Rugged IO

Unitronix supply and support defence electronics and ruggedised electronic board-level I/O products for military, aerospace and industrial control markets. 

Our supplier C²I² Systems designs and manufactures a range of boards and adapters in PMC, PC/104 Plus (specifically PCI-104), PCI form factors, as well as 3U VPX and 3U and 6U Compact PCI (cPCI), which offer maximum compatibility, performance, flexibility and cost-effectiveness.

All their PMC, VPX and cPCI Adapters are available in two cooling versions, conduction-cooled and air-cooled.

The conduction-cooled versions have a -40 C to +85 C temperature specification.

Three air-cooled grades are offered:

Ruggedised : -40 C to +85 C

Industrial    : -15 C to +75 C

Commercial :    0 C to +55 C

These boards and adapters offer a range of Software Drivers for Real-Time Operating Systems The adapters are offered with VxWorks, Linux, Windows Legacy software drivers as standard, with others as costed options.

The PC/104 Plus Adapters are offered in ruggedised, industrial and commercial grades, while the PCI Adapters are available in industrial and commercial grades.  All of the adapters have flexible I/O options, i.e. fibre, copper, front panel and rear connector (backplane).

They offer a range of voltage-isolated cPCI and VPX boards. Voltage isolation is 2 500 V RMS on the I/O channels and 500 V RMS on the cPCI or VPX backplane connectors. 

Functionality includes digital I/O, analogue I/O, analogue-to digital I/O and serial I/O.