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Grass Valley M-2100

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Item #:MO18324
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Model Description:
Digital Master Control System. SDI or HDTV video & One digital audio module AES/EBU module

Model Details

The Grass Valley M-2100 Digital Master Control System addresses the requirements of today’s standard definition component digital facilities, as well as emerging high definition broadcast needs. Simple expansion to multichannel, multiformat operation from a single control panel makes the M-2100 system ideally suited for facilities increasing their reach with additional channels and services. Simultaneous control of SDTV and HDTV channels from the same panel.

Key features:

Supports multiple DTV formats:
SDTV 270 Mbits/sec
HDTV 1080i, 720p (59.94/60 Hz)

Completely Configurable System for Greater Value

Designed for the Future with True Multichannel Multipanel Functionality

Integrated SqueezeBack™ Effects and Profile® PDR Clip Stacker

Unmatched Digital Audio Capabilities

Extensive, Flexible Keying Functionality

Routing System Interface and Control


Inputs — SDTV System

Video System

All Inputs — 270 Mbit serial digital,



Audio System

All Inputs — 48 kHz AES3

16 Primary — Pgm, Pst, Aux

4 Only

External Reference

1 Looping Video Reference —

NTSC/PAL color black

1 Terminating Audio Reference —

48 kHz clock/signal

1 Timecode Input —

Longitudinal TC (LTC)

Inputs — HDTV System

Serial Digital Video

Type of Connectors — 75


External Reference

Tri Level Sync

(SMPTE 240M) 59.94HZ/60HZ

Connector — 75 ½

Outputs — SDTV/HDTV Systems

Video System

All Outputs

75 ½ BNC

2 Program

2 Look Ahead Preview

2 Clean Feed

4 Aux Buses with Dual Outputs

Audio System (per module)

All Outputs — 48 kHz AES3

2 Program

2 Preset

2 Clean Feed

4 Aux Buses with Dual Outputs

Monitoring Outputs

1 Monitor #1

1 Monitor #2

Meter Drives

1 Program

1 Preset

1 Off-Air

HDTV Video Standards

1080i — 59.94/60 Hz (SMPTE 274M)

720p — 59.9/60 Hz (SMPTE 296M)

(Switch selectable)


Processing Frame

GPI — Fully configurable 4 inputs/

12 outputs, each with individual removable

“phoenix” connectors

Alarms — 4 dry contact programmable

Router Control — RS-422 9-pin female

“D” connector

Automation Control — RS-422 9-pin

female “D” connector

Tally Expansion Port — RS-422 9-pin

female “D” connector

Manual Control Panel

Alarms — 2 dry contacts

Timecode Outputs

2 XLR Connectors

Segment and Remaining

Physical Dimensions

Manual Control Panel (SDTV/HDTV)

Height 15.5 cm 6.12 in.

Width 68.5 cm 27.0 in.

Depth 43.8 cm 17.25 in.

Weight 21.8 kg 48 lb

SDTV Processing Frame

Height 26.0 cm 10.25 in.

(6 RU)

Width 48.26 cm 19.0 in.

Depth 47.0 cm 18.5 in.

Weight 25.45 kg 56 lb

HDTV Processing Frame

Height 26.67 cm 10.5 in.

(6 RU)

Width 48.26 cm 19.0 in.

Depth 47.0 cm 18.5 in.

Weight 26.31 kg 58 lb

HDTV Crosspoint Matrix

Height 18.0 cm 7.0 in.

(4 RU)

Width 43.0 cm 17.0 in.

Depth 49.0 cm 19.25 in.

Weight 17.69 kg 39 lb

Power Consumption

SDTV Frame

400 W (maximum)

200 W (typical)

HDTV Frame

400 W (maximum)

300 W (typical)

Control Panel

200 W (maximum)

100 W (typical)

Environmental Characteristics

SDTV and HDTV Systems

Note: The frame requiresforced air

cooling. Use of SMS7000 fan assemblies

is suggested.

Operational Temperature

0° to 40° C

(32° to 104° F)

Storage Temperature

-25° to 85° C

(-13° to 185° F)

Full Specifications Met At:

20° to 30° C

(68° to 86° F)

After 30 minute warm-up

Relative Humidity

Up to 95% (non-condensing)

Additional Information

grass valley_m2100.pdf

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