The Camracer is a complete optical fiber transmission solution for camera connections on Outside Broadcast, Studio and Cinema applications. It is composed of a camera-dockable transmitter, agnostic to any type or brand of Camera and a 1RU basestation receiver.
The transmitter is fitted in a V-mount dockable unit which can be installed on any camera. Red/green tally led are located on top of the unit. A user panel feature LEDs for signal presence/activity, rotary button for volume adjustment and various level settings (sidetone, program1 / program2 listen level) along with push to talk commands.
Cooling of the unit is done by a small and silent fan located at the back of the unit.
The basestation receiver is integrated in a standard 19” 1RU format. All signals are dispatched on standard connectors and standard pinout at the rear of the chassis. (Web server is on a separate Ethernet port).
The front of the chassis is composed of a LED display panel indicating the status of each signals and technical alarms. An Oled display gives direct access to optical receiving levels and server IP address.
The basestation integrates a single mains power supply and two fans for thermal management.
Electrical Interfaces, There are 4 standard configurations of CAM Racer.