Arcadia Central Station

Arcadia Central Station

1RU IP-Based Central Station

Capacity
  • Supports up to 32 beltpacks (FSII and/or FSE), 16 IP transceivers (FSII 1.9 or FSE 5.0GHz) and up to 10 E1 transceivers (1.9 or 2.4GHz)
  • Supports up to 100 channels
  • 96 ports of connectivity
Base Station
  • Standard 1 rack unit (RU) device
  • High quality 12kHz audio to FS Edge beltpacks
  • 2 large full-color touch screen TFT displays
  • 4 rotary encoders for gain and menu operation
  • Headset or Microphone and Speaker connection
  • Stage Announce and Prog. Audio cable included
  • Functions as PTP Leader Clock
Connectivity
  • Wireless 5GHz Edge transceivers and beltpacks
  • Wireless 1.9GHz and 2.4GHz FSII splitters, transceivers and beltpacks
  • Dante enabled audio devices
  • AES67 devices via Dante controller
  • 4-wire ports (8 ports RJ45)
  • 2-wire ports (4 XLR-3F)
  • GPIO (D-type 9 pin)
  • LAN – 2 x RJ45, 2 x SFP
Configuration
  • CCM browser-based configuration tool
  • Direct management with encoders and display
Item Part Number:

ARCADIA-X4-32P
ARCADIA-X4-48P
ARCADIA-X4-64P
ARCADIA-X4-80P
ARCADIA-X4-96P
ARCADIA-X5-32P
ARCADIA-X5-48P
ARCADIA-X5-64P
ARCADIA-X5-80P
ARCADIA-X5-96P
ARCADIA-16P-LIC

The Arcadia Central Station is an IP-based standalone 1RU device supporting wired and wireless endpoints with up to 96 total ports of connectivity, 64 of which are available for Dante/AES67.

Technical Specifications

Capacity

Beltpacks per Station:  32 BPs (FSII or FSE)
Transceivers/Antennas Supported by Station: 16 x FSII IP TCVRs (1.9 or FSE 5.0GHz) and 10 x E1 TCVRs (1.9 or 2.4GHz)

Gooseneck Microphone Input

Input Type: Dynamic/Electret – Selectable

Frequency Response: Gooseneck Mic – Partyline: 200Hz – 12kHz + 3dBu

Frequency Response: Gooseneck Mic – Line Out: 200Hz – 20kHz + 3dBu

Mic Limiter Threshold: -35dBu ±3dB

Mic Limiter Range: ≥ 20dB

Max Input Level: -10dBu

Input Level: -45dBu nominal; -10dBu MAX

Headset Mic Voltage: 5V (Electret selectable)

Speaker Output

Speaker Type: 1.6 x 2.8in oval

Load Impedance:

Max Output Level before 1% Distortion: 18dBu ± 2dB

Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): < 0.5% THD at 1kHz

Max Speaker Level: 87dB ± 2dB SPL A Weighted at 3ft

Frequency Response: 100Hz – 10kHz ± 9dB

Audio/Radio

4-wire I/O: Output Impedance >10kΩ, Input Impedance 200Ω + 10%, transformer isolated balanced input and output.

4-wire Operating Levels: 0dBu Nominal, 18dBu headroom

2-wire I/O: Selectable RTS or Clear-Com mode, Software controlled auto-null, null depth >60dB at 1kHz

2-wire Operating Levels: -18dBu nominal (Clear-Com Mode), -12dBu nominal (RTS Mode), Headroom 18dB

Frequency Response Base-to-Beltpack:

Freespeak Edge Beltpack: 200Hz – 12kHz

Freespeak II Beltpack: 200Hz – 7.1kHz

Partyline I/O

2W Power On/Off: A/B, C/D paired- software controlled

2W Output Voltage: 25 – 28V DC, 560 mA per pair (A/B or C/D)

2W Impedance: >10kΩ

2W Frequency Response: 200 to 12kHz. ±3dB

2W Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): < 0.1% THD at 1 kHz

Relay Contacts or GPIO

Connector Type: 2 x DB9

Relay Contact Type: SPDT

Relay Quantity: 4

Relay Contact Voltage Rating: 30V DC

Relay Contact Current Rating: 1A

Input Type: Opto-Isolated

Input Quantity: 2

Input Voltage Range: 4 – 30V DC or AC

Input Current: >=1.2mA required

Connectors

4-wire I/O: (8) RJ45

2-wire I/O: (4) XLR-3F

Program Input: XLR-3M, provided using cable assembly CAB-RJ45-PGM-SA

Stage Announce Output: XLR-3F, provided using cable assembly CAB-RJ45-PGM-SA

Headset: 4-pin XLR-M, auto headset detect

USB: USB type A Receptacle

Number of E1 antenna ports: 2 x RJ45, 2 x Fiber (2 active at any time)

DECT Radio frequency sync: Rear RJ45 input and output RF sync connectors

Indicators and Function

Displays: (2) 480 x 128 color TFT LED Touch Screen displays

Front Panel Indicators & Function:

(2) Power Supply Status LEDs

(1) Status LED (Edge)

(1) Three Color Level Control LED Array

Power:

AC Mains input: 100-240V AC, 50-60Hz, 160W Max, IEC60320 C14 inlet.

DC Low Voltage Input: 12V DC +/- 5%, 12A

External AC/DC Power Supply (PSU-EXT-001 Supplied):

Input: 100-240V AC, 50-60Hz, 2.2A Max, IEC60320 C14 inlet.

Output: 12V DC +/- 5%, 12.5A

Environmental

Operating: 32° to 113°F (0° to 45°C)

Storage: 86° to 158°F (30° to 70°C)

Humidity: 20-90% Non-Condensing

Dimensions

1RU

19 x 1.72 x 13.929in (WxHxL)

(43.6 x 482.6 x 353.8mm)

Weight

7.25lbs (3.29kg)

Network Specifications
AoIP Interfaces

Protocols:

RTSP/SAP

AES67

Dante

Audio Sampling: 24 bit Linear 48KHz

IP Addressing: Static, DHCP

Network Compatibility: Layer 2 & 3 LAN only

Quality of Service: DiffServ RFC2474

IGMP: On (AoIP)

Multicast: On (AoIP)

Network Timing: PTPv2 (AoIP) / PTP v1 (Dante)

Minimum Network Bandwidth Required

Perduplex Connection:

1 x FS II IPT bandwidth usage: ~7 Mbps

1 x FS Edge IPT: ~ 9.6 Mbps

Network Protocols

Ethernet IPv4 Unicast Audio and Control

mDNS–Multicast Device Discovery

Network Ports

Unicast:

Port 80 TCP–Web Interface, System Management, Expansion

Port 443 for HTTPS

Port 6001 UDP–AES67 Data

Port 15000 – 15256 UDP – AES67 Audio

Multicast: Port 5353 UDP–mDNS, Names, Discovery, Linking, Expansion, Dante (through various ports)

Network Jitter Tolerance: < 1μs required for RF Syncing of Transceivers

Recommended Ethernet Switches

Managed Ethernet Switch – Layer 3

100/1000 Base-T ports for endpoints

1000 Base IP Trunks between switches

QoS Configuration

Energy Efficient Ethernet bypass option

IGMP Snooping bypass option

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