Technical parameters

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9. Technical parameters

Tab. 9.1: Technical parameters

Radio parameters
Frequency bands 135 – 175 MHz
335 – 400 MHz
400 – 470 MHz
Channel spacing 6.25 / 12.5 / 25 / 50 / 100 / 150 / 200 / 250 / 300 kHz
Frequency stability ±0.5 ppm
±0.01 ppm with GPS option or external time sync. , see details
Modulation QAM: 256QAM, 64QAM, 16DEQAM, D8PSK, π/4DQPSK, DPSK
FSK: 4CPFSK, 2CPFSK
FEC (Forward Error Correction) 2/3, 3/4, 5/6, Off. Trellis code with Viterbi soft-decoder
Transmitter
RF Output power
(Both Carrier and Modulated)
QAM: 0.1 – 5.0 W (20 – 37 dBm) in 1dB step [1][2]
FSK: 0.1 – 10 W (20 – 40 dBm) in 1dB step
Duty cycle Continuous
Rx to Tx Time < 0.7 ms / 25 kHz channel
< 1.0 ms / 12.5 kHz channel
< 2 ms / 6.25 kHz channel
Intermodulation Attenuation > 40 dB, > 70 dB (with external circulator/isolator)
Spurious Emissions (Conducted) < -36 dBm
Radiated Spurious Emissions < -36 dBm
Adjacent channel power < -60 dBc
Transient adjacent channel power < -60 dBc
Receiver
Sensitivity see details  
Anti-aliasing Selectivity 56 kHz @ -3 dB BW applicable for 6.25/12.5/25 kHz
500 kHz @ -3 dB BW applicable for 50/100/150/200/250/300 kHz
Tx to Rx Time < 0.7 ms / 25 kHz channel
< 1.0 ms / 12.5 kHz channel
< 2 ms / 6.25 kHz channel
Maximum Receiver Input Power 20 dBm (100 mW)
Rx Spurious Emissions (Conducted) < -57 dBm
Radiated Spurious Emissions < -57 dBm
Blocking or desensitization >-23 dBm @ 1 MHz
>-19 dBm @ 2 MHz
>-15 dBm @ 5 MHz
>-13 dBm @ 10 MHz
 
Spurious response rejection > 70 dB
   [1] Output power displayed as average power, Max peak envelope power (PEP) 10 W (40 dBm)
   [2] Modulation dependent (DPSK 5 W … QAM256 2 W), see details

Electrical
Primary power 10 to 30 VDC, negative GND
Rx8 W / 13.8 V ( see details )
Tx – FSKtyp. 40 W, max. 55 W @ 40 dBm ( see details )
Tx – QAMtyp. 33 W, max. 40 W @ 40 dBm PEP ( see details )
Sleep mode 0.01 W
Save mode 5 W
Interfaces
Ethernet 10/100/1000Base-T Auto MDI/MDIX4 × RJ45
10/100/1000Base-T or 1000Base-SX
or 1000Base-LX
user exchangeable SFP
power consumption max. 1.25 W
1 × SFP
COMRS232/RS485 SW configurable DB9F
300 b/s – 1 Mb/s 
USBUSB 3.0Host A
Antenna 50 Ω
SW configurable
1 × Rx/Tx or 1 × Rx + 1 × Tx
2 × TNC female
Inputs/Outputs 1 × HW alarm input
1 × HW alarm output
1 × Sleep input
2 × DI, 2 × DO
1 × difDI (when mPCIe-COMS is not used)
RJ45

