QPCI-1553 Interface

1, 2 or 4 channel MIL-STD-1553 PCI Module


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FOR LEGACY DESIGNS ONLY. See the QPCX-1553 for all new applications and designs: QPCX-1553.
The QPCI-1553 provides new levels of performance and flexibility for MIL-STD-1553A/B Notice II for PCI backplane form factors. Available in commercial and ruggedized versions with one, two or four dual-redundant channels, the QPCI-1553 includes abstract API (Application Programming Interface) software that reduces application development time. Standard features include 1 Mbyte of RAM per channel, 45-bit message time-tagging, triggers, extensive BC & RT link-list structures, error injection/detection, automatic/manual RT Status Bit, Mode Code responses, advanced BC functionality



  • Multi-function and single-function versions
  • High-level API for Windows®, VxWorks® and Linux included (contact the factory for supported operating system versions)
  • Simultaneous Bus Controller, 31 Remote Terminals and Bus Monitor
  • 1, 2, or 4 dual-redundant MIL-STD-1553 A/B Notice II channels




Form Factor
Lab, Simulation, Test
Temp Range
Commercial XT
1553 # Channels
1 to 4
Operating Mode
IRIG Time Code Option
Variable Voltage

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