How to configure coaxitron control using the DX4500/DX4600.

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Issue

The DX4500/DX4600 recorder does not have it built in.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DX4500/DX4600
    • version below 1.3
  • CM9760-CXTA

Cause

Coaxitron control is not supported on the first release of DX4500/DX4600 Series.

Resolution

Use a CM9760 CXTA connected to the data port to generate the coaxitron signal.

  1. Power Off the CM9760-CXTA
  2. Turn CM9760-CXTA dip switch 3 to the ON (Up) position.   This will set the Protocol to D, baud rate to 2400,  and parity to None.  The input is RS-422.
  3. Turn CM9760-CXTA dip switch 8 to the ON (Up) position.  This sets the receiver type to Spectra.  
  4. Turn switches 1, 2, 4-7 to the OFF (Down) position.
  5. Power On the CM9760-CXTA
  6. Wire the TX- and TX+ data from the DVR to the receive pins 7 (RX-) and 8 (RX+) on the CM9760-CXTA.
  7. CM9760-CXTA COMM IN port pin-out assignment below.


Example: