Solid State Logic SSL Alpha-Link MADI-SX Professional MADI to AES/EBU & A-D/D-A converter

Depth 310mm
Height 88mm (2RU)
Width 19.0"
Weight 6.0kg
Operating voltage 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz
Power consumption 30W
WordClock connector style BNC
MIDI (Number of ports) 2 (1 input port and 1 output port)
Phones connector style 1/4" JACK
Technical Specifications
Frequency Response 20Hz to 20kHz (+0dB -0.5dB) at 48kHz sampling rate
Harmonic Distortion 0.005% @ 1kHz sine wave at 1dBFS with 20 kHz brickwall low
pass filter
Dynamic Range 128dB digital (A-weighted)
Adjacent Channel Crosstalk (+10dBu at 1kHz): 90dB
Input Levels Alpha-Link SX (maximum) +22dBu
Input Levels Alpha-Link SX +22dBu
Quantization 24 bit
Sample Rates 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 88.2 kHz, 96 kHz
Number of channels Input - 24 Output - 24
Number of ports Input - 3 Output - 3 (8 channels per connector)
Connector type D-Sub Female
Electrical Balanced +4dBu nominal, +22dBu maximum
AES/EBU:(Alpha-Link MADI SX only)
Number of channels Input - 24 Output - 24
Number of ports 3 (8 input channels per connector and 8 output channels per
Connector type D-Sub
Expansion Bus:
Number of channels 64
Connector type MiniD 68 poles
Number of channels 64
Connector type Fibre SC connectors
$ 3,779.00

The Alpha-Link MADI SX are well established as reliable high quality multi-channel audio converters in professional studio installations around the world. Both models feature 64 channel MADI to 24 channel digital and 24 channel SSL A-D/D-A converters. Each unit features lossless Fibre Optic MADI In/Out connections which can be used to connect to SSL's own MadiXtreme, MX4 or Delta-Link computer interfaces, to MADI equipped consoles and routers or to cascade multiple Alpha-Link units to create powerful systems that offer exceptional value.

The Alpha-Link MADI SX convert between analogue, optical digital MADI and 24 channels (12 stereo pairs) of AES/EBU digital Inputs & Outputs simultaneously. This unit feature a front panel hardware switch based control interface with LED status indication, and dedicated tri-colour LED's provide signal activity indication.

Alpha-Link MADI SX features

  • High quality SSL A-D/D-A converter technology
  • Lossless 64 channel Fibre Optic MADI digital audio input and output
  • 24 analogue inputs and outputs with SSL A-D/D-A at up to 96kHz
  • Rear panel analogue connection via standard 24 pin D-Sub
  • BNC Word Clock sync In/Out
  • Perfect partner product for SSL MadiXtreme, MX4 and Delta-Link interfaces
  • All input and output channels can be used simultaneously in any configuration
  • Comprehensive input/output routing & mode selection matrix
  • Analogue input/output activity indication via 24 tri-colour LEDs
  • Supports Fs and 2Fs formats in either High Speed or Legacy modes
  • 24 (12 pairs) AES/EBU digital




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