Optional interfaces
GNSS (optional, pending) Active antenna 3.3 VDC SMA female
72-channel u-blox M8 engine GPS/QZSS L1 C/A, GLONASS L10F, BeiDou B1I, Galileo E1B/C, SBAS L1 C/A: WAAS, EGNOS, MSAS, GAGAN
Cellular interface (optional)
Frequency bands E4G LTE
Band 20 (800 MHz), Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 8 (900 MHz), Band 3 (1800 MHz), Band 1 (2100 MHz), Band 7 (2600 MHz)
3G UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA
Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 8 (900 MHz), Band 2 (1900 MHz), Band 1 (2100 MHz)
2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE
GSM 850 MHz, E-GSM 900 MHz, DCS 1800 MHz, PCS 1900 MHz
Ublox TOBY L-210FCC ID XPYTOBL210
Frequency bands P4G LTE
Band 28 (750 MHz), Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 8 (900 MHz), Band 3 (1800 MHz), Band 1 (2100 MHz), Band 7 (2600 MHz)
3G UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA
Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 8 (900 MHz), Band 2 (1900 MHz), Band 1 (2100 MHz)
2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE
GSM 850 MHz, E-GSM 900 MHz, DCS 1800 MHz, PCS 1900 MHz
Ublox TOBY L-280FCC ID XPYTOBL280
Frequency bands A4G LTE
Band 17 (700 MHz), Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 4 (1700 MHz), Band 2 (1900 MHz), Band 7 (2600 MHz)
3G UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA
Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 8 (900 MHz), Band 4 (AWS, i.e. 1700 MHz), Band 2 (1900 MHz), Band 1 (2100 MHz)
2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE
GSM 850 MHz, E-GSM 900 MHz, DCS 1800 MHz, PCS 1900 MHz
Ublox TOBY L-200FCC ID XPYTOBL200
Specification4G LTE
3GPP Release 9
Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Evolved Uni. Terrestrial Radio Access (E-UTRA)
Frequency Division Duplex (FDD)
DL Multi-Input Multi-Output (MIMO) 2×2
3G UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA
3GPP Release 8
Dual-Cell HS Packet Access (DC-HSPA+)
UMTS Terrestrial Radio Access (UTRA)
Frequency Division Duplex (FDD) DL Rx diversity
2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE
3GPP Release 8
Enhanced Data rate GSM Evolution (EDGE)
GSM EGPRS Radio Access (GERA)
Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA)
DL Advanced Rx Performance Phase 1
Data rates up to 150 Mb/s downlink / 50 Mb/s uplink

LED panel
5 × tri-color status LEDs

SYS, AUX, RX, TX, COM
4 × RJ45 – 2 × LED, 1 × SFP – 1 × LED

Environmental
IP Code (Ingress Protection) IP42, (IP52 – see details )
Altitude 4000 m
MTBF (Mean Time Between Failure) > 900.000 hours (> 100 years )
Operating temperature -40 to +70 °C (-40 to +158 °F)[3]
Operating humidity 5 to 95 % non-condensing
Storage -40 to +85 °C (-40 to +185 °F) / 5 to 95 % non-condensing
Mechanical
Casing Rugged die-cast aluminium
Dimensions

H × W × D: 60 × 185 × 125 mm (2.34 × 7.2 × 4.9 in)

Weight

1.55 kg (3.4 lbs)

Mounting DIN rail , L-bracket , Flat-bracket , 19″ Rack chassis
SW
Operating modes Bridge / Router
Radio channel protocol Transparent / Base driven , Flexible [3]
User protocols on COM

IEC101, DNP3, DF1, Async Link
Modbus, PR2000, Comli, Profibus, C24, Cactus, RP570, Slip, Siemens 3964(R)[4]

User protocols on Ethernet Modbus TCP, IEC104, DNP3 TCP, Comli TCP,
Terminal server…
Serial to IP convertors DNP3 / DNP3 TCP
Protocol on Radio channel
Multi master applications Yes
Report by exception Yes
Collision Avoidance Capability Yes
Remote to Remote communication Yes
Addressed and acknowledged
serial SCADA protocols
Yes
Radio channel data integrity CRC 32
Security
Management HTTP, HTTPS ( own certificate ), SSH
Access accounts 4 levels (Guest, Tech, SecTech, Admin) × 3 users each
Encryption AES256-CCM
VPNIPsec, GRE
VLANIEEE 802.1Q (tagging), Q-in-Q for Transparent mode
AAA protocol RADIUS[4]
Firewall Layer 2 – MAC, Layer 3 – IP, Layer 4 – TCP/UDP
Tamper detection Case opening detection
 
   [3]When full-duplex with full power (40 dBm PEP) and the surrounding temperature above + 60°C the external passive cooler shall be used (e.g. installation in RipEX2-RS chassis).
   [4]Will be available in further FW release.

