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Grass Valley Karrera Streamlined power for fast, efficient and creative productions.

Grass Valley Karrera with K-Frame is a modular approach to production switchers which delivers more creativity to create fascinating and engaging content with multiformat support including 4K and 1080p. Intuitive control panel and the touchscreen side panel interface are easy to learn, meaning new operators will quickly be up and running.

Karrera switchers are capable of delivering up to 192 inputs, 96 outputs and up to 9 M/Es with 6 keyers in every full M/E.

Grass Valley Karrera S-series combines ultimate mid-range switcher performance with up to 6 M/Es and up to 80×48 SDI I/Os in just 6 RU and a host of licensable features.

Grass Valley K-Frame V-series delivers exceptional value and incredible power with up to 3 M/Es plus 2 VPEs, up to 32×16 SDI plus 4×2 Media Port I/Os in just 3 RUs.

Features:

  • Fully digital 10-bit 4:2:2 video switcher including Future-Ready 4K and 1080p (level A or B) support
  • Integrated macro builder/editor
  • Optional DoubleTake (split M/E mode) effectively increases the number of M/Es
  • LDK Series & LDX Series camera control with Ethernet tally via Connect Gateway
  • VDCP Ethernet connection for stadium applications
  • Hot-swappable, front/rear removable modules and power supplies
Component Depth Width Height Weight Rack Units
Control Panels Flat Support Structure Orientation
KRR-PNL-200-25 362 mm (14.3 in.) 1248.6 mm (49.2 in.) 132 mm (5.2 in.) 18.71 kg (41.25 lbs.) n/a
KRR-PNL-200-25-C 510 mm (20.08 in.) 1010 mm (39.77 in.) 178 mm (7.01 in.) 18.71 kg (41.25 lbs.) n/a
KRR-PNL-300-35 510 mm (20.08 in.) 1440.6 mm (56.72 in.) 178 mm (7.01 in.) 28.28 kg (62.4 lbs.) n/a
KRR-PNL-AUX-25 162 mm (6.38 in.) 610 mm (24.02 in.) 76 mm (3.00 in.) 3.07 kg (6.75 lbs.) n/a
KRR-PNL-AUX-35 162 mm (6.38 in.) 800 mm (31.50 in.) 76 mm (3.00 in.) 4.08 kg (9.0 lbs.) n/a
Frames
K-FRM-100S (13 RU) 566.2 mm (22.29 in.) 482.8 mm (19 in.) 577.1 mm (22.72 in.) 55.1 kg (121.0 lbs.) 13
K-FRM-100C (6 RU) 558.8 mm (22.0 in.) 482.8 mm (19 in.) 266 mm (10.47 in.) 37.42 kg (82.5 lbs.) 6
K-FRM-100CS (6 RU) 558.8 mm (22.0 in.) 482.8 mm (19 in.) 266 mm (10.47 in.) 36.7 kg (81.0 lbs.) 6
K-FRM-PSU-FRAME (1 RU)* 492 mm (19.37 in.) 483.1 mm (19 in.) 44 .0 mm (1.75 in.) 10.5 kg (23.0 lbs.) 1

Weights for the K-FRM-100C and K-FRM-100S are with fully populated units
* Frame weight is with two power supplies. A single supply weighs 2.5 kg (5.4 lbs.). The K-FRM-PSU-FRAME supports up to three power supplies..

Frame M/Es Inputs Outputs GPI Inputs Per Board GPI/Tally Outputs Per Board Smart I/O (MatchDef/SetDef)
Standard 13 RU 1 to 9* 32 to 160 plus up to 32 Smart I/O 16 to 64 dual plus up to 32 Smart I/O 8 per input board 32 per input board Each Smart I/O card provides 4 inputs and 4 outputs with 4 up/down/crossconversion (MatchDef/SetDef) capability
Compact 6 RU 1 to 5* 32 to 64 plus up to 16 Smart I/O 16 to 32 dual plus up to 16 Smart I/O 8 per input board 32 per input board
Compact S-series 6 RU 1 to 6 32 to 64 plus up to 16 Smart I/O 16 to 32 dual plus up to 16 Smart I/O 8 per input board 32 per input board
Board Count
Standard 13 RU Up to 4 M/E boards (two M/Es per board) Up to 5 input boards (32 inputs per board) Up to 4 output boards (16 dual outputs per board) Up to 8 I/O modules
Compact 6 RU Up to 2 M/E boards (two M/Es per board) Up to 2 input boards (32 inputs per board) Up to 2 output boards (16 dual outputs per board) Up to 4 I/O modules
Compact S-series 6 RU Up to 2 M/E
boards (three M/Es
per board)
Up to 2 input boards (32 inputs per board) Up to 2 output boards (16 dual outputs per board) Up to 4 I/O modules

* Includes Controller M/E.

