Satellite Uplink

KU Uplink Vehicle - UKI 624

Technical Specifications 2019


MWB Mercedes sprinter 3.5 tonne
Registration 182 KK 622
– Length 6m
– Width 3m
– 3.5m (KU antennae stowed)
8m Clark Pneumatic mast rear door mounted


Advent 1.5m NewSwift Antennae system
2x 180w Linearised stellar HPA’s with buit in BUCs
Dual path + Muxx
4x Vislink DVE5100 Encoders MPEG2 4.2.2, 4.2.0 HD/SD, H.264 4.2.2, 4.2.0 HD/SD, DVBS- QPSK, DVBS2- 8PSK, BISS,
8x embedded audio channels Dolby E pass thru
3x Vislink IRD5200 Decoders MPEG2 4.2.2 4.2.0 HD/SD, H.264 4.2.2, 4.2.0 HD/SD DVBS- QPSK, DVBS2- 8PSK
Anritsu MS2712E Spectrum analyser


2x Raycom UHF Licensed semi duplex channels (5w base station)
7x Icom UHF Licensed transceivers (2w transceiver) with Peltor headsets
4x Lectrosonic IFB receiver system + ear pieces
8x channel Sonifex Talkback panel including 2x integrated Vodafone GSM channels for IFB + Comms.
– GSM 1 +353 876150839
– GSM 2 +353 870927135


Atem 2ME vision mixer
4x HD/SD Fibre channels with HD/SD SDI return video
20×20 Router
MI Broadcast Pan box, 4x HDSDI + 2x HDSDI return on 150/300m single mode tactical fiber cable


Roland M200i 32 channel mixer with 32×8 Digital REAC stage box
Roland R1000 48 channel multitrack recorder, Time code locked + sync


1x HD/SD PDW 1500 XDCAM optical disc recorder
2x SSD recorders with Pro Res + Avid DNX Codecs


7 KVA Fischer Panda on board silent generator
6 KVA Victron Gel Battery Inverter system offering 1 hour battery time with full load + interuption free changeover from shore power to generator power.
180 Amp Alternator via Victron inverter offering additional back up generator from vehicle engine
32 Amp single phase shore power
16 Amp single phase power outlet


Vislink L1700/L2174/L1255 COFDM Microwave link system H.264, 4.2.0, 4.2.2 + 4x receive antennae
Comreg licensed UHF CCU control
Comreg + Offcom licensed COFDM frequency available per event
Mounting solutions for various camera types including Sony HDC 1500, 1700,2500 + Sony PDW 700, PMW 500

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