RPC3G

868/914 MHz Radio Packet Controller

Frequency:868MHz band (EU), 914.5MHz (US)

The RPC3G is an intelligent transceiver modules, which enable a radio network/link to be simply implemented between a number of digital devices. The module combines a UHF radio transceiver and a 64kbps packet controller.

Features

  • Crystal controlled PLL FM circuitry for both Tx and Rx
  • Up to 50 meter in-building range, 200m open ground
  • Built-in self-test / diagnostics / status LED’s
  • Complies with ETSI EN 300 220-3
  • Complies with ETSI EN 301 489-3
  • Single 5V supply @ < 27mA
  • 64kbps half duplex
  • Free format packets of 1 - 27 bytes
  • Packet framing and error checking are user transparent
  • Collision avoidance (listen before transmit)
  • Direct interface to 5V CMOS logic
  • Power save mode

Applications

  • Wireless handheld terminals
  • EPOS equipment, barcode scanners
  • Data loggers
  • Industrial telemetry and telecommand
  • In-building environmental monitoring and control
  • High-end security and fire alarms
  • Vehicle data up/download
  • Heavy vehicle/machinery controls