Diagnostic and Management
Radio link testingPing with RSS and MSE[5]
Locally collected informationsRadio channel – RSScom, MSE, TXLost[%] and other parameters
Statistics

For Rx/Tx Packets on User interfaces (ETH, COM1, COM2) and for User data and Radio protocol (Repeats, Lost, ACK etc.) on Radio channel
RSS, MSE, Freq. offset

GraphsFor Statistics[5]
History (Statistics)Up to 1 month (time from to until)
SNMPSNMPv1, SNMPv2c, SNMPv3
SNMP Traps or SNMP Informs generation for Events
MonitoringReal time/Save to file[5] analysis of all physical interfaces (RADIO, ETH, COM) and some internal interfaces between software modules (e.g. Terminal servers)
Event log8 severity levels, time stamp, user stamped, configurable AO, external server export
 
   [5] Will be available in further FW release.

Standards
CERED, RoHS, WEEE
FCC, ICFCC Part 90, IC RSS-119
Spectrum ETSI EN 302 561 V2.1.1
ETSI EN 300 113 V2.2.1
EMC (electromagnetic compatibility) ETSI EN 301 489-1 V2.1.1
ETSI EN 301 489-5 V2.1.1
EN 61850-3:2014
Safety EN 62368-1:2004 + A1:2017
SAREN 50385:2017
EN 50383ed.2:2010
Electric power substations environment IEEE 1613:2009
IEEE 1613.1:2013
EN 61850-3:2014
ATEX pending
Environmental EN 61850-3: 2014
Vibration & shock

EN 60068-2-6:2008
ETS 300 019-2-3:1994, Class 3.4
EN 61850-3:2014

Seismic qualification EN 60068-2-27:2010
IP rating EN 60529:1993 + A1:2001 + A2:2014

Tab. 9.2: Maximal power for individual modulations

RipEX2
ModulationPEP [dBm]RMS [dBm]RMS [W]
​2CPFSK20 – 4020 – 400.1 – 10
​4CPFSK20 – 4020 – 400.1 – 10
DPSK20 – 4020 – 370.1 – 5
​π/4-DQPSK20 – 4020 – 370.1 – 5
​D8PSK20 – 4020 – 360.1 – 4
16DEQAM20 – 4020 – 350.1 – 3.2
​64QAM20 – 4020 – 340.1 – 2.5
256QAM20 – 4020 – 330.1 – 2
SW configurable [PEP, dBm]
FSK, QAM: 1 dB step
PEP vs. RMS application note

Tab. 9.3: Maximal data speed

Channel spacing
[kHz]

Gross data rate
[kb/s]

6.25 42
12.5 83
25167
50333
100555
150925
2001111
2501389
3001736

Tab. 9.4: List of connected cables

Input / OutputSpecified lengthShielded /
Nonshielded
Recommended cable type
DC power supply 10 – 30 VAs needed NV03VH-H 2×0,5
GPIO (Sleep Input, HW Alarm
Input, HW Alarm Output)
As needed SLiYCY 6×0,14
Antenna connection Rx, Rx/Tx As needed S Coaxial
COM (RS232/485) As needed, typically up to 15 m (RS232) or up to 400 m (RS485)SLiYCY 4×0,14
AUX (used for GPS) As neededS Coaxial
ETH (4 ports) As needed, typically up to 100 mSSTP CAT 5e
Optical Ethernet As needed, typically up to 2 kmN/AOptical fibre
USBMax. 3 mSUSB3
DI / DOAs needed SSTP CAT 5e

Tab. 9.5: Typical power consumption for 12 to 30 Vdc

 RipEX2-4ARipEX2-1A
Tx  
FSK 40 dBm33.3 W44.4 W
FSK 20 dBm14.0 W14.0 W
QAM 40 dBm PEP25.9 W31.8 W
QAM 26 dBm PEP12.7 W 12.7 W

 RipEX2
Rx 
RipEX2 8.0 W
+Ethernets (1 to 4) +0.5 W
+1st COM+0.2 W
+GNSS+0.5 W
+2nd COM+I/O+0.1 W
+LTE (Rx .. Tx)+0.3 .. 3 W
+SFP module typ.+1 W

9.1. Detailed Radio parameters

Tab. 9.6: Channel spacing 6.25 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]6.25
Occupied BW limit [kHz]55
Modulation typeFSKQAM
RipEX 1 “Mode”FCC, CEFCC
Baud rate [kBaud]2.604.34
RipEX2 ComplianceFCC Part 90FCC Part 90

