3rd Generation POV compact camera CV343-CSB/CS with improved video performance. New state of the art 1/3-inch high speed sensor with 2.5 Megapixels of clear, crisp video capture through full sized 3G/HD-SDI (BNC) outputs at resolutions of 1920x1080i, 1920x1080p, 1280x720p & frame-rates of 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25 fps. RS485 connect-ability offers remote camera control communication via SONY VISCA or PELCO protocols. Low light sensitive

CV343-CSB / CS

Full-HD (3G-SDI) Compact Broadcast POV Camera (CS mount)

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Full-HD 3G-SDI Compact Broadcast POV Camera with CS mount
Full-HD 3G-SDI POV Camera with VS-M226-A Fujinon CS Varifocal Lens
CV343-CSB camera with
VS-M226-A Fujinon CS Vari-Focal Lens

MORE LENS OPTIONS
  • 2.5 Megapixel 1/3-inch CMOS Sensor
  • CS/C Mount with DC-Auto Iris (lens sold separately)
  • CV343-CSB: 1920x1080p59.94/29.97, 1920x1080i59.94, 1280x720p59.94/29.97fps
    CV343-CS: 1920x1080p60/50/30/25, 1920x1080i60/50, 1280x720p60/50/30/25fps
  • 3G/HD-SDI (BNC) & CVBS (BNC) built into rear panel
  • Captures sharp & vivid color images as 0.2 lux (low light sensitive)
  • New WDR function supports high speed & high sensitivity to various light sources
  • OSD Menu Joystick & RS-485 connectable (Pelco/Visca Protocols)
  • Stepped (Red/Blue) Gain Control, Gamma, and Shutter adjust

Camera Control Software

free POV Camera Control Software

Marshall Electronics 3rd Generation CV343-CSB/CS improves on all aspects of video performance. Utilizing a new state of the art 1/3-inch high speed sensor packing 2,476,296 pixels (2.5 Megapixels) of clear, crisp video capture through full sized 3G/HD-SDI (BNC) outputs at resolutions of 1920x1080i, 1920x1080p, 1280x720p & frame-rates of 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25 fps. New proprietary pixel technology offers the lowest noise ratio on the market today capturing sharp, vivid color images in very low light conditions, as low as 0.05 lux. Industry leading low power consumption draws very low power in full 1920x1080p60/59.94/50fps modes. New CV343-CSB/CS Pro-Series POV Cameras continue to offer Field-of-View flexibility with interchangeable CS/C mount Varifocal lenses and convenience of HD-SDI outputs maintaining a broadcast standard for POV camera applications. New RS485 connect-ability offers remote camera control communication via SONY VISCA or PELCO protocols.


CV343-CSB applications:

• Broadcast Television • Professional Sports • College Sports • OB Vans/Trucks • Concert & Studio Music Video • Reality TV • Performing Arts • Culinary Shows • Car TV Shows • Hidden Camera Shows • International Racing Circuits • Off-road Racing • Horse Racing • House of Worship • POV Video Shots


