TCC500 Time Code Converter [Obsolete]

This legacy product is obsolete.

The TCC500 converts time code ( IRIG-B, SMPTE or EBU ) to 8 digit parallel BCD (Binary Coded Decimal).


  • Reads SMPTE (including EBU, film & non-drop frame) and IRIG-B

  • Outputs parallel BCD time with 8 digit or one millisecond resolution ─ hh:mm:ss:ms (frames)

  • 120/240 VAC with supplied external wall mounted power supply or 12-28 VDC operation.

  • Power supplies available for most countries throughout the world


I/O Connections

  • Input power: 12 VDC converted from wall mount AC unit 115/230, 50/60 Hz

  • 2.1mm male power connector

  • Time Code input: BNC socket

  • BCD output: DB-37

Operating Parameters

  • Temperature: 0 to +70°C

  • Humidity: Up to 90%, non-condensing


  • Size: 4.2w x 1.5h x 5.5d in (10.6w x 3.81h x 14d cm)

  • Weight: 16 oz (454 g)


  • Cover: Off-white aluminum

  • Front/rear panel: Clear anodized aluminum

Rack Mount

  • Optional rack mount kit available ─ RM4