Technical parameters

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9. Technical parameters

Tab. 9.1: Technical parameters

Radio parameters
Frequency bands135 – 175 MHz;
285 – 335 MHz; 335 – 400 MHz;
400 – 470 MHz; 450 – 520 MHz
Channel spacing6.25; 12.5; 25; 50; 100; 150; 200; 250; 300 kHz
Frequency stability±0.5 ppm
±0.01 ppm with internal GPS (optional) or external time sychronisation, see details
ModulationQAM: 256QAM; 64QAM; 16DEQAM; D8PSK; π/4DQPSK; DPSK
FSK: 4CPFSK; 2CPFSK, see details
FEC (Forward Error Correction)2/3; 3/4; 5/6; Off
Trellis code with Viterbi soft-decoder
Gross data rate (data speed) 1)
Channel spacing
[kHz]
Gross data rate (modulation rate)
[kb/s]
6.2542
12.583
25167
50333
100555
150925
2001111
2502)1389
3002)1736
Transmitter
RF Output powerQAM: 0.1 – 5.0 W (20 – 37 dBm) RMS in 1dB step3)
FSK: 0.1 – 10 W (20 – 40 dBm) in 1dB step
see details
Duty cycleContinuous
Rx to Tx Time< 2 ms @ 6.25 kHz channel
< 1.0 ms @ 12.5 kHz channel
< 0.7 ms @ 25 kHz channel
Intermodulation Attenuation > 40 dBm, > 70 dBm (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 -117 dBm (12.5 kHz; 2CPFSK; BER 10-6; 3/4 FEC)
see details
Anti-aliasing Selectivity56 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< 2 ms @ 6.25 kHz channel
< 1.0 ms @ 12.5 kHz channel
< 0.7 ms @ 25 kHz channel
Maximum Receiver Input Power20 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
     
Technical parameters are subject to change without prior notification.
1)Network throughput varies and depends heavily on the data structure, optimization effectivity, protocol on Radio channel, network topology, signal budgets and many other parameters of the network. Practical tests are recommended.
2)Available only in Bridge mode.
3)Max peak envelope power (PEP) 10 W (40 dBm) .

Electrical
Primary power 10 to 30 VDC, negative GND
Rx 8 W / 13.8 V, see details
Tx 12 – 55 W, see details
Sleep mode0.01 W
Save mode5 W
Interfaces
Ethernet10/100/1000Base-T Auto MDI/MDIX4× RJ45
SFP10/100/1000Base-T or 1000Base-SX
or 1000Base-LX
user exchangeable SFP with max. power consumption 1.25 W
1× SFP
COMRS232 / RS485 SW configurableDB9F
600 b/s – 1 Mb/s 
USBUSB 3.0Host A
Antenna50 Ω
SW configurable
1× Tx / Rx or 1× Rx + 1× Tx
2× TNC female
Inputs/Outputs1× HW alarm input
1× HW alarm output
Sleep input
Power
connector
2× DI, 2× DO, 1× difDI
not available when Expansion board ‘C’
(COM ports) is used
RJ45

Optional interfaces

Expansion board ‘G’
GPS (GNSS)

Active antenna 3.3 VDC SMA female (AUX on front panel)
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

Expansion board ‘C’
COM ports

COM2:
RS232 – 5 pin (RxD, TxD, GND, RTS, CTS)
600 b/s to 2 Mb/s
COM3:
RS232 -3 pin (RxD, TxD, GND)
2.4 kb/s to 921.6 kb/s
RJ45 (DI/DO on front panel)

Expansion board ‘E’, ‘P’, ‘A’
Cellular

see details

Indication LEDs
LED panel5× tri-color status LEDs (SYS, AUX, RX, TX, COM)
ETH4× RJ45 (Link and Activity LEDs), 1× SFP (Status LED)
Environmental
IP Code (Ingress Protection)IP41, IP42, IP52 – see details
MTBF (Mean Time Between Failure)> 900 000 hours (> 100 years)
Operating temperature −40 to +70 °C ( −40 to +158 °F) 4)
Operating humidity 5 to 95 % non-condensing
Storage −40 to +85 °C ( −40 to +185 °F) / 5 to 95 % non-condensing
Mechanical
CasingRugged 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)

MountingDIN rail, L-bracket, Flat-bracket, 19″ Rack chassis
see details
SW
Operating modesBridge / Router
Radio channel protocolsTransparent @ Bridge
Base driven, Flexible @ Router
see details
User protocols on COM