6.25 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s] Modulation Emission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 2.60 kBaud
2.60 2CPFSK 3K60F1DBN3.605
5.21 2CPFSK 3K60F1DBN3.605
Baudrate 4.34 kbaud
4.34DPSK5K00G1DBN5.005
8.68π/4-DQPSK5K00G1DDN5.005
13.02D8PSK5K00G1DEN5.005
17.3616DEQAM5K00G1DEN5.005
26.0464QAM5K00G1DEN5.005
34.72256QAM5K00G1DEN5.005

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 2.60 / 4.34 kBaud (FCC Part 90)
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6
1.953/42CPFSK-122.5-121.0-119.0
2.60Off2CPFSK-122.0-120.0-117.0
3.913/44CPFSK-121.0-119.0-116.0
5.21Off4CPFSK-120.0-117.5-114.0
3.263/4DPSK-122.0-120.5-116.0
4.34OffDPSK-121.5-119.5-114.0
6.513/4π/4-DQPSK-121.0-119.5-115.0
8.68Offπ/4-DQPSK-120.0-118.0-112.0
9.773/4D8PSK-118.5-116.0-110.5
13.02OffD8PSK-115.5-112.0-105.5
13.023/416DEQAM-115.5-112.0-106.0
17.36Off16DEQAM-112.5-109.5-102.5
17.362/364QAM-115.5-111.5-103.5
19.533/464QAM-112.5-109.0-102.0
21.705/664QAM-111.5-106.5-99.5
26.04Off64QAM-108.5-104.0-96.5
23.152/3256QAM-109.0-106.0-100.0
26.043/4256QAM-108.0-104.5-98.0
28.945/6256QAM-106.0-103.0-96.0
34.72Off256QAM-104.0-100.0-94.5

Tab. 9.7: Channel spacing 12.5 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]12.5
Occupied BW limit [kHz]111112.5
Modulation typeFSKQAM
RipEX 1 “Mode”FCC, CEFCCCE
Baud rate [kBaud]5.218.6810.42
RipEX2 ComplianceREDREDRED
FCC Part 90FCC Part 90

12.5 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s] Modulation Emission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 5.21 kbaud (ETSI EN 300 113)
5.21 2CPFSK 7K50F1DBN7.011.0
10.42 4CPFSK 7K50F1DDN7.011.0
Baudrate 8.68 kbaud (ETSI EN 300 113)
8.68DPSK 10K0G1DBN10.011.0
17.36π/4-DQPSK 10K0G1DDN10.011.0
26.04D8PSK 10K0G1DEN10.011.0
34.7216DEQAM 10K0G1DEN10.011.0
52.0864QAM 10K0G1DEN10.011.0
69.44256QAM 10K0G1DEN10.011.0
Baudrate 10.42 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 113)
10.42 DPSK 11K9G1DBN11.912.5
20.83 π/4-DQPSK 11K9G1DDN11.912.5
31.25 D8PSK 11K9G1DEN11.912.5
41.67 16DEQAM 11K9G1DEN11.912.5
62.50 64QAM 11K9G1DEN11.912.5
83.33 256QAM 11K9G1DEN11.912.5

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 10.42 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 113)
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
3.913/42CPFSK-120-119-117-7
5.21Off2CPFSK-120-118-115-10
7.813/44CPFSK-119-117-114-11
10.42Off4CPFSK-118-115-112-6
7.813/4DPSK-119-118-114-6.5
10.42OffDPSK-119-117-112-5
15.623/4π/4-DQPSK-118-117-113-9
20.83Offπ/4-DQPSK-117-115-110-10
23.443/4D8PSK-116-113-108-12
31.25OffD8PSK-113-109-103-14
31.253/416DEQAM-112-109-103-16
41.67Off16DEQAM-109-106-99-18.5
41.672/364QAM-112-108-101-16
46.883/464QAM-110-106-99-19
52.085/664QAM-109-104-97-20
62.50Off64QAM-105-101-94-22.5
55.562/3256QAM-106-103-97-21
62.503/4256QAM-105-102-95-22
69.445/6256QAM-103-100-93-24
83.33Off256QAM-100-97-90-28.5

