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BC200 • Modular Industrial Boxed PC

User Configurable • CompactPCI® Serial CPU and Peripheral Card

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BC200 Modular Boxed PC
User Configurable • Various CPU Cards and I/O Boards


BC200 • Modular Boxed PC

Feature Summary

  • Industrial PC box based on proven CompactPCI® Serial technology
  • Highly configurable I/O and CPU type
  • Suitable for installation of two CompactPCI® Serial cards, up to 8HP assembly each
  • Wide input range 6 - 36VDC power supply 160W w. vehicle ignition function
  • Dimensions: 256mm (W) x 312mm (D) x 44mm (H), metal case
  • Wireless communication options WiFi, Bluetooth, WWAN (e.g. LTE), GNSS
  • RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet connectors 1 to 3 ports
  • M.2 SSD storage solution (selectable NVMe or SATA)
  • SKU and custom versions available

Main Board
  • T-shaped base board as active CompactPCI® Serial backplane
  • Two docking ports for in-line horizontal mounting of two CompactPCI® Serial cards
  • Acts as backplane with respect to the CompactPCI® Serial CPU board and peripheral card
  • Additional active components and mezzanine expansion (SSD storage, USB I/O, wireless)
  • Left side docking connectors intended for a CPU card (CompactPCI® Serial system slot)
  • Right side docking connectors intended for a peripheral card (CompactPCI® Serial fat pipe peripheral slot)

CompactPCI® Serial Slots
  • CompactPCI® Serial system slot (left docking port), rJ1 - rJ6 connector suite, suitable for a single size Eurocard CPU board either 4HP or 8HP front width assembly
  • CompactPCI® Serial peripheral slot (right docking port), rJ1, rJ2 and rJ6 connectors, fat pipe slot PCIe® x8, suitable for a single size Eurocard CPU board either 4HP or 8HP front width assembly
  • Acts as backplane with respect to the CompactPCI® Serial CPU board and peripheral card
  • Front panels of CompactPCI® Serial cards will be replaced by a common BC200 box front

On-Board Devices
  • M.2 socket M-key for 2280 size SSD
  • SATA or PCIe® x4 (NVMe) interface configuration selectable by jumper
  • M.2 socket E-key for 2230 size WiFi/Bluetooth module
  • PCIe® & USB2 interface
  • M.2 socket B-key for 3042 size WWAN/GNSS module
  • USB2/USB3 interface
  • Micro-SIM card socket
  • Dual USB 3.0 Type A front receptacle

Power Supply
  • DC Input, 6 - 36VDC, input current max. 7.2A @24VDC
  • Reverse polarity protection
  • Input connector male M12 power, L-coded 5-pole, or custom specific (e.g. terminal block)
  • Input fuse 20A socketed
  • ATX style outputs, 160W total
  • Standby consumption <1W
  • Temperature range -20°C to +70°C
  • Efficiency up to 93%
  • Motor vehicle ignition function, 14 different modes of operation selectable by jumper
  • High quality components for maximum reliability & long life
  • MTBF 990,000h @50°C
  • Output load max. +12VDC 12A, +5VDC 8A, +5VSB 2A, +3.3VDC 8A
  • All outputs protected: Short circuit, overvoltage, overtemperature

  • Three long life fans at the back panel, PWM regulated
  • Temperature controller NCT7491 on-board
  • Additional dedicated cooling of CPU card

  • Highest flexibility in the boxed computer market due to the T-model construction
  • Versatile front I/O configurations & processor performance by choice of CPU card, peripheral card, mezzanine cards
  • Industrial computing
  • IOT networking & edge computing
  • Rugged environments
  • Transportation vehicles
  • Construction and harvesting machinery
  • Passenger cars
  • Custom specific solutions

Environmental, Regulatory
  • Designed & manufactured in Germany
  • Certified quality management according to ISO 9001
  • Long term availability
  • Rugged solution
  • RoHS compliant
  • Operating temperature -20°C to +70°C (commercial temperature range)
  • Storage temperature -40°C to +85°C, max. gradient 5°C/min
  • Humidity 5% ... 95% RH non condensing
  • Altitude -300m ... +3000m
  • Shock 15g 0.33ms, 6g 6ms
  • Vibration 1g 5-2000Hz
  • EC Regulations EN55022, EN55024, EN60950-1 (UL60950-1/IEC60950-1)
  • MTBF tbd years
all items are subject to changes

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