DNP3, DF1, IEC101, Modbus RTU, PR2000, RDS, Siemens 3964R, Async Link

User protocols on EthernetModbus TCP, IEC104, DNP3 TCP, Comli TCP, Terminal server
Serial to IP convertorsDNP3 / DNP3 TCP, Modbus RTU / Modbus TCP
Protocol on Radio channel
Multi master applicationsYes
Report by exceptionYes
Collision Avoidance CapabilityYes
Remote to Remote communicationYes
Addressed and acknowledged
serial SCADA protocols
Yes
Data integrity controlCRC 32
OptimizationIntelligent payload data and header (Eth / IP / TCP / UDP) compression
Security
ManagementHTTPS (own certificate), SSH
Role-based access control (RBAC)4 levels (Guest, Tech, SecTech, Admin)
WiFi management access (optional)WPA2-PSK secured
EncryptionAES256-CCM
VPNIPsec, GRE
VLANIEEE 802.1Q (tagging), Q-in-Q for Transparent mode
AAA protocolRADIUS
FirewallLayer 2 – MAC, Layer 3 – IP, Layer 4 – TCP/UDP
FWDigitally signed
HW tamperCase opening evidence
    
4) When full-duplex with full power (40 dBm PEP) and the surrounding temperature above + 60°C the external passive cooler should be used (e.g. RipEX2-RS 19″ Rack chassis).

Diagnostic and Management
Link testingICMP ping
Status informationsUser interfaces
Statistics

Historical and differential statistics for Rx / Tx Packets on all user interfaces (ETH 1-5, COM 1-3, TS 1-5) and Radio interface – for individual connections.
Radio protocol statistics (frame error, replied, duplicated, lost etc.) for individual radio links.
Advanced statistics for Radio channel (RSS levels, MSE, Pre-frame RSS, Repeats, etc.)

Statistics historySeveral weeks
Event logEvents filtered by time, severity, user, remote IP address and type of event
SNMPSNMPv1, SNMPv2c, SNMPv3
Trap / Inform alarms generation as per settings
NTPClient / Server
MonitoringReal time analysis of all interfaces (RADIO, ETH 1-5 , COM 1-3, TS 1-5) and internal interfaces between software modules, see details

Standards
CERED, RoHS, WEEE
FCC, ICFCC Part 90, IC RSS-119
SpectrumETSI EN 302 561 V2.1.1
ETSI EN 300 113 V2.2.1
EMC
(electromagnetic compatibility)
ETSI EN 301 489-1 V2.2.3
ETSI EN 301 489-5 V3.2.1
EN 61850-3:2014
Product SafetyEN 62368-1:2014 + A11:2017
RF health safetyEN 62311:2008
Electric power substations
environment
IEEE 1613:2009
IEEE 1613.1:2013
EN 61850-3:2014
Hazardous locationsEN 60079-0:2012
EN 60079-11:2012
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 qualificationEN 60068-2-27:2010
IP ratingEN 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: 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. 9.4: Power consumption for 24 Vdc

Tx Power consumptionRipEX2-1RipEX2-3, RipEX2-4
    @24Vdc [W]Min.Typ.Max.Min.Typ.Max.
FSK 20 dBm RMS121415121415
FSK 40 dBm RMS273340314055
QAM 24 dBm PEP121314121314
QAM 40 dBm PEP242630242940

Rx Power consumptionRipEX2
    @24Vdc [W] 
RipEX2 8.3 W
+Ethernet +0.1 W @ 10BaseT
+0.12 W @ 100BaseT
+0.5 W @ 1000BaseT
per Eth interface with connected equipment
+1st COM+0.2 W
+GNSS+0.15 W
+2nd COM+0.1 W
+LTERx +0.3, Tx +3 W
+SFP module typ.+1 W

Tab. 9.5: Cellular interface (optional)

Cellular interface (optional)

Frequency bands for expansion board ‘E’ Cellular

4G 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 XPYTOBYL210
TAC 35225506

Frequency bands for expansion board ‘P’ Cellular

4G 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 XPYTOBYL280
TAC 35850306

Frequency bands for expansion board ‘A’ Cellular

4G 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 XPYTOBYL200
TAC 35225406
SpecificationANT1, ANT2 – space diversity
(on rear panel)
2× SMA Antenna
4G 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