Tab. 9.8: Channel spacing 25 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]25
Occupied BW limit [kHz]1416162025
Modulation typeFSKQAM
RipEX 1 “Mode” CENarrowFCCCE
Baud rate [kBaud]8.6810.4213.8917.3620.83
RipEX2
Compliance
REDREDREDREDRED
FCC Part 90FCC Part 90FCC Part 90FCC Part 90

25 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s] ModulationEmission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]

Baudrate 8.68 kBaud

8.682CPFSK13K5F1DBN13.5

14

17.364CPFSK12K2F1DDN12.214
Baudrate 10.42 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 113)
10.422CPFSK 15K5F1DBN15.516
20.834CPFSK 15K5F1DDN15.516
Baudrate 13.89 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 113)
13.89DPSK 15K9G1DBN15.916
27.78π/4-DQPSK 15K9G1DDN15.916
41.67D8PSK 15K9G1DEN15.916
55.5616DEQAM 15K9G1DEN15.916
83.3364QAM 15K9G1DEN15.916
111.11256QAM 15K9G1DEN15.916
Baudrate 17.36 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 113, ETSI EN 302 561)
17.36DPSK 19K8G1DBN19.820
34.72π/4-DQPSK 19K8G1DDN19.820
52.08D8PSK 19K8G1DEN19.820
69.4416DEQAM 19K8G1DEN19.820
104.1764QAM 19K8G1DEN19.820
138.89256QAM 19K8G1DEN19.820
Baudrate 20.83 kBaud (ETSI EN 302 561)
20.83DPSK 24K0G1DBN24.025
41.67π/4-DQPSK 24K0G1DDN24.025
62.50D8PSK 24K0G1DEN24.025
83.3316DEQAM 24K0G1DEN24.025
125.0064QAM 24K0G1DEN24.025
166.67256QAM 24K0G1DEN24.025

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 20.83 (ETSI EN 300 113)
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
7.813/42CPFSK-118-117-115-6
10.42Off2CPFSK-118-116-113-7
15.633/44CPFSK-117-115-112-10
20.83Off4CPFSK-115-113-109-6
15.623/4DPSK-117-116-112-6
20.83OffDPSK-117-115-110-6
31.253/4π/4-DQPSK-116-115-111-9
41.66Offπ/4-DQPSK-115-113-108-10
46.873/4D8PSK-113-111-106-12
62.49OffD8PSK-110-107-101-14.5
62.493/416DEQAM-110-107-101-16
83.33Off16DEQAM-108-105-98-18.5
83.332/364QAM-110-106-99-16
93.753/464QAM-108-104-97-19
104.175/664QAM-107-102-95-20
125.00Off64QAM-104-99-92-22.5
111.112/3256QAM-104-101-95-21
125.003/4256QAM-103-100-93-22
138.895/6256QAM-101-98-91-24
166.67Off256QAM-98-95-88-28.5

Tab. 9.9: Channel spacing 50 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]50
Occupied BW limit [kHz]4050
Modulation typeQAM
RipEX 1 “Mode”CEUnlimited
Baud rate [kBaud]34.7241.67
RipEX2 ComplianceREDRED

50 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s] ModulationEmission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 34.72 kBaud (ETSI EN 302 561)
34.72DPSK 40K0G1DBN40.040
69.44π/4-DQPSK 40K0G1DDN40.040
104.17D8PSK 40K0G1DEN40.040
138.8916DEQAM 40K0G1DEN40.040
208.3364QAM 40K0G1DEN40.040
277.78256QAM 40K0G1DEN40.040
Baudrate 41.67 kBaud (ETSI EN 302 561)
41.67DPSK 45K0G1DBN45.050
83.33π/4-DQPSK 45K0G1DDN45.050
125.00D8PSK 45K0G1DEN45.050
166.6716DEQAM 45K0G1DEN45.050
250.0064QAM 45K0G1DEN45.050
333.33256QAM 45K0G1DEN45.050

