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Decimator MD-DUCC Multi-Definition Down Up Cross Converter

Decimator Design
Abel Code: redbyteMulticonverter
Mfr. Code: DD-DUCC
Converts (3G/HD/SD)-SDI to (3G/HD/SD)-SDI, HDMI and Analog Video, with (2) AES/EBU or (2) Analog Audio Outputs.
Key Highlights
  • Down Up Cross Converter
  • Multi-Definition
  • 3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, Analog


The Decimator MD-DUCC Multi-Definition Down Up Cross Converter features true Down Up Cross conversion between any of the supported formats (3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, Analog Video). The MD-DUCC auto detects 3G, HD or SD (26 Formats in total), with a full 10-bit data path, multipoint interpolation, and professional motion-adaptive de-interlacing.


  • Complete 16:9, 14:9 and 4:3 aspect ratio conversion support with individual selection for HD to HD, HD to SD, SD to HD and SD to SD conversions
  • Full 16-channel audio metering, with:
    • Any of the (4) audio groups individually selectable
    • Vertical or Horizontal Bars
    • AES, VU, Extended VU, BBC, EBU, DIN and NORDIC Scales
    • Bar & Float, Bar only or Float only
    • Transparency adjustment
    • Separate Bar and Float Ballistics control
    • Adjustable Reference level
    • Red, Yellow and Green Range adjustment
    • Bar thickness adjustment
    • Margin adjustment
  • Adjustable Graticules Generator, with:
    • Separate enables for Safe Action, Safe Title and Center Cross
    • Adjustable position for either Safe Action or Safe Title
    • Adjustable colors for Safe Action, Safe Title and Center Cross
  • Text Overlays with adjustable foreground/background colors, 16 character text, current imput format status
  • HDMI output
  • Selectable analog video from:
    • 3 x CVBS / YPbPr / RGB / CVBS & YC
    • 2 x (3G/HD/SD)-SDI 10-bit outputs with audio from input automatically
        delayed and passed
  • GPI on RJ-45 for Tallies
  • 3G/HD/SD-SDI Active Loop-Through Output
  • De-Embedded audio can be output on (2) RCA connectors as either AES or Analogue with adjustable analogue audio level
  • LEDs for status and buttons for basic configuration
  • USB port for control and firmware update
  • Locking DC Power Socket


What's in the Box

  • 1 x Redbyte Decimator DUCC Multi-Definition Down Up Cross Converter


Key Highlights

  • Down Up Cross Converter
  • Multi-Definition
  • 3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, Analog
  • Auto detects (26) formats
  • Full 10-bit data path


Output Connector/Port:
2 x BNC - 3G/HD/SD-SDI (10-bit)
3 x Analog - CVBS / Y, Pb, Pr / G, B, R / CVBS, Y & C
1 x HDMI
Input Connector/Port:
1 x BNC - SD/HD/3G-SDI (10-bit); Conditional Maximum Equalization cable length of 400M for SDI, 200M for HD-SDI and 100M 3G-SDI using Belden 1694A

Inputs & Outputs

Audio I/O:
1 x Audio Output - AES 2 / Unbalanced Analog Audio - Right

Media Conversion

Supported Resolutions:
3G:SMPTE [email protected] and 2.967Gb/s - [email protected]/59.94/50Hz
HD:SMPTE 292M/274M/[email protected] and 1.435Gb/s - [email protected]/59.94/50Hz, 1080p/[email protected]/29.97/25/24/23.98Hz, [email protected]/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98Hz
SD:SMPTE [email protected]/s - 625i50, 525i59.94


Input Voltage:
5-24V DC - NOTE: Positive center pin

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