Tab. 9.6: Sensitivity

Modulation2CPFSK4CPFSKDPSKπ/4DQPSKD8PSK16DEQAM64QAM256QAM
Channel spacingSensitivity [dbm] @ BER 10-6, FEC 3/4 (2/3 QAM64
and QAM256)
6.25-119-116-116-115-111-106-104-100
12.5-117-114-114-113-108-103-101-97
25-115-112-112-111-106-101-99-95
50xx-109-108-103-98-96-92
100xx-106-105-100-95-93-89
150xx-104-103-98-93-91-87
200xx-103-102-97-92-90-86
250xx-102-101-96-93-89-85
300xx-100-99-94-91-87-83
 Sensitivity [dbm] @ BER 10-2 (ETSI 80% PSR eqv.), FEC 3/4 (2/3 QAM64
and QAM256)
6.25-123-121-122-121-119-116-116-109
12.5-120-119-119-118-116-112-112-106
25-118-117-117-116-113-110-110-104
50xx-114-113-110-107-107-101
100xx-112-111-108-104-104-99
150xx-110-109-106-102-102-97
200xx-109-108-105-101-101-96
250xx-107-106-103-100-100-94
300xx-106-105-101-98-98-93

9.1.  Detailed radio channel parameters

Tab. 9.7: Channel spacing 6.25 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]6.25
Occupied BW limit [kHz]55
Modulation typeFSKQAM
RipEX 1 “Mode”FCC, CEFCC
Baudrate [kBaud]2.604.34
RipEX2 ComplianceFCC, ISEDFCC, ISED

6.25 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[kHz]
OBW limit
[kHz]
Baudrate 2.60 kBaud
2.60 2CPFSK 3K60F1DBN3.605
5.21 4CPFSK 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

6.25 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6
RX sensitivity, Baudrate 2.60 kBaud
2.601.953/42CPFSK-122.5-121.0-119.0
2.602.60Off2CPFSK-122.0-120.0-117.0
5.213.913/44CPFSK-121.0-119.0-116.0
5.215.21Off4CPFSK-120.0-117.5-114.0
RX sensitivity, Baudrate 4.34 kBaud
4.343.263/4DPSK-122.0-120.5-116.0
4.344.34OffDPSK-121.5-119.5-114.0
8.686.513/4π/4-DQPSK-121.0-119.5-115.0
8.688.68Offπ/4-DQPSK-120.0-118.0-112.0
13.029.773/4D8PSK-118.5-116.0-110.5
13.0213.02OffD8PSK-115.5-112.0-105.5
17.3613.023/416DEQAM-115.5-112.0-106.0
17.3617.36Off16DEQAM-112.5-109.5-102.5
26.0417.362/364QAM-115.5-111.5-103.5
26.0419.533/464QAM-112.5-109.0-102.0
26.0421.705/664QAM-111.5-106.5-99.5
26.0426.04Off64QAM-108.5-104.0-96.5
34.7223.152/3256QAM-109.0-106.0-100.0
34.7226.043/4256QAM-108.0-104.5-98.0
34.7228.945/6256QAM-106.0-103.0-96.0
34.7234.72Off256QAM-104.0-100.0-94.5

Tab. 9.8: Channel spacing 12.5 kHz

Channel spacing [kHz]12.5
Occupied BW limit [kHz]111112.5
Modulation typeFSKQAM
RipEX 1 “Mode”FCC, CEFCCCE
Baudrate [kBaud]5.218.6810.42
RipEX2 ComplianceREDREDRED
FCC, ISEDFCC, ISED

12.5 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[kHz]
OBW limit
[kHz]
Baudrate 5.21 kBaud
5.21 2CPFSK 7K50F1DBN7.011.0
10.42 4CPFSK 7K50F1DDN7.011.0
Baudrate 8.68 kBaud
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
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

12.5 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
RX sensitivity, Baudrate 5.21 kBaud
5.213.913/42CPFSK-120-119-117-7
5.215.21Off2CPFSK-120-118-115-10
10.427.813/44CPFSK-119-117-114-11
10.4210.42Off4CPFSK-118-115-112-6
RX sensitivity, Baudrate 10.42 kBaud
10.427.813/4DPSK-119-118-114-6.5
10.4210.42OffDPSK-119-117-112-5
20.8315.623/4π/4-DQPSK-118-117-113-9
20.8320.83Offπ/4-DQPSK-117-115-110-10
31.2523.443/4D8PSK-116-113-108-12
31.2531.25OffD8PSK-113-109-103-14
41.6731.253/416DEQAM-112-109-103-16
41.6741.67Off16DEQAM-109-106-99-18.5
62.5041.672/364QAM-112-108-101-16
62.5046.883/464QAM-110-106-99-19
62.5052.085/664QAM-109-104-97-20
62.5062.50Off64QAM-105-101-94-22.5
83.3355.562/3256QAM-106-103-97-21
83.3362.503/4256QAM-105-102-95-22
83.3369.445/6256QAM-103-100-93-24
83.3383.33Off256QAM-100-97-90-28.5

