MIL-STD-1553B - Dual Channel/Dual Redundant


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These communication modules provide dual channel, dual-redundant MIL-STD-1553B Notice 2 interface channels within multifunction embedded boards. Each channel can be configured to act as a Bus Controller (BC), Remote Terminal (RT) or Monitor (MT).

  • Two independent MIL-STD-1553 interface channels, Bus Controller (BC), Remote Terminal (RT), or Bus Monitor (BM) operation
  • Support for RT and BM combination
  • 512 Kbytes (256K words) on-board memory per channel
  • Register compatible with the SµMMIT™ family of devices
  • Supports automatic message return
  • Automatic Message Retry
  • Multiple Message Processing


Click below for detailed function module specifications:

FT22-CH, MIL-STD-1553, Dual Redundant, Transformer Coupled
FT52-CH, MIL-STD-1553, Dual Redundant, Direct Coupled
N7MIL-STD-1553 (Module N7) - Dual/Redundant MIL-STD-1553 Ch, Transformer Coupled
N8MIL-STD-1553 (Module N8) - Dual/Redundant MIL-STD-1553 Ch, Directly Coupled

Function module(s) featured in products below:

ModelBoard TypeBoard ArchitectureFunction Module SlotsSizeEthernetOn Board ReferenceMaster / SlaveOther
75D43U cPCIBF533 / Cyclone® III1 double width 2 x GB Both  
76C2PCI 31/2 N/A   
64C36U VMEBF533 / Cyclone® III6 2 x GBYBoth  
64C26U VMEBF533 / Cyclone® II 6 1 x GBYSlave  
64CS46U VMEBF533 / Cyclone® II5 1 x GBYSlaveHigh power D/S capable 
76CS3PCI 5Full Y High power D/S capable 
79C3PCIe 31/2 N/A   
75C33U cPCIS/B Cyclone® II2 + 1/2 1 x GB Slave  
75C53U cPCIBF533 / Cyclone® III2 + 1/2 1 x GB Both  
78C26U cPCIBF533 / Cyclone® II6 1 x GBYSlaveHigh power D/S capable 
78CS26U cPCIBF533 / Cyclone® II5 1 x GBYSlave  
67C36U OpenVPXBF533 / Cyclone® III6 2 x GBYBoth  
68C33U OpenVPXBF533 / Cyclone® IV2 + 1/2 2 x GB Both  
ModelBoard TypeProcessorFunction Module SlotsMaximum MemoryMaximum StorageVideo OptionsEthernetAvailable O/S
75SBC43U cPCI SBCNXP® QorIQ® P2041 Quad-Core e500mc Processor @ 1.2 GHz14 GB DDR3 SDRAM32 GB SATAII NAND FlashN/A2 x GBWind River® Linux or VxWorks®
ModelPhotoBoard TypeDimensions w/Connectors (w x h x d)Volume w/Connectors (in3)Weight / lbs (fully populated)Est. Typ. Power Dissipation (W)# of Board SlotsFunction Module SlotsMax I/O PinsEthernet
SIU66U VME11.75" x 3.35" x 8.65"340.49<14.012 to 60 W2123162 x GB