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Model 5973-324 FMC FlexorSet 4-Ch 16-bit: 500 MHz A/D & 2 GHz D/A, Virtex-7 FPGA - 3U VPX

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  • Supports Xilinx Virtex-7 VXT FPGA
  • GateXpress supports dynamic FPGA reconfiguration across PCIe
  • Four Channel 500 MHz 16-bit A/Ds
  • Four Channel 2 GHz 16-bit D/As
  • 4 GB of DDR3 SDRAM
  • Sample clock synchronization to an external system reference
  • PCI Express (Gen. 1, 2 and 3) interface up to x8
  • User-configurable gigabit serial interface
  • Optional optical Interface for backplane gigabit serial interboard communication
  • Optional LVDS connections to the Virtex-7 FPGA for custom I/O
  • Compatible with several VITA standards including: VITA-46, VITA-48 AND VITA-66.4 and VITA-65 (OpenVPXTM System Specification)
  • Ruggedized and conduction-cooled versions available


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Model 5973-324

Flexor FMC

Model 5973-324 Block Diagram

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Hardware and Software Manuals - ( top )

Please note that some hardware and software manuals are used for more than one Pentek product. Although the model numbers given in the description of each manual below may vary, these manuals are all used for the product described on this web page.

Part No.
800.33241 Operating Manual Model 5973 Option 324 Operating Manual 1.3 (7/27/2016)
801.71750 Programmer's Reference ReadyFlow Board Support Libraries for 71751, 5973/7070-320, 5973/7070-324 3.2 (9/19/2016)
809.33241 Supplemental Manual Vendor Datasheets for Model 5973 Option 324 Operating Manual 1.0 (4/29/2016)
815.33240 User's Guide Model 4995A Option 324 Windows ReadyFlow BSP for 3324, 5973/7070-324 1.0 (8/25/2016)
816.33240 User's Guide Model 4994A Option 324 Linux ReadyFlow BSP for Models 3324, 5973/7070-324 1.1 (7/26/2016)
820.33241 User's Guide Getting Started Guide for Model 5973 Option 324 0.1 (5/19/2016)
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