Tab. 9.9: Channel spacing 25 kHz

Channel spacing[kHz]25
Occupied BW limit[kHz]1416162025
Modulation typeFSKQAM
RipEX 1 “Mode”  CENarrowFCCCE
Baudrate [kBaud]8.6810.4213.8917.3620.83
RipEX2 ComplianceREDREDREDREDRED
FCC, ISEDFCC, ISEDFCC, ISEDFCC, ISED

25 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[kHz]
OBW limit
[kHz]

Baudrate 8.68 kBaud

8.682CPFSK13K5F1DBN13.5

14

17.364CPFSK12K2F1DDN12.214
Baudrate 10.42 kBaud
10.422CPFSK 15K5F1DBN15.516
20.834CPFSK 15K5F1DDN15.516
Baudrate 13.89 kBaud
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
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
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

25 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
Rx sensitivity Baudrate 10.42
10.427.813/42CPFSK-118-117-115-6
10.4210.42Off2CPFSK-118-116-113-7
20.8315.633/44CPFSK-117-115-112-10
20.8320.83Off4CPFSK-115-113-109-6
Rx sensitivity Baudrate 20.83
20.8315.623/4DPSK-117-116-112-6
20.8320.83OffDPSK-117-115-110-6
41.6631.253/4π/4-DQPSK-116-115-111-9
41.6641.66Offπ/4-DQPSK-115-113-108-10
62.4946.873/4D8PSK-113-111-106-12
62.4962.49OffD8PSK-110-107-101-14.5
83.3362.493/416DEQAM-110-107-101-16
83.3383.33Off16DEQAM-108-105-98-18.5
125.0083.332/364QAM-110-106-99-16
125.0093.753/464QAM-108-104-97-19
125.00104.175/664QAM-107-102-95-20
125.00125.00Off64QAM-104-99-92-22.5
166.67111.112/3256QAM-104-101-95-21
166.67125.003/4256QAM-103-100-93-22
166.67138.895/6256QAM-101-98-91-24
166.67166.67Off256QAM-98-95-88-28.5

Tab. 9.10: Channel spacing 50 kHz

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

50 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[kHz]
OBW limit
[kHz]
Baudrate 34.72 kBaud
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
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

50 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
Baudrate 41.67 kBaud
41.6731.25 3/4 DPSK -114-113-109-7
41.6741.67Off DPSK -114-112-107-7
83.3362.503/4 π/4-DQPSK -113-112-108-10
83.3383.33Off π/4-DQPSK -112-110-105-11
125.0093.753/4 D8PSK -110-108-103-13
125.00125.00Off D8PSK -107-104-98-15
166.67125.003/4 16DEQAM -107-104-98-17
166.67166.67Off 16DEQAM -105-102-95-19
250.00166.672/364QAM-107-103-96-17
250.00187.503/4 64QAM -105-101-94-20
250.00208.335/664QAM-104-99-92-21
250.00250.00Off 64QAM -101-96-89-23
333.33222.222/3256QAM-101-98-92-22
333.33250.003/4 256QAM -100-97-90-23
333.33277.785/6256QAM-98-95-88-25
333.33333.33Off 256QAM -95-92-85-31

Tab. 9.11: Channel spacing 100 kHz

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

100 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[kHz]
OBW limit
[kHz]
Baudrate 69.44 kBaud
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

100 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
Baudrate 69.44 kBaud
69.4452.08 3/4 DPSK -112-110-106-7
69.4469.44Off DPSK -111-109-104-7
138.89104.173/4 π/4-DQPSK -111-109-105-10
138.89138.89Off π/4-DQPSK -110-108-102-11
208.33156.253/4 D8PSK -108-105-100-13
208.33208.33Off D8PSK -105-101-95-15
277.78208.333/4 16DEQAM -104-101-95-17
277.78277.78Off 16DEQAM -102-99-92-19
416.66277.782/364QAM-104-100-93-17
416.66312.503/4 64QAM -102-98-91-20
416.66347.225/664QAM-101-96-89-21
416.66416.66Off 64QAM -98-93-86-23
555.55370.372/3256QAM-99-95-89-22
555.55416.663/4 256QAM -98-94-86-23
555.55462.965/6256QAM-96-92-85-25
555.55555.55Off 256QAM -93-89-83-31

