Decimator Multi-Definition Converter

$55.00 per day
$165 per week
What You Get
  • Converter
  • Power Supply
  • 2 - 25ft BNC Cables
  • Manual
  • Case

Product Description

The Decimator Design MD-DUCC (“Duck”) 3D/HD/SD-SDI Multi-Definition Cross Converter is designed to provide true up/down/cross-conversion between all video formats. The converter auto detects 26 formats of 3G, HD, or SD and will convert any video format/frame rate to any other video format/frame rate.

The Duck offers complete 16:9, 14:9 and 4:3 aspect ratio conversion support with individual selection for HD to HD, HD to SD, SD to HD and SD to SD conversions. Full 16-Channel Audio metering is also available with any of the four audio groups individually selectable; vertical or horizontal bars; and AES, VU, extended VU, BBC, EBU, DIN and NORDIC scales. Here’s a complete list of the unit’s many features:

  • Converter
  • Power Supply
  • 2 – 25ft BNC Cables
  • Manual
  • Case


  • 3G:SMPTE 424M@2.97 and 2.967Gb/s
  • HD:SMPTE 292M/274M/296M@1.485 and 1.435Gb/s
  • SD:SMPTE 259M@270Mb/s
  • (3G/HD/SD)-SDI 10-bit
  • Conditional Maximum Equalization cable length of 400M for SDI, 200M for HD-SDI and 100M 3G-SDI using Belden 1694A
  • HDMI
  • 1 x (3G/HD/SD)-SDI Active Loop-Through
  • (3 x CVBS) / (Y, Pb, Pr) / (G, B, R) / (CVBS, Y & C)
  • AES 1 / Unbalanced Analogue Audio – Left
  • AES 2 / Unbalanced Analogue Audio – Right
  • +5V to +24V DC, ~5 Watts
  • Positive Center Pin
  • Power
  • Signal lock


  • 3.5″ x 2.8″ x 0.9″ (90 x 123 x 23mm)