CEI-500 Modular Avionics Interface for PCI


This product reached the end of its lifecycle (end-of-life) on November 30, 2015

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The CEI-500 is a flexible and space-saving modular solution for interfacing to ARINC 429, MIL-STD-1553 and other avionics databuses for the PCI platform. The CEI-500 includes high-level API support for 32-bit Windows 7, Vista and XP and LabWindows/CVI for ARINC 429, 453, 419, 561, 568, 573, 575, 582, 708, 717, CSDB, MIL-STD-1553, RS-232, RS-422, RS-485 and other avionics databuses. Contact Abaco Systems about support for other operating environments.


Mix multiple protocols on the same board

  • (MIL-STD-1553, ARINC 429, RS-422, etc.)
  • OS support for 32-bit Windows 7, Vista and XP
  • Up to 80 ARINC 429 channels per board (40 Rx, 40 Tx Maximum)
  • Highly flexible configurations
  • Based on IP Module Technology
  • Optional support for LabVIEW




Form Factor
Lab, Simulation, Test
# ARINC Channels
2 to 40
Temp Range
1553 # Channels
1 to 10
Operating Mode
568/582 6-wire
# Discretes


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