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System SLM16(i) is a compact 1RU L-Band matrix unit designed for cost effective and reliable signal routing. Factory configured as a 16x16, it designed to replace and automate a set of multi-coupler and manual patch cord bays or switches.

The unit is available in a distributive Fan-OUT version (SLM16) or a combining Fan-IN version (SLM16i). As an option, the unit is available in a wide-band configuration from 50-3000MHz. (SWM16).

NOTE: Although it is available in standard configurations, the internal design construction makes it simple to build for custom or special requirements. Our technical staff can help configure the exact system to meet your specific application. Contact the factory.


  • High reliability GaAs switch technology
  • Choice of SMA or BNC connectors
  • Available in 50 or 75 ohm
  • Full access matrix with fan-in or fan-out types
  • Front panel display and control
  • Remote control with Ethernet 10/100 or USB
  • LXI 10/100 Ethernet includes TCP/IP, SNMP, IPv6
  • Command set is 488.2 compliant
  • Built-in web browser capability
  • Comes with one license of RouteWarePRO
  • Variable gain (programmable)
  • Rugged 1RU high chassis (1.72”)
  • International AC power range
  • Self-monitoring redundant power supplies
  • Integrated rack mount design (19 inch)
  • Removable mounting flanges
  • Built-in chassis slide mounting (slides not included)
  • Certified CE EN61010 (LVD)
  • Applications

    Our SLM6 is designed to automate connectivity of L-Band signals in applications such as ground stations. Rather than using patch cords and multi-couplers, the following installations may benefit from use of this product:

  • Satellite ground stations
  • Uplink or downlink control signals
  • Teleport and last mile installations
  • Communication centers
  • Satellite installations
  • Specialized security installations
  • Modem Tx and Rx connectivity and encryption

  • S24530 digital pin assignment DCE and DTE matrix system

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    Detailed Description

    Eliminating multi-couplers, manual patch bays and patch cords, the System SLM16(i) is a solid-state switch array specifically designed for routing L-Band signals. Factory configured, the unit provides 16 input ports and 16 output ports. It available as a distributive "Fan-OUT" type of unit (SLM16), or as a combining "Fan-IN" version (SLM16i). As an option, the unit is available in a wide-band configuration from 50-3000MHz..

    The 1RU rack mount unit is available in 50 ohm (BNC or SMA), or 75 ohm (BNC-75) versions and has all I/O connections located at the rear panel. Designed for remote control, the built-in web browser interface provides trouble free operation.

    The unit has monitored built-in redundant power supplies and features independent dual AC power inputs designed for any international AC power source. As a bonus value, each unit comes with one user license of RouteWarePRO control software.



    Control Software & Drivers

    RouteWarePRO Control GUI


    What's Included

    The SLM16 units are delivered complete, 100% tested, and ready for installation & integration. The following items are included:

  • System SLM16
  • Two 6'-foot power cords
  • Resource disc (#RDSLM16)
  • Hardware accessory kit
  • Warranty registration card
  • Free lifetime technical support
  • Free lifetime firmware updates

    Care should be given to the Resource Disc as this has all documentation and instructions. Electronic copies of the Operations Manual and Programmers Guide are included, as well as RouteWarePRO control and monitoring software with a 30-Day free trial.

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    Industry Accreditations

    • LXI Consortium World Teleport Assiciation NQA ANAB National Assiciation of Broadcasters