Drake -SCT3860 – High Definition Transcoder – Discontinued

For equivalent products, please see the Blonder Tongue or Televes equipment
  • Each SCT3860 module may be easily mounted or removed from the RMT150 rack tray to provide for easy expansion or maintenance.
  • Rapid programming for HITS and DISH Network transponders using factory stored preset programming configurations with auto seeking configuration for DISH Network transponders. Auto Seeking configuration for DISH Network transponders.
  • High output power of +40 dBmV which may be locally or remotely monitored and adjusted.


The R.L. Drake model SCT3860 is a professional quality, modular, digital headend component providing QPSK or 8PSK input to QAM transmodulation and RF upconversion functions in a single module. Up to ten SCT3860 modules and a power supply module can be accommodated in the RMT150 rack mounting tray, occupying only a 2 unit (3.5 inch) high rack space. The SCT3860 can transcode DigiCipher II or DVB digital satellite signals, included those with advanced turbo satellite FEC modes, outputting QAM modulation.

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