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 41.67 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 561)
Classification Sensitivity [dBm] Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FEC Modulation BER 10-2 BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
31.25 3/4 DPSK -114-113-109-7
41.67Off DPSK -114-112-107-7
62.503/4 π/4-DQPSK -113-112-108-10
83.33Off π/4-DQPSK -112-110-105-11
93.753/4 D8PSK -110-108-103-13
125.00Off D8PSK -107-104-98-15
125.003/4 16DEQAM -107-104-98-17
166.67Off 16DEQAM -105-102-95-19
166.672/364QAM-107-103-96-17
187.503/4 64QAM -105-101-94-20
108.335/664QAM-104-99-92-21
250.00Off 64QAM -101-96-89-23
222.222/3256QAM-101-98-92-22
250.003/4 256QAM -100-97-90-23
277.785/6256QAM-98-95-88-25
333.33Off 256QAM -95-92-85-31

Tab. 9.10: Channel spacing 100 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]100
Occupied BW limit [kHz]80100
Modulation typeQAM
Baud rate [kBaud]69.4483.3
RipEX2 ComplianceRED 

100 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s] ModulationEmission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 69.44 kBaud (ETSI EN 302 561)
69.44DPSK 80K0G1DBN80.080
138.89π/4-DQPSK 80K0G1DDN80.080
208.33D8PSK 80K0G1DEN80.080
277.7816DEQAM 80K0G1DEN80.080
416.6664QAM 80K0G1DEN80.080
555.55256QAM 80K0G1DEN80.080

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 69.44 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 561)
Classification Sensitivity [dBm] Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FEC Modulation BER 10-2 BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
52.08 3/4 DPSK -112-110-106-7
69.44Off DPSK -111-109-104-7
104.173/4 π/4-DQPSK -111-109-105-10
138.89Off π/4-DQPSK -110-108-102-11
156.253/4 D8PSK -108-105-100-13
208.33Off D8PSK -105-101-95-15
208.333/4 16DEQAM -104-101-95-17
277.78Off 16DEQAM -102-99-92-19
277.782/364QAM-104-100-93-17
312.503/4 64QAM -102-98-91-20
347.225/664QAM-101-96-89-21
416.66Off 64QAM -98-93-86-23
370.372/3256QAM-99-95-89-22
416.663/4 256QAM -98-94-86-23
462.965/6256QAM-96-92-85-25
555.55Off 256QAM -93-89-83-31

Tab. 9.11: Channel spacing 150 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]150
Occupied BW limit [kHz]125150
Modulation typeQAM
Baud rate [kBaud]115.74124.01
RipEX2 ComplianceRED 

150 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s] ModulationEmission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 115.74 kBaud (ETSI EN 302 561)
115.74DPSK 125KG1DBN125.0125
231.48π/4-DQPSK 125KG1DDN125.0125
347.22D8PSK 125KG1DEN125.0125
462.9616DEQAM 125KG1DEN125.0125
694.4564QAM 125KG1DEN125.0125
925.93256QAM 125KG1DEN125.0125

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 115.74 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 561)
Classification Sensitivity [dBm] Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FEC ModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
86.71 3/4 DPSK -110-108-104-7
115.74Off DPSK -109-107-102-7
173.613/4 π/4-DQPSK -109-107-103-10
231.48Off π/4-DQPSK -108-106-100-11
260.423/4 D8PSK -106-103-98-13
347.22Off D8PSK -103-99-93-15
347.223/4 16DEQAM -102-99-93-17
462.96Off 16DEQAM -100-97-90-19
462.962/364QAM-102-98-91-17
520.833/4 64QAM -100-96-89-20
587.715/664QAM-99-94-87-21
694.45Off 64QAM -96-91-84-23
617.292/3256QAM-97-93-87-22
694.453/4 256QAM -96-92-84-23
771.615/6256QAM-94-90-83-25
925.93Off 256QAM -91-87-81-31

Tab. 9.12: Channel spacing 200 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]200
Occupied BW limit [kHz]175
Modulation typeQAM
Baud rate [kBaud]138.89
RipEX2 ComplianceRED

200 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s]ModulationEmission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 138.89 kBaud (ETSI EN 302 561)
138.89DPSK 150KG1DBN150.0175
277.78π/4-DQPSK 150KG1DDN150.0175
416.67D8PSK 150KG1DEN150.0175
555.5616DEQAM 150KG1DEN150.0175
833.3364QAM 150KG1DEN150.0175
1111.11256QAM 150KG1DEN150.0175

