Drake -DQT861 – High Definition Transcoder – Discontinued

This product has unfortunately been discontinued. We apologize for the inconvenience.
  • Front panel backlit display and buttons allow easy setup and monitoring of operating mode and parameters.
  • High output, 61 dBmV, agile QAM modulator and upconverter are built in, operating up to 1024QAM.
  • RS232 serial interface provides for remote control programming and monitoring.


The R. L. Drake model DQT861 is a professional quality, digital headend transcoder product that tunes and demodulates MPEG2 digital VSB or QAM modulated signals from an off-air broadcast or CATV source or accepts an ASI input source. After error correction, it remodulates and upconverts the recovered MPEG2 transport stream onto a new QAM modulated digital output channel.

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