Audio Web Conferencing with MXL
CV502/CV343 specifications
Sensor Image Sensor 1/3" Progressive CMOS (Approx. 2.1 mega)
Scanning System 16:9 Progressive
Sync. System Internal
Effective Pixel 1920(H) x 1080(V)
Min. Illumination 0.2 Lux (Color), 0.1 Lux (Black/White), 0.005 Lux(DSS on)
Horizontal Resolution 1000TVL
Optics Lens CV502 comes with 3.7mm (M12 mount) - interchangeable
CV343 (CS/C mount w/ DC-Auto Iris) - variable lens options
Functions Back Light Compensation WDR (Wide Dynamic Range)/BLC (Back Light Compensation), HLC (High Light Compensation)
Exposure Auto / Manual
White Balance Auto (3,000°K~8,000°K) / ATW (1,900°K~11,000°K) / Manual
Day & Night System AGC (Automatic Gain Control) / True Day/Night auto switch based on light environment (auto/manual) (ICR)
Electronic Shutter NTSC: 1/30~1/30000,
PAL:
1/25~1/30000, DSS( ~X64)
Functions Privacy Mask, Image Mirror, 3DNR, Flicker-less, Sharpness, Defog, DIS (Digital Image stabilizer), NegArt, Freeze, B&W
Video Outputs 3G-SDI (+optional Audio) 
HD-SDI (+optional Audio) 
SMPTE 424M(2.97Gbps):
1920x1080p @ 59.94fps (-MB/-CSB) or
1920x1080p @ 50/60fps (-M/-CS)
SMPTE 292M(1.485Gbps):
1920x1080p @ 29.97 (-MB/-CSB) or 25/30 (-M/-CS)
1920x1080i @ 59.94 (-MB/-CSB) or 50/60fps (-M/-CS)
1280x720p @ 59.94/29.97fps (-MB/CSB) or 50/60 (-M/-CS)
CVBS (BNC) Composite-CVBS (BNC): 700TVL NTSC/PAL
Control Interface RS-485 PELCO-P/D, SONY-VISCA protocol
8 bits data, 1 stop bit, no parity, 2400~115200bps
General Operation Temperature -10°C ~ 50°C
Power Input 12VDC (7V to 15VDC)
Power consumption Max 6W
Dimensions CV343: 60(W) x 57(H) X 45(D) mm
CV502: 37(W) X 37(H) X 35(D)mm
Weight (Net) CV343: Approx. 160g
CV502: Approx. 140g
Touchscreen RCP Camera Control

CV-RCP-100

Touchscreen RCP Camera Control
Remote adjust & match cameras via RS485

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Compact Weatherproof Camera Housing with Fan and Heater

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Compact Weatherproof Camera Housing with Fan & Heater

Additional Lens Options for CV343-CSB / CV343-CS


FUJINON - 3 Megapixel Day and Night Vari-Focal 1/3”, DC Auto Iris
Part No. MegaPixel Focal Length F-Stop Mount
Type
Sensor Size 1/3” Sensor AOV Range Hor. x Vert., Widest / Tele Filters
FUJINON
VS-M226-A
3MP 2.2~6mm F1.3 CS mount w/ DC Auto-Iris 1/3” Wide:
131°(H) x 75°(V), Tele:
49°(H) x 28°(V)
Neutral Density
FUJINON
VS-M1550-A
3MP 15~50mm F1.5 Wide:
18°(H) x 13°(V), Tele:
5°(H) x 4°(V)

CS Mount Varifocal Lenses with DC Auto Iris
Part No. Focal Length Relative Aperture Auto-Iris Sensor Size Mount AOV(H)
VS-M246-2 2.4~6mm F1.6 YES 1/3” CS 90°~45°
VS-M2812A 2.8~12mm F1.4 YES 1/3” CS 82°~25°
VS-M550-3 5.0~50mm F1.4 YES 1/3” CS 50°~5.5°
V-4604-CS-IRC 4.0mm F2.0 NO 1/3” CS 62°
V-4606-CS-IRC 6.0mm F2.0 NO 1/3” CS 44°
V-4608-CS-IRC 8.0mm F2.0 NO 1/3” CS 34°
V-4612-CS-IRC 12mm F2.0 NO 1/3” CS 25°
Full-HD  mini 3G-SDI  Compact Broadcast POV Camera with CS mount

Camera Control Application

  1. Download Camera Control Program HERE
  2. Use USB to RS485/RS422 Converter (sold separately)
  3. Use cat5 or 24AWG twisted-pair wire (sold separately)
  4. Connect cable from RS485(+) terminal on Camera to T/R (+) on USB/RS485 converter
  5. Connect cable from RS485(-) terminal on Camera to T/R (-) on USB/RS485 converter
  6. Plug USB cable from USB/RS485 converter into USB port on Laptop or Computer (note ComPort#)
  7. Open up CamControl Program and match Serial Port to corresponding ComPort# used
  8. Select Baudrate in CamControl Program and match it in Camera OSD Menu under DISPLAY CONTROL > BAUDRATE
  9. Select Camera Address in CamControl Program and match it in Camera OSD Menu under DISPLAY CONTROL > CAM ID
  10. Select Open in CamControl Program
  11. Test connection by pushing MENU in lower right of CamControl Program - OSD Menu should come up on video signal
  12. Commands can also be sent without using OSD Menu
Camera Control Application Software