Video Standards

4K UHD Mode:

  • 2-Sample-Interleave (2SI), 4x 1080p or TICO-compressed 4K 1-Wire
  • 4 quadrant quad link, 4x 1080p

3G Mode:

  • 1080p 50 Hz SMPTE 425-1 section 4 – Level A
  • 1080p 59.94 Hz SMPTE 425-1 section 4 – Level A
  • 1080p 60 Hz SMPTE 425-1 section 4 – Level A
  • 1080p 50 Hz SMPTE 425-1 section 5 – Level B
  • 1080p 59.94 Hz SMPTE 425-1 section 5 – Level B
  • 1080p 60 Hz SMPTE 425-1 section 5 – Level B

HD Mode:

  • 1080i25/29.97/30
  • 1080PsF23.976/24/25/29.97/30
  • 720p50/59.94/60

SD Mode:

  • 525i59.94
  • 625i50

Serial Digital Video Inputs
Interface:

  • 3G video formats SMPTE 424M-2006
  • HD video formats SMPTE 292M-1998
  • SD video formats SMPTE 259M-1997 ITU-R BT.656

Return loss:

  • >15 dB, 5 MHz to 1.5 GHz
  • >10 dB, 1.5 GHz to 3.0 GHz

Type of connector: 75Ω BNC (SMPTE 259M)
Nominal amplitude: 800 mVp-p terminated
Input impedance: 75Ω
Max. cable length: using Belden 1694A type cable

  • 3G video 140m (459 ft.) typical
  • HD video 200m (656 ft.) typical
  • SD video 350m (1,148 ft.) typical

Serial Digital Video Outputs
Interface:

  • 3G video formats SMPTE 424M-2006
  • HD video formats SMPTE 292M-1998
  • SD video formats SMPTE 259M-1997 ITU-R BT.656

Return loss:

  • >15 dB, 5 MHz to 1.5 GHz
  • >10 dB, 1.5 GHz to 3.0 GHz

Type of connector: 75Ω BNC (SMPTE 259M)
Nominal amplitude: 800 mVp-p across 75Ω
Rise and fall times:

  • 3G & HD video formats ≤ 135 ps between 20% and 80% amplitude
  • SD video formats, 400 to 1400 ps between 20% and 80% amplitude

Timing jitter:

  • 3G video formats ≤ 2.0 UI
  • HD video formats ≤ 1.0 UI
  • SD video formats ≤ 0.2 UI

Alignment jitter:

  • 3G video formats ≤ 0.3 UI
  • HD video formats ≤ 0.2 UI
  • SD video formats ≤ 0.2 UI

Output impedance: 75Ω
DC offset: <500 mV with 75Ω termination
Ancillary and embedded data: blanked or passed (user selectable)
EDH: blanked
Analog Reference Input
Video standard: Analog Black or Tri-level sync
Return loss: >40 dB, up to 5 MHz
Connectors: 2 BNC loop-through
Impedance: 75Ω external termination
Communications
Connections:

  • PCU to video frame: LAN cable 100m (328 ft.) max. length
  • Control panel to PCU: dedicated cables, choice of 7.5m or 15m
  • Menu panel to PCU: dedicated cables, choice of 7.5m or 15m

Interoperability: The Video Production Centers are interoperable with the Encore, Jupiter, SMS-7000 and NV9000 routing control systems; LDK Series and LDX Series cameras using Connect Gateway; and with the K2 media server family (including the K2 Summit and K2 Solo), legacy Profile servers, M-Series iVDRs, Turbo iDDRs and T2 iDDRs.
Supported Control Protocols
The Video Production Centers support Ethernet and serial AMP protocol (standard in all systems), serial BVW and Odetics protocols, as well as controlling devices using PBus II and GPIs

  • Serial BVW-75 for VTR control
  • AMP (advanced media protocol) for Profile PVS, Profile XP Media Platform, K2, M-Series, Turbo iDDR and T2 iDDR systems over Ethernet and serial
  • Grass Valley native protocol for routers/routing control systems (Trinix/Trinix NXT, Venus, Triton, NVISION and third-party routers; Jupiter, Encore and NV9000 router control systems)
  • Ethernet tally
  • Grass Valley remote Aux Panels via Ethernet
  • Grass Valley editor protocol for edit controllers and external control
  • VDCP Serial and Ethernet

Power
Video Processing Frame 6 RU:

  • Line voltage: 100V-240 VAC ±10% power factor corrected
  • Automatic line-voltage sensing for 120V and 240V sources
  • Line frequency: 50/60 Hz ±5%
  • Power consumption: max. 900W
  • Leakage current: <2.5 mA

Video Processing Frame 13 RU:

  • Line voltage: 100V-240 VAC ±10% power factor corrected
  • Automatic line-voltage sensing for 120V and 240V sources
  • Line frequency: 50/60 Hz ±5%
  • Power consumption: max. 1400W
  • Leakage current: <2.5 mA

Control Panel:

  • Line voltage: 100V-240 VAC ±10% power factor corrected
  • Automatic line-voltage sensing for 120V and 240V sources
  • Line frequency: 50/60 Hz ±5%
  • Power consumption: max. panel configuration 600W
  • Leakage current: <2.5 mA

Environmental Conditions
Storage temperature: -20 to 70ºC (-4 to 158ºF)
Operating temperature: 0 to 40ºC (32 to 104ºF)
Relative humidity: 0-95% (non-condensing)
Electromagnetic environment: E2 (according to EN55103-1, -2)