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 138.89 kBaud (ETSI EN 300 561)
Classification Sensitivity [dBm] Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FEC ModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
104.17 3/4 DPSK -109-107-103-7
138.89Off DPSK -108-106-101-7
208.333/4 π/4-DQPSK -108-106-102-10
277.78Off π/4-DQPSK -107-105-99-11
312.503/4 D8PSK -105-102-97-13
416.67Off D8PSK -102-98-92-15
416.673/4 16DEQAM -101-98-92-17
555.55Off 16DEQAM -99-96-89-19
555.552/364QAM-101-97-90-17
625.003/4 64QAM -99-95-88-20
694.455/664QAM-98-93-86-21
833.33Off 64QAM -95-90-83-23
740.742/3256QAM-96-92-86-22
833.333/4 256QAM -95-91-83-23
925.935/6256QAM-93-89-82-25
1111.11Off 256QAM -90-86-80-31

Tab. 9.13: Channel spacing 250 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]250
Occupied BW limit [kHz]250
Modulation typeQAM
Baud rate [kBaud]208.33

250 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s]ModulationEmission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 208.33 kBaud
156.25DPSK225KG1DBN225.0250
416.67π/4-DQPSK225KG1DDN225.0250
625.00D8PSK225KG1DEN225.0250
833.3316DEQAM225KG1DEN225.0250
1250.0064QAM225KG1DEN225.0250
1388.89256QAM225KG1DEN225.0250

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 208.33 kBaud
Classification Sensitivity [dBm] Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FEC ModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
156.253/4DPSK-107-106-102-7
208.33OffDPSK-107-105-100-7
312.503/4π/4-DQPSK-106-105-101-10
416.67Offπ/4-DQPSK-105-103-98-11
468.753/4D8PSK-103-101-96-13
625.00OffD8PSK-100-97-91-15
625.003/416DEQAM-100-97-93-17
833.33Off16DEQAM-98-95-88-19
833.332/364QAM-100-96-89-17
937.503/464QAM-98-94-88-20
1041.675/664QAM-97-92-86-21
1250.00Off64QAM-96-91-84-23
1111.112/3256QAM-94-91-85-22
1250.003/4256QAM-93-90-83-23
1388.895/6256QAM-91-88-81-25

Tab. 9.14: Channel spacing 300 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]300
Occupied BW limit [kHz]300
Modulation typeQAM
Baud rate [kBaud]260.42

300 kHz
Bitrate [kb/s]ModulationEmission code OBW [kHz]OBW limit [kHz]
Baudrate 260.42 kBaud
260.42DPSK280KG1DBN280.0300
520.83π/4-DQPSK280KG1DDN280.0300
781.25D8PSK280KG1DEN280.0300
1041.6716DEQAM280KG1DEN280.0300
1562.5064QAM280KG1DEN280.0300
1736.11256QAM280KG1DEN280.0300

Rx sensitivity Baudrate 260.42 kBaud
Classification Sensitivity [dBm] Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FEC ModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
195.313/4DPSK-106-104-100-7
260.42OffDPSK-105-103-98-7
390.633/4π/4-DQPSK-105-103-99-10
520.83Offπ/4-DQPSK-104-102-96-11
585.943/4D8PSK-101-99-94-13
781.25OffD8PSK-99-95-89-15
781.253/416DEQAM-98-95-91-17
1041.67Off16DEQAM-96-93-86-19
1041.672/364QAM-98-94-87-17
1171.883/464QAM-96-92-86-20
1302.095/664QAM-95-90-84-21
1562.50Off64QAM-92-87-81-23
1388.892/3256QAM-93-89-83-22
1562.503/4256QAM-91-88-81-23
1736.115/6256QAM-90-86-79-25

Tab. 9.15: MSE

Recommended MSE thresholds
ModulationFEC Mean MSE [dB]
2CPFSK3/4-10
2CPFSKOff-11
4CPFSK3/4-12
4CPFSKOff-15
DPSK3/4-10
DPSKOff-11
π/4-DQPSK3/4-12
π/4-DQPSKOff-14
8DPSK3/4-17
8DPSKOff-20
16DEQAM3/4-19
16DEQAMOff-22
64QAM3/4-24
64QAMOff-27
256QAM3/4-30
256QAMOff-33

MSE recommended tresholds

Fig. 9.1: MSE recommended tresholds