NLINE-U1553

USB Small, Rugged Interface for 1-2 MIL-STD-1553 channels. In-Line (NLINE) for lab or rugged deployment!

The NLINE-U1553 represents the latest USB 3 technology for 1-2 dual redundant, independent 1553 channels.
Last updated April 28, 2021
Overview
  • 1-2 Dual Redundant, Independent 1553 Busses with USB 3 SuperSpeed. NLINE Package.
  • USB 3 SuperSpeed Interface. USB 2 Compatible, But Not Recommended
  • 6 Avionics Discrete Inputs for MIL-1760 or General Use.
  • O-Scope Signal Capture on First Channel
  • IRIG-B Input, RS-485 Discrete, TTL Clock, Triggers
  • Optional NVRAM Write Disable, 2 Temp Sensors

The NLINE-U1553 implements the latest USB 3 SuperSpeed technology for 1-2 dual redundant, independent 1553 channels. Full function capability for Bus Controller (BC), multi-RT (mRT), and Bus Monitor (BM). Also, o-scope signal capture on the first channel to troubleshoot bus signals. All built-in a small, rugged cable assembly that allows the customer to easily connect with standard 1553 jack connectors, or make their own custom cable with a Lemo break-away standard.  USB 2 backward compatible (but not recommended – USB 3 offers superior throughput performance).

See Part Numbers Tab for Models and Cable Options.

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Specifications

Key Features

  • 1-2 Dual Redundant, Independent 1553 Busses with USB 3 SuperSpeed. NLINE Package.
  • USB 3 SuperSpeed Interface. USB 2 Compatible, But Not Recommended
  • 6 Avionics Discrete Inputs for MIL-1760 or General Use.
  • O-Scope Signal Capture on First Channel
  • IRIG-B Input, RS-485 Discrete, TTL Clock, Triggers
  • Optional NVRAM Write Disable, 2 Temp Sensors
  • Temp (C): 0-70 Operating. -55 to 120 Storage.
  • One MByte Ram Per Channel
  • Single Application and Polling Interrupts Only
  • Advanced BITs
Software

AltaAPI
Alta’s 1553 and ARINC cards include the most advanced Application Programming Interface (API) library tools in the avionics industry, AltaAPI. The API architecture is a properly OSI modeled development package that provides an extremely flexible design to provide quick porting to various operating systems (such as VxWorks 5.X/6.X/7/MILS, Integrity, LynxOS RTOS), Linux 32- and 64-bit, Solaris 10, LabVIEW and 32- and 64-bit Windows 7/8/8.1/10.

AltaView Bus Analyzer
Alta’s Windows avionics analyzer product, AltaView, provides the most modern technologies for MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC-429 network activity and data analysis. Win XP/Server/7/8/10 Compatible and VMware with ENET/NLINE Ethernet. Ideal for Cybersecurity Testing.

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AltaAPI-LV
Most of Alta’s MIL-STD-1553 & ARINC products include the industry’s most advanced National Instruments’ LabVIEW™ & RT Support Tools, AltaAPI-LV. Built-in native NI LabWindows™ environment and PCI VISA drivers, Alta’s AltaAPI-LV provides a unified NI tool for easy integration to LabVIEW, RT, and LabWindows™ applications. Easily port native DLLs for Testbench or VIs for Veristand.

Accessories
 Part NumberDescriptionPicture
BusKit-1B2T-0012 x Single Stub Couplers
2 x 78 Ohm Terminators with 3-Slot Male Connectors
3 x 15ft Lab Grade Cables with 3-Slot Male Connectors
BusKit-1B4T-0012 x Dual Stub Couplers
2 x 78 Ohm Terminators with 3-Slot Male Connectors
5 x 15ft Lab Grade Cables with 3-Slot Male Connectors
Part Numbers
 Part NumberDescription
NLINE-U1553-1DUSB SuperSpeed In-Line Appliance with One Channel of Dual Redundant MIL-STD-1553 with Dual Function (BC/Mon or mRT/Mon) Capability.
NLINE-U1553-1FUSB SuperSpeed In-Line Appliance with One Channel of Dual Redundant MIL-STD-1553 with Full Function (BC/mRT and Mon) Capability.
NLINE-U1553-2DUSB SuperSpeed In-Line Appliance with Two Channels of Dual Redundant MIL-STD-1553 with Dual Function (BC/Mon or mRT/Mon) Capability.
NLINE-U1553-2FUSB SuperSpeed In-Line Appliance with Two Channels of Dual Redundant MIL-STD-1553 with Full Function (BC/mRT and Mon) Capability.
Optional 1553/AUX Cable Assemblies
NLCAB-1553-P1-1-01NLINE P1-Lemo Cable Assembly with One Channel of 1553 3-Lug BJ77 Stub Connectors.
NLCAB-1553-P1-2-01NLINE P1-Lemo Cable Assembly with Two Channels of 1553 3-Lug BJ77 Stub Connectors.
NLCAB-1553-P1-1-AUX01NLINE P1-Lemo Cable Assembly with One Channel of 1553 3-Lug BJ77 Stub Connectors and DB15 AUX Connector.
NLCAB-1553-P1-2-AUX01NLINE P1-Lemo Cable Assembly with Two Channels of 1553 3-Lug BJ77 Stub Connectors and DB15 AUX Connector.
NLCON-J1-01Lemo FGG.2K.326.CLA85Z Male Connector
Options: Example NLINE-U1553-2F-ADIN
-AAltaView SW Enabled
-DDirect Coupling (Price Per Channel)
-ITx Inhibit (BM Function Only)
-NNVRAM Write Disabled