OPTI-3 Rackmount Chassis (RMC)

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  • Mounts to a 19-inch or 23-inch Central Office Rack, and hosts two redundant OPTI-3 Controller Modules (OCM)
  • Provides six BNC connectors on the chassis backplane, corresponding to the Tx/Rx of the three DS3 interfaces
  • Up to four RMCs can be installed in a CO rack with no spacing between

Features and Benefits
  • Innovative and intelligent solution for DS3 deployment
  • When equipped with controller cards (1184002L1), delivers three DS3 interfaces from an OC-3 at a competitive price
  • Space-saving 1U high
  • Fits both 19-inch and 23-inch racks
  • All 75 Ohm BNC connectors, alarm contacts, power connector, BITS timing and Ethernet are accessed on the rear of the chassis
  • Meets the GR-253 standard optical interface requirements of -8 to -34 dBm
  • -40°C to +65°C operating range