
Outputs Four (4), 9-pin Sub D connectors for RS-232 interface to up to four external devices
AC Input 3-wire power cord with grounded plug; 1.8 m (6 ft) long
   
Construction/Finish Steel chassis with sheet metal cover and plastic bezel. Charcoal colored case.
Dimensions(W x D x H) 223 x 280 x 40 mm (8.77 x 11 x 1.59 in.)
Weight 1.9 kg (4.3 lb)
Optional Rack Mount Kit LTC 9101/00 (Holds 1 or 2 units)
   
   
Allegiant Model No. Maximum No. of Alarms , Maximum No. of LTC 8713 , Maximum No. of LTC 8540/00
LTC 8500 128 , 1 , 2
LTC 8600 512 , 3 , 8
LTC 8800 1024 , 5 , 16
LTC 8900 1024 , 5 , 16
   
Model No. Rated Voltage , Voltage Range , Power
LTC 8713/60 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 108 to 132 , 10 W
LTC 8713/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 264 , 10 W
Indicators Power and data transmission activity displayed using LEDs.
Connectors  
Inputs One (1), 9-pin Sub D connector; provides RS-232 interface to main Allegiant bay. Two-meter (6-ft) interconnect cable to main bay supplied.
Outputs Four (4), non-powered, 9-pin Sub D connectors for RS‑232 interface to up to four expanded LTC 8540/00 units. Data cables supplied with LTC 8540/00 are used to connect alarm interfaces to port expander. A separate 12 VAC or DC, 8 W power supply is required for each LTC 8540/00.
AC Input 3-wire power cord with grounded plug; 1.8 m (6 ft) long
   
Construction/Finish Steel chassis with sheet metal cover and plastic bezel. Charcoal colored case.
Dimensions(W x D x H) 223 x 280 x 40 mm (8.77 x 11 x 1.59 in.)
Weight 1.9 kg (4.3 lb)
Optional Rack Mount Kit LTC 9101/00 (Holds 1 or 2 units)
   
   
Allegiant Model No. Maximum No. of Keyboards , Maximum No. of LTC 8714 , Maximum No. of LTC 8715
LTC 8600 16 , 1 , 0
LTC 8800 32 , 3 , 1
LTC 8900 64 , 7 , 3
   
Model No. Rated Voltage , Voltage Range , Power
LTC 8714/60 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 108 to 132 , 10 W
LTC 8715/60 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 108 to 132 , 10 W
LTC 8714/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 264 , 10 W
LTC 8715/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 264 , 10 W
Indicators Power and data transmission activity displayed using LEDs
   
   
   
Construction/Finish Steel chassis with sheet metal cover and plastic bezel. Charcoal colored case.
Dimensions(W x D x H) 223 x 280 x 40 mm (8.77 x 11 x 1.59 in.)
Weight 1.9 kg (4.3 lb)
Optional Rack Mount Kit LTC 9101/00 (Holds 1 or 2 units)
   
   
   
   
Model No. Rated Voltage , Voltage Range , Power
LTC 8785/60 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 108 to 132 , 12 W
LTC 8785/50 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz , 198 to 265 , 12 W
Indicators  
Power LED
Code LED
Connectors  
Inputs One (1), 9-pin Sub D connector
Outputs Sixteen (16), 6-contact removable screw terminal blocks for code output. Maximum transmission distance is 1.5 km (5000 ft) using 1 mm2 (18 AWG) shielded twisted pair (Belden 8760 or equivalent).
AC Input 3-wire power cord with grounded plug; 1.8 m (6 ft) long
   
Construction/Finish Charcoal colored metal enclosure
Dimensions(W x D x H) 445 x 318 x 89 mm (17.5 x 12.5 x 3.5 in.) Integral mounting flanges for EIA 22.86 cm (9 in.) rack
Weight 5.3 kg (11.7 lb)
   
   
   
   
Construction/Finish Charcoal painted metal
Size One standard EIA 48 cm (19 in.) rack unit high and one unit wide. Integral mounting flange design.
Weight 0.8 kg (1.8 lb)
   
   
Model Number Length
LTC 8809/00 2 m (6 ft)
LTC 8809/01 1 m (3 ft)
LTC 8809/02 3.2 m (10.5 ft)