Tab. 9.12: Channel spacing 150 kHz

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

150 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[kHz]
OBW limit
[kHz]
Baudrate 115.74 kBaud
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

150 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
Baudrate 115.74 kBaud
115.7486.71 3/4 DPSK -110-108-104-7
115.74115.74Off DPSK -109-107-102-7
231.48173.613/4 π/4-DQPSK -109-107-103-10
231.48231.48Off π/4-DQPSK -108-106-100-11
347.22260.423/4 D8PSK -106-103-98-13
347.22347.22Off D8PSK -103-99-93-15
462.96347.223/4 16DEQAM -102-99-93-17
462.96462.96Off 16DEQAM -100-97-90-19
694.45462.962/364QAM-102-98-91-17
694.45520.833/4 64QAM -100-96-89-20
694.45587.715/664QAM-99-94-87-21
694.45694.45Off 64QAM -96-91-84-23
925.93617.292/3256QAM-97-93-87-22
925.93694.453/4 256QAM -96-92-84-23
925.93771.615/6256QAM-94-90-83-25
925.93925.93Off 256QAM -91-87-81-31

Tab. 9.13: Channel spacing 200 kHz

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

200 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[kHz]
OBW limit
[kHz]
Baudrate 138.89 kBaud
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

200 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
Baudrate 138.89 kBaud
138.89104.17 3/4 DPSK -109-107-103-7
138.89138.89Off DPSK -108-106-101-7
277.78208.333/4 π/4-DQPSK -108-106-102-10
277.78277.78Off π/4-DQPSK -107-105-99-11
416.67312.503/4 D8PSK -105-102-97-13
416.67416.67Off D8PSK -102-98-92-15
555.55416.673/4 16DEQAM -101-98-92-17
555.55555.55Off 16DEQAM -99-96-89-19
833.33555.552/364QAM-101-97-90-17
833.33625.003/4 64QAM -99-95-88-20
833.33694.455/664QAM-98-93-86-21
833.33833.33Off 64QAM -95-90-83-23
1111.11740.742/3256QAM-96-92-86-22
1111.11833.333/4 256QAM -95-91-83-23
1111.11925.935/6256QAM-93-89-82-25
1111.111111.11Off 256QAM -90-86-80-31

Tab. 9.14: Channel spacing 250 kHz

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

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

250 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
Baudrate 208.33 kBaud
208.33156.253/4DPSK-107-106-102-7
208.33208.33OffDPSK-107-105-100-7
416.67312.503/4π/4-DQPSK-106-105-101-10
416.67416.67Offπ/4-DQPSK-105-103-98-11
625.00468.753/4D8PSK-103-101-96-13
625.00625.00OffD8PSK-100-97-91-15
833.33625.003/416DEQAM-100-97-93-17
833.33833.33Off16DEQAM-98-95-88-19
1250.00833.332/364QAM-100-96-89-17
1250.00937.503/464QAM-98-94-88-20
1250.001041.675/664QAM-97-92-86-21
1250.001250.00Off64QAM-96-91-84-23
1388.891111.112/3256QAM-94-91-85-22
1388.891250.003/4256QAM-93-90-83-23
1388.891388.895/6256QAM-91-88-81-25

Tab. 9.15: Channel spacing 300 kHz

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

300 kHz
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
ModulationEmission codeOBW
[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

300 kHz
ClassificationSensitivity [dBm]Co-Channel
Rejection
Ratio
Modulation rate
[kb/s]
Bitrate
[kb/s]
FECModulationBER 10-2BER 10-3BER 10-6[dB]
Baudrate 260.42 kBaud
260.42195.313/4DPSK-106-104-100-7
260.42260.42OffDPSK-105-103-98-7
520.83390.633/4π/4-DQPSK-105-103-99-10
520.83520.83Offπ/4-DQPSK-104-102-96-11
781.25585.943/4D8PSK-101-99-94-13
781.25781.25OffD8PSK-99-95-89-15
1041.67781.253/416DEQAM-98-95-91-17
1041.671041.67Off16DEQAM-96-93-86-19
1562.501041.672/364QAM-98-94-87-17
1562.501171.883/464QAM-96-92-86-20
1562.501302.095/664QAM-95-90-84-21
1562.501562.50Off64QAM-92-87-81-23
1736.111388.892/3256QAM-93-89-83-22
1736.111562.503/4256QAM-91-88-81-23
1736.111736.115/6256QAM-90-86-79-25

9.2. Recommended MSE thresholds

Tab. 9.16: MSE

Recommended MSE thresholds
ModulationFECMean 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